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Nemo

20 Mar 2019

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19 Dec 2018

Nemo is a data processing system to flexibly control the runtime behaviors
of a job to adapt to varying deployment characteristics.

Nemo has been incubating since 2018-02-04.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

 1. Grow the community: add new contributors/committers
 2. Grow the user base
 3. Develop a clear roadmap for graduation

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?

 None.

How has the community developed since the last report?

 * Committers actively sent PRs and did code reviews
 * Committers actively involved in mailing lists
 * Committers started to interact with other communities

How has the project developed since the last report?

 * Created the first release candidate (in the process of voting)
 * Code donation to ASF
 * Added Beam stream support
 * Created a Beam Nemo runner
 * Added Nemo Web UI
 * Hardened the Nemo runtime (scheduling, data transfer, etc.)

How would you assess the podling's maturity?
Please feel free to add your own commentary.

 [ ] Initial setup
 [ ] Working towards first release
 [X] Community building
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 None yet.
 In the process of voting for the first release.

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 None yet.

Have your mentors been helpful and responsive or are things falling
through the cracks? In the latter case, please list any open issues
that need to be addressed.

 Yes. Our mentors have been helpful and responsive.

Signed-off-by:

 [X](nemo) Davor Bonaci
    Comments: the podling is doing really well; first release to come
shortly.
 [ ](nemo) Hyunsik Choi
    Comments:
 [X](nemo) Byung-Gon Chun
    Comments:
 [X](nemo) Jean-Baptiste Onofre
    Comments:
 [ ](nemo) Markus Weimer
    Comments:

IPMC/Shepherd notes:

19 Sep 2018

Nemo is a data processing system to flexibly control the runtime behaviors
of a job to adapt to varying deployment characteristics.

Nemo has been incubating since 2018-02-04.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

 1. Grow the community
 2. Create the first Apache release
 3. Donate code to ASF

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?

 None.

How has the community developed since the last report?

 * Committers actively sent PRs and did code reviews
 * Committers actively involved in mailing lists
 * Getting contributors including a GSoC student

How has the project developed since the last report?

 * Made great progress in every aspect of the project
 * Working on the first release Almost done with the features to be
   included in the first release
 * Solidified runtime by refactoring how to handle
   tasks, stages, and jobs, and scheduling policies
 * Rule-based policy support in the compiler
 * Composition of passes
 * Added Multiple DAG submission support in a user
   program
 * Added Beam 2.6, Beam SQL support
 * Spark RDD caching support
 * Task cloning support
 * Intermediate data locality aware scheduling
 * Added a WebUI (contributed by a GSoC student),
   which we will polish

How would you assess the podling's maturity?
Please feel free to add your own commentary.

 [ ] Initial setup
 [X] Working towards first release
 [X] Community building
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 None yet.

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 None yet.

Signed-off-by:

 [X](nemo) Davor Bonaci
    Comments: All great; active community contributing towards the first
    release.
 [X](nemo) Hyunsik Choi
    Comments:
 [X](nemo) Byung-Gon Chun
    Comments:
 [X](nemo) Jean-Baptiste Onofre
    Comments: Focusing on first release would be great, it would be a
    great milestone for the podling
 [X](nemo) Markus Weimer
    Comments: Good progress all around; but it is time for a first release
    :)
 [ ](nemo) Reynold Xin
    Comments:

IPMC/Shepherd notes:

 Our mentors mostly have been helpful and responsive.

20 Jun 2018

Nemo is a data processing system to flexibly control the runtime behaviors
of a job to adapt to varying deployment characteristics.

Nemo has been incubating since 2018-02-04.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

 1. Grow the community
 2. Create a first Apache release
 3. Donate code to ASF

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?

 None.

How has the community developed since the last report?

 * Committers actively involved in mailing lists
 * Committers actively started to send PRs and do code reviews

How has the project developed since the last report?

 * Progress towards supporting Spark DSL programs
 * Refactoring the Nemo runtime
 * Finishing up a paper that describes the design and
   implementation of Nemo

How would you assess the podling's maturity?
Please feel free to add your own commentary.

 [X] Initial setup
 [X] Working towards first release
 [ ] Community building
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 None yet.

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 None yet.

