Garrett Honeycutt has been hacking *nix based systems and spreading the merits of open source software for over fifteen years. He began using Puppet in 2007 while building out a national carrier grade VoIP system. Previously he has worked on such things as building core internet infrastructure for an ISP, creating mobile media distribution platforms, and was as a Professional Services Engineer with Puppet Labs working with customers around the world helping them with Puppet, DevOps processes, and project management. Currently he consults, focusing on automating infrastructures and making sysadmins' lives easier.
Regularly presenting globally on Linux related topics, Garrett has had the opportunity to present at almost every US Linux Fest, PuppetNYC, NYCDevOps, SFODevOps, DevOpsDays (Bangalore and Melbourne), OSCON, Mail.ru's TechForum, LOAD, Cascadia IT Conf, LinuxCon EU, Flourish, GSLUG and CINLUG.