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The Apache News Round-up: week ending 12 February 2021
Friday arrived quickly --happy Lunar New Year to those who celebrate! The Apache community has had a productive week; let's review:
ASF Board – management and oversight of the business affairs of the corporation in accordance with the Foundation's bylaws.
- Next Board Meeting: 17 February 2021. Board calendar and minutes https://apache.org/foundation/board/calendar.html
Apache Diversity & Inclusion – initiatives that promote diversity, equity, and inclusion across the greater Apache community.
- Call for Apache project proposals and mentors: Outreachy Open Source internship program May-Aug 2021 https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/r7ba52de92d2a31d623aa510573de89c9d8a82ab01e85c87f43a792d4%40%3Cannounce.apache.org%3E
ApacheCon™ – the ASF's official global conference series, bringing Tomorrow's Technology Today since 1998.
- ApacheCon@Home keynotes, plenaries, and presentations on Big Data, Camel/Integration, Cassandra, Community, Content Delivery (Traffic Server/Traffic Control), cTAKES, Fineract/Fintech, Geode, Geospatial, Groovy, HTTP Server (httpd and the Web), Ignite, Incubator, IoT, Jena, Karaf, Machine Learning, Mahout, Multi-lingual tracks (Hindi/German/Mandarin/Spanish), Observability, OpenOffice, Pulsar/Bookkeeper, Royale, Solr/Lucene/Search Learning, Streaming, Tomcat, and more are available at https://www.youtube.com/c/TheApacheFoundation/
ASF Infrastructure – our distributed team on three continents keeps the ASF's infrastructure running around the clock.
- 7M+ weekly checks yield uptime at 99.96%. Performance checks across 50 different service components spread over more than 250 machines in data centers around the world. http://www.apache.org/uptime/
Apache Code Snapshot – Over the past week, 388 Apache Committers changed 2,346,803 lines of code over 4,410 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Bernd Bohmann, Gary Gregory, Tellier Benoit, Andrea Cosentino, and Claus Ibsen.
Apache Project Announcements – the latest updates by category.
- Apache APISIX 2.3 released https://apisix.apache.org/
- Apache PLC4X 0.8.0 released https://plc4x.apache.org/
- Apache SkyWalking CLI 0.6.0 released https://skywalking.apache.org/
Web Frameworks --
- Apache MyFaces Core 2.2.14 released http://myfaces.apache.org/
Did You Know?
- Did you know that downloads of Apache OpenOffice exceed 1 Million each month? https://openoffice.apache.org/
- Did you know that Airbnb uses Apache Superset for deep data insights, visualizing metrics, and business intelligence at scale? https://superset.apache.org/
- Did you know that the Apache Groovy, Kafka, and Maven communities will be participating at DevNexus online on 17 February? Registration is free and open to all http://devnexus.com
Apache Community Notices
- The Apache Software Foundation Operations Summary: Q2 FY2021 (August - October 2020) https://s.apache.org/Q2FY2021
- ASF Security Report 2020 https://s.apache.org/SecurityReport2020
- ASF FY2020 Annual Report https://s.apache.org/FY2020AnnualReport
- "Trillions and Trillions Served" documentary on the ASF: 1) full feature https://s.apache.org/Trillions-Feature 2) "Apache Everywhere" https://s.apache.org/ApacheEverywhere 3) "Why Apache" https://s.apache.org/ASF-Trillions 4) “Apache Innovation” https://s.apache.org/ApacheInnovation
- The Apache Way to Sustainable Open Source Success https://s.apache.org/GhnI
- Foundation Reports and Statements http://www.apache.org/foundation/reports.html
- "Success at Apache" focuses on the people and processes behind why the ASF "just works". https://blogs.apache.org/foundation/category/SuccessAtApache
- Inside Infra: the new interview series with members of the ASF infrastructure team --meet
Chris Thistlethwaite https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Chris
Drew Foulks https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Drew
Greg Stein Part I https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Greg
...Part II https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Greg2 and Part III https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Greg3
Daniel Gruno Part I https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Daniel1 and Part II https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Daniel2
Gavin McDonald Part I https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Gavin and Part II https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Gavin2
Andrew Wetmore Part I https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Andrew and Part II https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Andrew2
Chris Lambertus Part I https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-ChrisL and Part II https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-ChrisL2
- ASF Targeted Sponsor Manning Publications is offering special deals on the latest books on Apache Airflow, Pulsar, Spark, and Thrift, among other titles and eBooks https://deals.manning.com/the-latest-apache-innovations/
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Posted at 12:27PM Feb 12, 2021 by Sally in Newsletter | |