Data pipelines are a reality for most organizations but they can be operationally brittle. However, it doesn’t have to be that way. Advances in machine learning can take pipeline automation into the realm of intelligent systems.

GigaOm analyst, Andrew Brust, and Ascend founder & CEO, Sean Knapp, discuss what’s driving this next wave of change, how it intersects with the rise of cloud, and what the future holds for pipeline automation.