Systems & Networking

Building the systems to bring the world closer together

We build the systems infrastructure to allow billions of people all over the world to connect and communicate.

Our researchers and engineers are constant innovators as they design and build next generation, scalable, fast, reliable, and efficient systems.  From distributed systems, to data centers, hardware, storage, mobile and beyond, the entire Facebook platform is our lab for research, development, and innovation.  Our work spans areas such as connectivity at all levels, security, servers, hardware, programming languages, tools, and even novel platforms such as aviation.

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Predicting Remediations for Hardware Failures in Large-Scale Datacenters

Fred Lin, Antonio Davoli, Imran Akbar, Sukumar Kalmanje, Leandro Silva, John Stamford, Yanai Golany, Jim Piazza, Sriram Sankar

IEEE/IFIP DSN - June 29, 2020

Fast Dimensional Analysis for Root Cause Investigation in a Large-Scale Service Environment

Fred Lin, Keyur Muzumdar, Nikolay Laptev, Mihai-Valentin Curelea, Seunghak Lee, Sriram Sankar

ACM SIGMETRICS - June 8, 2020

DeepRecSys: A System for Optimizing End-To-End At-Scale Neural Recommendation Inference

Udit Gupta, Samuel Hsia, Vikram Saraph, Xiaodong Wang, Brandon Reagen, Gu-Yeon Wei, Hsien-Hsin S. Lee, David Brooks, Carole-Jean Wu

ISCA - May 22, 2020

RecNMP: Accelerating Personalized Recommendation with Near-Memory Processing

Liu Ke, Udit Gupta, Benjamin Youngjae Cho, David Brooks, Vikas Chandra, Utku Diril, Amin Firoozshahian, Kim Hazelwood, Bill Jia, Hsien-Hsin S. Lee, Meng Li, Bert Maher, Dheevatsa Mudigere, Maxim Naumov, Martin Schatz, Mikhail Smelyanskiy, Xiaodong Wang, Brandon Reagen, Carole-Jean Wu, Mark Hempstead, Xuan Zhang

ISCA - May 22, 2020

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May 26, 2020

Request for proposals on agent-based user interaction simulation to find and fix integrity and privacy issues

To foster further innovation in this area, and to deepen our collaboration with academia, Facebook is pleased to invite faculty to respond to this call for research proposals pertaining to the topics outlined here.

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