Build resilient systems at scale
28–30 October 2015 • Amsterdam, The Netherlands

ChatOps with Hubot

13:45–14:25 Friday, 30/10/2015
Location: Emerald Room
Average rating: ****.
(4.41, 17 ratings)
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Prerequisite Knowledge

Aimed at anyone who works in a team with a shared chat channel


ChatOps uses the best of the digital technologies to bring all aspects of your workflow into a single, visible space. Using a chatbot such as Hubot from GitHub allows you to get notifications, request information, and even trigger events in a team channel, allowing everyone to know what’s happening at all times with transparency and instant updates.

This session includes demo and code showing how Hubot can integrate your source control, ticket tracking, and continuous integration tools with the DevOps conversations that are already happening in channel. Recommended viewing for everyone who has to work with technology and other people.

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Lorna Mitchell


Lorna Mitchell is a Leeds-based developer advocate with IBM Cloud Data Services. She brings her technical expertise on a range of topics to audiences all over the world with her writing and speaking engagements, always delivered with a very practical slant. Lorna is the author of PHP Web Services (O’Reilly), PHP Master (Sitepoint), and Git Workbook (Leanpub) and is regularly published at a number of outlets, including net magazine and her blog,