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Traffic Control

19 Apr 2017

Traffic Control allows you to build a large scale content delivery network
using open source.

Traffic Control has been incubating since 2016-07-12.

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

 1. Enhance automation to facilitate committer voting on new releases.
 2. Enhance documentation to ease ramp-up time for new community members.
 3. Grow the community.

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



How has the community developed since the last report?

 Several new people have become active on the project. A 2 week hackathon
 was organized to on-board some new contributors from Qwilt.

How has the project developed since the last report?

 Traffic Control 1.8 was released on 3/7/2017 after a lot of cleanup of
 licenses and dependencies! Traffic Control 2.0 is converging on the first
 release candidate.

 Since the last report (January 2017), we have

 * Merged 232 Pull Requests with 441 commits from 16 contributors
 * Opened 135 JIRA issues
 * Closed 68 JIRA issues
 * Seen 105 messages on the dev@ list.

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

 [ ] Initial setup
 [ ] Working towards first release (wip)
 [ ] Community building (wip)
 [ ] Nearing graduation
 [ ] Other:

Date of last release:

 Traffic Control 1.8 was released on 3/7/2017.

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 No new committers or PPMC members yet.

Signed-off-by:

 [X](trafficcontrol) Phil Sorber
    Comments:
 [ ](trafficcontrol) Eric Covener
    Comments:
 [ ](trafficcontrol) Daniel Gruno
    Comments:
 [ ](trafficcontrol) J. Aaron Farr
    Comments:

18 Jan 2017

Traffic Control allows you to build a large scale content delivery network
using open source.

Traffic Control has been incubating since 2016-07-12.

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

 1. Licenses and legal details. Traffic Control is a project made up of
    several different components, and includes or depends on an extensive
    list of software. We are working on making sure all source files have
    the right headers, all the licenses of included software are compatible
    and the LICENSE and NOTICE are correct.
 2. Enhance automation to facilitate committer voting on new releases.
 3. Enhance documentation to ease ramp-up time for new community members.

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



How has the community developed since the last report?

 We hosted a 2 day user / dev meetup in the Bay Area in October that was
 attended by 16 people representing 5 companies.

How has the project developed since the last report?

 All code has been move to Apache git. All new issues are being opened
 in Apache JIRA. All email communications have been moved to to Apache
 email lists. Our website has been moved to
 http://trafficcontrol.incubator.apache.org/ .

 Since the last report (October 2016), we have

 * Merged 145 Pull Requests with 314 commits from 19 contributors
 * Opened 83 JIRA issues
 * Closed 45 JIRA issues
 * Seen 81 messages on the dev@ list in December (before December we
   had commit messages going to dev@ as well, so those numbers are not
   indicative of dev communications)

Date of last release:

 None yet. We are addressing issues with release 1.8-incubating RC5.

When were the last committers or PPMC members elected?

 No new committers or PPMC members yet.

Signed-off-by:

 [X](trafficcontrol) Phil Sorber
 [x](trafficcontrol) Eric Covener
 [ ](trafficcontrol) Daniel Gruno
 [ ](trafficcontrol) J. Aaron Farr

Shepherd/Mentor notes:

 Drew Farris (shepherd):

   Healthy activity on mailing lists, one mentor active.

19 Oct 2016

Traffic Control allows you to build a large scale content delivery network
using open source.

Traffic Control has been incubating since 2016-07-12.

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

 1. Move code, issues, email lists and release process to ASF

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


How has the community developed since the last report?

 All CCLAs and ICLAs have been signed, and we are clear to proceed with
 moving the source from github.com to Apache. We are cleaning up the
 issues and open PRs at this time, and should be able to move the code
 before mid October.

How has the project developed since the last report?

 - All legal hurdles for software grant have been cleared.

Date of last release:

 We are trying to release 1.7 using the old process and git before the move
 in to Apache git.

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?

 2016-07-12 - initial committer list.

Signed-off-by:

 [x](trafficcontrol) Phil Sorber
 [ ](trafficcontrol) Eric Covener
 [ ](trafficcontrol) Daniel Gruno
 [ ](trafficcontrol) J. Aaron Farr

Shepherd/Mentor notes:

   Drew Farris (shepherd): Still getting off the ground, mailing lists are
     new. No observable mentor activity.

   Phil Sorber (mentor): There were some struggles getting all the legal ducks
     in a row but that's all complete now so expect decent uptick in activity.

21 Sep 2016

Traffic Control allows you to build a large scale content delivery network
using open source.

Traffic Control has been incubating since 2016-07-12.

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

 1. Software grant from Comcast and others active in the current
    github.com/Comcast project to ASF. Discussion between Comcast and ASF
    legal on-going, this is blocking all other progress.

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

 See above issue 1.

How has the community developed since the last report?

 Established apache.org accounts for all of the initial committers.

How has the project developed since the last report?

 - Setup git repo and mailing lists.
 - Started Software Grant process.

Date of last release:

 We released 1.6.0 on 2016-07-29 under the old process, because the release
 process (candidates and votes) had already started before our official
 entry in the incubator. We have started release 1.7.0 under the old process
 as well, since we don't have the necessary ASF infrastructure in place, and
 this is pending the SGA.

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?

 2016-07-12 - initial committer list.

Signed-off-by:

 [X](trafficcontrol) Phil Sorber
 [X](trafficcontrol) Eric Covener
 [ ](trafficcontrol) Daniel Gruno
 [ ](trafficcontrol) J. Aaron Farr

17 Aug 2016

Traffic Control allows you to build a large scale content delivery network
using open source.

Traffic Control has been incubating since 2016-07-12.

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

 1. Get set up with all resources (git / mailing lists / JIRA / irc / etc)
 2. Name search / name sign off
 3. Prepare for next release under apache process

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

 No.

How has the community developed since the last report?

 This is the first report, we are just getting started.

How has the project developed since the last report?

 This is the first report, we are just getting started. ICLAs are done.

Date of last release:

 We released 1.6.0 on 2016-07-29 under the old process, because the release
 process (candidates and votes) had already started before our official
 entry in the incubator. Our next release will be the first release where
 we will follow the Apache incubator process.

When were the last committers or PMC members elected?

 2016-07-12 - initial committer list.

Signed-off-by:

 [x](trafficcontrol) Phil Sorber
 [x](trafficcontrol) Eric Covener
 [ ](trafficcontrol) Daniel Gruno
 [ ](trafficcontrol) J. Aaron Farr