Azure Articles

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    Accelerating the LinkedIn Experience with Azure Front Door

    February 17, 2022

    Co-authors: Samir Jafferali, Viranch Mehta, and Thanglalson Gangte We announced the completion of LinkedIn’s migration to Azure’s edge offering, Azure Front Door (AFD), in June of 2020 and since then we have seen numerous benefits from the switch. Microsoft has continued to aggressively expand the AFD footprint to new countries, giving us quick and direct access...

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    Building in the cloud with remote development

    November 4, 2021

    Co-authors: Shivani Pai Kasturi and Swati Gambhir Imagine developing on your laptop, but with the computing power of the cloud! Here at LinkedIn, we were successfully able to reduce the initial setup and build times from 10-30 minutes to just 10 seconds for most of our products with a new remote development experience. In this post, we’ll describe our journey to...