Apache CloudStack Weekly News – 18 March 2013


Big news this week: Apache CloudStack has passed major milestones towards graduation, major progress on bugs against 4.1.0, discussions about integrating the Palo Alto firewall with CloudStack, and getting Eclipse and Maven to play nice for developers. Some interesting posts from members of the Apache CloudStack community as well.

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Major Discussions

CloudStack Getting Closer to Graduation

Chip Childers notified the project that the graduation resolution has passed the IPMC vote. With the votes passed, it’s now up to the Apache Software Foundation board to discuss. The next board meeting is on March 20th, though it’s unclear whether the IPMC vote was finalized in time for the matter to be discussed during this meeting…