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Beam Go Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


The Beam Go SDK is an Go implementation of the Beam programming model. It allows users to write and execute data processing pipelines using the Go programming language.

Project info

The Apache Beam PMC will be responsible for the code.

It will be integrated into the Apache Beam project under the sdks/go directory.

The following people will be managing this contribution:

  • Kenneth Knowles (Apache Beam PMC Member)
  • Robert Bradshaw (Apache Beam PMC Member)

Completed tasks are shown by the completion date (YYYY-MM-dd).

Identify the codebase

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2018-05-23 Trademark and Google Search found no use of name as software product.

Origin: as at commit ID 5743a37fd7719d7d5e0e031836756d69fd9a8789. Submitted to Apache Beam as GitHub pull request

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2018-05-23 Check and make sure that the papers that transfer rights to the ASF been received. It is only necessary to transfer rights for the package, the core code, and any new code produced by the project.
2018-05-23 Check and make sure that the files that have been donated have been updated to reflect the new ASF copyright.

Identify name recorded for software grant: Google LLC.

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

    Google LLC
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2018-05-23 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2018-05-23 Remind active committers that they are responsible for ensuring that a Corporate CLA is recorded if such is required to authorize their contributions under their individual CLA.
2018-05-23 Check and make sure that for all items included with the distribution that is not under the Apache license, we have the right to combine with Apache-licensed code and redistribute.
2018-05-23 Check and make sure that all items depended upon by the project is covered by one or more of the following approved licenses: Apache, BSD, Artistic, MIT/X, MIT/W3C, MPL 1.1, or something with essentially the same terms.

Generally, the result of checking off these items will be a Software Grant, CLA, and Corporate CLA for ASF licensed code, which must have no dependencies upon items whose licenses that are incompatible with the Apache License.

Organizational acceptance of responsibility for the project