Hurrah for March! Let's review what the Apache Community has achieved this week:

ASF Board –management and oversight of the business affairs of the corporation in accordance with the Foundation's bylaws.
 - The Apache Software Foundation Operations Summary: November 2018 - January 2019
 - Next Board Meeting: 20 March. Board calendar and minutes

ApacheCon™ –the ASF's official global conference series, now in its 21st year.
 - Join us: Apache Roadshow/DC and Open Source Career Fair 25 March 2019
 - Join us: Apache Roadshow/Chicago 13-14 May 2019
 - Save the Date: ApacheCon North America 9-13 September in Las Vegas
 - Save the Date: ApacheCon Europe 22-24 October in Berlin

ASF Infrastructure –our distributed team on three continents keeps the ASF's infrastructure running around the clock.
 - 7M+ weekly checks yield 99.93% uptime.

Apache Code Snapshot –this week, 493 Apache contributors changed 1,098,430 lines of code over 2,927 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Vishal Suvagia, Andrea Cosentino, Tzu-Li Tai, Zhang Duo, and Claus Ibsen.

Apache Project Announcements –the latest updates by category.

Big Data --
 - Apache Trafodion 2.3.0 released

Content --
 - Apache UIMA Ruta 2.7.0 released
 - Apache PDFBox 2.0.14 released

Databases --
 - Apache Jackrabbit Oak 1.10.1 released

 Library --
- Apache Daffodil (incubating) 2.3.0

Messaging --
 - Apache Pulsar 2.3.0 released

Network-Server --
 - Apache Tomcat 7.0.93 released

Did You Know?

 - Did you know that the following projects are celebrating anniversaries this month? Apache mod_perl (19 years); Apache Maven (16 years); Apache Struts (15 years); Apache Jackrabbit (13 years); Apache Felix (12 years); Apache Archiva (11 years); Apache UIMA (9 years); Apache Accumulo and Apache Sqoop (7 years); Apache Bloodhound, Apache CloudStack, and Apache cTAKES (6 years); Apache Allura, Apache Olingo, and Apache Tajo (5 years); Apache Aurora (4 years); Apache Sentry (3 years); and Apache FreeMarker (1 year) -- many happy returns!

 - Did you know that Flink Forward San Francisco 2019 is promoting collaboration between Apache projects by are inviting 50 Apache Committers to attend for FREE? Use "ASFCommitters19" code PLUS your email when registering at

 - Did you know that Apache Myriad are welcoming contributors, with an initial request to review the new v0.3.0-rc1?

Apache Community Notices:

 - Apache in 2018 - By The Digits

 - ASF Operations Summary: Q2 FY2019

 - ASF Annual Report for FY2018

 - The Apache Software Foundation 2018 Vision Statement

 - Foundation Statement –Apache Is Open.

 - "Success at Apache" focuses on the processes behind why the ASF "just works".

 - Please follow/like/re-tweet the ASF on social media: @TheASF on Twitter and on LinkedIn at

 - Do friend and follow us on the Apache Community Facebook page Twitter account

 - The list of Apache project-related MeetUps can be found at

 - The Apache Big Data community will be at DataWorks Summit 18-21 March 2019 in Barcelona and 20-23 May 2019 in Washington DC

 - Future dates for Spark + AI Summit 2019 announced: 23-25 April/San Francisco and 15-17 October/Amsterdam

 - CFP open for Berlin Buzzwords: 16-18 June 2019

 - Save the date: ApacheCon North America 9-13 September 2019

 - Find out how you can participate with Apache community/projects/activities --opportunities open with Apache HTTP Server, Avro, ComDev (community development), Directory, Incubator, OODT, POI, Polygene, Syncope, Tika, Trafodion, and more!

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