Systems & Infrastructure

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.

Latest Publications

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MLSys - May 19, 2021

TT-Rec: Tensor Train Compression For Deep Learning Recommendation Model Embeddings

Chunxing Yin, Bilge Acun, Xing Liu, Carole-Jean Wu

EASE - May 10, 2021

Facebook’s Cyber–Cyber and Cyber–Physical Digital Twins

John Ahlgren, Kinga Bojarczuk, Sophia Drossopoulou, Inna Dvortsova, Johann George, Natalija Gucevska, Mark Harman, Maria Lomeli, Simon Mark Lucas, Erik Meijer, Steve Omohundro, Rubmary Rojas, Silvia Sapora, Jie M. Zhang, Norm Zhou

International Workshop on Mutation Analysis at ICST - May 6, 2021

An Empirical Comparison of Mutant Selection Assessment Metrics

Jie M. Zhang, Lingming Zhang, Dan Hao, Lu Zhang, Mark Harman

TSE - May 6, 2021

Comparative Analysis of Constraint Handling Techniques for Constrained Combinatorial Testing

Huayao Wu, Changhai Nie, Justyna Petke, Yue Jia, Mark Harman

Open Research Awards

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May 26, 2021

2021 RFP on agent-based user interaction simulation to find and fix integrity and privacy issues

In this call, we are particularly interested in research work that tackles the scientific and technical challenges we face in developing and deploying Web Enabled Simulation and that could also lead to longer and deeper collaboration between partners from the academic research community and our WW project team.

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April 21, 2021

2021 Statistics for Improving Insights, Models, and Decisions request for proposals

At Facebook, our research teams strive to improve decision making for a business that touches the lives of billions of…

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