Deploying BOSH Add-Ons
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This documentation explains how to deploy optional BOSH Add-ons as a part of installing the Pivotal Cloud Foundry (PCF) platform.
BOSH Add-ons are optional platform extensions that you deploy with BOSH rather than installing them as Ops Manager tiles.
Pivotal recommends installing BOSH Add-ons immediately after deploying BOSH and Ops Manager, before you use Ops Manager to add tiles to the platform.
Open-source BOSH Add-ons include a syslog forwarder, a custom SSH login banner, and a tool for adding SSH users.
See Deploying Software with BOSH for an overview of the BOSH deployment process.
IPsec Add-on for PCF secures data transmissions inside PCF following IPSec standards.
ClamAV Add-on for PCF logs PCF internal antivirus protection activity, to demonstrate to auditors that it complies with industry standards and government regulations.
File Integrity Monitoring Add-on for PCF (FIM) logs PCF internal file integrity monitoring activity, to demonstrate to auditors that it complies with industry standards and government regulations.