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TIBCO Nimbus™ Cloud Quick Start Guide

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12:30pm Sep 10, 2020

Getting Started

To login and access the TIBCO Nimbus™ Cloud service, you will need to install a plugin from Citrix that will allow you to launch a connection to the cloud service. Before you get started please make sure you have access to install programs locally to your machine. If you do not have access please contact your internal IT team who will be able to install the plugin for you. Please take note of the following KB Article which addressed issues with the latest versions of the Citrix Plugin:  https://support.tibco.com/s/article/SSL-error-47-connecting-to-Citrix-on...

If you have any issues installing or using the Citrix receiver please contact the Tibco Nimbus Support using the following address: https://support.tibco.com

Setting your password

If you are a first time user of the TIBCO Nimbus™ Cloud, you will be required to change your password on first login to the portal.

TIBCO Nimbus Cloud login Portal Password Complexity Requirements

To ensure you create a secure password, your password must follow the rules below:

Passwords must be at least eight characters in length.

Passwords must contain at least three of the following:

Uppercase characters (A to Z)

Lowercase characters (a to z)

Numbers (0 – 9)

Symbols, including: ! @ # $ % ^ & * – _ + = [ ] { } | \ : ‘ , . ? / ` ~ “ < > ( ) ;

When setting your password you will need to be aware of the following rules:

Passwords are valid for 60 days.

If an account is not used for 30 days, the account will automatically be disabled. (This only applies to Administrators and Authors.)

Please note:

If your TIBCO Nimbus™ Cloud welcome email states that your TIBCO Nimbus™ credentials are controlled by your company’s Active Directory then please note: The credentials provided will be for this portal only https://author.nimbus-cloud.com. Once logged in, every action that requires a password in TIBCO Nimbus™, or the TIBCO Nimbus™ Web Server, will require you to use the credentials supplied by your company administrators.

 

What is the Session time-out?

The Web Server has a session time-out of 20 minutes of in activity after which time you will be required to re-login to the Web Server.

Cloud application overview

What applications are available to you on the TIBCO Nimbus™ Cloud?

Once you log in, you will see a number of icons available to you:



Install information - The install information will allow you to check specific paths to your data as well as your build and version number and the webserver URL. 

Nimbus Author Client - The Author Client is a software application used to capture, analyse, report and extract process content.

User Area & Local Files - This section will allow you to open and access your user area which is used to transfer files to and from the cloud servers.

Nimbus Web Logs Utility - This Utility enables you to extract web page hit data and see what content is most utilized by users.