There is a generation coming who will happily do what the computers tell them. Maybe they’ll be happier? Maybe they’ll be part computer, too.
The Sad Lament of the Neanderthal
John DeVore

Is this the same thing as choosing a system to use and then being forced to use it ?

It is like retirement accounts. The more choice a person has in planning his future the LESS likely he is to make good financial decision for himself.