Open Source Articles

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    Samza 1.0: Stream Processing at Massive Scale

    November 27, 2018

    We are pleased to announce today the release of Samza 1.0, a significant milestone in the history of the project. Apache Samza is a distributed stream processing framework that we developed at LinkedIn in 2013. Samza became a top-level Apache project in 2014. Fast-forward to 2018, and we currently have over 3,000 applications in production leveraging Samza at...

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    Unstructured Data Transfer in Rest.li

    November 2, 2018

    A few years ago, we announced Rest.li 2.x and a Protocol Upgrade Story. Today, we are excited to share another major milestone: the release of Unstructured Data Reactive! The source code is available on GitHub and documented in the user guide. Give it a try and let us know what you think.   Why Rest.li? Rest.li is an open source REST framework for building...

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    Making Ember Applications' UI Transitions Screen Reader Friendly

    October 17, 2018

    Note: An image of the LinkedIn-created logo for the self-focused open source project accompanies this post.   At LinkedIn, we strive to make our user interfaces (UIs) accessible for all of our users, including people with disabilities. So when the modernized, Single Page Application (SPA) version for linkedin.com was being developed a few years ago, we wanted to...

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    LinkedIn Begins Contributing Open19 Platform to the...

    September 27, 2018

    Last summer, LinkedIn helped announce the launch of the Open19 Foundation and our role as a founding member. Our aim was to assist in...

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    Open Sourcing TonY: Native Support of TensorFlow on Hadoop

    September 12, 2018

    Co-authors: Jonathan Hung, Keqiu Hu, and Anthony Hsu LinkedIn heavily relies on artificial intelligence to deliver content and create...

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    Revisiting Burrow: Burrow 1.1

    May 15, 2018

    Two and a half years ago, the Data Infrastructure SRE team at LinkedIn introduced Burrow, an advanced way to monitor Apache Kafka...