On Wed, Oct 12, 2016 at 8:43 PM, Julien Le Dem <jul...@dremio.com> wrote:
> Report from the Apache Parquet committee [Julien Le Dem]
> ## Description:
> Parquet is a standard and interoperable columnar file format for
> efficient analytics.
> ## Issues:
> there are no issues requiring board attention at this time
> ## Activity:
> The community has been converging toward a 1.9 release. The vote will start
> in the coming days. Discussion about better encoding and vectorization apis
> are ongoing.
> The parquet-cpp repo has reached a stable state and should release soon.
> Integration with arrow-cpp is now in the parquet-cpp repo.
> ## Health report:
> The PMC and committer list are growing. Discussion is happening on the
> mailing list, JIRA and regular hangout sync up. Notes are sent to the
> mailing list.
> ## PMC changes:
> - Currently 22 PMC members.
> - Wes McKinney was added to the PMC on Thu Sep 01 2016
> ## Committer base changes:
> - Currently 25 committers.
> - Uwe Korn was added as a committer on Sun Sep 04 2016
> ## Releases:
> - Last release was Format 2.3.1 on Thu Dec 17 2015
> ## Mailing list activity:
> - Activity on the mailing list is still relatively the same
> - JIRAS are resolved about at the same pace they are opened.
> - firstname.lastname@example.org:
> - 172 subscribers (up 9 in the last 3 months):
> - 486 emails sent to list (394 in previous quarter)
> ## JIRA activity:
> - 85 JIRA tickets created in the last 3 months
> - 74 JIRA tickets closed/resolved in the last 3 months