Cloudbot

Cloudbot is a Hubot-based bot that integrates services and tools that can be seamlessly used in your team’s collaborative chat client.

Cloudbot is a Hubot-based bot that integrates services and tools that can be seamlessly used in your team’s collaborative chat client.

Cloudbot is a ChatOps bot platform built to be deployed on IBM Bluemix that integrates services and tools into a development or operations team’s workflow in a collaborative chat environment. For example, Cloudbot showcases an integration of Slack with Watson services, managing Bluemix applications and containers, OpenWhisk, and GitHub. Cloudbot is built on GitHub’s Hubot architecture.

Additionally, Cloudbot provides an enhanced ChatOps experience showcasing Watson’s cognitive capabilities such as Natural Language Classifiers (NLC) to provide users with a more natural interaction style with our bots. To learn more about ChatOps, read our article, “The rise of ChatOps”.

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Why should I contribute?

We want to provide development and operations teams with a simple integration of their workflow and monitoring into communication platforms. If you’re interested in simplifying and enhancing your team’s collaboration, performance, operations, and developer experience, you should contribute to Cloudbot.

What technology problem will I help solve?

Cloudbot provides a solution to integrate monitoring of code development activities, build issues, deployment and operations management, etc. into your team’s communication platform(s), enabling a single platform to be used to keep the team informed of what actions are being taken, and by whom, for any issues.

How will Cloudbot help my business?

One of the biggest benefits of using Cloudbot is the ability to effectively integrate the development workflow and development tools with your team’s communication platform. This provides transparency of development workflow, improving the collaboration and effectiveness of developers all in one place. Additionally, Cloudbot simplifies operations and deployment management, improving operations response times and problem incident diagnostics.

Further reading

Cloudbot blog posts

Developer stories

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