Sunday, June 23, 2013
The act of performing systems administration and configuration by pointing and clicking on proprietary tools. ClickOps engineers usually receive requests to perform operations via ticketing systems, queue them for hours to days, and perform those operations in sequence.
ClickOps engineers often confuse their role with DevOps although their intended responsibility is to increase work-in-progress by queuing up automatable tasks.
Thanks to @bsletten for suggesting this term in a conversation on twitter.