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Gluster Monthly Newsletter, November 2018

Amye Scavarda

Gluster 6 – We’re in planning for our Gluster 6 release, currently scheduled for Feb 2019. More details on the mailing lists at

Upcoming Community Meeting – December 19 – 15:00 UTC in #gluster-meeting on freenode. has the agenda.

Want swag for your meetup? has a contact form for us to let us know about your Gluster meetup! We’d love to hear about Gluster presentations coming up, conference talks and gatherings. Let us know!
Top Contributing Companies: Red Hat, Comcast, DataLab, Gentoo Linux, Facebook, BioDec, Samsung, Etersoft
Top Contributors in November: Yaniv Kaul, Sanju Rakonde, Soumya Koduri, Kaleb Keithley, Sunny Kumar

Noteworthy threads:
[Gluster-users] Elasticsearch on gluster
[Gluster-users] Updates on cockpit-gluster!
[Gluster-devel] GCS release 0.2
[Gluster-users] GCS milestone 0.3
[Gluster-users] Announcing Gluster release 4.1.6 and 5.1
[Gluster-devel] Centos CI automation Retrospective
[Gluster-devel] Gluster Weekly Report : Static Analyser
[Gluster-devel] Whats latest on Glusto + GD2 integration?
[Gluster-devel] Consolidating Feature Requests in github
[Gluster-devel] Maintainer meeting minutes: 12th Nov, 2018
[Gluster-devel] Release 4.1.7 & 5.2
[Gluster-devel] Post mortem for outage on 20 november 2018
[Gluster-devel] Gluster Weekly Report : Static Analyser


KubeCon North America 2018, Dec 11-13, in Seattle, US

Open CFPs:

FOSDEM, Feb 2-3 2019 in Brussels, Belgium –
FOSDEM Software defined Storage DevRoom:
KubeCon EU – Barcelona: May 19-21


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