The Apache News Round-up: week ending 10 May 2019

Hello, Friday. It’s time to review the collective Apache community’s activities from the past week:

The Apache Software Foundation –the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 350 Open Source projects and initiatives.
 – The Apache Software Foundation Welcomes 40 New Members

ASF Board –management and oversight of the business affairs of the corporation in accordance with the Foundation’s bylaws.
 – Next Board Meeting: 15 May. Board calendar and minutes

ApacheCon™ –the ASF’s official global conference series, bringing Tomorrow’s Technology Today since 1998
 – Next week in Chicago: Apache Roadshow 13-14 May Learn the latest in AdTech, BigData, Community Diversity, FinTech, IoT, Machine Learning, "Made in Chicago" startups, Podling Shark Tank, and more!
 – OPEN: ApacheCon CFPs + EARLY Registration: 1) North America/Las Vegas 9-12 September; 2) Europe/Berlin 22-24 October

ASF Infrastructure –our distributed team on three continents keeps the ASF’s infrastructure running around the clock.
 – 7M+ weekly checks yield uptime at 99.93%. Performance checks across 50 different service components spread over more than 250 machines in data centers around the world.

Apache Code Snapshot –this week, 438 Apache contributors changed 1,041,284 lines of code over 2,688 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Ismaël Mejía, Jean-Baptiste Onofré, Julian Reschke, Andrea Cosentino, and Paul King.

Apache Project Announcements –the latest updates by category.

Build Management —
 – Apache Ant 1.10.6 released

Content —
 – Apache Jackrabbit 2.16.4 and 2.19.3 released

Libraries —
 – Apache Olingo 4.6.0 released

Network-Client —
 – Apache Qpid Proton-J 0.33.0 released

Did You Know?

 – Did you know that the CFP for ApacheCon North America (9-12 September/Las Vegas) closes Monday? The CFP for ApacheCon Europe (22-24 October/Berlin) closes 26 May. Let’s get cracking!

 – Did you know that Apache CloudStack is the Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS) cloud computing platform of choice for some of the industry’s most visible Clouds –from global hosting providers to telcos to the Fortune 100 top 5% and more– because it "Just Works"?

 – Did you know that Agence Française de Développement uses Apache Wicket for its brand center?

Apache Community Notices:

 – Celebrating 20 Years Community-led Development "The Apache Way"

 – ASF Founders look back on 20 Years of the ASF

 – The Apache Way to Sustainable Open Source Success

 – Foundation Reports and Statements

 – ApacheCon: Tomorrow’s Technology Today since 1998

 – 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

 – Apache Roadshow/Chicago will be held 13-14 May 2019

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

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

 – Spark + AI Summit 2019 will be held 15-17 October in Amsterdam

 – CFP and Registration open for ApacheCon Europe 22-24 October 2019

 – Find out how you can participate with Apache community/projects/activities –opportunities open with Apache Camel, Apache HTTP Server, and more!

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