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From Jean-Baptiste Onofré ...@nanthrax.net>
Subject Re: [DISCUSS] State of the project: Feature roadmap for 2018
Date Tue, 23 Jan 2018 05:20:41 GMT
Hi Ben,

about the "technical roadmap", we have a thread about "Beam 3.x roadmap".

It already provides ideas for points 3 & 4.

Regards
JB

On 01/22/2018 09:15 PM, Ben Chambers wrote:
> Thanks Davor for starting the state of the project discussions [1].
> 
> 
> In this fork of the state of the project discussion, I’d like to start the
> discussion of the feature roadmap for 2018 (and beyond).
> 
> 
> To kick off the discussion, I think the features could be divided into several
> areas, as follows:
> 
>  1.
> 
>     Enabling Contributions: How do we make it easier to add new features to the
>     supported runners? Can we provide a common intermediate layer below the
>     existing functionality that features are translated to so that runners only
>     need to support the intermediate layer and new features only need to target
>     it? What other ways can we make it easier to contribute to the development
>     of Beam?
> 
>  2.
> 
>     Realizing Portability: What gaps are there in the promise of portability?
>     For example in [1] we discussed the fact that users must write per-runner
>     code to push system metrics from runners to their monitoring platform. This
>     limits their ability to actually change runners. Credential management for
>     different environments also falls into this category.
> 
>  3.
> 
>     Large Features: What major features (like Beam SQL, Beam Python, etc.) would
>     increase the Beam user base in 2018?
> 
>  4.
> 
>     Improvements: What small changes could make Beam more appealing to users?
>     Are there API improvements we could make or common mistakes we could detect
>     and/or prevent?
> 
> 
> Thanks in advance for participating in the discussion. I believe that 2018 could
> be a great year for Beam, providing easier, more complete runner portability and
> features that make Beam easier to use for everyone.
> 
> 
> Ben
> 
> 
> [1]
> https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/f750f288af8dab3f468b869bf5a3f473094f4764db419567f33805d0@%3Cdev.beam.apache.org%3E
> 
> [2]
> https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/01a80d62f2df6b84bfa41f05e15fda900178f882877c294fed8be91e@%3Cdev.beam.apache.org%3E

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Jean-Baptiste Onofré
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