research Articles

  • sparksummit2

    Spark Summit 2017: Research, Open Source, and Community

    June 2, 2017

    Next Tuesday marks the start of the Spark Summit Conference in San Francisco. This year, LinkedIn engineers and data scientists are presenting four separate talks at the conference, and we’ll be hosting a meetup at our San Francisco office on the final day. All of this is an indication of the significant impact that Apache Spark has had on the way people process...

  • researchexcellence

    Celebrating Research Excellence at LinkedIn

    May 16, 2017

    At LinkedIn, our data scientists and researchers have the opportunity to work with massive amounts of data, solve real problems for our members around the world, and publish at major conferences. They work to improve the relevance of our products, contribute to the open source community, and routinely produce outstanding research. If you’re a regular reader of...

  • BayLearn1

    BayLearn 2016 Brings Machine Learning Researchers, Industry Together

    October 3, 2016

    This Thursday, LinkedIn’s Sunnyvale office has the privilege of hosting BayLearn 2016, an annual gathering of machine learning researchers and industry practitioners from throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. In preparation for BayLearn 2016, the LinkedIn Engineering Blog editors sat down with organizing committee members Jean-Francois Paiement (AT&T), Alexey...