The Puppet ecosystem includes more than 40 open source projects, used by organizations around the globe. The projects range from testing tools to service frameworks to critical components for automating infrastructure management, such as executing one off tasks in a deployment workflow or hosting container images like Docker across the enterprise.
Sysadmins and developers who rely on Open Source Puppet choose the components they need to do their jobs from the open source projects associated with Puppet, plus more than 5,000 prebuilt modules available on the Puppet Forge. IT organizations using Puppet Enterprise have all the open source projects available to them, fully integrated for all their management needs, security-hardened and tuned for performance.
Here are some of the most commonly used open source projects in the Puppet ecosystem: