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From Robert Metzger <rmetz...@apache.org>
Subject Re: [DRAFT] November 2014 Board Report
Date Tue, 11 Nov 2014 08:13:50 GMT
I think the Flink 0.7.0-incubating release is missing from the report (See
http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/incubator-general/201410.mbox/%3CCAGr9p8BVLhuFvQYyrNYHJVY4RHPbGmAiX4MdwQBg6auOG%2BMtPg%40mail.gmail.com%3E
)

I've edited the wiki page.

On Tue, Nov 11, 2014 at 5:36 AM, Konstantin Boudnik <cos@apache.org> wrote:

> As a mentor of NPandey, I think it is safe to remove it from the report. I
> pinged the dev@ list, but haven't heard from them. I believe Brett is
> travelling and I am not sure about the activity of the others.
>
> Thanks,
>   cos
>
> On Mon, Nov 10, 2014 at 08:50PM, John D. Ament wrote:
> > Hi all,
> >
> > Per Roman's email earlier today, I was working on putting together the
> > board report.  First, thanks to all the podlings who have completed their
> > reports.  I still have to remove some lines, but wanted to send out the
> > draft report to see if anyone had any comments.
> >
> > I'm going to remove:
> >
> > - NPanday's block (didn't report)
> > - Ripplie (didn't report)
> > - Johnzon's release (for some reason this was in last month's report...
> > must have slipped thorugh)
> >
> > Please find the report below.
> >
> > = Incubator PMC report for November 2014 =
> > === Timeline ===
> > ||Wed November 05 ||Podling reports due by end of day ||
> > ||Sun November 09 ||Shepherd reviews due by end of day ||
> > ||Sun November 09 ||Summary due by end of day ||
> > ||Tue November 11 ||Mentor signoff due by end of day ||
> > ||Wed November 12 ||Report submitted to Board ||
> > ||Wed November 19 ||Board meeting ||
> >
> >
> > === Shepherd Assignments ===
> > ||Alan D. Cabrera ||Flink ||
> > ||Alan D. Cabrera ||Hadoop Development Tools ||
> > ||Andrei Savu ||NPanday ||
> > ||Dave Fisher ||Droids ||
> > ||John Ament ||ODF Toolkit ||
> > ||Justin Mclean ||BatchEE ||
> > ||Konstantin Boudnik ||Twill ||
> > ||Matthew Franklin ||REEF ||
> > ||Matthew Franklin ||Sirona ||
> > ||Raphael Bircher ||Ignite ||
> > ||Roman Shaposhnik ||Blur ||
> > ||Ross Gardler ||Ripple ||
> > ||Suresh Marru ||Slider ||
> > ||Roman Shaposhnik ||Taverna ||
> >
> >
> > === Report content ===
> > {{{
> > Incubator PMC report for November 2014
> >
> > The Apache Incubator is the entry path into the ASF for projects and
> > codebases
> > wishing to become part of the Foundation's efforts.
> >
> > < narrative >
> >
> > * Community
> >
> >   New IPMC members:
> >
> >
> >
> >   People who left the IPMC:
> >
> >
> >
> > * New Podlings
> >
> >   Ignite
> >   Taverna
> >
> > * Graduations
> >
> >   The board has motions for the following:
> >
> >   Drill
> >
> > * Releases
> >
> >   The following releases were made since the last Incubator report:
> >
> >   Apache Johnzon 0.1-incubating (included in last month's - remove)
> >   Apache Calcite 0.9.1 (incubating)
> >
> > * IP Clearance
> >
> >   FlatSpark for Apache Flex
> >   Sling Resource Editor contribution
> >
> > * Legal / Trademarks
> >
> >   None
> >
> > * Infrastructure
> >
> >   None
> >
> > * Miscellaneous
> >
> >   HDT is currently discussing retirement.
> >   ODF Toolkit discussed retirement, ultimately decided to remain active
> for
> > now.
> >   NPanday seems to have begun struggling once again.
> >
> > -------------------- Summary of podling reports --------------------
> >
> > * Still getting started at the Incubator
> >
> >   Ignite
> >   Taverna
> >
> > * Not yet ready to graduate
> >
> >   No release:
> >
> >   REEF
> >
> >   Community growth:
> >
> >   Flink
> >   Slider
> >   Twill
> >
> >
> > * Ready to graduate
> >
> >   The Board has motions for the following:
> >
> >   Drill
> >
> > * Did not report, expected next month
> >
> >   NPanday
> >   Ripple
> >
> > ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> >                        Table of Contents
> > BatchEE
> > Blur
> > Droids
> > Flink
> > Hadoop Development Tools
> > Ignite
> > NPanday
> > ODF Toolkit
> > REEF
> > Ripple
> > Sirona
> > Slider
> > Twill
> >
> > ----------------------------------------------------------------------
> >
> > --------------------
> > BatchEE
> >
> > BatchEE projects aims to provide a JBatch implementation (aka JSR352)
> and a
> > set of useful extensions for this specification.
