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Gluster Monthly Newsletter, December 2017

Amye Scavarda

A New Year’s Eve edition of the monthly happenings in Gluster!


Gluster Summit Recordings

If you missed out on Gluster Summit, our recordings are available on our YouTube channel in our Gluster Summit 2017 Playlist


Gluster Developer Conversations

Our next hangout is on Jan 16, 15:00 UTC!

Want to sign up? has details.


Event planning for next year:

As part of the Community Working Group issue queue, we’re asking for recommendations of events that Gluster should be focusing on. has more details, we’re planning from March 2018 through March 2019 and we’d like your input! Where should Gluster be at?


New Event announcement!

Announcing Glustered 2018 in Bologna (IT)


3.13 Retrospective

As part of our release process, we’re asking for feedback from the community on our release process, feature set and anything else you might think of. This time, we’re keeping this open until January 9th.


Top Contributing Companies:  Red Hat,  Gluster, Inc.,  Facebook


Upcoming CFPs:

Glustered with Incontro DevOps – CfP now open! – event is March 8, 2018

Embedded Linux Conference – January 7, 2018

KubeCon Europe –  CFP Close: Friday, January 12, 2018 – 11:59 PM PST

LinuxCon China – March 4, 2018


  • 27 Apr 2020
    Update from the team

    It has been a while since we provided an update to the Gluster community. Across the world various nations, states and localities have put together sets of guidelines around shelter-in-place and quarantine. We request our community members to stay safe, to care for their loved ones, to continue to be...

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  • 03 Feb 2020
    Building a longer term focus for Gl...

    The initial rounds of conversation around the planning of content for release 8 has helped the project identify one key thing – the need to stagger out features and enhancements over multiple releases. Thus, while release 8 is unlikely to be feature heavy as previous releases, it will be the...

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  • 28 Nov 2019
    Planning ahead for Gluster releases

    In order to plan the content for upcoming releases, it is good to take a moment of pause, step back and attempt to look at the consumption of GlusterFS within large enterprises. With the enterprise architecture taking large strides towards cloud and more specifically, the hybrid cloud, continued efforts towards...

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