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Load Default BYOI Plug-ins

To load a default bring your own ingest (BYOI) plug-in in Paragon Automation, we recommend that you have a multinode installation of Paragon Automation in proof of concept and production systems. You can enter the commands to load your BYOI default plug-in on your server that hosts the Paragon Automation application.
  1. Log into the primary node of the Paragon Automation server using your server credentials.
  2. Enter the following command. In Paragon Automation. The /var/local/healthbot directory has all the Paragon Insights-related files.
    user@primary-node#cd /var/local/healthbot
  3. Enter the following command to list the loaded default plug-ins.
    user@primary-node#sudo ./healthbot list-plugins -d
  4. Enter the following command to load a BYOI plug-in.

    sudo ./healthbot -v load-plugin -n plugin-name. For example, user@primary-node# sudo ./healthbot -v load-plugin -n tlive_kafka_oc.

    An authentication prompt appears.

  5. Enter your GUI login credentials for Paragon Automation.
    A CLI message confirms that the plug-in is successfully loaded.
    You can see the loaded default plug-in in the Paragon Automation GUI. The default plug-in appears as a new tab in the Default Plugins page (Configuration > Data Ingest > Settings).
After the plug-in is loaded successfully, you must create a new instance of the default plug-in in the Paragon Automation GUI and map the instance to existing device groups.