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4 months from now, the definition of #NoOps, and its utopia of a fully automated IT, will be 10 years old. Ten. The industry has made incredible progress in #automation but we are far, far away from that vision. I wrote a vendor-neutral post about why: https://t.co/vHnpAURkkC

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I wrote a vendor-neutral post for #CIO and direct reports wondering about the true state of #automation at the end of 2020 and its future:

#NoOps: Misguided Hopes, New Ideas, And Three Paths Towards An Attainable Future – Alessandro Perilli https://t.co/gI7RBY2nVJ https://t.co/odAi68K3DT

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“The pervasive lack of standardization alone turns #NoOps into an unattainable goal for almost everyone, at least as things stand in 2020. So how do you get as close to full IT #automation as you can in a pragmatic way?

https://t.co/gI7RBY2nVJ https://t.co/irQo6MUaco

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A huge EU customer asked about #NoOps. In an exec meeting, I told them it’s an unattainable goal for most orgs. The path towards complete #automation is tortuous. I wrote a vendor-neutral post about this topic as this is an important conversation to have:

https://t.co/gI7RBY2nVJ https://t.co/vojd2Tw6kc

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A customer asked about #NoOps. After the meeting, I decided to write a 20-pages (8,300 words) contrarian view on the subject and #Automation in general. For #CIO and directs.

NoOps: Misguided Hopes, New Ideas, And Three Paths Towards An Attainable Future
https://t.co/gI7RBY2nVJ https://t.co/5fTZ3VTxCO

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A customer asked about #NoOps. After the meeting, I decided to write a 20-pages (8,300 words) contrarian view on the subject and #Automation in general. For #CIO and directs.

NoOps: Misguided Hopes, New Ideas, And Three Paths Towards An Attainable Future
https://t.co/gI7RBY2nVJ https://t.co/QVrEByY4uQ

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It’s harder than you think to make #automation and #AI add value in a meaningful way.

“Walmart ended the partnership because it found different, sometimes simpler solutions that proved just as useful”

Walmart Scraps Plan to Have Robots Scan Shelves https://t.co/CBFXOCQSy0

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Many transformational technologies, from cloud to #automation to #AI, have disappointed #CIOs over the last 20y. I always say that it’s misguided expectations (fueled by us vendors, consulting, analysts, press). But what’s the metric that didn’t meet the expectation? It’s time.