The Apache News Round-up: week ending 29 March 2019

What a month! What a week! The collective Apache Community has great cause to celebrate.

Bring out the cake:

 – The Apache® Software Foundation Celebrates 20 Years of Community-led Development "The Apache Way"

 – Our Founders look back on 20 Years of the ASF!

 – 20 Years of Open Source Innovation, The Apache Way

 – Video Promo: The ASF at 20

 – Foundation Highlights 1999-2019

 – Show your support of the ASF’s 20th with dedicated creative assets

Success at Apache –the monthly blog series that focuses on the people and processes behind why the ASF "just works".
 – What You Need to Know by Maximilian Michels

ASF Board –management and oversight of the business affairs of the corporation in accordance with the Foundation’s bylaws.
 – Announcing New ASF Board of Directors
 – Next Board Meeting: 17 April. Board calendar and minutes

ApacheCon™ –the ASF’s official global conference series, now in its 21st year.
 – Join us: Apache Roadshow/Chicago 13-14 May 2019
 – CFP Open: ApacheCon North America 9-13 September in Las Vegas
 – Registration OPEN: ApacheCon Europe 22-24 October in Berlin

ASF Infrastructure –our distributed team on three continents keeps the ASF’s infrastructure running around the clock.
 – 7M+ weekly checks yield 99.97% uptime. Performance checks across 50 different service components spread over more than 250 machines in data centers around the world.

Apache Code Snapshot –this week, 440 Apache contributors changed 1,112,262 lines of code over 2,920 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Jean-Baptiste Onofré, Eric Barnhill, Ash Berlin-Taylor, Bryan Call, Andrea Cosentino.

Apache Project Announcements –the latest updates by category.

Big Data —
 – Apache Calcite 1.19.0 released
 – Apache Kafka 2.2.0 released
 – Apache NiFi MiNiFi C++ 0.6.0 released
 – [CVE-2019-0212] Apache HBase REST Server incorrect user authorization
 – Apache Impala 3.2.0 released

Content —
 – Apache JSPWiki 2.11.0.M3 released
 – [CVE-2019-0224] Apache JSPWiki Cross-site scripting vulnerability
 – [CVE-2019-0225] Apache JSPWiki Local File Inclusion (limited ROOT folder) vulnerability leads to user information disclosure

Libraries —
 – Apache Commons BCEL 6.3.1 released

Servers —
 – Apache Tomcat [SECURITY] CVE-2019-0199 Apache Tomcat HTTP/2 DoS

Did You Know?

 – Did you know that ApacheCon has been bringing "Tomorrow’s Technology Today" since *before* the ASF’s incorporation? We have 4 events in 2019: next up Chicago, Las Vegas, and Berlin. Join us!

 – Did you know that whilst The Apache Way is a living, breathing interpretation of one’s experience with our community-led development process, it has 5 core tenets that Apache Projects and their communities must adhere to?

 – Did you know that history buffs can see some of the ASF’s earliest documents, such as original certificate of incorporation, first emails on, press release, and more?

Apache Community Notices:

 – The Apache Way to Sustainable Open Source Success

 – Foundation Reports and Statements

 – Apache in 2018 – By The Digits

 – ASF Operations Summary: Q2 FY2019

 – ASF Annual Report for FY2018

 – The Apache Software Foundation 2018 Vision Statement

 – Foundation Statement –Apache Is Open.

 – "Success at Apache" focuses on the processes behind why the ASF "just works".

 – Please follow/like/re-tweet the ASF on social media: @TheASF on Twitter and on LinkedIn at

 – Do friend and follow us on the Apache Community Facebook page Twitter account

 – The list of Apache project-related MeetUps can be found at

 – The Apache Big Data community will be at DataWorks Summit in Washington DC 20-23 May 2019

 – 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 email when registering at

 – Future dates for Spark + AI Summit 2019 announced: 23-25 April/San Francisco and 15-17 October/Amsterdam

 – CFP open for ApacheCon North America 9-12 September 2019

 – Registration open for ApacheCon Europe 22-24 October 2019

 – 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!

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