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From William Marshall <wcmar...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Podling Report Draft
Date Tue, 01 Aug 2017 19:39:40 GMT
> I don't believe a course was ever created.
Actually, you are correct. I was confusing the Edgent course with a
different course which is currently in the works.

> I would avoid mentioning about this DeveloperWorks piece due to
$corporateBacking.
All the more reason :)

> Nit:   it’s Maven from **Gradle**   :-)
Thanks, Dale. The mind thinks one thing, the fingers type another.

> We also received PR submission from another new contributor
Absolutely worth mentioning, thanks.

On Tue, Aug 1, 2017 at 12:36 PM, John D. Ament <johndament@apache.org>
wrote:

> Unless its something this team has specifically built and is part of the
> ASF project, I would avoid mentioning about this DeveloperWorks piece due
> to $corporateBacking.
>
> On Tue, Aug 1, 2017 at 3:29 PM Queenie Ma <queeniema@apache.org> wrote:
>
> > Regarding this item, "An online course on Edgent was developed on
> > DeveloperWorks, providing further material for new users to familiarize
> > themselves with Edgent", I don't believe a course was ever created. I
> know
> > one was in the works earlier this year, but it was never completed. Am I
> > off base?
> >
> > The rest looks great, thanks!
> >
> > --
> > Queenie
> >
> > On Tue, Aug 1, 2017 at 11:13 AM, William Marshall <wcmarsha@gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > Hi All,
> > >
> > > The following is the initial draft of the podling report. If you have
> any
> > > comments, please make them by 12:00 PM PST tomorrow to leave sufficient
> > > time for the mentors to sign off on the wiki.
> > >
> > >
> > > Edgent
> > >
> > > Apache Edgent is a programming SDK and micro-kernel style runtime
> > > that can be embedded in gateways and small footprint edge devices
> > enabling
> > > local, real-time, analytics on the continuous streams of data coming
> > > from equipment, vehicles, systems, appliances, devices and sensors of
> > > all kinds (for example, Raspberry Pis or smart phones). Working in
> > > conjunction with centralized analytic systems, Apache Edgent provides
> > > efficient and timely analytics across the whole IoT ecosystem: from the
> > > center to the edge.
> > >
> > > Edgent has been incubating since 2016-02-29.
> > >
> > > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> > >
> > >   1. Create and expand a diverse community of contributors and
> committers
> > >      around the Edgent project.
> > >   2. Attracting at least another independent committer/ppmc member.
> > >   3. Finding further real world users of Edgent
> > >
> > > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > > aware of?
> > >
> > >   No
> > >
> > > How has the community developed since the last report?
> > >
> > >     * Total, we have 70 subscribers to our mailing list, an improvement
> > >     of 5 since the last report.
> > >     * We have had a noticeable increase in the number of
> > > information-seeking
> > >     emails on the mailing list from new Edgent developers.
> > >     * An online course on Edgent was developed on DeveloperWorks,
> > providing
> > >     further material for new users to familiarize themselves with
> Edgent
> > >     * A San Francisco meetup has been scheduled for the 20th of
> September
> > >     to demonstrate an Edgent video analytics application which was
> > >     initially presented at ApacheCon 2017 (Video Analytics at the Edge:
> > >     Fun with Apache Edgent, OpenCV and a Raspberry Pi).
> > >
> > >
> > > How has the project developed since the last report?
> > >
> > >   * With the contributions of Christoper Dutz and Dale LaBossiere, the
> > >     Edgent build system is undergoing an overhaul to Maven from Groovy.
> > >     Maven provides benefits over Groovy, including a more rigid build
> > >     structure, and the Maven package system.
> > >   * According to JIRA, 13 new issues were added to the project and 6
> > >     issues have been resolved or closed between May 2017 and August
> 2017.
> > >
> > > How would you assess the podling's maturity?
> > > Edgent is making slow but consistent progress towards graduation. While
> > we
> > > don't yet meet the diversity requirements, we put emphasis on community
> > > growth through outreach which will ultimately pave the way for
> additional
> > > committers and contributors.
> > >
> > > Additionally, before we graduate it is important that we find users
> > > outside of IBM. As most Edgent committers are employed by IBM, external
> > > stakeholders help ensure long term contribution to the project.
> > >
> > >   [ ] Initial setup
> > >   [ ] Working towards first release
> > >   [X] Community building
> > >   [ ] Nearing graduation
> > >   [ ] Other:
> > >
> > > Date of last release:
> > >
> > >   2017-03-17
> > >
> > > When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?
> > >
> > >   In May 2016, we added two new committers and PPMC members,
> > >   Kathy Saunders and Queenie Ma.
> > >
> > > Signed-off-by:
> > >
> > >   [ ](edgent) Daniel Debrunner
> > >      Comments:
> > >   [ ](edgent) Luciano Resende
> > >      Comments:
> > >   [ ](edgent) John Ament
> > >      Comments:
> > >   [ ](edgent) Justin Mclean
> > >      Comments:
> > >
> > > IPMC/Shepherd notes:
> > >
> >
>

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