Deploy and register FM plugin

To use a Fleet Manager (FM) plugin, it is required to first deploy the plugin and register it.

  1. Click on the "Apps" icon and select "Fleet Manager Plugin" . Select the FM plugin that you want to deploy. The "Application Details" menu opens.

  2. Click "Deployment" and choose either "Auto deployment" or "Deployment via CF CLI". Click "Start deployment". In case of manual deployment, proceed with the on screen instructions to deploy the plugin.

    The deployment steps for FM plugin remains same as that for CF apps. For more description, refer Download and deploy Cloud Foundry (CF) applications.

  3. After the successful deployment, click the "Registration" tab.

  4. Enter the app name and the description for the application and click "Register". The plugin is registered successfully.

NOTE

After the FM plugin is registered, the plugin will not be visible on Launchpad. Instead, it will be available as a tile in the "Extensions" window in Fleet Manager.

For steps to use FM plugin from Fleet Manager, refer the chapter Using FM plugin in Fleet Manager.