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The Apache News Round-up: week ending 19 March 2021
And it's Friday! Let's take a look at what the Apache community has been up to over the past week:
ASF Board – management and oversight of the business affairs of the corporation in accordance with the Foundation's bylaws.
- The Apache Software Foundation Operations Summary: Q3 FY2021 (November 2020 - January 2021) https://s.apache.org/Q3FY2021
- Next Board Meeting: 21 April 2021. Board calendar and minutes https://apache.org/foundation/board/calendar.html
ApacheCon™ – the ASF's official global conference series, bringing Tomorrow's Technology Today since 1998.
- CFPs open for ApacheCon@Home AND ApacheCon Asia: proposals now accepted for both events! Tracks include API/Microservices, Big Data, Cassandra, Community, Content Delivery & Management, Culture, Drill, Fineract/Fintech, Geospatial, Groovy, Incubator, Integration, IoT/IIoT, Karaf, Messaging, Middleware, Observability, Royale, RDF/Linked Data, Search, Social Data, Streaming, Tomcat, and more. https://www.apachecon.com/
- Event Sponsorship available, including package deals for a global presence at both events! https://www.apachecon.com/acah2021/2021_ApacheCon_prospectus.pdf
ASF Infrastructure – our distributed team on three continents keeps the ASF's infrastructure running around the clock.
- 7M+ weekly checks yield uptime at 99.38%. 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, 400 Apache Committers changed 3,004,173 lines of code over 3,661 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Andrea Cosentino, Claus Ibsen, Daan Hoogland, Gary Gregory, and Mark Thomas.
Apache Project Announcements – the latest updates by category.Big Data --
- Apache NiFi 1.13.1 released http://nifi.apache.org/
- Apache Avro 1.10.2 released https://avro.apache.org/Libraries --
- Apache Log4j 2.14.1 released http://logging.apache.org/
- Apache XMLBeans 5.0.0 released https://xmlbeans.apache.org/
- Apache HttpComponents Core 5.1 GA released https://hc.apache.org/
Web Conferencing --
- Apache OpenMeetings CVE-2021-27576: Bandwidth can be overloaded with public web service https://s.apache.org/2pj12
Did You Know?
- Did you know that the ASF provides a comprehensive list of Export Control Classification Numbers (ECCNs) for more than 50 Apache projects subject to export controls? https://apache.org/licenses/exports/
- Did you know that the CFP for Airflow Summit (8-16 July 2021) is now open? https://airflowsummit.org/
- Did you know that the Apache Druid community will be holding "drop-in" MeetUps on 23 and 31 March? http://druid.apache.org/
Apache Community Notices
- 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
- All presentations from ApacheCon@Home are available at https://www.youtube.com/c/TheApacheFoundation/
- "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 08:55AM Mar 19, 2021 by Swapnil M Mane in Newsletter | |