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    Less Is More: Optimizing Email Volume Part 2

    July 26, 2016

    In Part 1 of this series, we introduced the problem of email volume optimization. We showed that on the one hand, email is among the principal drivers of engagement, but on the other hand, excessive email volume results in increased negative responses such as members unsubscribing from an email type or reporting emails as spam. We discussed an approach for email...

  • Rocket Data: Faster Model Management for iOS

    July 21, 2016

    In early 2015, we started rewriting the LinkedIn flagship mobile application. We wanted a caching system which would present content to the user, while data was loading from the network. Core Data is a commonly used technology for this problem, and we’ve used Core Data in a few applications at LinkedIn. Core Data is a modeling and database framework provided by...

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    Open19: A New Vision for the Data Center

    July 19, 2016

    This week at the DatacenterDynamics Webscale conference, I have the privilege of announcing the first step in a long journey, an initiative that we hope will further the state of hardware in the data center. Called Open19, this new project aims to establish a new open standard for servers based on a common form factor. The goals of Open19 are to provide lower...

  • Women in Tech Invest

    WIT Invest: How a Powerful New Program Was Born

    July 18, 2016

    Women in technology initiatives have always been a part of my professional career choices. When I interviewed for a job at LinkedIn...

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    IPv6 at LinkedIn Part I

    July 13, 2016

    Coauthor: Tim Crofts To celebrate the anniversary of World IPv6 Day (June 6, 2011), we at LinkedIn wanted to mark the occasion in a...

  • Ember Meetup & Engines at LinkedIn

    July 7, 2016

    Once a month, the Silicon Valley Ember.js Meetup brings together software engineers who are passionate about building web apps using...