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The Apache Software Foundation Announces Apache™ Cassandra™ v2.1

Highest performing "NoSQL" distributed Big Data database now faster, with improved analytics and ease-of-use.

Forest Hill, MD –11 September 2014– The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 200 Open Source projects and initiatives, today announced at the Cassandra Summit the availability of Apache™...

The Apache Software Foundation Announces Donations Accepted Using Bitcoin

New payment option offers flexibility for digital currency contributions

Forest Hill, MD –02 September 2014– The Apache Software Foundation (ASF), the all-volunteer developers, stewards, and incubators of more than 200 Open Source projects and initiatives, announced today that it is now accepting donations through the Bitcoin virtual monetary system.

The...

Adding Bitcoin to Donation Methods for the Apache Software Foundation

On August 26th, the Apache Software Foundation (ASF) received a request to accept donations via Bitcoin. Shortly after publishing a wallet on the 28th, the ASF has received more than 3BTC in donations, or about $1,500 at the current exchange rate. 

Rich Bowen pushed the Bitcoin address to the ASF...


[ANNOUNCE] Apache Helix 0.7.1 (beta) Release

The Apache Helix Team is pleased to announce version 0.7.1 (beta) of the Apache Helix project.
 
Apache Helix is a generic cluster management framework that makes it easy to build partitioned, fault tolerant, and scalable distributed systems.
 
The full release notes are available here: http://helix.apache.org/0.7.1-docs/releasenotes/release-0.7.1.html
 
You can...

[ANNOUNCE] Apache Helix 0.6.4 Release

The Apache Helix Team is pleased to announce version 0.6.4 of the Apache Helix project.
 
Apache Helix is a generic cluster management framework that makes it easy to build partitioned, fault tolerant, and scalable distributed systems.
 
The full release notes are available here: http://helix.apache.org/0.6.4-docs/releasenotes/release-0.6.4.html
 
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[ANN] Apache Syncope 1.2.0-M1 released

The Apache Syncope team is pleased to announce the release of Syncope 1.2.0-M1.
 
Apache Syncope is an Open Source system for managing digital identities in enterprise environments, implemented in JEE technology .
 
The release will be available within 24h from: http://syncope.apache.org/downloads.html
 
The full change log is available...

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r1625336 Celix graduated (infrastructure) — sebb
r1625335 [OPENMEETINGS-1087] X-UA-Compatible set as first META tag (openmeetings) — solomax
r1625334 OAK-2101: Add test for observation events when renaming a node Expect the move event when renaming a node (jackrabbit) — mduerig
r1625333 [SYNCOPE-549] Merge from 1_2_X (syncope) — ilgrosso
r1625332 [SYNCOPE-549] Disable intermediate caching (syncope) — ilgrosso
[MARMOTTA-508] Integrate the LDP Test Suite

In the W3C WG we have evolved the test suite:

http://w3c.github.io/ldp-testsuite

and now it could be the right time to...

[PROTON-687] Memory corruption in proton-test

proton-test will fail with memory violations. Deallocated memory is accessed, usually with benign results but less often on Windows.

The...

[SAMZA-402] Provide a "shared state" store among StreamTasks

There has been a lot of discussion about shared state stores in SAMZA-353. Initially, it seemed as though we...

[YARN-2531] CGroups - Admins should be allowed to enforce strict cpu limits

From YARN-2440 -

The other dimension to this is determinism w.r.t performance. Limiting to allocated cores overall (as well as...