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From Nikita Ivanov <nivano...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: legal opinion on collecting usage statistics
Date Fri, 14 Jul 2017 16:03:30 GMT
Any updates here? Generally, what's the expectation on the response on this

Thank you!

Nikita Ivanov

On Mon, Jul 10, 2017 at 2:43 PM, Nikita Ivanov <nivanov30@gmail.com> wrote:

> Hello,
> I would like to get a legal ASF opinion on a proposed collection of usage
> statistics for Apache Ignite project [1].
> The basic idea is to automatically collect some information from the users
> when Ignite runtime is launched, store it on ASF server, and infer some
> useful anonymous data from it such as overall usage of the project, popular
> country and language to focus our documentation efforts, typical size of
> the cluster, OS and Java versions to focus our testing efforts, etc.
> I think the main issue is the collection of the following semi-private
> data from the user:
> - IP address (to do a GEO resolution)
> - OS version
> - Java version
> The proposal will keep this data on ASF controlled server for 12 months
> (retention policy). Only aggregated data (like top 10 countries, languages,
> OS and Java versions) will be shown to Ignite community through a special
> web interface. We propose to turn this collection on by default and let
> users opt out by easily disabling this feature, if desired so.
> Are there any legal implications in this proposal?
> ​Thanks​!
> [1]: http://apache-ignite-developers.2346864.n4.nabble.
> com/usage-analytics-td19504.html
> --
> Nikita Ivanov

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