TT 13: Robots are taking IT jobs


IT isn’t isolated from the impact of automation. As computers get better at doing things humans can do, where will the value-add of human capability be within IT infrastructure. Episode 13 is the first in a series of conversations about adding business value through IT.

Show Notes:

Inspired by a series of Planet Money Podcasts on robots and jobs

Episode list:

#621: When Luddites Attach (Download)

#622: Humans vs. Robots (Download)

#623: The Machine Comes to Town (Download)

#624: I, Waiter (Download)

Published by Keith Townsend

Now I'm @CTOAdvisor

2 thoughts on “TT 13: Robots are taking IT jobs

  1. The download links don’t work.

    These do seem to work:
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    [audio src="http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-mp3/npr/blog/2015/05/20150513_blog_pmoney.mp3" /]
    [audio src="http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-mp3/npr/blog/2015/05/20150516_blog_pmoney.mp3" /]

    Automation, machine learning and the jobmarket one of my favorite topics I post links about on Twitter.

  2. You compared, basically what now is ‘ops’ to accounting.

    Don’t you think automation will take care of a lot of this and all that will be left is:
    Any day to day tasks of looking at some alerts will be managed by an outside company or calling in a consultant as needed. Probably all dome remotely.

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