The Apache News Round-up: week ending 17 May 2019

Happy-happy Friday –let’s take a look back at what the collective Apache community has been working on over the past week:

The Apache Software Foundation –the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 350 Open Source projects and initiatives.
 – Announcing changes in the ASF Board [thank you, Jim Jagielski and Phil Steitz for your service on the Board of Directors. Welcome, Danny Angus and Ted Dunning as Board Members!]

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

ApacheCon™ –the ASF’s official global conference series, bringing Tomorrow’s Technology Today since 1998
 – EARLY Registration & Hotel Block open: ApacheCon North America/Las Vegas 9-12 September
 – CFP OPEN ApacheCon 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, 446 Apache contributors changed 924,409 lines of code over 2,688 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Paul King, Andrea Cosentino, Duo Zhang, Claus Ibsen, and Hasan Hasan.

Apache Project Announcements –the latest updates by category.

Big Data —
 – Apache Atlas 2.0.0 released
 – Apache Calcite Avatica 1.15.0 released
 – Apache Druid (incubating) 0.14.1 released

Content —
 – Apache Jackrabbit Oak 1.8.13 released

Network-Client —
 – Apache Qpid Broker-J 7.1.3, Qpid JMS 0.42.0, and Qpid Proton 0.28.0 released

Servers —
 – Apache Tomcat 8.5.41 and 9.0.20 released
 – [SECURITY] CVE-2019-0221 Apache Tomcat XSS in SSI printenv

Did You Know?

 – Did you know that the CFP for ApacheCon Europe (22-24 October/Berlin) closes 26 May? We want to see your submissions!

 – Did you know that the Apache Beam community will convene in Berlin 19-20 June for Beam Summit?

 – Did you know that Apache Directory LDAP API 2.0.0.AM3 is out?

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

 – 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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