Incubator PMC report for January 2014

Timeline

Wed January 01

Podling reports due by end of day

Sun January 05

Shepherd reviews due by end of day

Sun January 05

Summary due by end of day

Tue January 07

Mentor signoff due by end of day

Wed January 08

Report submitted to Board

Wed January 15

Board meeting

Shepherd Assignments

Alan D. Cabrera

Spark

Alan D. Cabrera

Usergrid

Andrei Savu

Olingo

Andrei Savu

Sirona

Dave Fisher

Celix

Dave Fisher

Helix

John Ament

BatchEE

John Ament

ODF Toolkit

Justin Mclean

Aurora

Matthew Franklin

Twill

Matthew Franklin

log4cxx2

Raphael Bircher

Stratos

Raphael Bircher

VXQuery

Roman Shaposhnik

MetaModel

Roman Shaposhnik

Ripple

Ross Gardler

DeviceMap

Suresh Marru

Phoenix

Suresh Marru

Samza

Report content

Incubator PMC report for January 2014

The Apache Incubator is the entry path into the ASF for projects and codebases
wishing to become part of the Foundation's efforts.

< narrative >

* Community

  New IPMC members:



  People who left the IPMC: 



* New Podlings



* Graduations

  The board has motions for the following:



* Releases

  The following releases were made since the last Incubator report:



* IP Clearance



* Legal / Trademarks
 


* Infrastructure



* Miscellaneous



-------------------- Summary of podling reports --------------------

* Still getting started at the Incubator



* Not yet ready to graduate

  No release:

  

  Community growth:



* Ready to graduate

  The Board has motions for the following:



* Did not report, expected next month



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                       Table of Contents
Aurora
BatchEE
Celix
DeviceMap
Helix
log4cxx2
MetaModel
ODF Toolkit
Olingo
Phoenix
Ripple
Samza
Sirona
Spark
Stratos
Twill
Usergrid
VXQuery

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Aurora

Aurora is a service scheduler used to schedule jobs onto Apache Mesos.

Aurora has been incubating since 2013-10-01.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](aurora) Jake Farrell
  [ ](aurora) Benjamin Hindman
  [ ](aurora) Chris Mattmann
  [ ](aurora) Henry Saputra

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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BatchEE

FIXME

BatchEE has been incubating since 2013-10-03.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](batchee) Jean-Baptiste Onofré
  [ ](batchee) Olivier Lamy
  [ ](batchee) Mark Struberg

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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Celix

Celix is an OSGi like implementation in C with a distinct focus on
interoperability between Java and C.

Celix has been incubating since 2010-11-02.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](celix) Marcel Offermans
  [ ](celix) Karl Pauls
  [ ](celix) Roman Shaposhnik

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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DeviceMap

Apache DeviceMap is a data repository containing device information, images
and other relevant information for all sorts of mobile devices, e.g.
smartphones and tablets. While the focus is initially on that data, APIs will
also be created to use and manage it.

DeviceMap has been incubating since 2012-01-03.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](devicemap) Bertrand Delacretaz
  [ ](devicemap) Kevan Miller
  [ ](devicemap) Andrew Savory

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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Helix

Apache Helix is a generic cluster management framework used to build
distributed systems and provides automatic partition management, fault
tolerance and elasticity.

Helix has been incubating since 2012-10-14.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](helix) Patrick Hunt
  [ ](helix) Olivier Lamy
  [ ](helix) Mahadev Konar
  [ ](helix) Owen O'Malley

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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log4cxx2

Logging for C++

log4cxx2 has been incubating since 2013-12-09.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](log4cxx2) Christian Grobmeier
  [ ](log4cxx2) Scott Deboy

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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MetaModel

MetaModel is a data access framework, providing a common interface for
exploration and querying of different types of datastores.

