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From Atri Sharma <atri.j...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Looking for a Champion for ORDs
Date Wed, 16 Sep 2015 11:46:06 GMT
Great.

Count me in then.

On Wed, Sep 16, 2015 at 5:14 PM, Scott Wilson <
scott.bradley.wilson@gmail.com> wrote:

>
> > On 16 Sep 2015, at 10:49, Atri Sharma <atri.jiit@gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > Just to clarify, I intend to help out project since this is a PostgreSQL
> > based project and I have experience in PostgreSQL. Since I am not an IPMC
> > member, I cannot be a mentor, hence just offered to help. I do not intend
> > to code in the project due to time limitations, but would love to help
> out
> > in the necessary areas if I can.
>
> PostgreSQL clustering, configuration and virtualisation is an important
> part of the project, and your advice here will be very helpful - thanks for
> volunteering Atri!
>
> >
> > On Wed, Sep 16, 2015 at 1:33 PM, Kris Popat <krispopat@apache.org>
> wrote:
> >
> >> Thanks Chris, I’ve put the proposal up on the wiki now.
> >> As you suggested it’s at http://wiki.apache.org/incubator/ORDSProposal
> <
> >> http://wiki.apache.org/incubator/ORDSProposal>
> >>
> >> Any comments and suggestions are welcome.
> >>
> >> Cheers
> >>
> >> Kris
> >>
> >>> On 15 Sep 2015, at 16:46, Mattmann, Chris A (3980) <
> >> chris.a.mattmann@jpl.nasa.gov> wrote:
> >>>
> >>> Dear Kris, please feel free to post the full proposal to the
> >>> Incubator wiki, here:
> >>> http://wiki.apache.org/incubator/, e.g., at:
> >>> http://wiki.apache.org/incubator/ORDSProposal
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> You will need permissions to do so, so let someone on this list
> >>> know when you register for your wiki account.
> >>>
> >>> Sounds very interesting.
> >>>
> >>> Cheers,
> >>> Chris
> >>>
> >>> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> >>> Chris Mattmann, Ph.D.
> >>> Chief Architect
> >>> Instrument Software and Science Data Systems Section (398)
> >>> NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory Pasadena, CA 91109 USA
> >>> Office: 168-519, Mailstop: 168-527
> >>> Email: chris.a.mattmann@nasa.gov
> >>> WWW:  http://sunset.usc.edu/~mattmann/
> >>> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> >>> Adjunct Associate Professor, Computer Science Department
> >>> University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089 USA
> >>> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> -----Original Message-----
> >>> From: Kris Popat <krispopat@apache.org>
> >>> Reply-To: "general@incubator.apache.org" <general@incubator.apache.org
> >
> >>> Date: Tuesday, September 15, 2015 at 6:08 AM
> >>> To: "general@incubator.apache.org" <general@incubator.apache.org>
> >>> Subject: Looking for a Champion for ORDs
> >>>
> >>>> Hello All,
> >>>>
> >>>> A while back I started a brief discussion about inclubating ORDS
> (Oxford
> >>>> Research Database System). However, we had a pause in this process
> over
> >>>> the summer whilst some potential IP issues were sorted out, these have
> >>>> been resolved.
> >>>>
> >>>> I would like to start looking for a Champion for the project again.
> >>>>
> >>>> Here is the first section of the proposal which has some adjustments
> >> from
> >>>> the previous post.
> >>>>
> >>>> ------
> >>>> ORDS is a user and project centered, web-based  database-as-a-service
> >>>> (DbaaS) system with data publishing.
> >>>>
> >>>> ORDS imports data from recognized sources such as csv files,
> >>>> spreadsheets, and relational database files into structured online
> >>>> databases to provide DbaaS functionality. The databases are stored in
> an
> >>>> RDBMS (PostgreSQL with ORM access). It has a full set of high-level
> >> tools
> >>>> for managing and editing these databases, including tools that give
> >> users
> >>>> the ability to create versioned snapshots of data and share specific
> >>>> datasets. New databases can also be created using these tools.
> >> Databases
> >>>> are housed in projects and associated with users with given roles. The
> >>>> data can be exported in common formats.
> >>>> -----
> >>>>
> >>>> We believe strongly that the ASF would be good place for this project
> to
> >>>> grow because of it’s tradition of upholding good open source practice.
> >>>>
> >>>> In brief it is in use by researchers at Oxford and there is a lot of
> >>>> interest in the sector for using it in other institutions.  Promotion
> of
> >>>> the system is already happening and this should give us a route for
> >>>> getting users, documenters, testers and developers involved.
> >>>> It is written in Java and uses Tomcat, PostgreSQL though the database
> >> can
> >>>> be switched as we use JPA for all db access.
> >>>>
> >>>> I have worked on the full proposal and can post it on this list if
> >>>> required or will put it on the wiki as and when is appropriate.  I
> just
> >>>> didn’t want to clog this email with a whole proposal at this stage.
> >>>>
> >>>> Please let me know if you are interested in Championing this project
> or
> >>>> know of any member who might be.
> >>>>
> >>>> Many thanks
> >>>>
> >>>> Kris Popat
> >>>>
> >>>> ———————————————
> >>>> Developer | Consultant Researcher
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
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> >>
> >
> >
> > --
> > Regards,
> >
> > Atri
> > *l'apprenant*
>
>


-- 
Regards,

Atri
*l'apprenant*

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