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    Getting to Know Ashvin Kannan

    October 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...

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    Building The LinkedIn Knowledge Graph

    October 6, 2016

    Authors: Qi He, Bee-Chung Chen, Deepak Agarwal A shorter version of this post first appeared on Pulse, our main publishing platform at LinkedIn. In this version, we’ll dive deeper into the technical details behind the construction of our knowledge graph.   At LinkedIn, we use machine learning technology widely to optimize our products: for instance, ranking...

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    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...

  • Building Conversion Tracking at LinkedIn

    September 29, 2016

    Additional coauthors:  Ryan Tecco, Paul Bergeron, Prapti Sen Advertisers want to know what happens after a LinkedIn member sees an ad...

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    LinkedIn’s High School Trainee Program: Creating a Lasting ...

    September 21, 2016

    At the end of 2014, while defining initiatives and metrics for 2015, our Women in Tech executive team had a hypothesis: if girls are...

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    Project Autobuild

    September 19, 2016

    LinkedIn’s data center infrastructure has grown at a massive scale. Starting with one server setup, one cabinet at a time, we’re now...