MetaModel has been incubating since 2013-06-12.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](metamodel) Henry Saputra
  [ ](metamodel) Arvind Prabhakar
  [ ](metamodel) Matt Franklin
  [ ](metamodel) Noah Slater

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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ODF Toolkit

Java modules that allow programmatic creation, scanning and manipulation of
OpenDocument Format (ISO/IEC 26300 == ODF) documents

ODF Toolkit has been incubating since 2011-08-01.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](odftoolkit) Sam Ruby
  [ ](odftoolkit) Nick Burch
  [ ](odftoolkit) Yegor Kozlov

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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Olingo

OData implementation in Java

Olingo has been incubating since 2013-07-08.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](olingo) Alan Cabrera
  [ ](olingo) Dave Fisher
  [ ](olingo) Florian Müller

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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Phoenix

Phoenix is an open source SQL query engine for Apache HBase, a NoSQL data
store. It is accessed as a JDBC driver and enables querying and managing HBase
tables using SQL.

Phoenix has been incubating since 2013-12-11.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](phoenix) Lars Hofhansl
  [ ](phoenix) Andrew Purtell
  [ ](phoenix) Devaraj Das
  [ ](phoenix) Enis Soztutar
  [ ](phoenix) Steven Noels

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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Ripple

Ripple is a browser based mobile phone emulator             designed to aid in
the development of HTML5 based mobile             applications.  Ripple is a
cross platform and cross runtime             testing/debugging tool. It
currently supports such runtimes as             Cordova, WebWorks aand the
Mobile Web.

Ripple has been incubating since 2012-10-16.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](ripple) Jukka Zitting
  [ ](ripple) Christian Grobmeier
  [ ](ripple) Andrew Savory

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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Samza

Samza is a stream processing system for running continuous computation on
infinite streams of data.

Samza has been incubating since 2013-07-30.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](samza) Chris Douglas
  [ ](samza) Arun Murthy
  [ ](samza) Roman Shaposhnik

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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Sirona

Monitoring Solution.

Sirona has been incubating since 2013-10-15.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](sirona) Olivier Lamy
  [ ](sirona) Henri Gomez
  [ ](sirona) Jean-Baptiste Onofre
  [ ](sirona) Tammo van Lessen
  [ ](sirona) Mark Struberg

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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Spark

Spark is an open source system for fast and flexible large-scale data
analysis. Spark provides a general purpose runtime that supports low-latency
execution in several forms.

Spark has been incubating since 2013-06-19.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](spark) Chris Mattmann
  [ ](spark) Paul Ramirez
  [ ](spark) Andrew Hart
  [ ](spark) Thomas Dudziak
  [ ](spark) Suresh Marru
  [ ](spark) Henry Saputra
  [ ](spark) Roman Shaposhnik

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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Stratos

Stratos will be a polyglot PaaS framework, providing developers a cloud-based
environment for developing, testing, and running scalable applications, and IT
providers high utilization rates, automated resource management, and platform-
wide insight including monitoring and billing.

Stratos has been incubating since 2013-06-20.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](stratos) Afkham Azeez
  [ ](stratos) Anthony Elder
  [ ](stratos) Chip Childers
  [ ](stratos) Marlon Pierce
  [ ](stratos) Mohammad Nour
  [ ](stratos) Noah Slater

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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Twill

Twill is an abstraction over Apache Hadoop YARN that reduces the complexity of
developing distributed applications, allowing developers to focus more on
their business logic

Twill has been incubating since 2013-11-14.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](twill) Arun C Murthy
  [ ](twill) Tom White
  [ ](twill) Patrick Hunt
  [ ](twill) Andrei Savu

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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Usergrid

Usergrid is Backend-as-a-Service (BaaS) composed of an integrated database
(Cassandra), application layer and client tier with SDKs for developers.

Usergrid has been incubating since 2013-10-03.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](usergrid) Dave Johnson
  [ ](usergrid) Jake Farrell
  [ ](usergrid) Jim Jagielski
  [ ](usergrid) Lewis John Mcgibbney
  [ ](usergrid) Luciano Resende

Shepherd/Mentor notes:



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VXQuery

A standards compliant XML Query processor.

VXQuery has been incubating since 2009-07-06.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1. 
  2. 
  3. 

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?



How has the community developed since the last report?



How has the project developed since the last report?



Date of last release: 

  XXXX-XX-XX

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?



Signed-off-by: 

  [ ](vxquery) Anthony Elder
  [ ](vxquery) Jochen Wiedmann
  [ ](vxquery) Marvin Humphrey
  [ ](vxquery) Sanjiva Weerawarana
  [ ](vxquery) Radu Preotiuc-Pietro

Shepherd/Mentor notes: