Release: Puppet Labs Puppet Enterprise 3.7

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Puppet Labs has released version 3.7 of its Puppet Enterprise. Puppet Enterprise is a Configuration Management platform using a model based, declarative approach build on top of Puppet which is an open source IT automation solution. Puppet Enterprise is a suite of products combining Puppet , a web console, provisioning tools and support.

The Puppet Enterprise version 3.7 software bundle consists of the following tools:

  • Puppet 3.7.1
  • PuppetDB 2.2.1
  • Facter 2.2.0
  • MCollective 2.6.0
  • Hiera 1.3.4
  • Dashboard 2.1.6


New functionality provided in version 3. 7, as detailed in the release notes:

  • Puppet server, built on JVM stack to replace Apache/Passenger Puppet master stack
  • Ability to add additional Puppet masters to large deployments
  • Rules-based node classifier, a new way to organize and configure nodes
  • Role Based Access Control
  • Ability to add additional ActiveMQ hubs and spokes
  • Full support for directory environments
  • Support script improvements
  • SLES 10 Agent Support
  • Security Fixes