Gluster blog stories provide high-level spotlights on our users all over the world
Gluster 5.0 is just around the corner!
We’re in testing for 5.0rc0, https://lists.gluster.org/pipermail/maintainers/2018-September/005073.html has more details for testing with CentOS.
Community Meeting – October 15:00 UTC in #gluster-meeting on freenode. https://bit.ly/gluster-community-meetings has the agenda.
We’re participating in Outreachy this cycle!
Want swag for your meetup? https://www.gluster.org/events/ 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 September:
Sanju Rakonde, Amar Tumballi, Sunny Kumar, Ashish Pandey, Kotresh Hiramath Ravishankar, Nithya Balacha
Gluster.org Blog – Call for Posts: Sept 11-30
Heketi v8.0.0 available for download https://lists.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-users/2018-September/034851.html
glusterd2 4.1 packages now available for Debian stretch and buster, and Ubuntu bionic and cosmic https://lists.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-users/2018-September/034880.html
Mountpoint attendee survey
Announcing Gluster release 4.1.5 (Long Term Maintenance)
Introducing cockpit-gluster! Status view and volume action web-GUI for gd2
Proposal to change Gerrit -> Bugzilla updates
Clang-Formatter for GlusterFS https://lists.gluster.org/pipermail/gluster-devel/2018-September/055382.html
Cloudsync with AFR
On making performance.parallel-readdir as a default option
Python3 build process
gluster-ansible: status of the project
Gluster Weekly Report : Static Analyser
Status update on “Hyperconverged Gluster oVirt support”
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...
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...
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...