Over the past twenty years, the automation landscape has changed dramatically. As our hunger for complex technical infrastructure increased, and our inability to keep up with these demands faltered, we've outsourced a lot of the work to third-parties and cloud providers. We'll step backwards and show where we came from, and where we're going. If we don't understand this future, and step up to the challenge, then we eventually won't control our own computers anymore. We'll discuss this timeline ...