IT automation is gaining more awareness and top-of-mind traction among IT executives and teams as they seek to modernize their management operations that can help address their IT infrastructure complexities and rapidly improve delivery of IT resources. After all, by automating routine management tasks, IT administrators can gain greater efficiencies, lower costs, minimize human error, and provide proactive problem remediation. The challenge however is that IT and storage automation can be challenging and cumbersome to implement such as: • Where do I start my automation journey? • Do we have the right skills and resources? • What are the financial implications? Will I really see efficiency gains, what is my return on investment? • How do I automate these repetitive storage provisioning tasks? • Where are my peers and the market as it relates to IT automation? Am I behind or in the right position?Join Hitachi Vantara and 451 Research as they will share some key insights into the current state of IT and storage automation, what the right approach to automation, and some lessons learned from early adopters of automation.