Mark Burgess is perhaps best known as the author of the popular configuration management software package CFEngine, but has also made important contributions to the theory of the field of automation and policy based management, including the idea of operator convergence and promise theory.
Mark is the author of numerous books, articles, and papers on topics from physics, Network and System Administration, to fiction. His new book is Thinking in Promises and which was the topic of last week and this week. The first podcast gave some history and background on the subject. while this podcast is more directed at applying the Promise Theory. A direct link to the first podcast: Designing through Promises.
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