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    Creating Video Sharing on LinkedIn

    August 23, 2017

    When we set out to build the new native video experience, we knew several things needed to occur in order to ensure a successful launch. First, video sharing needed to be seamlessly integrated into our product experience for members. Millions of members post every week on LinkedIn, and we wanted posting video to fit within their existing site experience, so we...

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    JARVIS: Helping LinkedIn Navigate its Source Code

    August 22, 2017

    Codesearch is vital for any tech organization that operates at a large scale, and LinkedIn depends heavily on it. Engineers at LinkedIn use codesearch frequently to see how certain APIs are being used, how configurations of certain services look, how some of the classes/methods/schema/etc. are defined, and more. Codesearch helps our engineers navigate through...

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    Getting to Know Nikolai Avteniev

    August 18, 2017

    LinkedIn wouldn't be the company it is today without the engineers who built it. We have no shortage of talented individuals in technical roles across the company. They are the ones who create, build, and maintain our platform, tools, and features—as well as write posts for this blog. In this series, we feature some of the people and personalities that make...

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    Scaling Contextual Conversation Suggestions Over 500...

    August 14, 2017

    Co-authors: Haiyang Liu, Siva Sooriyan, Birjodh Tiwana, Kinjal Basu, and Shaunak Chatterjee   LinkedIn Messaging is our conversation...

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    The TCP Tortoise: Optimizations for Emerging Markets

    August 11, 2017

    Serving fast pages is a core aspiration at LinkedIn. As part of this initiative, we continuously experiment and study the various...

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    InGraphs: Monitoring and Unexpected Artwork

    August 3, 2017

    At LinkedIn, we have an internal tool for visualizing operational metrics that we call inGraphs. Since I started working for LinkedIn...