We consider ourselves not simply a group of projects sharing a server, but rather a community of developers and users.

The Apache Software Foundation provides support for the Apache community of open-source software projects, which provide software products for the public good.

The Apache projects are defined by collaborative consensus based processes, an open, pragmatic software license and a desire to create high quality software that leads the way in its field.

Latest News

If you would like to keep up with news and announcements from the foundation and all its projects, you can subscribe to the Apache Announcements List or follow the Foundation Blog.

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...

Latest Activity

This is an overview of activity going on with our projects. SVN commits, bug reports, tweets, you name it.

@TheASF: Did you know that 140 individuals contribute to #Apache #OpenOffice? 100M+ downloads! http://t.co/UxGZVdNnHY #Open #Innovation #Community
@TheASF: Did you know that #Apache is home to 350+ projects across Big Data, Cloud, Content, Databases, Build Mgmt/Tools, Servers, Libraries & more?
@TheASF: Did you know that #Abdera has been an #Apache project since 2008? http://t.co/3j2jWJE7b1 #Open #Innovation #Community
r1663602 Another attempt to redirect (flink) — mxm
r1663601 Cleanup after release (felix) — pauls
r1663600 fixed link (incubator) — brenninc
r1663599 [maven-release-plugin] prepare for next development iteration (felix) — pauls
r1663598 [maven-release-plugin] copy for tag org.apache.felix.main-4.6.1 (felix) — pauls
[HDFS-7869] Inconsistency in the return information while performing rolling upgrade

Return information , while performing "finalize Rolling upgrade" is improper ( does not gives information whether the current action is...

[TIKA-891] Use POST in addition to PUT on method calls in tika-server

Per Jukka's email:

http://s.apache.org/uR

It would be a better use of REST/HTTP "verbs" to use POST to put content to...

[MAPREDUCE-5583] Ability to limit running map and reduce tasks

It would be nice if users could specify a limit to the number of map or reduce tasks that are...

[FALCON-543] ETL Primitives : Aggregation

Generate PIG scripts to represent this transformation

[FALCON-544] ETL Primitives : Partition

Generate PIG scripts to represent this transformation