The Apache News Round-up: week ending 21 June 2019

Happy Friday, everyone. Let’s take a look at how the past week has progressed:

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

ApacheCon™ –the ASF’s official global conference series, bringing Tomorrow’s Technology Today since 1998
 – Early Registration is OPEN for ApacheCon North America/Las Vegas (9-12 September) and Europe/Berlin (22-24 October)
 – TRAVEL ASSISTANCE applications for ApacheCon North America accepted through 21 JUNE (NOTE: special funds earmarked for female Latin Americans). Applications for ApacheCon Europe now open. Apply today!

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, 527 Apache contributors changed 1,453,810 lines of code over 3,408 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Zhang Duo, Mark Robert Miller, Jonathan Hung, Claus Ibsen, and Hendrik Krohns.

Apache Project Announcements –the latest updates by category.

Big Data —
 – Apache Bigtop 1.4.0 released
 – [CVE-2017-15694] Apache Geode metadata modification vulnerability

Content Management —
 – Apache Allura 1.11.0 released
 – CVE-2019-10085 Apache Allura XSS vulnerability

Search —
 – Apache Lucene Solr Reference Guide for 8.1 released

Servers —
 – [SECURITY] CVE-2019-10072 Apache Tomcat HTTP/2 DoS

Did You Know?

 – Did you know that the program for ApacheCon North America is up? Join us!

 – Did you know that the ASF’s email list activity over the past 14 days has comprised 89,139 on 62,103 topics sent by 5,345 people across 729 active lists?

 – Did you know that Baidu, Cisco, Didi Chuxing, eBay, JP Morgan, Samsung, and Yahoo Japan use Apache Kylin to support extremely large datasets?

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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