What is ChatOps? And Why Do I Care?

The culmination of CI/CD, cloud-based applications and infrastructure, and DevOps-oriented teams are leading to faster delivery of more complex systems. With rapid development and faster release schedules, there’s more risk and a higher chance for failure. But, keeping up with competitors in today’s software landscape depends on the ability to deploy features quickly and reliably.


ChatOps and Using Hubot for Incident Response

ChatOps is a method for using tools to execute commands, surface alert context and take action directly through chat. You can align human workflows with application and infrastructure health, making it easier to communicate and fix problems from a single tool. DevOps and IT teams are using chatbots like Hubot to execute commands directly from chat tools like Slack or Microsoft Teams.


Mattermost 5.7: The most secure way to adopt ChatOps, performance improvements and more

Happy New Year! Mattermost 5.7 includes a number of user experience improvements designed to increase team productivity. Try these new features by downloading Mattermost 5.7 today. Since it includes security updates, upgrading is recommended.


Together, Mattermost and GitLab make ChatOps more secure than ever before

Modern IT organizations are increasingly using ChatOps to operate critical business systems and move forward faster. ChatOps is a new way of working that brings people, files, conversations and tools (via commands) together on a central enterprise messaging workspace, accelerating decision making and innovation while increasing agility.

Lessons learned implementing ChatOps (DevOps + messaging) at large Enterprises - Corey Hulen

Email overload, distributed teams and excessive meetings have caused many organizations to move their DevOps teams to messaging platforms and thus adopt ChatOps workflows. With thousands of open source installs and hundreds of customer implementations, we have a few lessons to share on interesting DevOps workflows, how incidents can be effectively communicated across distributed teams and what messaging in secure and regulated environments should look like.

What Is ChatOps and How Does It Scale Up Cloud Security?

In today’s world, innovation is happening at an exponential pace. People want real-time analyses of everything from elections to baseball games. Our desire for immediate information has led to a demand for real-time development, operations, and work management. To achieve this demand, people, processes, and tools need to move out of traditional communication modes into real-time collaboration and conversation. That’s where ChatOps comes into play.