Re: [DISCUSS] Beam public roadmap
Personally, I think cwiki is best for dev community, while important stuff for users should go on the web site. But experimenting with the content on cwiki seems like a quick and easy thing to try out.
On Fri, Oct 12, 2018 at 1:43 AM Maximilian Michels <mxm@xxxxxxxxxx
Great idea, Kenn!
How about putting the roadmap in the Confluent wiki? We can link the
page from the web site.
The timeline should not be too specific but should give users an idea of
what to expect.
On 10.10.18 22:43, Romain Manni-Bucau wrote:
> What about a link in the menu. It should contain a list of features and
> estimate date with probable error (like "in 5 months +- 1 months)
> otherwise it does not bring much IMHO.
> Le mer. 10 oct. 2018 23:32, Kenneth Knowles <kenn@xxxxxxxxxx
> <mailto:kenn@xxxxxxxxxx>> a écrit :
> Hi all,
> We made an attempt at putting together a sort of roadmap  in the
> past and also some wide-ranging threads about what could be on it
> . and I think we should pick it up again. The description I
> really liked was "strategic and user impacting initiatives (ongoing
> and future) in an easy to consume format" . It seems that we had
> feedback asking for a Roadmap at the London summit .
> I would like to first focus on meta-questions rather than what would
> be on it:
> - What style / format should it have to be most useful for users?
> - Where should it be presented?
> I asked a couple people to try to find the roadmap on the web site,
> as a test, and they didn't really know which tab to click on first,
> so that's a starting problem. They didn't even find Works In
> Progress  after clicking Contribute. The level of detail of that
> list varies widely.
> I'd also love to see hypothetical formats for it, to see how to
> balance pithiness with crucial details.
>  https://beam.apache.org/contribute/#works-in-progress