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Schedule Import

Once the registered server has been configured:

  1. Navigate to Menu > Server Tasks (highlighted below) under the Automation section.

  2. In the Quick Find search box, type Tenable and click Apply.

  3. Click Edit (highlighted below) on the action for Tenable Import.

  4. Set the Schedule status to Enabled (default is disabled) and click Next.

  5. Click the Select the Server Name drop-down and select the previously configured registered server. Click Next.

  6. Schedule the frequency the Server Task should run and click Next. See Table 2 –Server Task Builder for a description of each option.

Table 2 –Server Task Builder

Server Task Builder Settings Description
Schedule Type Click the drop-down to select the frequency that log data will be collected from Options include: Hourly, Daily, Weekly, Monthly, Yearly, and Advanced. If “Advanced” is selected, you will be presented with the option to enter “Cron Syntax” instead of the scheduled start time.
Start Date The date that log collection will begin
End Date The date the log collection will end. To allow log collection to recur indefinitely, check the “No end date” radio button instead of setting an end date.
Schedule Click the drop-down to set the log collection to begin at a specific time by selecting “at”, or select “between” to have the log collection only run between a certain time period.
  1. Once the schedule is configured, you will be presented with a Summary of the server task. Verify all the settings are correct and click Save.

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