Speaker: Brennan Saeta

Software Architect, Information Security Officer @‎Coursera

Brennan Saeta is a Lead Infrastructure Engineer, leading the ‘Cour’ (core) group responsible for the development environment, core libraries, and the common infrastructure powering Coursera. Since joining the company, Brennan has written deployment tooling, developed internal frameworks, and architected Coursera’s 2nd generation infrastructure–including the migration from PHP to Scala. More recently, he has led teams focused on infrastructure systems to enhance user experiences on the platform including improving site performance, and developing our new programming assignments platform, GrID [GRading Inside Docker]. Brennan also wears that hat of Information Security Officer and is responsible for protecting Coursera’s users and their data.

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