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DZone, “What Open Source Software Do You Use?”

"Apache-style licensing may yield more adoption and money."

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"Apache’s 'survival of the fittest' ethos breeds better software"

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ASF Projects

The ASF develops, stewards, and incubates hundreds of freely available, enterprise-grade projects that serve as the backbone for the most visible and widely used applications in computing today.

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The Apache Incubator provides a path for projects and their communities that want to enter the ASF.

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XML Security in Java and C++

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Issue tracking, wiki and repository browser

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distributed stream processing framework

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Incubating Projects

The Apache Incubator is the primary entry path into The Apache Software Foundation for projects and their communities wishing to become part of the Foundation’s efforts. All code donations from external organisations and existing external projects seeking to join the Apache community enter through the Incubator.

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OpenDAL

Open Data Access Layer: Access data freely, painlessly, and efficiently.

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ResilientDB

ResilientDB is a distributed blockchain framework that is open-source, lightweight, modular, and highly performant.

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Livy

Livy is web service that exposes a REST interface for managing long running Apache Spark contexts in your cluster. With Livy, new applications can be built on top of Apache Spark that require fine grained interaction with many Spark contexts.

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