> >
> > BatchEE has been incubating since 2013-10-03.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   1. Increase the community
> >   2. Improve our documentation
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> >  No, activity is somewhat low recently, but that is due most of the
> >  involved people are also active in other ASF projects which needed
> >  some attention lately.
> >
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> > We got a few patches from both IBMers and 'new' community members.
> >
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> > BatchEE already gets used in real world projects.
> > It is now also part of Apache TomEE-2.0 which will target
> > JavaEE-7 as soon as we get the JavaEE TCK.
> > Please note that the TCK issue doesn't affect BatchEE as
> > the JSR-352 spec and TCK are licensed under ALv2 (txs IBM!).
> >
> >
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   2014-08-09 batchee-0.2-incubating
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >   during inubation. We got a few contributions though.Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [ ](batchee) Jean-Baptiste Onofré
> >   [ ](batchee) Olivier Lamy
> >   [X](batchee) Mark Struberg
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >   Did not report on time. May be procedural issue with last release
> >   (no general@i vote taken) asked on dev mailing list to clarify.
> >
> > --------------------
> >
> > Blur
> >
> > Blur is a search platform capable of searching massive amounts of data
> > in a cloud computing environment.
> >
> > Blur has been incubating since 2012-07-24.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   1. None in terms of Incubator criteria; we are on the verge of a very
> >   stable version and would like to get that out the door prior to
> >   graduation.
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> > The notarized trademark document referred to in past board reports has
> > now been signed.
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> >   We continue to be small but active.
> >   - Subscriptions: user@ - 60[-1]; dev@ - 66[-1]
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> > We have two main efforts going on over the past quarter: 1) we've made
> > numerous improvements to stabilize the original platform at really
> > large scale. 2) we've been refining the ideas around the new major
> > feature - which will introduce a new abstraction in distributed search
> > - mentioned in our previous report.
> >
> > We're pleased to have seen some new folks show up and contribute bug
> > reports and patches.
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   2014-07-29
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >   2014-07-28
> >
> >
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [ ](blur) Doug Cutting
> >   [X](blur) Patrick Hunt
> >   [X](blur) Tim Williams
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >
> >
> > --------------------
> > Droids
> >
> > Droids aims to be an intelligent standalone robot framework that allows
> to
> > create and extend existing droids (robots).
> >
> > Droids has been incubating since 2008-10-09.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   1. Activity
> >   2. Name Search
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> > None. The previous goal of the name search has began. Ant Elder is
> > assisting us in the search.
> > https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/PODLINGNAMESEARCH-59
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> >   No change.
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> >   No change.
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   2012-10-15
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >   2012-05-07
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [x](droids) Thorsten Scherler
> >   [x](droids) Richard Frovarp
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >
> >
> > --------------------
> > Flink
> >
> > Flink is an open source system for expressive, declarative, fast, and
> > efficient data analysis. Flink combines the scalability and programming
> > flexibility of distributed MapReduce-like platforms with the efficiency,
> > out-
> > of-core execution, and query optimization capabilities found in parallel
> > databases. Flink was originally known as Stratosphere when it entered the
> > Incubator.
> >
> > Flink has been incubating since 2014-04-14.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   1. Community growth
> >
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> >    None
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> >   Two new committers were voted into the project: Márton Balassi and
> Gyula
> >   Fóra. There were presentations on Flink at the VLDB keynote, a meetup
> in
> >   Stockholm (more than 150 participants), one in Pasadena, CA and two
> >   meetups in Berlin.  There are upcoming talks in Palo Alto, CA and at
> the
> >   Apache Con in Budapest. The dev@flink mailing list had more than 300
> >   messages on average in the last months. The user@ list 124 in October.
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> >   Flink has released two major versions (0.6-incubating and
> 0.7-incubating)
> >   in the last three months. (There was also a minor bugfix release for
> the
> >   0.6-incubating release). The Apache MRQL (incubating) project has added
> >   support for running programs with Flink. There is an effort within the
> > Flink community to integrate with Apache Tez.
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   2014-10-26
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >    2014-09-06
> >
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [ ](flink) Sean Owen
> >   [x](flink) Ted Dunning
> >   [ ](flink) Owen O'Malley
> >   [X](flink) Henry Saputra
> >   [ ](flink) Ashutosh Chauhan
> >   [X](flink) Alan Gates
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >
> >
> > --------------------
> > Hadoop Development Tools
> >
> > Eclipse based tools for developing applications on the Hadoop platform
> >
> > Hadoop Development Tools has been incubating since 2012-11-09.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   1. Build Community
> >   2. Get more activity
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> >  - The projects lacks activity in all respects
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> >  - Not much activity has happened over the last quarter
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> >  - The project has not made any progress over the last couple of months
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >  - August 2014
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >  - November 2013
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [ ](hadoopdevelopmenttools) Suresh Marru
> >   [ ](hadoopdevelopmenttools) Chris Mattmann
> >   [ ](hadoopdevelopmenttools) Roman Shaposhnik
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> > There's talks of retirement on the list.
