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Unsupported PE versions - As noted on our support lifecycle policy, when tickets are opened on PE versions that are no longer in mainstream or limited support mode, the ticket will be responded to with “commercially reasonable” effort and resources. Customers are always encouraged to be in production on either an LTS (long term support) or currently supported version of PE.
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Third-party integrations - Integration points (APIs, Termini, etc) with third party products on the Puppet side of the solution are covered by the agreement. The third party side of integration issues between the Puppet Software and applicable Third Party Software is not.
Support obligations - Puppet is not obligated to provide Support Services when: (i) the Puppet Software has been changed, modified or damaged; (ii) the issue is caused by Company’s negligence, misuse of software or hardware, hardware malfunction or other causes other than the Puppet Software; (iii) the issue is caused by hardware, third-party software or infrastructure; or (iv) the version of the Puppet Software is not a currently supported version, as determined by Puppet’s announced policies regarding the support of such versions.