Network automation does not an automated network make. Today’s network engineers are frequently guilty of two indulgences. First, random acts of automation hacking. Second, pursuing aspirational visions of networking grandeur — complete with their literary adornments like “self-driving” and “intent-driven” — without a plan or a healthy automation practice to take them there. Can a…
How Not to Automate
There’s a phrase going around in our business: “To err is human; to propagate errors massively at scale is automation.”
Ed: oh yes, and this is going to be the killer app, isnt it ?