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  1. 1. The Apache Software Foundation h t t p : / / w w w . a p a c h e . o r g / Apache Meet Up Beijing 2008 Justin Erenkrantz President The Apache Software Foundation
  2. 2. WELCOME! 歡迎
  3. 3. Why should I pay attention? President, The Apache Software Foundation Committer to Apache HTTP Server since 2001 (also a full committer on Subversion) Completing Ph.D. at UC Irvine Senior Software Engineer, Joost More at 3
  4. 4. Apache Meet Up Beijing 10:00 - Welcome / About Apache - Justin Erenkrantz 10:30 - Open Source in China - Professor Lu Shouqun 11:00 - Integration of Apache Servicemix and Apache CXF - Freeman Fang 12:00 - Riding Apache Camel - Willem Jiang 13:30 - Apache Discussion Panel - J. Aaron Farr 14:00 - OpenSolaris, Apache, MySQL, PHP - Cao Xiping 14:30 - Apache and OpenSolaris - Cao Xiping 15:00 - Develop JVM with Apache Harmony - Xiao-Feng Li 16:00 - Firefox in China - Li Gong 4
  5. 5. BarCamp Beijing Scheduling starts around 10am tomorrow Come with ideas for discussions! Discussions should last 30 minutes More information tomorrow morning... Come with ideas for discussions! 5
  6. 6. Quick Poll How many of you use Apache software? Written code that uses Apache software? Filed an issue in our issue trackers? Subscribed to our mailing lists? Posted to the mailing lists? How many committers do we have here? 6
  7. 7. Development Administrative Users Patchers Contributors Committers PMC Members Members Officers Board “Hierarchies”
  8. 8. The Apache Software Foundation Formed out of the Apache Group Needed a more formal and legal entity The Apache Software Foundation created in April/June 1999 as a US non-profit Governed by members Today: ...more than just the web server! 8
  9. 9. Quiz time How many Apache projects are there? 9
  10. 10. Seventy (!!) ASF Projects Abdera ActiveMQ Ant APR Archiva Attic Beehive Buildr C++ Std. Library Cayenne Cocoon Commons Conf. Planning Continuum CouchDB CXF DB Directory Excalibur Felix Forrest Geronimo Gump Hadoop Harmony HiveMind HttpComponents HTTP Server iBATIS Incubator Jackrabbit Jakarta JAMES Labs Lenya Logging Lucene Maven MINA MyFaces ODE OFBiz OpenEJB OpenJPA Apache mod_perl POI Portals Qpid Quetzalcoatl Roller Santuario ServiceMix Shale SpamAssassin Struts Synapse Tapestry Apache Tcl Tiles Tomcat Turbine Tuscany Velocity Web Services Wicket Xalan Xerces XML XML Graphics XMLBeans 10
  11. 11. Vital ASF Stats 270 members of the foundation (more to come next week!) 70 Top-level projects (TLPs) ~32 Incubator podlings Tons of committers (literally) Over 1920 people 11
  12. 12. Vision for the Foundation Policy firmly in the hands of the members No developers are paid by the ASF Help volunteers - not replace them Acquire help where needed: legal, infrastructure, press, conferences, etc. 12
  13. 13. Apache Sponsorship Program Platinum Sponsors: Google* , Yahoo! and Microsoft Gold Sponsor: HP* Silver Sponsors: SpringSource*, Progress Bronze Sponsors: Airplus International, Matt Mullenweg, Tetsuta Kitahata*, Two Sigma Investments, BlueNog, Intuit 13 (*== charter sponsors)
  14. 14. Outreach projects Travel Assistance Committee Supported 6 attendees to ACUS 2008 Target of 20 attendees for ACEU 2009 Google Summer of Code Been involved since beginning 23 students mentored this year! 14
  15. 15. Upcoming events ApacheCon Europe Amsterdam - March 23-27, 2009 ApacheCon US Oakland, CA - November 2-6, 2009 What should future Apache events in Asia look like? Where? (BarCamp session!) 15
  16. 16. Thanks to sponsors! Apache Meet Up Beijing and BarCamp Beijing is brought to you by: 16 Many thanks to: J. Aaron Farr, Nóirín Shirley, and Stone Circle Productions.
  17. 17. Thanks! 謝謝! Questions? Feel free to talk to me over the next two days or send me an email at: