Val Markovic

Posts by Val Markovic

  • nikolai2

    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...

  • activitygraph1

    Building the Activity Graph, Part I

    June 12, 2017

    Co-authors: Val Markovic and Vivek Nelamangala   Serving a feed of relevant, personalized content to 500 million members is a massive undertaking. Accordingly, our feed infrastructure is constantly evolving to take advantage of new relevance models, new features, and more efficient ways of scaling our infrastructure. In this post, we describe the Activity Graph,...

  • BayLearn1

    BayLearn 2016 Brings Machine Learning Researchers, Industry Together

    October 3, 2016

    This Thursday, LinkedIn’s Sunnyvale office has the privilege of hosting BayLearn 2016, an annual gathering of machine learning researchers and industry practitioners from throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. In preparation for BayLearn 2016, the LinkedIn Engineering Blog editors sat down with organizing committee members Jean-Francois Paiement (AT&T), Alexey...

  • LinkedIn at KDD 2016

    LinkedIn Researchers Present New Findings at KDD2016

    August 15, 2016

    This week, researchers and scientists in areas like machine learning, data mining, and analytics are meeting in San Francisco for the...