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JW PLayer SQE Intellectual Property (IP) Clearance Status


SQE is a query engine written using Storm's Trident framework that takes a set of SQL-like commands, including queries, and runs them against one or more input streams.

Project info

  • The Apache Storm PMC will be responsible for the code
  • This contribution will be placed in the "external" directory of the Apache Storm repository
  • Officer or member managing donation: P. Taylor Goetz (

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

Identify the codebase

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2016-09-20 The source code can be found at (including wiki content) with the following git commit SHA: 68dbbde1117a043a7bded73d89d3d82238715a4b
2016-09-20 If applicable, make sure that any associated name does not already exist and is not already trademarked for an existing software product.

Git commit SHA for donated software: (68dbbde1117a043a7bded73d89d3d82238715a4b).

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2016-09-20 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.
....-..-.. 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: grants.txt: Grant from JWPlayer for SQE, file: jwplayer-sqe.pdf

Verify distribution rights

Corporations and individuals holding existing distribution rights:

  • Longtail Ad Solutions, Inc. dba JWPlayer
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2016-09-20 Check that all active committers have a signed CLA on record.
2016-09-20 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.
2016-09-20 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.
2016-09-20 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