July 2016 Board report

Apache Aries delivers a set of pluggable Java components enabling an enterprise OSGi application programming model.

Activity:

  • As a community we made 8 releases this quarter: one was the initial release of Aries Transaction Control, the were 4 function releases and 3 fix releases.
  • We welcome two new committers: Dominik Przybysz and Carlos Sierra Andrés.

Health report:

  • Mailing list discussion and project contributions continue to be healthy.

PMC changes:

  • Currently 37 PMC members.
  • No new PMC members added in the last 3 months
  • Last PMC addition was Christian Schneider on Fri Apr 10 2015

Committer base changes:

  • Currently 51 committers.
  • New commmitters:
    • Dominik Przybysz was added as a committer on Mon May 30 2016
    • Carlos Sierra Andrés was added as a committer on Fri Jun 17 2016

Releases:

  • Aries Remote Service Admin (aries-rsa) 1.8.0 2016-04-04
  • Aries Blueprint Core (blueprint-core) 1.6.1 2016-04-17
  • Aries Blueprint Core (blueprint-core) 1.6.2 2016-05-03
  • Aries Blueprint Maven Plugin 1.4.0 2016-05-07
  • Aries Transaction Enlisting JDBC Datasource 2.1.2 2016-06-02
  • Aries JPA 2.4.0 2016-06-14
  • Aries Transaction Control Service 0.0.1 2016-06-21
  • Aries Remote Service Admin (aries-rsa) 1.9.0 2016-07-12

Mailing list activity:

  • dev@aries.apache.org:

    • 134 subscribers (up 4 in the last 3 months):
    • 552 emails sent to list (399 in previous quarter)
  • user@aries.apache.org:

    • 241 subscribers (up 4 in the last 3 months):
    • 193 emails sent to list (36 in previous quarter)

JIRA activity:

  • 56 JIRA tickets created in the last 3 months
  • 46 JIRA tickets closed/resolved in the last 3 months