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From Lynnette Nolan <lno...@us.ibm.com>
Subject Re: Apache CouchDB 2.0 beta annc. Nov 17
Date Thu, 13 Nov 2014 22:34:45 GMT

Hi Andy,

That's completely fair.

I'm signing off for the evening, but will loop back in tomorrow and we can
take it from there, perhaps with some community consensus.

Thanks,
Lynnette

Sent from my iPhone
Please pardon typos

> On Nov 13, 2014, at 17:21, Andy Wenk <andywenk@apache.org> wrote:
>
> Hi Lynnette and Sally,
>
> I have hoped, that others answer first to the press release draft and to
> the question about possible appointments with reporters. As I have stated
> before, I don't feel ready to give an interview because we do not have
> consolidated info about what we will answer about CouchDB 2.0. Or I
should
> better say, I am not ready.
>
> Sorry that this sounds a bit like a blocker from my side but I am not
> willing to give interviews with the fear that there are to many questions
I
> am not able to answer.
>
> Thanks so much to both of you for all your efforts. I think we need a bit
> more time here.
>
> All the best
>
> Andy
>
>
> On 13 November 2014 22:49, Sally Khudairi <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
wrote:
>
> > Got it. Thanks, Lynette!
> >
> > Chat soon,
> >  Sally
> >
> > [From the mobile; please excuse top-posting, spelling/spacing errors,
and
> > brevity]
> >
> > ----- Reply message -----
> > From: "Lynnette Nolan" <lnolan@us.ibm.com>
> > To: "Sally Khudairi" <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
> > Cc: "Andy Wenk" <andywenk@apache.org>, "Jan Lehnardt" <jan@apache.org>,
> > "Lena Reinhard" <lena@thehoodiefirm.com>, "Noah Slater" <
> > nslater@apache.org>, <sk@apache.org>
> > Subject: Fw: Apache CouchDB 2.0 beta annc. Nov 17
> > Date: Thu, Nov 13, 2014 16:25
> >
> > Thanks Sally,
> >
> > I haven't heard back from Andy, Lena, Noah or Jan, regarding their
> > availability, so nothing is booked yet. I'll wait to send the release
until
> > something is confirmed, so we do have a bit more time in case feedback
> > comes through (of course, either way, I'll reiterate to the InfoWorld
team
> > that the release is still in rough draft form).
> >
> > Once we have a time nailed down, I'll let you know. If you're available
> > and interested, please feel free (but not obligated) to join.
> >
> > I'll keep you posted!
> >
> > Best,
> > Lynnette
> >
> >
> >
> > *Lynnette Nolan*
> > Marketing Communications & PR Specialist
> > Cloudant, an IBM Company
> > ------------------------------
> > *Mobile:* (781)775-0579
> > * E-mail:* *lnolan@us.ibm.com* <lnolan@us.ibm.com>
> > * Find me on:*  <http://linkedin.com/in/lynnettenolan/>
> > <https://twitter.com/NettyNol>
> > 200 State St
> > Boston, MA 02109
> > United States
> >
> >
> >
> > [image: Inactive hide details for "Sally Khudairi" ---11/13/2014
04:21:27
> > PM---Hello, Lynette, et al. Just arrived to find my connectiv]"Sally
> > Khudairi" ---11/13/2014 04:21:27 PM---Hello, Lynette, et al. Just
arrived
> > to find my connectivity is out in the office due to construction
> >
> > From: "Sally Khudairi" <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
> > To: Lynnette Nolan/Cambridge/IBM@IBMUS,
> > Cc: "Andy Wenk" <andywenk@apache.org>, "Jan Lehnardt" <jan@apache.org>,
> > "Lena Reinhard" <lena@thehoodiefirm.com>, "Noah Slater" <
> > nslater@apache.org>, sk@apache.org
> > Date: 11/13/2014 04:21 PM
> > Subject: Re: Fw: Apache CouchDB 2.0 beta annc. Nov 17
> > ------------------------------
> >
> >
> >
> > Hello, Lynette, et al.
> >
> > Just arrived to find my connectivity is out in the office due to
> > construction next door, so I'll keep it short.
> >
> > No further feedback received from the PMC regarding the press release,
so
> > if we must forward the draft to the InfoWorld team, please do so
> > underscoring that this is a _rough draft_ that is likely to undergo
> > additional revisions between our briefing them and going live on
Monday.
> >
> > Having said that, is the briefing confirmed? If so, who will be on the
> > call? (not imposing myself on anyone, more of a curiosity).
> >
> > Thanks again for your help. I look forward to hearing from you!
> >
> > -Sally
> >
> > [From the mobile; please excuse top-posting, spelling/spacing errors,
and
> > brevity]
> >
> > ----- Reply message -----
> > From: "Sally Khudairi" <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
> > To: "Lynnette Nolan" <lnolan@us.ibm.com>
> > Cc: "Andy Wenk" <andywenk@apache.org>, "Jan Lehnardt" <jan@apache.org>,