> >
> > --------------------
> > Ignite
> >
> > A unified In-Memory Data Fabric providing high-performance, distributed
> in-
> > memory data management software layer between various data sources and
> user
> > applications.
> >
> > Ignite has been incubating since 2014-10-01.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   1. Finish migration to Apache process.
> >   2. Grow active and healthy community around Apache Ignite product.
> >   3. Get on a stable release schedule and have 3 successful product
> > releases.
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> >   None at the moment.
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> >   This is the 1st report for the Ignite project, so the community only
> has
> >   all the initial committers.
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> >   - ICLAa are signed for all PPMC members and committers
> >   - Software grant from of the source code from GridGain to ASF is signed
> >   and submitted.
> >   - PPMC chair is elected – Dmitriy Setrakyan
> >   - Project bootstrap completed (Jira, GIT, SVN pubsub, Nexus)
> >   - Initial code import started
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   No releases yet: the code is still in the migration phase
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >   10/01/2014 Initial committers were added.
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [X](ignite) Branko Čibej
> >   [X](ignite) Konstantin Boudnik
> >   [ ](ignite) Henry Saputra
> >   [X](ignite) Roman Shaposhnik
> >   [ ](ignite) Michael Stack
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >
> >
> > --------------------
> > NPanday
> >
> > NPanday allows projects using the .NET framework to be built with Apache
> > Maven.
> >
> > NPanday has been incubating since 2010-08-13.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   1.
> >   2.
> >   3.
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> >
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> >
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> >
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   XXXX-XX-XX
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [ ](npanday) Raphael Bircher
> >   [ ](npanday) Konstantin Boudnik
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >
> >
> > --------------------
> > ODF Toolkit
> >
> > Java modules that allow programmatic creation, scanning and manipulation
> of
> > OpenDocument Format (ISO/IEC 26300 == ODF) documents
> >
> > ODF Toolkit has been incubating since 2011-08-01.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> > 1. Grow the community in terms of committers
> > 2. Have regular releases
> > 3. Decide if we would like to be a top level project or join an existing
> >    project, or move to the attic.
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> >   We've been discussing moving the project to the attic. What little
> >   discussion there has been on this was generally against the idea.
> >   Disussions are ongoing.
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> >   We have made a release but there has been little activity since then.
> >   We need to attract more members and publicizing the project in the ODF
> >   Plugfest was suggested as a means of doing so.
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> >   There have been some user issues reported and responded to.
> >   Some new problems reported, no fixes applied yet.
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   2014-06-02
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >   2012-10-29
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [x](odftoolkit) Rob Weir
> >   [ ](odftoolkit) Sam Ruby
> >   [x](odftoolkit) Nick Burch
> >   [ ](odftoolkit) Yegor Kozlov
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >  There were talks on the list about retirement, due to lack of
> > participation.
> >  It seems to have stirred up some new interest, so we'll need to
> continue to
> >  monitor.
> >
> > --------------------
> > REEF
> >
> > REEF (Retainable Evaluator Execution Framework) is a scale-out computing
> > fabric that eases the development of Big Data applications on top of
> > resource
> > managers such as Apache YARN and Mesos.
> >
> > REEF has been incubating since 2014-08-12.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   1. Update the existing project web site and figure out how to transfer
> it
> >    to the ASF infrastructure. (REEF-4)
> >   2. Update the license-related documentation to be match ASF standards
> >    (REEF-16)
> >   3. Do a first Apache release (after 2)
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> >
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> >   * We have received our first contributions via pull requests on GitHub
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> >   * The Microsoft code base has been moved to ASF infrastructure
> >   * All maven artifacts and java package names have been moved to the
> >     org.apache.reef namespace
> >
> >
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   None yet
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >   None yet
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [X](reef) Chris Douglas
> >   [ ](reef) Chris Mattmann
> >   [ ](reef) Ross Gardler
> >   [ ](reef) Owen O'Malley
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >
> > --------------------
> > Ripple
> >
> > Ripple is a browser based mobile phone emulator designed to aid in the
> > development of HTML5 based mobile applications.  Ripple is a cross
> platform
> > and cross runtime testing/debugging tool. It currently supports such
> > runtimes as Cordova, WebWorks aand the Mobile Web.
> >
> > Ripple has been incubating since 2012-10-16.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   1.