Signed-off-by:

 [X](nemo) Davor Bonaci
    Comments: Progress is probably a bit slower than before, but still
very high. Podling is doing great.
 [ ](nemo) Hyunsik Choi
    Comments:
 [X](nemo) Byung-Gon Chun
    Comments:
 [ ](nemo) Jean-Baptiste Onofre
    Comments:
 [ ](nemo) Markus Weimer
    Comments:
 [ ](nemo) Reynold Xin
    Comments:

IPMC/Shepherd notes:
 Dave Fisher: AFAICT the SGA has not been provided and a mentor has
 advised that this can wait until graduation.
 I don't think that is correct and it is not the same as the guidance
 given to other podlings like Heron.
 See
 https://lists.apache.org/thread.html/df7040d27bc8c01ec1601476b1e465226d4b1ea
99d0e5991b977fd1c@%3Cprivate.nemo.apache.org%3E

16 May 2018

Nemo is a data processing system to flexibly control the runtime behaviors of
a job to adapt to varying deployment characteristics.

Nemo has been incubating since 2018-02-04.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

 1. Grow the community
 2. Create a first Apache release
 3. Donate code to ASF

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be
aware of?

 None.

How has the community developed since the last report?

 * Committers actively involved in mailing lists
 * Committers actively started to send PRs and do code reviews
 * PPMC accepted a GSoC student to work on Nemo web UI issues

How has the project developed since the last report?

 * Progress towards supporting Spark DSL programs
 * Optimization policy for geo-distributed data analytics
 * Optimization policy for skew handling
 * Working on a paper that describes the design and
   implementation of Nemo

How would you assess the podling's maturity?
Please feel free to add your own commentary.

 [X] Initial setup
 [X] Working towards first release
 [ ] Community building
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 None yet.

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 None yet.

Signed-off-by:

 [X](nemo) Davor Bonaci
    Comments: Good progress; the podling is on track.
 [ ](nemo) Hyunsik Choi
    Comments:
 [X](nemo) Byung-Gon Chun
    Comments:
 [X](nemo) Jean-Baptiste Onofre
    Comments:
 [X](nemo) Markus Weimer
    Comments:
 [ ](nemo) Reynold Xin
    Comments:

18 Apr 2018

Nemo is a data processing system to flexibly control the runtime behaviors of
a job to adapt to varying deployment characteristics.

Nemo has been incubating since 2018-02-04.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

 1. Grow the community
 2. Create a first Apache release
 3. Donate code to ASF

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be aware
of?

 None.

How has the community developed since the last report?

 * Committers actively involved in mailing lists
 * Committers actively started to send PRs and do code reviews
 * Two committers volunteered for GSoC mentors

How has the project developed since the last report?

 * SonarCloud integrated
 * Community standards and documentation added
 * Scheduler improved by adding a new scheduling policy and making it
   reactive
 * Operator pipelining implemented
 * Experiments performed to demonstrate the benefits of Nemo
 * Blogs posted

How would you assess the podling's maturity?
Please feel free to add your own commentary.

 [x] Initial setup
 [x] Working towards first release
 [ ] Community building
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 None yet.

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 None yet.

Signed-off-by:

 [X](nemo) Davor Bonaci
    Comments: The project is very active, moving quickly,
  and doing very well.
 [X](nemo) Hyunsik Choi
    Comments:
 [X](nemo) Byung-Gon Chun
    Comments:
 [X](nemo) Jean-Baptiste Onofre
    Comments:
 [ ](nemo) Markus Weimer
    Comments:
 [ ](nemo) Reynold Xin
    Comments:

21 Mar 2018

Nemo is a data processing system to flexibly control the runtime behaviors
of a job to adapt to varying deployment characteristics.

Nemo has been incubating since 2018-02-04.

Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation:

  1.  Grow the community
  2.  Create a first Apache release
  3.  Donate code to ASF

Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be aware of?

  None.

How has the community developed since the last report?

  * Committers filed ICLAs.
  * Committers enrolled in mailing lists
  * Committers enrolled in the slack channel
  * Committers used mailing lists to discuss initial setups
  * Committers started to send PRs to the apache infra

How has the project developed since the last report?

  * gitbox/github set up and code transferred from snuspl/nemo to apache/incubator-nemo
  * JIRA created and issues transferred from github to JIRA
  * web site set up
  * mailing lists set up
  * The name ‘Apache Nemo’ approved (PODLINGNAMESEARCH-139)

How would you assess the podling's maturity?

Please feel free to add your own commentary.

  [x] Initial setup
  [ ] Working towards first release
  [ ] Community building
  [ ] Nearing graduation
  [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

  None yet.

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 None yet.

Signed-off-by:

  [X](nemo) Davor Bonaci
     Comments: The podling is moving very quickly.
  [ ](nemo) Hyunsik Choi
     Comments:
  [X](nemo) Byung-Gon Chun
     Comments:
  [X](nemo) Jean-Baptiste Onofre
     Comments:
  [ ](nemo) Markus Weimer
     Comments:
  [ ](nemo) Reynold Xin

IPMC/Shepherd notes:

  johndament:  Seeing good progress with on list communication.