The Apache News Round-up: week ending 30 August 2019

Farewell, August –we’re wrapping up the month with another great week. Here are updates on Apache community’s activities:

ASF Board – management and oversight of the business affairs of the corporation in accordance with the Foundation’s bylaws.
– Next Board Meeting: 18 September 2019. Board calendar and minutes

ApacheCon™ – the ASF’s official global conference series, bringing Tomorrow’s Technology Today since 1998
 – Countdown to ApacheCon North America and Europe — we look forward to seeing you in Las Vegas and Berlin — REGISTER TODAY!
 – Catch the latest on ApacheCon™,  Q&A With Community Track Leader, Sharan Foga, ASF’S VP of Apache Community Development exclusively on

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

Apache Code Snapshot – this week, 923 Apache contributors changed 13,694,508 lines of code over 3,419 commits. Top 5 contributors, in
order, are: Tilman Hausherr, Jun Zhao, Radu Cotescu, Christofer Dutz, and Claus Ibsen.

Apache Project Announcements – the latest updates by category.

Big Data —
 – Apache Flink 1.9.0 released
 – Apache NiFi Registry 0.5.0 released

Content —
 – Apache Jackrabbit 2.19.4 and Oak 1.8.16 released

Databases —
 – Apache IoTDB (Incubating) 0.8.0 released

Libraries —
 – Apache Qpid JMS 0.45.0 released
 – Apache Libcloud 2.6.0 released
 – Apache ServiceComb 0.5.0 released

Did You Know?

 – Did you know that the ASF continued guardianship of 190M+ lines of code in the Apache repositories

 – Did you know that ApacheCon North America is featuring 19 Tracks
overseen by Apache Projects and their communities? From Big Data,
Community, Content Delivery, Geospatial, Graphs, Integration, IoT,
Machine Learning, Mobile, Observability, Streaming, Servers & more
–plus Apache project events such as Beam Summit, CloudStack
Collaboration Conference, and special workshops– there’s Apache
goodness for everyone. Join us!

 – Did you know that
"Trillions and Trillions Served", the documentary on The Apache Software
Foundation, will resume filming at ApacheCon Las Vegas and Berlin ? Support this project

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

 – ASF Annual Report for FY2019

 – 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

 – 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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