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ChatOps at Shopify: Inviting Bots in Our Day-to-Day Operations

10.29.2017 at LISA

San Francisco

Daniella Niyonkuru (Shopify)

ChatOps has already been identified as instrumental for DevOps success. In this talk, I will describe how we use chatbots to accelerate developer onboarding, increasing developer productivity and manage service disruption incidents. ChatOps is about bringing tools into your conversations and using them to interact with the infrastructure. It traditionally combines a chatbot, key plugins and scripts. I will describe how we integrate these to perform actions related to the infrastructure such as rebalancing traffic, querying the infrastructure state, and other various actions.