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@IndeedEng Presents: The Art and Science of Product Metrics in San Francisco and Seattle

Indeed Engineering is hosting talks on the art and science of product metrics in San Francisco and Seattle during the month of August. Ketan Gangatirkar, VP of Engineering for Indeed’s Job Seeker products, will discuss choosing metrics that work, because every story of metrics gone wrong is really a story of badly chosen metrics. Attendees will […]

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Vectorized VByte Decoding: High Performance Vector Instructions

Data-driven organizations like Indeed need great tools. We built Imhotep, our interactive data analytics platform (released last year), to manage the parallel execution of queries. To balance memory efficiency and performance in Imhotep, we developed a technique called vectorized variable-byte (VByte) decoding. VByte with differential decoding Many applications use VByte and differential encoding to compress […]

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Open-Source Interactive Data Analytics with Imhotep

We are excited to announce the open-source availability of Imhotep, the interactive data analytics platform that powers data-driven decision making at Indeed. When we test changes to our applications and services, whether to our user interface or our backend algorithms, we measure how those changes affect job seekers. We built Imhotep to allow our engineering […]

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