> > "Lena Reinhard" <lena@thehoodiefirm.com>, "Noah Slater" <
> > nslater@apache.org>, <sk@apache.org>
> > Subject: Fw: Apache CouchDB 2.0 beta annc. Nov 17
> > Date: Thu, Nov 13, 2014 12:06
> >
> > Thanks for the background information, Lynette.
> >
> > No worries. I head marketing & publicity for the ASF and am usually not
> > involved with project-specific activities unless it involves a major
> > milestone.
> >
> > So there's nothing out of alignment here. We certainly appreciate your
> > efforts!
> >
> > Chat soon,
> >  Sally
> >
> > [From the mobile; please excuse top-posting, spelling/spacing errors,
and
> > brevity]
> >
> > ----- Reply message -----
> > From: "Lynnette Nolan" <lnolan@us.ibm.com>
> > To: "Sally Khudairi" <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
> > Cc: "Andy Wenk" <andywenk@apache.org>, "Jan Lehnardt" <jan@apache.org>,
> > "Lena Reinhard" <lena@thehoodiefirm.com>, "Noah Slater" <
> > nslater@apache.org>, <sk@apache.org>
> > Subject: Fw: Apache CouchDB 2.0 beta annc. Nov 17
> > Date: Thu, Nov 13, 2014 11:58
> >
> > Ah, I didn't realize! Sorry, Sally.
> >
> > For some brief background, we pitched reporters that Cloudant has
existing
> > relationships with (namely, reporters we pitched for our own Cloudant
Local
> > announcement) in order to pre-brief them so their stories could be
> > published ASAP after the CouchDB 2.0 announcement at ApacheCon.
> >
> > I ran the pitch draft by the community (on the marketing@ list) and
> > received feedback and answered Andy's questions.
> >
> > Again, apologies for not including you in the initial emails.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Lynnette
> >
> >
> > * Lynnette Nolan*
> > Marketing Communications & PR Specialist
> > Cloudant, an IBM Company
> > ------------------------------
> > *Mobile:* (781)775-0579
> > * E-mail:* *lnolan@us.ibm.com* <lnolan@us.ibm.com>
> > * Find me on:*  <http://linkedin.com/in/lynnettenolan/>
> > <https://twitter.com/NettyNol>
> > 200 State St
> > Boston, MA 02109
> > United States
> >
> >
> >
> > "Sally Khudairi" ---11/13/2014 11:54:23 AM---Thanks, Lynette. I'm not
on
> > the project marketing list, which is why I was unaware.
> >
> > From: "Sally Khudairi" <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
> > To: Lynnette Nolan/Cambridge/IBM@IBMUS,
> > Cc: "Andy Wenk" <andywenk@apache.org>, "Jan Lehnardt" <jan@apache.org>,
> > "Lena Reinhard" <lena@thehoodiefirm.com>, "Noah Slater" <
> > nslater@apache.org>, sk@apache.org
> > Date: 11/13/2014 11:54 AM
> > Subject: Re: Fw: Apache CouchDB 2.0 beta annc. Nov 17
> > ------------------------------
> >
> >
> >
> > Thanks, Lynette.
> >
> > I'm not on the project marketing list, which is why I was unaware.
> >
> > We'll sort it out. And I'll be in touch when I'm back in the office
later
> > today.
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Sally
> >
> > [From the mobile; please excuse top-posting, spelling/spacing errors,
and
> > brevity]
> >
> > ----- Reply message -----
> > From: "Lynnette Nolan" <lnolan@us.ibm.com>
> > To: "Sally Khudairi" <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
> > Cc: "Andy Wenk" <andywenk@apache.org>, "Jan Lehnardt" <jan@apache.org>,
> > "Lena Reinhard" <lena@thehoodiefirm.com>, "Noah Slater" <
> > nslater@apache.org>, <sk@apache.org>
> > Subject: Fw: Apache CouchDB 2.0 beta annc. Nov 17
> > Date: Thu, Nov 13, 2014 11:37
> >
> > Hi Sally,
> >
> > Sorry for any confusion! I had brought up the plan to pitch (and shared
> > the pitch) on a marketing@ thread.
> >
> > I certainly won't share anything until I hear back from you. The folks
> > from InfoWorld who expressed interest were Serder Yegulalp and Doug
Dinely.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Lynnette
> >
> >
> >
> > * Lynnette Nolan*
> > Marketing Communications & PR Specialist
> > Cloudant, an IBM Company
> > ------------------------------
> > *Mobile:* (781)775-0579
> > * E-mail:* *lnolan@us.ibm.com* <lnolan@us.ibm.com>
> > * Find me on:*  <http://linkedin.com/in/lynnettenolan/>
> > <https://twitter.com/NettyNol>
> > 200 State St
> > Boston, MA 02109
> > United States
> >
> >
> >
> > "Sally Khudairi" ---11/13/2014 11:32:48 AM---Thanks, Lynette. I'm
awaiting
> > feedback from the PMC, so I wouldn't forward anything just yet.
> >
> > From: "Sally Khudairi" <sallykhudairi@yahoo.com>
> > To: Lynnette Nolan/Cambridge/IBM@IBMUS, "Andy Wenk"
<andywenk@apache.org>,
> > "Noah Slater" <nslater@apache.org>, "Jan Lehnardt" <jan@apache.org>,
> > "Lena Reinhard" <lena@thehoodiefirm.com>,
> > Cc: sk@apache.org
> > Date: 11/13/2014 11:32 AM
