What's new with Apache Flex (Dec 2013)
Another year has raced by and as most of us are getting ready to spend some time with our families we thought we would give you a quick update on what has been happening with the Apache Flex project over the last quarter. As always, if you want to get the gory details you are more than welcome to join our mailing lists (we have one for developers using the...
02:45PM Dec 05, 2013
by quetwo in Status
Call for Comments: Apache OpenOffice Distributor B...
Apache OpenOffice (formerly OpenOffice.org) is the leading free and open office productivity suite. We have many millions of users. In the past two years we've seen over 80 million downloads from our website, and millions more from 3rd party websites.
Although most users are able to download OpenOffice successfully, we do get...
02:42PM Dec 05, 2013
by robweir in General
Getting Started with Sentry in Hive
Apache Sentry (incubating) is a highly modular system for providing fine-grained role based authorization to both data and metadata stored on an Apache Hadoop cluster. It currently works out of the box with Apache Hive and Cloudera Impala. In this blog post, you will learn how to use Sentry with Hive.
Sentry uses a policy provider to define the access...
09:00AM Dec 05, 2013
by sravya in General
CouchDB Conf Videos
Videos from CouchDB Conf are now available.
CouchDB everywhere with PouchDB
Dale Harvey, Mozilla
11:39PM Dec 04, 2013
by Noah Slater in Release
Running Hama K-Means in 5 minutes
Already you might know, the Apache Hama project provides a set of machine learning algorithms which can be applied in applications with very large scale data in multiple domains.
In this post, I explain how to run BSP-based K-Means algorithm using Apache Hama, assume that you have already installed Hama cluster and you have tested it.
1. Download a...
10:23AM Dec 04, 2013
by edwardyoon in Technical Posts
Apache Tajo 0.2.0-incubating Released
Apache Tajo (incubating) 0.2 has been released The Apache Tajo team is pleased to announce the release of Apache Tajo 0.2-incubating, a bid data warehouse system on Hadoop that provides low-latency and scalable ad-hoc queries and ETL on large-data sets stored on HDFS and other data sources. This release is available for immediate...
03:19PM Nov 21, 2013
by hyunsik in General
Traffic Server Documentation now officially on Rea...
Today we have officially moved Apache Traffic Server's documentation over to Read the Docs .
We have worked for quite some time now to move all of our documentation to Sphinx and into the git repository. This makes it simpler for both developers and users to contribute documentation updates.
Perhaps my favourite feature of RTD is how...
05:59PM Nov 20, 2013
by igalic in General
The ASF's Position on Oracle's TCK License
In December 2010, The Apache Software Foundation resigned its seat on the JCP Executive Committee . Since then, our access to TCKs that previously had been provided by Oracle to a number of ASF projects has expired.
The ASF has not blocked its projects from having access to JCP-provided TCKs. A number of such TCKs are made available without...
02:00PM Nov 19, 2013
by Sally in General
Board Report (November 2013)
CouchDB submits a board report every quarter. Here's a copy of our August board report.
Finalising the merge of...
07:59PM Nov 15, 2013
by Noah Slater in Reports
Apache OpenOffice 4.1 to Bring Enhanced Accessibil...
The Apache OpenOffice project is pleased to announce that it has successfully integrated support for the Microsoft Active Accessibility (MSAA) and IAccessible2 interfaces. Support for these interfaces enables screen readers and other assistive technologies to work with Apache OpenOffice, which in turn enables greater productivity by OpenOffice...
02:06PM Nov 15, 2013
by robweir in General
[ANN] Isis Wicket Viewer 1.3.1 released, with upda...
The Isis team is pleased to announce the release of:
- Wicket Viewer 1.3.1
- Simple Archetype 1.3.1
- Quickstart Archetype 1.3.1
This is primarily a bug patch of Wicket viewer; the only changes to the
archetypes are to update the dependency on the Wicket viewer. Full release
are available at  on the Isis...
08:01AM Nov 14, 2013
by danhaywood in Announcements
Tiles 3 is now GA !
Tiles 3.0.3 GA has been released. Containing some small bug fixes to the Tiles-3 series.
It is the first Tiles-3 release promoted for General Availability.
03:33PM Nov 13, 2013
by mck in General
CouchDB will go multilingual - looking for contrib...
The Apache CouchDB project is pleased to announce the creation of a localization team. The firstname.lastname@example.org mailing list has been set up to cover everything l10n- and i18n-related in Apache CouchDB.
The first steps will be to set up some tools to enable easy translation of the documentation and (at a later point) the administration interface...
09:58PM Nov 09, 2013
by andywenk in News
Release of Apache Bigtop 0.7.0
Exciting times for the Apache Bigtop
community and the Apache Hadoop ecosystem at large with the release
of the brand new Apache Bigtop 0.7.0 !
This new release brings tons of new
features and fixes for the beloved 100% community and open source
driven big data distribution.
Among the new features:
Addition of ...
09:25AM Nov 06, 2013
by bmahe in General
Apache CouchDB 1.5.0 Release Notes
Apache CouchDB 1.5.0 has been released and is available for download.
06:27PM Nov 05, 2013
by djc in Release
CouchDB Conf is Next Week
It’s almost time for CouchDB Conf, held in Vancouver on November the 13th. That’s the day before Cascadia JS. If you don’t have your ticket to CouchDB Conf yet, there’s still time secure a place. Come meet the community, and learn about the future of CouchDB. The ticket includes a reception at Cascadia JS, which starts the day after CouchDB Conf.
05:04PM Nov 05, 2013
by Noah Slater in News
75 Million Downloads of Apache OpenOffice
We are pleased to report that yesterday, October 29th, someone downloaded the 75,000,000th copy of Apache OpenOffice™. The 75 million downloads have occurred in the less than 18th months since the first release of Apache OpenOffice on May 8th, 2012.
Apache OpenOffice (formerly called OpenOffice.org)...
07:02PM Oct 30, 2013
by robweir in General
Apache Flex 4.11 Released!
The Apache Flex project, the all-volunteer group of developers, and stakeholders in the development framework, today announced the release of Apache Flex 4.11.0 . This release makes some important improvements over previous versions of Apache Flex and Adobe Flex including new and improved components and performance enhancements.
What’s new in Apache...
05:31PM Oct 28, 2013
by quetwo in Release