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From Andy Wenk <andyw...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Cloudant & IBM: Our Commitment to Apache CouchDB
Date Mon, 24 Feb 2014 14:42:52 GMT
congratulations Adam and all at Cloudant and thanks for the great
contributions to CouchDB :)


On 24 February 2014 15:39, Noah Slater <nslater@apache.org> wrote:

> Seconded. Congratulations. This is great news. I look forward to the
> future...
>
> On 24 February 2014 15:35, Jan Lehnardt <jan@apache.org> wrote:
> > Adam and everyone at Cloudant: congratulations for your hard work!
> >
> > I'm thrilled about what this could mean for the future!
> >
> > Jan
> > --
> >
> >
> > On 24 Feb 2014, at 15:29 , Adam Kocoloski <adam@cloudant.com> wrote:
> >
> >> Apache CouchDB means a great deal to me, and to Cloudant as a company.
> Cloudant and CouchDB have grown alongside each other over the past several
> years in one of the more authentic vendor/community collaborations I can
> think of in Apache history. Today marks the next step in Cloudant's growth
> as we enter into a definitive agreement to become part of IBM.
> >>
> >> What does this mean for CouchDB? I would not have agreed to this
> transaction if I had any concerns about Cloudant's ability to continue its
> contributions and collaboration with Apache CouchDB. IBM has a strong track
> record in open source software and a productive relationship with Apache;
> in fact, IBM was instrumental in bringing CouchDB to the ASF many years
> ago. IBM is fully supportive of our efforts here, and I'm looking forward
> to bringing increased resources to bear in support of the project.
> >>
> >> CouchDB has the potential to shape the future of distributed data
> management and computing. 2013 was a year of tremendous progress, as we
> doubled our committer base and shipped no fewer than eight releases.
> Already in 2014 we've seen amazing progress on long-standing initiatives to
> enhance the core of the system. The timing is right -- in the market and
> for the community -- to take the next big step forward. With your help,
> that is exactly what we will do.
> >>
> >> Truly, the future of CouchDB is CouchDB.
> >>
> >> Adam Kocoloski
> >> Co-Founder & CTO, Cloudant
> >>
> >
>
>
>
> --
> Noah Slater
> https://twitter.com/nslater
>



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