Performance Articles

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    Recapping Our Recent Performance Engineering Meetup

    April 20, 2018

    Once per quarter, the LinkedIn Performance Engineering meetup brings together engineers passionate about performance and efficiency from across the San Francisco Bay Area. The meetup is a great way for engineers to meet, share notes, and learn from each other on topics like performance measurements, monitoring, optimizations, and culture. Last month, we hosted...

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    Venice Performance Optimization

    April 11, 2018

    Over the last two years at LinkedIn, we have been working on a distributed key-value database called “Venice.” Venice is designed to be a significant improvement to Voldemort Read-Only for serving derived data. We’ve built out the rest of the functionality to complete the dream that motivated the construction of Venice: the ability to consume data from both...

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    LinkedIn Lite: A Lightweight Mobile Web Experience

    March 22, 2018

    The opportunity in India India is a mobile-first country, with 71% of the population having only a mobile internet connection and accessing the internet only via mobile.  Also, 85% of the mobile population accesses the internet on an Android device, with UCWeb being the preferred browser of choice followed by Chrome and Opera respectively. LinkedIn India has...

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    Scaling Decision-Making Across Teams within LinkedIn...

    March 16, 2018

     Editor's note: Interested in performance engineering topics? Consider attending the Performance Engineering Meetup on Wednesday,...

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    Improving Resiliency and Stability of a Large-scale...

    November 28, 2017

    Co-authors: Maulin Patel, Erek Gokturk, and Chris Stufflebeam How do you increase the resiliency and stability of a monolithic API...

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    Fixing the Plumbing: How We Identify and Stop Slow Latency ...

    October 31, 2017

    At LinkedIn, we pay attention to site speed at every step of the release process, from code development to production ramp. But...