Some systems are too large to be understood entirely by any one human mind. They are composed of a diverse array of individual components capable of interacting with each other and adapting to a changing environment. As systems, they produce behavior that differs in kind from the behavior of their components. Tim Berglund discusses the emerging discipline of Complexity Theory that seeks to describe such phenomena previously encountered in biology, sociology, economics, and other disciplines. Beyond new ways of looking at ant colonies, fashion trends, and national economies, complexity theory promises powerful insights to software development. The Internetperhaps the most valuable piece of computing infrastructure of the present daymay fit the description of a complex
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Creator of the Pulse Continuous Integration Server, Jason Sankey, gives an introduction to Zutubi Pulse.
The first RC of Maven 3.0 is released; re-staging to occur while serious regressions are being reported.
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Bug fixes and new dependency graph for Maven 3.0 Beta 2 release.
Version 2.0 of the Hudson Mobi CI Client is released on the Android Market.
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