> > Subject: Re: Fw: Apache CouchDB 2.0 beta annc. Nov 17
> > ------------------------------
> >
> >
> >
> > Thanks, Lynette.
> >
> > I'm awaiting feedback from the PMC, so I wouldn't forward anything just
> > yet.
> >
> > I had no idea we were pitching under embargo. Whom are we speaking with
> > --is it Paul Krill?
> >
> > Chat soon,
> > Sally
> >
> > + traveling today; wheels up shortly, so responses may be delayed.
> >
> > [From the mobile; please excuse top-posting, spelling/spacing errors,
and
> > brevity]
> >
> > ----- Reply message -----
> > From: "Lynnette Nolan" <lnolan@us.ibm.com>
> > To: "Andy Wenk" <andywenk@apache.org>, "Noah Slater"
<nslater@apache.org>,
> > "Jan Lehnardt" <jan@apache.org>, "Lena Reinhard"
<lena@thehoodiefirm.com>
> > Cc: <sk@apache.org>
> > Subject: Fw: Apache CouchDB 2.0 beta annc. Nov 17
> > Date: Thu, Nov 13, 2014 11:21
> >
> > Hey folks,
> >
> > Just received our first pitch response from the reporters at InfoWorld.
> >
> > Can you provide me your availability (and time zones) for tomorrow?
Since
> > this interview will be spanning 3 times zones, I'll do my best to
schedule
> > the time that works for the majority.
> >
> > @Sally — Is the release is any shape to be shared. Of course, it will
be
> > under embargo and I'll reiterate that it's still a draft.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Lynnette
> >
> >
> >
> > * Lynnette Nolan*
> > Marketing Communications & PR Specialist
> > Cloudant, an IBM Company
> > ------------------------------
> > *Mobile:* (781)775-0579
> > * E-mail:* *lnolan@us.ibm.com* <lnolan@us.ibm.com>
> > * Find me on:*  <http://linkedin.com/in/lynnettenolan/>
> > <https://twitter.com/NettyNol>
> > 200 State St
> > Boston, MA 02109
> > United States
> >
> >
> > ----- Forwarded by Lynnette Nolan/Cambridge/IBM on 11/13/2014 11:19 AM
> > -----
> >
> > From: Serdar Yegulalp <Serdar_Yegulalp@infoworld.com>
> > To: Lynnette Nolan/Cambridge/IBM@IBMUS,
> > Cc: Doug Dineley <Doug_Dineley@infoworld.com>
> > Date: 11/13/2014 11:16 AM
> > Subject: Re: Apache CouchDB 2.0 beta annc. Nov 17
> > ------------------------------
> >
> >
> >
> > Hi there- I'd be interested in nailing down a time to talk in the next
> > couple of days. Is anything free on Friday? I'm on the East Coast, but
Doug
> > is in San Francisco, so we'd need to coordinate an appropriate time.
(Also,
> > in the interim, is it possible to see an embargoed release for CouchDB
2.0?)
> >
> >
> > ------
> > SERDAR YEGULALP
> > Senior Writer
> > T: 631.428.3734
> > Twitter: @syegulalp
> >
> > INFOWORLD
> > 501 2nd St. | San Francisco, CA 94107
> > InfoWorld.com | *http://www.infoworldmediakit.com/*
> > <http://www.infoworldmediakit.com/> | *http://www.infoworld.com/events*
> > <http://www.infoworld.com/events>
> > ------------------------------
> >
> > * From:* Lynnette Nolan <lnolan@us.ibm.com>
> > * Sent:* Thursday, November 13, 2014 10:25 AM
> > * To:* Eric Knorr; Doug Dineley; Serdar Yegulalp
> > * Cc:* Noah Slater; Andy Wenk; Jan Lehnardt; Lena Reinhard
> > * Subject:* Apache CouchDB 2.0 beta annc. Nov 17
> >
> > Hi Eric, Doug and Serder,
> >
> > Hope all is well! I was recently in touch about Cloudant Local, a new
> > on-premises DBaaS solution from IBM Cloudant. Now, I’d like to
introduce
> > you to Noah Slater, Lena Reinhard, and Andy Wenk, our friends at the
Apache
> > CouchDB™ project.
> >
> > On November 17 at ApacheCon Europe, the CouchDB community will announce
a
> > developer preview release of CouchDB 2.0. The beta software adds
improved
> > database server clustering to the open source NoSQL database, making it
> > easier to replicate data across different infrastructure and
synchronize
> > changes to multiple copies of that data at large scale.
> >
> > As Cloudant has grown as a company, so has our commitment to Apache
> > CouchDB [1], [2], [3]. Now, as part of IBM, we plan to grow that
commitment
> > further [4], as CouchDB-style database replication becomes a key piece
of
> > IBM’s cloud data management strategy [5].
> >
> > Lena, Andy, and Noah would be happy to speak with you or introduce you
to
> > additional members of the CouchDB community, including VP of Apache
CouchDB
> > Jan Lehnardt. Please let us know if you’d like to find a time to
connect
> > with Jan and the CouchDB community.
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Lynnette
> >
> > [1] *https://cloudant.com/blog/the-future-of-couchdb/*
> > <https://cloudant.com/blog/the-future-of-couchdb/>
> > [2]
> >
*https://cloudant.com/blog/update-from-nebraska-the-cloudant-couchdb-merger/*

