StackStorm 1.2.0: the new ChatOps
ChatOps — a concept where a chat bot acts as a control plane for your operations — has always been a core part of StackStorm. It adds context to your actions, automates routine tasks nobody likes, helps team members communicate better and learn from each other, and sometimes it's just plain fun. If you're new to this, check out the DevOps Next Steps talk by James Fryman, and if you've been writing Eggdrop scripts in IRC since you were five but never used it in your daily operations, you might also get inspired from the ChatOps at GitHub talk by Jesse Newland.
Today, we're all excited to introduce — as a part of our 1.2.0 release — a completely revamped ChatOps feature list. If you're already using our Hubot integration to execute StackStorm actions from chat, stop doing whatever it is you're doi