Sign-ups for Capture the Flag (CTF), In-Person Labs & Virtual Self-Service Labs are now closed.
Please contact [email protected] with any questions.

Lectures and hands-on practice in sandbox environments

Gain invaluable insight into the ever-growing demands of the IT landscape through expert-led lectures and hands-on practice in custom lab environments.

Explore the many opportunities available to you below based on your attendance type (in-person or virtual).

Expand your skillset

There will be numerous learning and professional advancement opportunities at Converge 2022 for both in-person and virtual attendees.

Hands-On
Labs

In-Person Labs
Tanium expert-led lectures with opportunities for hands-on experience in custom-built environments. Intended for both new users and those looking to expand their existing Tanium skills and knowledge.

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Virtual Self-Service Labs
User-driven access to a select number of lab environments to explore at user’s own pace on November 15th and 16th. The format of the Virtual Self-Service Labs will include access to recorded lectures by Tanium experts, followed by access to the corresponding custom-built sandbox environments.

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Capture
the Flag

Capture the Flag (CTF)
A virtual competition where users leverage Tanium's biggest security module, Threat Response, and other Security and Risk Suite modules, to compete against other CTF teams to solve a variety of competitive challenges.

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Escape Room – NEW!
The top five CTF teams will exclusively qualify to compete in the inaugural Escape Room challenge at Converge 2022, which will consist of a series of challenges that participating teams must work through to advance through four custom Escape Room environments – all before the clock runs out!

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On-Site
Certification Exams

Tanium Certified Operator (TCO) Exam
Entry-level exam for Tanium certification beginners that serves to identify those who can demonstrate core foundational knowledge/skills of basic Tanium functionality.

Tanium Certified Administrator (TCA) Exam
Next-level certification exam for individuals looking to enhance their Tanium certifications portfolio or progress into Tanium Professional level certifications.

Tanium Certified Specialist Cloud Deployment (TCSCD) Exam
Advanced certification exam serving to validate an individual’s knowledge around qualifying, planning, setting up and operationalizing Tanium Cloud deployments.

This year’s collection of Labs has been tailored for Tanium users of all levels, interests and focus subsets. Lab sessions have been labeled with session tags to help you customize your learning experience to best fit your role, experience level and individual needs.

Beginner
Lab requires little to no Tanium experience (all attendees welcome).

Intermediate/Advanced
Lab requires a deeper understanding of the Tanium platform, its capabilities and various modules.

Beginner/Intermediate
Lab requires a basic understanding of Tanium and its capabilities.

Advanced
Lab requires an elevated understanding of the Tanium platform, its capabilities and modules, and/or the specific topic being discussed.

Intermediate
Lab requires a standard level of competency with using the Tanium platform and a basic knowledge of its capabilities.

 

Asset Discovery & Inventory
Track down every IT asset you own instantaneously.

Sensitive Data Monitoring
Index and monitor sensitive data globally in seconds.

Client Management
Automate operations from discovery to management.

Threat Hunting
Hunt for sophisticated adversaries in real time.

Risk & Compliance
Find and fix vulnerabilities at scale in seconds.

 

Security
Geared towards those with roles focusing on the evaluation and management of an organization's security risks and gaps, as well as the safety and privacy of corporate data and industry knowledge.

Operations
Geared towards those with roles focusing on the management of complete system lifecycles from installation and deployment, to provisioning and removing.

Administrator
Geared towards those with roles focusing on the management, maintenance and troubleshooting of platforms and/or systems, and the monitoring and remediation of uncovered health risks.

Risk
Geared towards those with roles focusing on threat and risk analysis, including measuring, identifying and mitigating security threats and risks within an organization.

Asset
Get a comprehensive inventory of hardware and software assets across your environment.

Enforce
Unified policy configuration management at scale.

Performance
Monitor, investigate, and remediate end-user performance issues quickly and at scale.

Comply
Identify vulnerability and compliance exposures within minutes across widely distributed infrastructures.

Integrity Monitor
Efficiently monitor file and registry changes, and simplify compliance at scale.

Risk
Create an accurate, real-time view of endpoint risk and perform guided remediation of your most critical problems.

Deploy
Quickly install, update or remove software across your environment.

Map
Discover and map complex, multi-tier application services and server dependencies.

Reveal
Locate and manage sensitive data across endpoints to mitigate exposure.

Discover
Find and take control of unmanaged endpoints across remote, on-premises, and cloud environments.

Patch
Simplify and accelerate patch management and compliance.

Threat Response
Investigate and respond to threats in real-time.

Tickets

Hands-On Labs, Capture the Flag and the TCO/TCA/TCSCD Certification Exams will be available to add-on to your registration based on your base ticket type (in-person or virtual). Click on each base ticket type below to review the applicable add-ons.

