• Anthony Duerr

    Getting to Know Anthony Duerr

    June 9, 2016

    LinkedIn wouldn't be the company it is today without the engineers who built it. We have no shortage of talented individuals in technical roles across the company. They are the ones who create, build, and maintain our platform, tools, and features—as well as write posts for this blog. In this series, we feature some of the people and personalities that make...

  • Open Sourcing Photon ML

    June 7, 2016

    Machine learning is a key component of LinkedIn’s relevance-driven products. We use machine learning to train the ranking algorithms for our feed, advertising, recommender systems (such as People You May Know), email optimization, search engines, and more. For an in-depth example, check out these posts (part one and two) on how LinkedIn applies machine learning...

  • Less Is More: Optimizing Email Volume Part 1

    June 6, 2016

    In July 2015, we announced that we are reducing email volume so that members receive only the most relevant email communication from us. We have been making a concentrated effort in this direction, the results of which are hopefully already noticeable. In this post, we explain how we achieved those results. In part two of this series, we will discuss our new...

  • Project Falco Contributes to OpenSwitch, a Linux Foundation...

    June 1, 2016

    Co-authors: Saikrishna Kotha and Shawn Zandi We recently wrote a blog post on Project Falco, our new disaggregated switching platform...

  • Greg Arnold

    Getting to Know Greg Arnold

    May 31, 2016

    LinkedIn wouldn't be the company it is today without the engineers who built it. We have no shortage of talented individuals in...

  • From Good to World-Class: What Makes Software Engineers...

    May 27, 2016

    This post was originally published on the LinkedIn publisher platform. There are three criteria we use in performance reviews for...