This is my first book. When Packt Publishing asked me to write a book about Puppet, I was surprised, flattered, and intrigued. The idea of sharing my experience about this wonderful tool was really attractive.
I have been using Puppet for seven years. I have loved it since the beginning.
I have seen a great community of people doing wonderful things with it, and I tried to credit as many people as possible, knowing that many worthy contributors have been forgotten.
I have assisted in its evolution and the tumultuous growth of the company behind it, Puppet Labs.
I have definitely not seen any attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion, but I think I have gathered enough experience about Puppet to have valuable things to write about ...