Five Things You Might Not Know About Apache

As an Apache Member regularly speaking at events, I get a lot of basic questions about Apache. The documentation is out there - here are some great pointers to answers.

Five Things You Might Not Know About Apache


As a volunteer run organization, the how-to documentation about our corporate operations is not as easy to find as it should be. As an foundation that hosts multiple, independent technologies and communities, it’s not always obvious where to go for help.

In this 5 minute Lightning Talk at ApacheCon Montréal 2018, I answer five of the top questions I regularly get with a pointer to documentation that explains what it is, and why it’s important. Be sure to read the speaker notes and watch the video too!

Help is out there - here are the links!


Shane is founder of Punderthings℠ LLC consultancy, helping organizations find better ways to engage with the critical open source projects that power modern technology and business. He blogs and tweets about open source governance and trademark issues, and has spoken at major technology conferences like ApacheCon, OSCON, All Things Open, Community Leadership Summit, and Ignite.
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