Base ticket:

Converge In-Person

$1,295 General Admission
  • Live keynotes
  • Live breakout sessions
  • Partner Pavilion
  • Networking opportunities & evening events
  • On-demand access to recordings after the event

Add-on:

In-Person Labs [CLOSED]

$495 General Admission
  • Up to eight (8) Labs total to take in-person at Converge
  • OR
  • Up to five (5) Labs total to take in-person at Converge + Capture the Flag (CTF) 
  • In-Person Tanium experts

Add-on:

On-Site Certification Exam

$125 TCO/TCSCD$150 TCA
  • Proctored Tanium Certified Operator (TCO) Exam, Tanium Certified Administrator (TCA) Exam -or- Tanium Certified Specialist Cloud Deployment (TCSCD) Exam to take on-site at Converge

Base ticket:

Converge Virtual

FREE General Admission
  • Live-streamed keynotes on November 15th and 16th
  • On-demand access to recordings after the event

Add-on:

Virtual Self-Service Labs [CLOSED]

$199 General Admission
  • Up to four (4) Labs to take virtually on November 15th and 16th
  • Capture the Flag (CTF) competition taking place virtually on November 14th

FAQs

Click to expand the FAQs related to the topic you choose. If you have any additional questions that aren't listed here, please contact the Converge Event Team.

How much does it cost to add Hands-On Labs to my Converge ticket?
Adding In-Person Labs to your Converge In-Person ticket costs $495.00 ($395.00 for verified government employees).

What is included with my In-Person Labs ticket?
The In-Person Labs ticket add-on awards registrants with choice of one of the below access options:

  • Up to eight (8) Labs total to take in-person at Converge
    • Nov. 14th: three (3) Labs
    • Nov. 16th: three (3) Labs
    • Nov. 17th: two (2) Labs
  • Up to five (5) Labs total to take in-person at Converge + Capture the Flag (CTF) 
    • Nov. 14th: Capture the Flag (CTF)
    • Nov. 16th: three (3) In-Person Labs
    • Nov. 17th: two (2) In-Person Labs


When do I need to confirm my Lab sessions by?
In-Person Lab signups will be available on a first-come, first-served basis until 5:00pm PT on Friday, October 21, 2022 or when the Lab’s capacity is reached, whichever comes first. This policy will also apply to those who register for Labs and wish to change their selections after completing their registration.

What is the cancellation policy?
If you can attend Converge but need to cancel In-Person Labs from your ticket, you can do so by contacting [email protected].

If you can no longer attend Converge or Hands-On Labs, you can cancel your registration by providing written notice to Tanium by emailing [email protected].

The Converge refund policy is as follows:

  • Cancellation on or before Sunday, October 2, 2022: Full refund of registration fee, less a $50.00 processing fee
  • Cancellation on or after October 3, 2022: Partial refund at Tanium’s sole discretion. 

If applicable, Tanium will refund the Registrant’s registration fees within sixty (60) days of receipt of the cancellation notice. No registration refunds will be provided other than through the process described here. 

Can I get  CEU credits once I complete an In-Person Lab?
Yes! All Hands-On Labs are CEU credit eligible. To receive credits, you will need to opt-in to being scanned into the Lab sessions you attend at Converge. You will then receive an email approximately one month after the event concludes with instructions on how to access your CEU credit certificates. 0.2 CEU credits will be awarded for every in-person Hands-On Lab completed.


Who can help me with questions related to Hands-On Lab content and offerings?
Questions about your Lab ticket and registration should be directed to [email protected]. For assistance with more detailed questions – such as Lab session content, the sandbox environments and which Labs might be best for you – please contact [email protected].

How much does it cost to add Virtual Self-Service Labs to my Converge ticket?
Virtual attendees can add Virtual Self-Service Labs to their Converge Virtual ticket for $199. This fee is applied in addition to the Converge Virtual base ticket cost.

What is included with my Virtual Self-Service Labs ticket?
The Virtual Self-Service Labs ticket add-on includes access to the following:

  • Up to (4) virtual self-service Labs to explore at your own pace on November 15th and 16th. (Lab format will include access to a recorded lecture provided by Tanium experts, followed by access to the corresponding custom-built sandbox environment.)
  • Capture the Flag (CTF) on November 14th (Pre-registration required).


When do I need to confirm my Virtual Self-Service Lab sessions by?
Virtual Self-Service Lab signups will be available on a first-come, first-served basis until 5:00pm PT on Friday, October 21, 2022 or when capacity is reached, whichever comes first. This policy will also apply to those who register for Labs and wish to make/change their individual Lab selections after completing their registration.

What is the cancellation policy?
If you no longer wish to take the Virtual Self-Service Labs, you can cancel them from your Converge Virtual registration by emailing [email protected]

The Converge refund policy is as follows:

  • Cancellation on or before Sunday, October 2, 2022: Full refund of registration fee, less a $50.00 processing fee.
  • Cancellation on or after October 3, 2022: Partial refund at Tanium’s sole discretion.  

