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From Leo Neumeyer <leoneume...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Board report due tomorrow
Date Tue, 05 Jun 2012 19:07:47 GMT
The 0.4 release has been ready for a while, I think. Matthieu, what is
the status? What do we need to do to put a tag on it?

There has been significant progress with 0.5 and new people are
getting involved so we should be close to an alpha release.

-leo

On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 10:20 AM, Arun C Murthy <acm@hortonworks.com> wrote:
> +1
>
> Arun
>
> On Jun 5, 2012, at 10:03 AM, Patrick Hunt wrote:
>
>> I'd encourage you to get out a release as soon as possible, even if
>> it's just an "alpha" release of what you currently have. Releases are
>> critical to successfully attracting new contributors (who eventually
>> become committers...)
>>
>> If anyone is attending the summit you should consider hosting a
>> meetup. Another great way to attract people to the project.
>>
>> Regareds,
>>
>> Patrick
>>
>> On Tue, Jun 5, 2012 at 9:59 AM, Flavio Junqueira <fpj@yahoo-inc.com> wrote:
>>> Here is a draft based on the previous one we submitted:
>>>
>>> S4 (Simple Scalable Streaming System) is a general-purpose, distributed,
>>> scalable, partially fault-tolerant, pluggable platform that allows
>>> programmers to easily develop applications for processing continuous,
>>> unbounded streams of data.
>>>
>>> S4 entered incubation on September 26th 2011.
>>>
>>> Infrastructure issues
>>>
>>>  - No infrastructure issues
>>>
>>> Other issues before graduation
>>>
>>>  1. Still working towards an initial release on Apache with the current
>>>     code (version 0.4 = version 0.3 + checkpointing + bugfixes)
>>>
>>>  2. Complete the current work on the new version (S4-piper, 0.5), which
>>>     is a major refactoring that simplifies concepts, API, and introduce
>>>     new features such as dynamic deployment and reliable channels.
>>>
>>>  3. Grow the community. The activity around the project has been low and
>>>     the project simply cannot graduate without substantially increasing
>>>     its activity. We expect to get increased interest once we get a release
>>>     out, in particular of the S4-Piper design. We don't have a release date
>>>     yet, though.
>>>
>>>     Additionally, committers have been having internal discussions with
>>>     their companies and outside with their colleagues to attract more
>>>     attention to the project. We have been able to attract some attention,
>>>     but unfortunately that attention has not yet translated into more
>>>     activity around the project.
>>>
>>> Project activity:
>>>
>>>  - 55 Jira issues created to date
>>>  - 10 issue reporters
>>>  - 5 contributors according to Jira
>>>  - Number of users subscribed to the mailing lists: 75 on dev (55 in the
>>>    previous report), 91 on user (72 in the previous report)
>>>
>>>
>>> On Jun 5, 2012, at 6:36 PM, Patrick Hunt wrote:
>>>
>>>> Please post your board report ASAP (due tomorrow)
>>>> http://wiki.apache.org/incubator/June2012
>>>>
>>>> Regards,
>>>>
>>>> Patrick
>>>
>>>
>
> --
> Arun C. Murthy
> Hortonworks Inc.
> http://hortonworks.com/
>
>



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Leo Neumeyer (@leoneu)

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