• samzalogo

    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...

  • techwomen1

    TechWomen: Partnership Focused on Global Impact for Women in Tech

    November 20, 2018

    Co-authors: Parul Jain, Sigal Traister, and Sree Rao How often do you get to connect with female leaders from across the globe and, at the same time, make an impact on their professional growth? Thanks to LinkedIn’s partnership with TechWomen for past six years, we are able to connect and inspire women leaders in STEM from 20 different countries and make a true...

  • featured7

    Coding Conversations: The “Perfect Storm" that Brought Down LinkedIn.com

    November 16, 2018

    Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared as a guest post on VentureBeat titled “What I learned by bringing down LinkedIn.com.” Reprinted here in full, the post tells the story of how Katie accidentally crashed LinkedIn.com. After the immediate problem was resolved, the incident resulted in sitewide technical improvements and turned out to be a growth...

  • udf1

    Transport: Towards Logical Independence Using Translatable ...

    November 14, 2018

    In a recent blog post, we touched upon Dali’s new architecture, which is designed to make data and logic seamlessly accessible and...

  • groups1

    Rebuilding the Groups Experience on LinkedIn

    November 6, 2018

    Co-authors: Pujita Mathur, Dylan Gattey, James Ging, Shane Hill, Kelly Hosokawa, Kyle Huynh, Gevorg Kurghinyan, Navya Sruti Sirugudi,...

  • unstructureddata1

    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...