Another great week from the Apache community! Here's what happened:

Support Apache –help secure the future of free, community-driven software. Every dollar counts.

ASF Board –management and oversight of the business and affairs of the corporation in accordance with the Foundation's bylaws.
 - Next Board Meeting: 19 July 2017. Board calendar and minutes

ASF Infrastructure –our distributed team on four continents keeps the ASF's infrastructure running around the clock.
 - 7M+ weekly checks yield cheery performance at 97.28% uptime

Apache Incubator –the entry path for codebases and their communities to become an official part of the ASF.
 - Welcome New Podlings: Livy, Pulsar, and Superset

Apache HTTP Server™ –the world's most popular Web server.
 - Apache HTTP Server 2.4.26 released

Apache HBase™ –an Open Source, distributed, versioned, non-relational database.
 - Apache HBase 1.1.11 released

Apache Impala (incubating) –a high-performance C++ and Java SQL query engine for data stored in Apache Hadoop-based clusters.
 - Apache Impala 2.9.0 released

Apache Jackrabbit™ Oak –a scalable, high-performance hierarchical content repository designed for use as the foundation of modern world-class Web sites and other demanding content applications.
 - Apache Jackrabbit Oak 1.7.2 released

Apache Joshua (incubating) –a statistical machine translation decoder for phrase-based, hierarchical, and syntax-based machine translation, written in Java.
 - Apache Joshua 6.1 released

Apache Lucene™ Solr™ –the search server built on Apache Lucene.
 - Apache Solr Reference Guide for 6.6 released

Apache Mnemonic (incubating) –an advanced hybrid memory storage oriented library.
 - Apache Mnemonic-0.8.0-incubating released

Apache Pig™ –provides a high-level data-flow language and execution framework for parallel computation on Apache Hadoop clusters.
 - Apache Pig 0.17.0 released

Apache RocketMQ (incubating) –a distributed messaging and streaming platform with low latency, high performance and reliability, trillion-level capacity and flexible scalability.
 - Apache RocketMQ 4.1.0 released

Did You Know?

 - Did you know that Apache Mahout has both Apache Flink and Apache Spark GPU compute?

 - Did you know that Apache Tinkerpop's Gremlin is not just a graph traversal language, but a graph in itself?

 - Did you know that Xiaomi uses Apache HBase and Thrift across 4 data centers and 40+ clusters?

Apache Community Notices:

 - "Success at Apache" focuses on the processes behind why the ASF "just works". 1) Project Independence 2) All Carrot and No Stick 3) Asynchronous Decision Making 4) Rule of the Makers 5) JFDI --the unconditional love of contributors 6) Meritocracy and Me 7) Learning to Build a Stronger Community

 - Presentations from ApacheCon and Apache: Big Data are available; as well as videos and audio recordings

 - Check out the Apache Community Development blog

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

 - Apache ActiveMQ Call For Logo

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

 - The CloudStack European User Group will be held 17 August in London

 - Catch the Apache Ignite and Spark communities at the In-Memory Computing Summit 24-25 October in San Francisco

 - ASF Operations Summary - Q3 FY2017

 - 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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