We are excited to share that Apache Pulsar 2.8.0 was released in June. This release was a major milestone for the Pulsar community, with lots of great upgrades and enhancements, such as transaction API, Broker Entry Metadata, New protobuf Code Generator, and more! You can see the details from the Pulsar official website blog.
To celebrate, we decided to organize a release party that would take place across a number of different cities. The 2.8.0 party is a great way to raise Pulsar awareness in your local area and provide an opportunity for Pulsar users and developers to come together as a community.
There is no rigid format, it can be virtual or in-person, depending on local guidelines. Also, it can cover your local city, or just your companies, teams, and friends.
We have some helpful guidelines to help you organize a successful party:
We would like to ask you to write one event report to let us know the success of your party, and share the screenshots or recording videos if virtual or photos if in-person.
How about this? If you want to organize one Apache Pulsar Release Party, then welcome to submit your application.
If you have any good ideas or suggestions, feel free to let us know. Let’s make Apache Pulsar great!
Apache Pulsar is a cloud-native, distributed messaging and streaming platform that manages trillions of events per day. The Pulsar community has witnessed rapid growth since it became a top-level Apache project in 2018. In the past two years, the community growth has accelerated. In fact, in May Apache Pulsar hit 400 contributors and surpassed Apache Kafka in the number of Monthly Active Contributors.
StreamNative is the organizer of Pulsar Summit North America 2021. Founded by the original developers of Apache Pulsar, the StreamNative team is committed to the Pulsar community. As the core developers of Pulsar, the StreamNative team is deeply versed in the technology, the community, and the use cases. The StreamNative team's unmatched operational experience on Pulsar and BookKeeper is now available to you through StreamNative Cloud and StreamNative Platform.