Come learn why bots are taking over the world. Messaging is the new platform and chat bots are the new apps. Persistent chat rooms are replacing email for collaborative teams. Specifically, ChatOps, coined by GitHub, is an effective DevOps solution in the I&O space which brings together the monitoring and controlling infrastructure and operations from the conversation style interface. As we move to a best of breed set of tools in the development, infrastructure, and operational spaces, Chat Ops integrates the interactions with these tools and can make knowledge of the most difficult problems transparent and viral. Jesse Newland of GitHub simply defines ChatOps as “Putting tools directly in the middle of the conversation”.