Katie Shannon

Posts by Katie Shannon

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    Coding Conversations: The “Perfect Storm" that Brought Down LinkedIn.com

    November 16, 2018

    Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared as a guest post on VentureBeat titled “What I learned by bringing down LinkedIn.com.” Reprinted here in full, the post tells the story of how Katie accidentally crashed LinkedIn.com. After the immediate problem was resolved, the incident resulted in sitewide technical improvements and turned out to be a growth...