The Apache Software Foundation Blog
The Apache News Round-up: week ending 15 March 2019
Mid-month: punch the clock! Here's hoping you had a great week --the Apache Community certainly has:
ASF Board –management and oversight of the business affairs of the corporation in accordance with the Foundation's bylaws.
- Next Board Meeting: 20 March. Board calendar and minutes http://apache.org/foundation/board/calendar.html
ApacheCon™ –the ASF's official global conference series, now in its 21st year.
- Join us: Apache Roadshow/DC and Open Source Career Fair 25 March 2019 http://www.apachecon.com/usroadshowdc19/
- Join us + CFP EXTENDED: Apache Roadshow/Chicago 13-14 May 2019 http://apachecon.com/chiroadshow19/
- CFP OPEN! ApacheCon North America 9-13 September in Las Vegas http://apachecon.com/
- REGISTRATION OPEN: ApacheCon Europe 22-24 October in Berlin http://www.apachecon.com/aceu19/
ASF Infrastructure –our distributed team on three continents keeps the ASF's infrastructure running around the clock.
- 7M+ weekly checks yield 99.99% uptime. Go Mighty Infra! Four nines! http://www.apache.org/uptime/
Apache Code Snapshot –this week, 485 Apache contributors changed 997,317 lines of code over 2,726 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Andrea Cosentino, Guanghao Zhang, Claus Ibsen, Fabio Utzig, and Jean-Baptiste Onofré.
Apache Project Announcements –the latest updates by category.
Big Data --
- Apache CouchDB 2.3.1 released https://couchdb.apache.org/
- Apache JSPWiki 2.11.0.M2 released http://jspwiki.apache.org/
- Apache Derby 10.15.1.3 released https://db.apache.org/
- Apache PLC4X (incubating) 0.3.1 released http://plc4x.apache.org
- Apache MINA 2.0.20 released http://mina.apache.org/
- Apache Solr Reference Guide 7.7 released https://lucene.apache.org/solr/guide/7_7
- Apache JMeter 5.1.1 released https://jmeter.apache.org/
Did You Know?
- Did you know that Ericsson, Inuit, and TransUnion are powered by Apache Drill? http://drill.apache.org/
- Did you know that you can find all Apache Projects listed from their date of becoming a Top-Level Project? https://projects.apache.org/committees.html?date
- Did you know that the ASF is a Google Summer of Code (GSoC) mentoring organization for the 15th consecutive year?Applications are open http://community.apache.org/gsoc.html
Apache Community Notices:
- Apache in 2018 - By The Digits https://s.apache.org/Apache2018Digits
- ASF Operations Summary: Q2 FY2019 https://s.apache.org/d2Fq
- ASF Annual Report for FY2018 https://s.apache.org/FY2018AnnualReport
- The Apache Software Foundation 2018 Vision Statement https://s.apache.org/zqC3
- Foundation Statement –Apache Is Open. https://s.apache.org/PIRA
- "Success at Apache" focuses on the processes behind why the ASF "just works". https://blogs.apache.org/foundation/category/SuccessAtApache
- Please follow/like/re-tweet the ASF on social media: @TheASF on Twitter and on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-apache-software-foundation
- Do friend and follow us on the Apache Community Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/ApacheSoftwareFoundation/and Twitter account https://twitter.com/ApacheCommunity
- The list of Apache project-related MeetUps can be found at http://events.apache.org/event/meetups.html
- The Apache Big Data community will be at DataWorks Summit 18-21 March 2019 in Barcelona and 20-23 May 2019 in Washington DC https://dataworkssummit.com/
- Flink Forward San Francisco 2019 will be held 1-2 April. The event is promoting collaboration between Apache projects by inviting 50 Apache Committers to attend for FREE: use "ASFCommitters19" code PLUS your @apache.org email when registering at https://sf-2019.flink-forward.org/register
- Future dates for Spark + AI Summit 2019 announced: 23-25 April/San Francisco and 15-17 October/Amsterdam https://databricks.com/sparkaisummit/
- CFP open for Berlin Buzzwords: 16-18 June 2019 https://berlinbuzzwords.de/
- CFP open for ApacheCon North America 9-12 September 2019
- Save the date: ApacheCon Europe 22-24 October 2019 http://apachecon.com/
- Find out how you can participate with Apache community/projects/activities --opportunities open with Apache HTTP Server, Avro, ComDev (community development), Directory, Incubator, OODT, POI, Polygene, Syncope, Tika, Trafodion, and more! https://helpwanted.apache.org/
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Posted at 02:51PM Mar 15, 2019 by Sally Khudairi in Newsletter | |