The Apache Software Foundation Blog
The Apache News Round-up: week ending 27 August 2021
Hello, Friday --let's take a look at the Apache community's activities from the past week:
ASF Board – management and oversight of the business affairs of the corporation in accordance with the Foundation's bylaws.
- Next Board Meeting: 15 September 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. ApacheCon Asia was held online 6-8 August; ApacheCon@Home is coming up next on 21-23 September:
- The Apache® Software Foundation Announces Program for ApacheCon@Home 2021 https://s.apache.org/ACHome2021
- Learn about the Community Track from Sharan Foga and Swapnil M Mane https://youtu.be/8cZF-gaE3a4
- Register for ApacheCon@Home https://www.apachecon.com/acah2021/
ASF Infrastructure – our distributed team on three continents keeps the ASF's infrastructure running around the clock.
- 7M+ weekly checks yield uptime at 98.52%. 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, 307 Apache Committers changed 2,747,090 lines of code over 2,669 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Andrea Cosentino, Andi Huber, Harikrishna Patnala, Claus Ibsen, and Gary Gregory.
Apache Project Announcements – the latest updates by category.
Big Data --
- Apache NiFi - MiNiFi C++ CVE-2021-33191: MiNiFi CPP arbitrary script execution is possible on the agent's host machine through the c2 protocol https://s.apache.org/t1okn
- Apache Teaclave (incubating) 0.3.0 released https://teaclave.apache.org/
- Apache Geometry 1.0 released https://commons.apache.org/proper/commons-geometry/
- Apache Portable Runtime CVE-2021-35940: Regression of CVE-2017-12613 https://s.apache.org/rvqdx
- Apache Qpid Dispatch 1.17.0 released https://qpid.apache.org/
Did You Know?
- Did you know that Dropbox uses Apache Superset as their data exploration platform? https://superset.apache.org/
- Did you know that the CFP for Pulsar Summit Asia in November closes on 8 September? https://pulsar.apache.org/en/events/
- Did you know that the CFP is open for the CloudStack Collaboration Conference in November? https://cloudstack.apache.org/
Apache Community Notices
- Watch "Trillions and Trillions Served", the documentary on the ASF 1) full feature [49 min] https://s.apache.org/Trillions-Feature 2) "Apache Everywhere" [6 min] https://s.apache.org/ApacheEverywhere 3) "Why Apache" [2.5 min] https://s.apache.org/ASF-Trillions-WhyApache 4) “Apache Innovation” [40 min] 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
- Presentations from ApacheCon Asia are available at https://s.apache.org/ApacheConAsia2021-talks
- "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
- The Apache® Software Foundation Celebrates 22 Years of Open Source Leadership – world’s largest Open Source foundation advances community-led innovation "The Apache Way" https://s.apache.org/22ndAnniversay
- ASF FY2020 Annual Report https://s.apache.org/FY2020AnnualReport
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Posted at 06:51AM Aug 27, 2021 by Swapnil M Mane in Newsletter | |