Automation Happy Hour #08 – How Netflix Uses ST2 for Auto Remediation of Cassandra

Patrick Hoolboom discusses project details with Sayli Karmarkar and Jean-Sebastien Jeannotte, Senior Software Engineers from Netflix and asks them in-depth questions.


Sayli Karmarkar is a software engineer with 7 years of experience in developing platforms and services to configure and manage thousands of systems in an enterprise. She is passionate about designing systems with focus on scalability and performance. Sayli worked at Red Hat on their systems management platform (Satellite) used to efficiently deploy, configure and monitor RHEL infrastructure.

Jean-Sébastien is a seasoned Linux (System|Software) engineer with 13 years of experience automating management of physical, virtual and cloud based systems, as well as designing and developing software solutions and tools. Self-starter with deep knowledge of Amazon Web Services and Python/Bash shell scripting, he is very passionate about solving production issues through automated remediation. Since 2013, he is working as a Senior Software Engineer for Netflix.