• shivam1

    Getting to Know Shivam Sharma

    September 14, 2017

    Shivam is an engineering intern with our Sales Solutions team, which focuses on delivering innovative products for sales people who want to leverage their networks to enable social selling. Specifically, his team is working on the redesign and re-architecture of the Sales Navigator product on the new Pemberly technical stack. Shivam is currently pursuing his...

  • cpu1

    Common Issue Detection for CPU Profiling

    September 5, 2017

    Co-authors: John Nicol, Chen Li, Peinan Chen, Tao Feng, and Hari Ramachandran LinkedIn has a centralized approach for profiling services that has helped identify many performance issues. However, many of those issues are common across multiple services. In this blog post, we will discuss how we have enhanced our approach to also detect and report common...

  • cruisecontrol2

    Open Sourcing Kafka Cruise Control

    August 28, 2017

    Apache Kafka's popularity has grown tremendously over the past few years. In fact, LinkedIn's deployment recently surpassed 2 trillion messages per day, with over 1,800 Kafka servers (i.e., brokers). While Kafka has proven to be very stable, there are still operational challenges when running Kafka at such a scale. Brokers fail on a daily basis, which results in...

  • ELR-library-request-workflow

    External Library Management

    August 25, 2017

    At LinkedIn, when our engineers create software, there is often a need to leverage some of the great work done by the open source...

  • feature6

    An Update on the REACH Program

    August 24, 2017

    Co-authors: Shalini Agarwal, Joel Young, Ali Mohamed, and Yi Shen   Earlier this year, we kicked off our inaugural REACH program,...

  • Video-Sharing-LinkedIn-SM

    Creating Video Sharing on LinkedIn

    August 23, 2017

    When we set out to build the new native video experience, we knew several things needed to occur in order to ensure a successful...