Resilience Engineering and Strange Loops

My notes and takeaways from a long read on anomalies and system complexity called the STELLA Report from the SNAFUcatchers Workshop on Coping With Complexity, 2017. Via Matt. This paper is one of the best I’ve read in a while. Many lessons here match my experiences developing—and breaking—software for WordPress. I gained new insight into adaptive mental models, how best to … Continue reading Resilience Engineering and Strange Loops

Fire Suppression System

A dilemma to consider. Should we... Let the fires rage while we build a fire suppression system. Or... Continue to fight the fires while dreaming about a fire suppression system that we'll build someday.