Apache Samza is a stream processing framework that LinkedIn developed to solve some of our toughest stream processing challenges. We open sourced it in September of 2013 as an Apache Incubator project. I'm very pleased to announce that Samza recently graduated from Apache Incubator into a top-level Apache project. Apache Incubator is the entry point into the...
A primary challenge that software developers face is making sure that people understand how to use their products. Ideally, user interfaces should be intuitive enough for people to understand without external guidance. However, as sites grow and features become numerous, unassisted discovery of these features isn't always possible. To help address this problem,...
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This blog post is the story of how 6 University of Waterloo "Winterns" managed to build the EatIn Suite - which consists of 3 web services, 2 web apps, and 2 mobile apps - in just 3 weeks. EatIn is an internal food-rating platform that allows company employees to rate and comment on the food provided by LinkedIn. We originally created it as a hackday project and...
It has been said that “Innovation is a series of small wins along a truly disruptive trajectory.” That’s why I’m proud to be an...