The Philosophy of Salt

July 20, 2021

We all know Tom Hatch is the guy who created Salt. Salt is arguably one of the most powerful automation & configuration management platforms ever created. However, most of us don’t really understand what the philosophy behind the product was when it was created.

In this episode of The Hacks, Chunga talks with Tom about the thought process and decisions that made Salt so powerful. They also talk about “the children of Salt”!  These are the programs that were created throughout the evolution of Tom’s most successful creation. Listen now!

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