infrastructure Articles

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    Coding Conversations: Interviews on Replacing Infrastructure Systems at LinkedIn

    December 18, 2018

    LinkedIn’s infrastructure has grown remarkably over the years, and that has kept the Production Infrastructure Engineering teams on their toes. Growing quickly means we’ve had to learn to adapt quickly. While most of our systems are solid and ready to scale, from time to time we find ourselves supporting systems that struggle to meet increasing demands. It’s...

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    Managing Software Dependency at Scale

    September 6, 2018

    Co-authors: Szymon Gizecki, Yu Li, Chinmaya Dattathri, Ethan Hall, Irina Issayeva, and Deep Majumder   Introduction At LinkedIn, we have more than 10,000 separate software codebases, referred to as multiproducts, which represent individual software products developed at LinkedIn. Each multiproduct is made up of various modules, which may have hundreds of...

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    Resume Assistant: The Collaboration Between Microsoft and LinkedIn

    August 30, 2018

    Co-authors: Ethan Dow, George Pearman, and Bradley Walker In November 2017, Microsoft and LinkedIn introduced an exciting integration between the companies: Resume Assistant. Finding the right words to describe your work experience, knowing what skills you should highlight to attract employer interest—these can be challenging tasks. As shared in a post by the...

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    Nuage: Making Data Systems Management Scalable

    August 7, 2018

    With more than a half billion members on LinkedIn, we have had to create new ways to scale our infrastructure and support the...

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    Data Center Innovation: Developing and Broadening with the ...

    July 18, 2018

    Over the last few years, LinkedIn members have started to engage with the platform in exciting new ways. Instead of just posting...

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    Lessons Learned from LinkedIn’s Data Center Journey

    February 1, 2018

    Editor’s note: LinkedIn Engineering VP Sonu Nayyar recently gave a talk on the evolution of LinkedIn’s data center strategy at DCD...