> >
<https://cloudant.com/blog/update-from-nebraska-the-cloudant-couchdb-merger/>

> > [3]
> >
*https://cloudant.com/press-releases/cloudant-contributes-database-scalability-and-fault-tolerance-framework-to-apache-couchdb/*

> >
<https://cloudant.com/press-releases/cloudant-contributes-database-scalability-and-fault-tolerance-framework-to-apache-couchdb/>

> > [4]
> >
*http://blog.couchdb.org/2014/02/24/cloudant-and-ibm-our-commitment-to-apache-couchdb/*

> >
<http://blog.couchdb.org/2014/02/24/cloudant-and-ibm-our-commitment-to-apache-couchdb/>

> > [5]
> >
*http://www.informationweek.com/big-data/software-platforms/ibm-cloudant-will-power-local-data-centers-apple-apps/d/d-id/1316965*

> >
<http://www.informationweek.com/big-data/software-platforms/ibm-cloudant-will-power-local-data-centers-apple-apps/d/d-id/1316965>

> >
> >
> >
> > * Lynnette Nolan*
> > Marketing Communications & PR Specialist
> > Cloudant, an IBM Company
> > ------------------------------
> > *Mobile:* (781)775-0579
> > * E-mail:* *lnolan@us.ibm.com* <lnolan@us.ibm.com>
> > * Find me on:*  <http://linkedin.com/in/lynnettenolan/>
> > <https://twitter.com/NettyNol>
> > 200 State St
> > Boston, MA 02109
> > United States
> >
> >
> >
>
>
> --
> Andy Wenk
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