Deutschherrnstraße 15-19
90429 Nürnberg

+49 911 92885-0
+49 911 92885-77

Send a message

Our Customers

Immobilien Scout 24

Immobilien Scout 24

Icinga Consulting

Puppet Enterprise & Open Source Compared

Puppet Open Source

Puppet Open Source is a flexible and highly adaptable framework that helps administrators by their completing daily, repetitive tasks for them. For more information, see: Puppet Features.

The open source version of Puppet is licensed under Apache 2.0 and can be downloaded for free from Puppet Labs.

Which version is best for you?

The table below compares both commercial and open source versions to help you decide which of them best meets your needs.

Features Puppet Open Source Puppet Enterprise
Graphical User Interface Foreman
Provisioning - Amazon EC2
Provisioning - VMware VMs Foreman
Configuration Management - Discovery & Cloning Foreman
Configuration Management - Operating systems
Configuration Management - User accounts Foreman
Configuration Management - Applications
1000+ ready-to-use configurations on Puppet Forge
Orchestration - Task automation Foreman
Compliance - Automatic auditing of configurations Foreman
Role-based access management – Now with external authentication support Foreman
Unified cross-platform installer for all components Build from sources
Support - Web & Community
Support - Optional 24x7x365 NETWAYS support NETWAYS Support contracts
Support - Defined SLA NETWAYS Support contracts
Assured upgrade and maintenance path NETWAYS Support contracts

We love open source

We only use Puppet open source and with foreman we can build enterprise environments in every size and shape.