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    LinkedIn Sales Insights: Quality data foundations for smarter sales planning

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    Leveraging behavior analytic computation for anti-abuse defenses

    February 11, 2021

    LinkedIn is committed to providing a trusted environment to keep our nearly 740 million members safe. Part of that commitment involves protecting against various types of abuse on the platform. Fighting abuse presents many challenges; one example is when bad actors use bots for large-scale attacks, while another is when attack signals constantly evolve to adapt...

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    Using the LinkedIn Fairness Toolkit in large-scale AI...

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    Open source update: School of SRE

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    Taming memory fragmentation in Venice with Jemalloc

    January 28, 2021

    Sometimes, an engineering problem arises that might make us feel like maybe we don't know what we're doing, or at the very least,...