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The Apache News Round-up: week ending 21 November 2014

With more than 200 projects and initiatives under development at The Apache Software Foundation, here's what's happened over the past week:

The ASF @ 15 - The Apache Software Foundation Celebrates 15 Years of Open Source Innovation and Community Leadership http://s.apache.org/wZr
 ... and cheered at ApacheCon Europe http://s.apache.org/1o4

ApacheCon™ –the...

The Apache Software Foundation Celebrates 15 Years of Open Source Innovation and Community Leadership

Apache has been at the forefront of dozens of today's industry-defining technologies and tools; nearly every end-user computing device has been touched by at least one Apache product.

Budapest, Hungary –19 November– At ApacheCon Europe, members of the Apache community commemorated The Apache Software Foundation (ASF)'s fifteenth anniversary and congratulated...


Apache CouchDB™ Adds Clustering and Big Data Capabilities With 2.0 Developer Preview Release of Its Popular NoSQL Database

Horizontal scalability and distributed workloads brings enterprise functionality to the database that kickstarted the NoSQL movement.

At ApacheCon Europe 2014, the Apache CouchDB™ project today announced a Developer Preview release of its CouchDB 2.0 document database. The Developer Preview release brings all-new clustering technology to the Open Source NoSQL database,...


[ANNOUNCE] Apache Sqoop 1.99.4 released

The Apache Sqoop team is pleased to announce the release of Sqoop 1.99.4.
 
This is the fourth cut of Sqoop2 branch. Major step forward of the project!
 
Apache Sqoop is a tool designed for efficiently transferring bulk data between Apache Hadoop and structured datastores, such as relational databases....

ApacheCon North America returns to Austin

>> this announcement is online at http://s.apache.org/60N
 
by Rich Bowen, ASF Executive Vice President
 
We just got done with ApacheCon Europe in Budapest last week - http://apachecon.eu/ - and it's time to start thinking about ApacheCon North America.
 
We'll be holding ApacheCon North America, April 13-17th, 2015,...

[ANNOUNCE] Apache Storm 0.9.3 Released

The Apache Storm team is pleased to announce the release of Apache Storm version 0.9.3.
 
Storm is a distributed, fault-tolerant, and high-performance realtime computation system that provides strong guarantees on the processing of data. You can read more about Storm on the project website:
 
http://storm.apache.org
 
Downloads of...

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r1642004 Fixed text (spark) — matei
r1642003 tweak nav bar and add registration for Spark Summit East (spark) — matei
r1642002 analysis test speedups (lucene) — rmuir
r1642001 SOLR-6798: Add entries to CHANGES missing in trunk. (lucene) — markrmiller
r1642000 Modified Argus Logo with Ranger Logo (incubator) — sneethir
[TAJO-1155] Implements INSERT INTO HBase table with VALUES.

HBase provides a PUT function of storing data in real time. If Tajo supports INSERT INTO HBase mapped table with...

[HADOOP-11333] DomainSocketWatcher.kick stuck

I found some of our DataNodes will run "exceeds the limit of concurrent xciever", the limit is 4K.

After check...

[PIG-4345] e2e test "RubyUDFs_13" fails because of the different result of "group a all" in different engines like "spark", "mapreduce"

RubyUDFs e2e scrip is on the line 3818 of nightly.conf :

                    'num' => 13,
                    'java_params' => ['-Dpig.accumulative.batchsize=5'],
                    'pig' => q\...
[HIVE-8981] Not a directory error in mapjoin_hook.q [Spark Branch]

Hits the following exception:

2014-11-26 15:17:11,728 INFO  [stderr-redir-1]: client.SparkClientImpl (SparkClientImpl.java:run(364)) - 14/11/26 15:17:11 WARN TaskSetManager: Lost task 0.0 in stage...
[HIVE-8924] Investigate test failure for join_empty.q [Spark Branch]

This query has an interesting case where the big table work is empty. Here's the MR plan:

STAGE DEPENDENCIES:
  Stage-4...