The Apache News Round-up: week ending 7 June 2019

Happy Friday! Happy June! We’ve had a great week. Let’s review:

ASF Board –management and oversight of the business affairs of the corporation in accordance with the Foundation’s bylaws.
 – Next Board Meeting: 19 June. Board calendar and minutes

ApacheCon™ –the ASF’s official global conference series, bringing Tomorrow’s Technology Today since 1998
 – Announcing Program and Early Registration Incentives for ApacheCon™ North America –keynotes by David Brin, James Gosling, and Samaira Mehta; 40 content tracks from dozens of Apache projects and their communities
 – Early Registration is OPEN for ApacheCon Europe/Berlin (22-24 October)
 – TRAVEL ASSISTANCE applications for ApacheCon North America accepted through 21 June

ASF Infrastructure –our distributed team on three continents keeps the ASF’s infrastructure running around the clock.
 – 7M+ weekly checks yield uptime at 99.99%. Performance checks across 50 different service components spread over more than 250 machines in data centers around the world.

Apache Code Snapshot –this week, 503 Apache contributors changed 1,402,811 lines of code over 3,331 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Jean-Baptiste Onofré, Mark Robert Miller, Zhang Duo, Andrea Cosentino, and Matteo Merli.

Apache Project Announcements –the latest updates by category.

Big Data —
 – Apache HBase 2.1.5 relased
 – Apache Kafka 2.2.1 released

Network Client/Server —
 – Apache MINA 2.1.3 released
 – Apache Qpid Proton-J 0.33.1 released

Search —
 – Apache Lucene 7.7.2 and Solr 7.7.2 released

Web Frameworks —
 – Apache Wicket 9.0.0-M2 released

Did You Know?

 – Did you know that there are funds earmarked for female Latin Americans for Travel Assistance to attend ApacheCon North America (9-12 September/Las Vegas)? Application DEADLINE 21 June 23:59 GMT+12

 – Did you know that DreamWorks uses Apache Cassandra and Apache Tinkerpop Gremlin to guide and manage the production of its films? and

 – Did you know that the ASF has won an Industry Influencer award in the 2019 SD Times 100?

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

 – Registration is 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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