Open Source Articles

  • feature7

    Gobblin Enters Apache Incubation

    January 17, 2018

    Gobblin is a distributed data integration framework that simplifies common aspects of big data integration, such as ingestion, replication, organization, and lifecycle management, for both streaming and batch ecosystems. Gobblin has been gobbling big data with ease in the open source world since December 2014. Over the years, Gobblin has evolved at a tremendous...

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    Project Falco joins SONiC Community (Software for Open Networking in the Cloud)

    December 15, 2017

    One of the key components of our vision for LinkedIn’s global infrastructure is to ultimately build a programmable data center fabric on top of an open network operating system. While scaling our data centers out, we want to control the complexity of the data center fabric by moving toward an automated, self-defined, and purpose-built, application-centric...

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    Automating Your Oncall: Open Sourcing Fossor and Ascii Etch

    December 14, 2017

    One of our sayings in Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) is that the goal of your job is to “automate yourself out of the job.” While some may have concerns of being replaced by robots, SRE’s see the value of automating work. It opens up time, removes tedious or repetitive tasks from a workflow, and allows our engineers to spend their valuable time on more...

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    The Glimmer Binary Experience

    December 7, 2017

    Co-authors: Sarah Clatterbuck, Chad Hietala, and Tom Dale A bit over a year ago, Ember.js got a major overhaul. In a tight...

  • womenconnect1

    Open Sourcing Our WomenConnect Event Framework

    November 21, 2017

    Co-authors: Ya Xu, Liz Morgan, and Thogori Karago Relationships matter, but to build them, you need to first make the right...

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    ParSeq: Asynchronous Java Made Easier

    November 3, 2017

    ParSeq is LinkedIn’s framework for writing asynchronous Java, and powers many of LinkedIn’s largest web services. It has proven...