If applicable, Tanium will refund the Registrant’s registration fees within sixty (60) days of receipt of the cancellation notice. No registration refunds will be provided other than through the process described here.  


Can I get CEU credits once I complete a Virtual Self-Service Lab?
Yes! Virtual attendees will be awarded 0.2 CEU credits per Virtual Self-Service Lab that they complete.

Who can help me with questions related to Hands-On Lab content and offerings?
Questions about your Virtual Self-Service Labs ticket and registration should be directed to [email protected]. For assistance with more detailed questions -- such as Lab session content, the sandbox environments and which Labs might be best for you -- please contact [email protected].

What is Capture the Flag (CTF)?
Capture the Flag (CTF) is a virtual competition where teams of Tanium users race to solve a variety of competitive challenges by leveraging various Tanium Security and Risk modules. Challenges include investigations and Threat Hunting on Windows and Linux, Lateral Movement, Persistence, PowerShell Attacks, Memory Analysis, Signals Analysis, Sensors and “Living off the Land Binaries and Scripts."

Are there any prizes for the winners of CTF?
Yes! The top five (5) CTF teams will exclusively qualify to participate in the inaugural Escape Room competition taking place virtually on the last day of Converge (November 17th). More information about the Escape Room can be found here

How do I sign up for CTF?
To sign-up for CTF, add either the In-Person Labs or Virtual Self-Service Labs add-on to your base ticket and indicate your interest in participating in CTF on the Session Selection page while registering. Note that if you are attending in-person, signing up for Capture the Flag (CTF) will prevent you from selecting any in-person Labs taking place at the same time as CTF on November 14th.

When do I need to sign-up for CTF by?
CTF will be open for sign-ups until 11:59pm PT on Sunday, October 9, 2022. After this date, new CTF sign-ups will not be permitted.

Who can best help me with questions related to CTF?
Questions related to CTF registrations and sign-ups should be emailed to [email protected]. Any questions regarding CTF challenges, CTF teams or the CTF lab environment should be sent to [email protected].

I signed up for CTF during registration. What happens next?
You will receive an email approximately six (6) weeks prior to Converge with instructions on how to confirm your CTF team captain, team name and team members. CTF teams will consist of up to four (4) team members total (including yourself) and all CTF team members must be registered for Capture the Flag (CTF) and possess an In-Person Labs or Virtual Self-Service Labs ticket. More information on the CTF process and important dates can be found here

What dates and times during Converge will I be able to take the TCO, TCA or TCSCD Certification Exam?
The TCO, TCA and TCSCD Certification Exams will be available to take on-site at Converge on November 14th, 15th, 16th and 17th. After registering for Converge with a Certification Exam add-on, you will be contacted by the Tanium Certifications Team with instructions on how to sign-up for the date and time when you will take the exam during Converge.

Which Certification Exams will be offered at Converge 2022?

 The below certification exams will be available to take on-site at Converge 2022:

  • Tanium Certified Operator (TCO) Exam
  • Tanium Certified Administrator (TCA) Exam
  • Tanium Certified Specialist Cloud Deployment (TCSCD) Exam


Can I take the TCA Certification Exam at Converge 2022?
You can take the TCA exam at Converge 2022 as long as you have taken and passed the Tanium Certified Operator (TCO) exam prior to registering for the TCA exam.

Can I take the 
Tanium Certified Specialist Cloud Deployment (TCSCD) exam at Converge 2022?
You can take the TCSCD exam at Converge 2022 as long as you have taken and passed the Tanium Certified Operator (TCO) exam prior to registering for the TCSCD exam.

When would I get the Certification Exam results if I take the exam at Converge 2022?
Results are available immediately. Candidates will receive a printout of their results after the exam. Successful candidates will not receive any additional information regarding exam results. Candidates who do not pass will receive additional information related to section level performance. Score reports are also available immediately via the Pearson VUE dashboard and should show up in your candidate profile in the Tanium Career Certifications portal within 48 hours of taking the exam.

How long do I get when I take the Certification Exam?
The Tanium Certified Operator (TCO) exam and Tanium Certified Specialist Cloud Deployment (TCSCD) exam are each 90 minutes long. The Tanium Certified Administrator (TCA) is 150 minutes long.

I can’t make it to Austin. Can I take the Certification Exam virtually?
This is a special testing event available only to Converge onsite attendees. Exam registration is always available via our two standard delivery options available at any time:

  • In-person at a testing center
  • OnVUE Online Proctoring


I already have a voucher to take a Tanium exam, can I use it at Converge?
Absolutely, as long as the voucher does not expire prior to November 17, 2022, it can be applied to your Certification Exam fees in your Converge 2022 registration. To use an existing voucher, contact [email protected].

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