What are the resource requirements of the Saasyan Tempus virtual appliance?

The Saasyan Tempus virtual appliance requires one vCPU, 2GB RAM and 16GB HDD.

What server virtualisation platforms are supported for Saasyan Tempus?

Saasyan Tempus virtual appliances are available for VMware vSphere, Microsoft Hyper-V, and Linux KVM environments.

What are the integration points?

Saasyan Tempus requires access to the school’s Microsoft 365 / Azure AD environment and read-only access to a database table/view that provides it with the following dataset from the school management system:

User_ID: A unique ID identifying the student/teacher
Username: AD login name of the student/teacher
Period: The period name
Date: Date of the timetable entry
Start_Time: Start time of the timetable entry
End_Time: End time of the timetable entry
Classcode (or equivalent): Class Code
Teachercode (or equivalent): Teacher Code
Classroomcode (or equivalent): Classroom Code

How is Saasyan Tempus licensed?

Saasyan Tempus is licensed per named user per year.

What are the resource requirements of the Saasyan Assure virtual appliance?

The Saasyan Assure virtual appliance requires two vCPUs, 6GB RAM and 32GB HDD.

What types of web access rules are supported?

Web access rules can be used to ‘allow’ access to a base URL or a web category whereas ‘deny’ rules can be used to deny access to a base URL, a web category or the whole Internet.

Can data be exported to Excel or PDF?

Yes, users with appropriate permissions can export the data to Excel (CSV) or to a PDF.

Does Assure capture a backup of the PAN config before adding the override rules?

Yes, a backup is captured automatically before and after an override rule creation.

How do teachers (or others) get notified when an alert rule is triggered?

Teachers or any nominated email address will receive an alert email depending on the alert notification setting. Alerts can be sent immediately, relative to the cohort, recurring or as a daily email digest. Please see the Assure documentation for further details.

Can we obtain a copy for archival purposes?

Yes, data can be exported on demand at a rate of $5 per GB exported.