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The Apache News Round-up: week ending 27 February 2015

Here's what our community of 4,000+ Committers have been busily working on this week:

ApacheCon™ –the official conference series of The Apache Software Foundation.
 - The ApacheCon program is now available; Early Bird registration ends 28 February http://apachecon.com/

ASF Infrastructure –our distributed team on four continents keeps the ASF's infrastructure...


The Apache Software Foundation Announces Apache™ HBase™ v1.0

Stable version of Open Source, distributed Big Data store for Apache Hadoop features improved performance, ease of use, new availability guarantees, and future release compatibility.

Forest Hill, MD –24 February 2015– The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 350 Open Source projects and...


The Apache News Round-up: week ending 20 February 2015

This week we welcomed Cloudera, who renewed its sponsorship of the ASF and upgraded to the Platinum level http://s.apache.org/5KH . Here's what happened elsewhere at the Foundation:

ASF Infrastructure –our distributed team on four continents keeps the ASF's infrastructure running 24x7x365.
 - The Infra team's global uptime across all Apache...


[ANN] Apache Archiva 2.2.0 Released

The Apache Archiva team is pleased to announce the release of Archiva 2.2.0. Archiva is available for download from the web site.
 
Archiva is an application for managing one or more remote repositories, including administration, artifact handling, browsing and searching.
 
If you have any questions, please consult:
 ...

[ANNOUNCE] Apache POI 3.12-beta1 released

The Apache POI project is pleased to announce the release of POI 3.12-beta1. Featured are a handful of new areas of functionality, and numerous bug fixes.
 
See the downloads page for binary and source distributions: http://poi.apache.org/download.html
 
Note: The Apache Software Foundation uses an extensive mirroring network for distributing...

The Apache News Round-up: week ending 27 February 2015

>> this announcement is available online at http://s.apache.org/AnA
 
Here's what our community of 4,000+ Committers have been busily working on this week:
 
ApacheCon™ –the official conference series of The Apache Software Foundation. - The ApacheCon program is now available; Early Bird registration ends 28 February http://apachecon.com/
 
ASF...

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r1663748 Merged revision(s) 1663747 from lucene/dev/trunk: Fix intro text (lucene) — uschindler
r1663747 Fix intro text (lucene) — uschindler
r1663746 UIMA-4259 Enable cpu control (uima) — cwiklik
r1663745 * STATUS: Extend the r1663697 nomination and vote for it. (subversion) — kotkov
r1663744 Updated docs. (incubator) — anatole
[SOLR-7177] ConcurrentUpdateSolrClient should log connection information on http failures

I notice when there is an http connection failure, we simply log the error but not the connection information. It...

[HBASE-13115] Fix the usage of remote user in thrift doAs implementation.

This issue is similar to HBASE-13085 fixed in REST gateway recently. This change factors in the usage of remote user....

[YARN-3031] [Storage abstraction] Create backing storage write interface for ATS writers

Per design in YARN-2928, come up with the interface for the ATS writer to write to various backing storages....

[CASSANDRA-8894] Our default buffer size for (uncompressed) buffered reads should be smaller, and based on the expected record size

A large contributor to slower buffered reads than mmapped is likely that we read a full 64Kb at once, when...