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Ep 10 - Richard Whitehead - AIOps and large-scale automation

Aug 24, 2022

AIOps and Automation: Will AIOps make Human Workforces Redundant?

The future is fully automated, thanks to AIOps – Right?

Richard Whitehead, Chief Evangelist and CTO of Moogsoft, chats with Elias about all things AIOps & automation, and gives his insight on human workforce necessity in the future of AI technologies.

What's in it for you:

  1. The status quo of machine learning and AIOps on the way to autonomous operations
  2. Why AI technologies were and are essential for ITOps
  3. What organizations need to get started with AIOps & the potential of AIOps for your company
  4. Why monitoring has become so accessible over the last 10 years
  5. Richard’s thoughts on “full auto remediation” and complete automation


About Richard

As Chief Evangelist, Richard brings a keen sense of what is required to build transformational solutions. He’s a DevOps Institute Ambassador, and serves on the DevNetwork AI/ML Advisory Board. A former CTO, and Technology VP, Richard brought new technologies to market, and was responsible for strategy, partnerships and product research. Richard served on Splunk’s Technology Advisory Board through their Series A, and more recently co-chaired the ONUG Monitoring & Observability Working Group.

Richard holds three patents, and is considered dangerous with JavaScript.

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About Moogsoft


Moogsoft is the AIOps pioneer and leader delivering the most advanced domain-agnostic platform that enables DevOps, SRE, and ITOps teams to detect incidents early, know what’s wrong, and fix things faster. Backed by a team with decades of deep domain experience and 41 granted patents, with a further 31 pending, Moogsoft continues to innovate. Founded in 2012, Moogsoft has more than 150 customers worldwide including American Airlines, Fannie Mae, Fiserv, HCL Technologies, Uber and Yahoo.



About the host

Elias is Director of International and Indirect Business at tribe29. He comes from a strategy consulting background, but has been an entrepreneur for the better part of the last 10 years. In his spare time, he likes to do triathlon.

Get in touch with Elias via LinkedIn or email: 



Music by Ströme, used by permission 

‚Panta Rhei‘ written by Mario Schoenhofer 

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