Installing Extensions in Flogo Enterprise

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  • Activities/Actions: Implementation logic that you can use inside your Flogo flows.
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  • Flogo Open Source Extensions: These are the extensions developed by the Community and that is usually stored in GitHub repositories or any other control version system that is publicly available.
  • TIBCO Flogo Enterprise Custom Extensions: These are the equivalent extensions to Flogo OpenSource Extensions but build to be used in TIBCO Flogo Enterprise or TIBCO Cloud Integration (iPaaS from TIBCO) and that follows the requirements defined by Flogo Enterprise Documentation and provides a little more configuration options about how this is displayed in UI.

Installation using TIBCO Web UI

We’re going to cover in this article how to work with all of them in our environment and you’re going to see that the procedure is pretty much the same but the main difference is how to get the deployable object.

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  • trigger: Folder that is grouping all different triggers that are available in this repository.
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  • activity.go: Holds all the programming code in Go to build the capability the activity exposes.
  • activity_test.go : Holds all tests the activity has to be ready to be used by other developers and users.

Using CLI to Install

Also, If we’re using the Flogo CLI we can still install it using directly the URL to the activity folder without needed to provide the zip file. To do that we need to enable Installer Manager using the following command:

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Installer Manager usage menu
  • Uninstall: Uninstall Flogo Enterprise, Flogo Connectors, Services from the current installation directory.
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TIBCO Connector installation using Install Manager CLI
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OSS Extension Installation using Install Manager CLI

PSG Senior Architect at TIBCO Software with a focus on Cloud Development, Event Processing and Enterprise Integration

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