The Apache Software Foundation's 200+ projects and initiatives and community of more than 4,000 contributors wish you a very happy and healthy 2015! Here's what we've been working on over the past week:

Apache Commons™ –software library provides a generic configuration interface which enables an application to read configuration data from a variety of sources.
 - Commons Configuration 2.0-alpha2 Released

Apache DeltaSpike™ –not a CDI-container, but a portable CDI extension.
Apache DeltaSpike 1.2.1 released

Apache Ivy™ –a tool for managing (recording, tracking, resolving and reporting) project dependencies, characterized by flexibility, configurability, and tight integration with Apache Ant.
 - Apache Ivy 2.4.0 released

Apache Jackrabbit™ –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 1.0.9 released

Apache POI™ –Java APIs for manipulating various file formats based upon the Office Open XML standards (OOXML) and Microsoft's OLE 2 Compound Document format (OLE2), such as Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Word.
 - Apache POI 3.11 released

ASF Operations –behind the scenes of the day-to-day functions at The Apache Software Foundation
 - The ASF publishes long-overdue New Code of Conduct

ApacheCon™ –the official conference series of The Apache Software Foundation
 - Call for Papers open until 1 February
 - Become involved with the program selection process --check out
 - Applications accepted for Apache Travel Assistance through 6 February
 - Sign up to receive ApacheCon updates and announcements

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