Oslo University College
“Often times, significant innovation doesn’t happen until people are willing to stay back and move away.”
The Cyborg Age
Mark Burgess is a theoretician and practitioner in information systems, focusing largely on distributed information infrastructure. He is known particularly for his work on Configuration Management and Promise Theory. Mark was the principal Founder of CFEngine, and is emeritus professor of Network and System Administration from Oslo University College. He has published literature on topics including physics, network and system administration, and fiction. He also maintains a blog on issues of science and IT industry concerns.