Holm Security Device Agent is a lightweight agent for devices ranging from laptops and desktops to server systems.
It's an agent-based service that runs on the device’s operating system for active vulnerability threat scanning and asset tracking.
OSQuery is an open-source application that is utilized as a dependency to collect and retrieve information about the operating system. OSQuery is running in parallel with Holm Security Device Agent in its own process (osqueryi.exe).
Holm Security Device Agent is installed as a background service on a given device’s operating system where it is started automatically when the system is booted. The application service is installed and runs in the context of the system.