Posts by Brian Guan

  • Brian Guan

    Back in late summer of 2007, we saw a business opportunity to build a LinkedIn web application on-top of our extensive database, and we needed to build one fast (3-4 months)! We started with an extremely small team of engineers (2-3) and eventually grew to 6 engineers. We needed a framework that could give us the productivity we needed, while allowing us to leverage the extensive assets we have invested in our backend logic built on top of Java and Spring. Given that most of us are…