> >   2.
> >   3.
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> >
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> >
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> >
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   XXXX-XX-XX
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [ ](ripple) Jukka Zitting
> >   [ ](ripple) Christian Grobmeier
> >   [ ](ripple) Andrew Savory
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >
> >
> > --------------------
> > Sirona
> >
> > Monitoring Solution.
> >
> > Sirona has been incubating since 2013-10-15.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   None
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> >   None
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> >   Not a lot.
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> >   Development was focused on rewriting the UI to a new technology
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   2014-06-26
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >   None since the start of the incubation process.
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [X](sirona) Olivier Lamy
> >   [ ](sirona) Henri Gomez
> >   [ ](sirona) Jean-Baptiste Onofre
> >   [ ](sirona) Tammo van Lessen
> >   [ ](sirona) Mark Struberg
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >
> >
> > --------------------
> > Slider
> >
> > Slider is a collection of tools and technologies to package, deploy, and
> > manage long running applications on Apache Hadoop YARN clusters.
> >
> > Slider has been incubating since 2014-04-29.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   1. Increasing community diversity
> >   2. Completing podling name search
> >   3. Building a user community
> >
> > 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?
> >
> > We have added one committer / PMC member, Gour Saha.
> >
> > We're getting some independent users/developers on our list, including
> > some initial contributions and some bug reports. As an example, we
> > have some contributed patches for command line improvements and bug
> > reports around user experience improvement.
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> > Development and mailing lists have been active, working towards a
> > major upcoming release.  A service registry has been redesigned and
> > contributed to Yarn (see YARN-913), and Slider continues to help
> > drive improvements needed for long-lived services in Yarn.
> >
> > The current plan is to release Slider version 0.60 in November.
> >
> > Thanks to the Accumulo, HBase, and Storm community, application packages
> > for all the three are now updated to work with Slider 0.60,  Hadoop 2.6,
> > and secured clusters in general. Moreover, HBase and Storm packages for
> > Windows are also already developed.
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   2014-07-21
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >   2014-09-22
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [ ](slider) Arun C Murthy
> >   [ ](slider) Devaraj Das
> >   [ ](slider) Jean-Baptiste Onofré
> >   [ ](slider) Mahadev Konar
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >
> >
> > --------------------
> > Taverna
> >
> > Taverna is a domain-independent suite of tools used to design and execute
> > data-driven workflows.
> >
> > Taverna has been incubating since 2014-10-20.
> >
> > The podling is currently working through the bootstrap process.
> >
> > Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:
> >
> >   1. Bootstrap at ASF.
> >   2. Build community.
> >   3. Migrate large existing codebase and processes.
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> > None.
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> > (First report)
> > * Mailing lists are setup.
> > * Currently, getting CLAs on file and accounts created.
> >
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> > (First report)
> >
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   None so far.
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >   Initial committers.
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [X](taverna) Andy Seaborne
> >   [ ](taverna) Chris Mattmann
> >   [ ](taverna) Suresh Srinivas
> >   [ ](taverna) Suresh Marru
> >   [ ](taverna) Marlon Pierce
> >
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >
> >
> > --------------------
> >
> > Twill
> >
> > Twill is an abstraction over Apache Hadoop YARN that reduces the
> complexity
> > of
> > developing distributed applications, allowing developers to focus more on
> > their business logic
> >
> > Twill has been incubating since 2013-11-14.
> >
> > Top three items to resolve before graduation:
> >
> >   1. More committers from different organizations.
> >   2. Regular releases.
> >   3. Increase adoption.
> >
> > Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
> > aware of?
> >
> >   - None at this time.
> >
> > How has the community developed since the last report?
> >
> >   - 8 new JIRA issues filed since last report (2014-08-01)
> >   - 7 JIRA issues resolved since last report (2014-08-01)
> >   - Subscribers to the dev list up from 52 in August to 58 in November.
> >   - the project voted on and adopted a logo
> > (https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/TWILL-102)
> >
> > How has the project developed since the last report?
> >
> >   - Version 0.4.0-incubating RC3 being voted upon
> >
> > Date of last release:
> >
> >   - 2014-08-20: 0.3.0-incubating
> >
> > What are the plans for the next period?
> >
> >   - Encourage contributions from active users
> >   - Identify potential committers
> >   - Improve documentation and website
> >
> > When were the last committers or PMC members elected?
> >
> >   - No new committers since incubation.
> >
> > Signed-off-by:
> >
> >   [ ](twill) Arun C Murthy
> >   [ ](twill) Tom White
> >   [X](twill) Patrick Hunt
> >   [ ](twill) Andrei Savu
> >
> > Shepherd/Mentor notes:
> >   I see normal activity on the dev@ mailing list. At least on mentor is
> >   active on the dev@ list.
> >
> > }}}
>

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