Cloud and devops shops, avoid the overautomation trap

We all know the trend: Use the cloud to automate security, governance, and management, and use devops tools and technology to automate the stream of software that flows from the coders to the cloud.

Automation is good. It removes us from the mundane tasks, and it drives a repeatable process that eliminates the element of human error. But enterprises are going a bit nuts with the concept. It’s clear to me that you can overautomate far past a diminished return.

When moving to the cloud and devops, here are the types of duties you want to automate:

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