Welcome, December --we're opening the month with another great week. Here's what the Apache community has been up to:

Apache Month in Review – a round-up of our Round-ups and other newsworthy bits over the past month.
 - November Month in Review

ASF Board – management and oversight of the business affairs of the corporation in accordance with the Foundation's bylaws.
 - Next Board Meeting: 15 December 2021. Board calendar and minutes https://apache.org/foundation/board/calendar.html

ASF Infrastructure – our distributed team on three continents keeps the ASF's infrastructure running around the clock.
7M+ weekly checks yield uptime at 99.74%. Performance checks across 50
different service components spread over more than 250 machines in data
centers around the world. View the ASF's Infrastructure Uptime site to see the most recent averages.

Apache Code Snapshot 
Over the past week, 286 Apache Committers changed 9,525,136 lines of
code over 4,725 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Krist Wongsuphasawat, Jesse Yang, Yongjie Zhao, Gary Gregory, and Ville Brofeldt.

Apache Project Announcements – the latest updates by category.

APIs --

 - Apache APISIX 2.11.0 released

Web Frameworks -

 - Apache Wicket 9.7.0 released

Did You Know?

 - Did you know that the following Apache Projects are celebrating anniversaries this month? Congratulations to Apache Ant (19 years);
HttpComponents (14 years); Attic, Buildr, CouchDB, and Qpid (13 years);
Community Development (12 years); OODT and ZooKeeper (11 years); Kafka
and Syncope (9 years); Ambari (8 years); BookKeeper and Drill (7 years);
Brooklyn, Groovy, Kylin, and REEF (6 years); Geode (5 years); Guacamole
and Impala (4 years); Griffin (3 years); Petri (2 years); Superset and
TVM (1 year)!

 - Did you know that Apache Hudi enables streaming of hundreds of terabytes of data into data lakes each day?

 - Did you know that individual and corporate donations help the
all-volunteer ASF continue to steward 350+ Apache Projects and their
communities, and provide more than $22B worth of Apache software to the
public good at 100% no charge? https://donate.apache.org/

Apache Community Notices

- Watch "Trillions and Trillions Served", the documentary on the ASF 1) full feature [49 min] 2) "Apache Everywhere" [6 min] 3) "Why Apache" [2.5 min] 4) “Apache Innovation” [40 min] 

 - ASF Annual Report: FY2021 -- Press release and Report (PDF)

 - The Apache Way to Sustainable Open Source Success 

 - Foundation Reports and Statements

 - Presentations from 2021's ApacheCon Asia and ApacheCon@Home are available on the ASF YouTube channel.

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

 - Inside Infra: the new interview series with members of the ASF infrastructure team --meet 
    Chris Thistlethwaite https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Chris
    Drew Foulks https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Drew
    Greg Stein Part I https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Greg
      ...Part II https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Greg2 and Part III https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Greg3
    Daniel Gruno Part I https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Daniel1 and Part II https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Daniel2
    Gavin McDonald Part I https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Gavin and Part II https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Gavin2
    Andrew Wetmore Part I https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Andrew and Part II https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-Andrew2
    Chris Lambertus Part I  https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-ChrisL  and Part II https://s.apache.org/InsideInfra-ChrisL2

 - Follow the ASF on social media: @TheASF on Twitter and The ASF page LinkedIn

 - Follow the Apache Community on Facebook and Twitter

 - Are your software solutions Powered by Apache? Download & use our "Powered By" logos.

Stay updated about The ASF

real-time updates, sign up for Apache-related news by sending mail to
announce-subscribe@apache.org and follow @TheASF on Twitter. For a
broader spectrum from the Apache community, https://twitter.com/PlanetApache provides an aggregate of Project activities as well as the personal blogs and tweets of select ASF Committers.