tungwaiyip.info

home

about me

links

Blog

< January 2011 >
SuMoTuWeThFrSa
       1
2 3 4 5 6 7 8
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031     

past articles »

Click for San Francisco, California Forecast

San Francisco, USA

 

Facebook Engineering Management

Facebook

I've just tust read this piece or articles describing the experience and practices used in Facebook Engineering Management. They all sounds quite insightful. I think his advices are quite applicable for a lot of innovative startup companies.

After reading all his pieces, I like to call out one more point. It is something he has not mentioned in his posts at all, commoditized, low-cost outsourced technical resources. It is all about attracting and keeping the best talent and make them work most effectively. There is just no place for outsourcing.

Of course this applies to top tier startup company like Facebook. It is possibly different for matured products, large companies or IT back office.

2011.01.09 comments

 

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

past articles »

 

BBC News

 

UK cabinet row over PM's Brexit delay bid (19 Mar 2019)

 

Brexit: Merkel vows to fight for orderly process (19 Mar 2019)

 

Cyclone Idai: 'Massive disaster' in Mozambique and Zimbabwe (19 Mar 2019)

 

Boeing expects 737 Max software fix by end of March (19 Mar 2019)

 

Using drones to deliver blood in Rwanda (19 Mar 2019)

 

US-backed Syrian fighters 'overrun IS encampment' (19 Mar 2019)

 

Kazakh leader Nazarbayev resigns after three decades (19 Mar 2019)

 

Supreme Court sides with Trump on immigration detention (19 Mar 2019)

 

Israel elections: 'Fascism' perfume ad sparks online debate (19 Mar 2019)

 

Google reveals gaming platform Stadia (19 Mar 2019)

more »

 

SF Gate

 

Racing against China, U.S. reveals details of million supercomputer (18 Mar 2019)

 

Women in economics report rampant sexual assault and bias (18 Mar 2019)

 

The A-list heads to Apple as challenge to Netflix takes shape (18 Mar 2019)

 

Ship traffic, March 19 (18 Mar 2019)

 

Facebook’s messaging ambitions amount to much more than chat (17 Mar 2019)

 

A better way to break up big tech (17 Mar 2019)

more »


Site feed Updated: 2019-Mar-19 12:00