What is Hiera in puppet?

Sharad Jaiswal
Sharad Jaiswal

Posted On: Mar 14, 2020

 

In Puppet, Hiera is a powerful way to store (class parameter) data outside the pp files. It also stores this data in an efficient hierarchical way so to reduce program duplication. Hiera is especially beneficial when you want to declare a class that needs a lot of class parameters.

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