[this announcement is available online at https://s.apache.org/5IHy ]

Hello, February. Let's review what the Apache community have been busy with 
over the past week:

ASF Board –management and oversight of the business affairs of the corporation 
in accordance with the Foundation's bylaws.
 - The Apache Software Foundation 2018 Vision Statement 
 - Next Board Meeting: 21 February. Board calendar and minutes 

ApacheCon™ –the ASF's official global conference series.
 - The Apache® Software Foundation Announces ApacheCon™ and Supporting Global 
Events https://s.apache.org/O3B3

ASF Infrastructure –our distributed team on three continents keeps the ASF's 
infrastructure running around the clock.
 - 7M+ weekly checks yield ace spectacular at 99.99% uptime 

ASF Operations Factoid –this week, 524 Apache contributors changed 1,300,623 
lines of code over 3,553 commits. Top 5 contributors, in order, are: Nick 
Couchman, Benoit Tellier, Duo Zhang, Yang Li, and Jean-Baptiste Onofré.

Apache BookKeeper™ –a scalable, fault-tolerant, and low-latency storage service 
optimized for real-time workloads.
 -Apache BookKeeper 4.6.1 released https://bookkeeper.apache.org/

Apache Jackrabbit™ –a fully compliant implementation of the Content Repository 
for Java Technology API, version 2.0 (JCR 2.0) as specified in the Java 
Specification Request 283 (JSR 283).
 - Apache Jackrabbit 2.17.1 released http://jackrabbit.apache.org/

Apache Kibble™ –Open Source tools used for collecting, aggregating and 
visualizing software project activity.
 - The Apache Software Foundation Announces Apache® Kibble™ as a Top-Level 
Project https://s.apache.org/wMMa

Apache NiFi™ –supports powerful and scalable directed graphs of data routing, 
transformation, and system mediation logic.
 - Apache NiFi MiNiFi C++ 0.4.0 released https://nifi.apache.org/minifi

Apache POI™ –APIs for manipulating various file formats based upon Open Office 
XML (ECMA-376) and Microsoft's OLE 2 Compound Document formats using pure Java.
 - CVE-2017-12626 – Denial of Service Vulnerabilities in Apache POI 

Apache Qpid™ –a messaging library for the Advanced Message Queuing Protocol 1.0 
(AMQP 1.0, ISO/IEC 19464).
 - Apache Qpid JMS 0.29.0 and Proton 0.20.0 released http://qpid.apache.org/

Apache Sqoop™ –a tool designed for efficiently transferring bulk data between 
Apache Hadoop and structured datastores, such as relational databases.
 - Apache Sqoop 1.4.7 released http://sqoop.apache.org/

Apache Tomcat™ –an Open Source software implementation of the Java Servlet, 
JavaServer Pages, Java Unified Expression Language, Java WebSocket and JASPIC 
 - CVE-2017-15698 Apache Tomcat Native Connector - OCSP check omitted 
 - CVE-2017-15706 Apache Tomcat Incorrectly documented CGI search algorithm 

Apache Yetus™ –a collection of libraries and tools that enable contribution and 
release processes for software projects.
 - Apache Yetus 0.7.0 released https://yetus.apache.org/

Did You Know?

 - Did you know that the ASF's original project --the HTTP Web Server-- is 
celebrating its 23rd anniversary this month? Many happy returns, httpd! 

 - Did you know that Apache Spark has won an InfoWorld Technology of the Year 

 - Did you know that the Åland Islands Library uses Apache Wicket? 

Apache Community Notices:

 - Apache in 2017 - By The Digits https://s.apache.org/h8do

 - Foundation Statement –Apache Is Open. https://s.apache.org/PIRA

 - "Success at Apache" focuses on the processes behind why the ASF "just 
works". 1) Project Independence https://s.apache.org/CE0V 2) All Carrot and No 
Stick https://s.apache.org/ykoG 3) Asynchronous Decision Making 
https://s.apache.org/PMvk4) Rule of the Makers https://s.apache.org/yFgQ 5) 
JFDI --the unconditional love of contributors https://s.apache.org/4pjM 6) 
Meritocracy and Me https://s.apache.org/tQQh 7) Learning to Build a Stronger 
Community https://s.apache.org/x9Be 8) Meritocracy. https://s.apache.org/DiEo 
9) Lowering Barriers to Open Innovation https://s.apache.org/dAlg 10) All My 
Roads Led to Apache https://s.apache.org/l9OO 11) Scratch Your Own Itch. 
https://s.apache.org/7Amk 12) What a Long Strange (and Great) Trip It's Been 

 - Please follow/like/re-tweet the ASF on social media: @TheASF on Twitter and 
on LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/company/the-apache-software-foundation

 - Do friend and follow us on the Apache Community Facebook page 
https://www.facebook.com/ApacheSoftwareFoundation/and Twitter account 

 - The list of Apache project-related MeetUps can be found at 

 - The ASF will be back at FOSDEM in Brussels 3-5 February 2018. We'll see you 
there! https://fosdem.org/2018/

 - The ASF is a Developer Week Community Partner 3-7 February in San Franciso 

 - The Apache Tinkerpop community will be holding a MeetUp on Gremlin on 21 
February in New York 

 - Apache CloudStack will be holding their first German Meetup on 28 February 
2018 in Frankfurt 

 - Open Expo Europe - 6-7 June 2018 in Madrid https://openexpoeurope.com/

 - Meet members of the Apache community at Open Expo Madrid 6-7 June 2018 

 - We're teaming up with Berlin Buzzwords - 10-12 June 2018 (Apache Lounge 
dates: 11-12 June) https://berlinbuzzwords.de/

 - The 2018 Apache EU Roadshow will be held during FOSS Backstage in Berlin 
13-14 June 2018 https://foss-backstage.de/

 - ASF Quarterly Report: Operations Summary Q2 FY2018 https://s.apache.org/j1GJ

 - ASF Annual Report is available at https://s.apache.org/FY2017AnnualReport

 - Find out how you can participate with Apache community/projects/activities 
--opportunities open with Apache HTTP Server, Avro, ComDev (community 
development), Directory, Incubator, OODT, POI, Polygene, Syncope, Tika, 
Trafodion, and more! https://helpwanted.apache.org/

 - Are your software solutions Powered by Apache? Download & use our "Powered 
By" logos http://www.apache.org/foundation/press/kit/#poweredby

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