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Articles about LinkedIn
LinkedIn Signal: A Case Study for Scala, JRuby and Voldemort
Oct 11, 2010
On September 29th LinkedIn Signal was announced, providing a social search application both for LinkedIn shares and tweets from LinkedIn-Twitter bounded accounts. This article aims to provide more insight into the motivation and technical challenges of combining Scala, JRuby and Voldemort, at such scale.
Interviews about LinkedIn
Martin Odersky on the Future of Scala
Jan 10, 2011
In this interview Martin Odersky, the creator of the Scala language talks about work on the next version of Scala and how the functionalities in the JVM help make Scala better. Odersky touches on how some of the most popular entities on the web, such as Twitter and LinkedIn use Scala. And he discusses the complexity of the language and its role as a functional and object-oriented language.
News about LinkedIn
LinkedIn Open Sources IndexTank, a Customizable Indexing Engine by Abel Avram Posted on Dec 29, 2011 6
First Spring Social Milestone to Integrate with Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Tripit by Tim Cull Posted on Nov 08, 2010 7
Presentations about LinkedIn
Building Modern Web Sites: A Story of Scalability and Availability
Sep 21, 2013
Sid Anand uses examples from LinkedIn, Netflix, and eBay to discuss some common causes of outages and scaling issues. He also discusses modern practices in availability and scaling in web sites today.
Lessons from Building and Scaling LinkedIn
Jun 30, 2013
Jay Kreps discusses the evolution of LinkedIn's architecture and lessons learned scaling from a monolithic application to a distributed set of services, from one database to distributed data stores.
LinkedIn Search: Searching the Social Graph in Real Time
Apr 26, 2011
John Wang discusses LinkedIn real-time distributed search engine architecture and implementation details for People Search, Signal, Stream Indexing, Zoie, and Bobo.