JupyterHub and BinderHub Team Meeting

Goal: Continuous improvement

Opening Date: 27 Nov 2017

Closing Date: 04 Dec 2017

The detailed sections are for organization of team information, communication consistency, and are designed to motivate the team’s next actions.

Link to prior week’s virtual meeting report

I. Team Metrics

Generated GitHub reports summary or link

Link to overview news

II. Team News and Informational items

News items you want to share with others (partnerships, important conversations, design considerations, something fun, something that annoyed you). If you have it, please link to a GitHub issue)

Let’s keep items brief, preferably in bullet form (action verb, links, people). Example: Meet Tim’s long lost rich relative to fund mybinder.org Links (Tim, Aunt B, interested team members)

  • Hired Gladys Nalvarte as intern at Simula. Getting to know the codebase, tools involved. Made a couple of PRs already!

Organization highlights

Communications, Social Media, Conferences, Outreach

  • Created new Twitter and Google group: mybinderteam

  • Binder 2.0 blog posts nearly ready, Chris has been awesome wrangling this, lots of little things left to do, please help, https://github.com/jupyterhub/binder/issues/22

  • Tim is thinking about submitting a proposal to Mozilla mini grant to fund ~3 one day events around “using binder to do cool things” in Europe. Etherpad with thoughts/details

  • Reaching out to JOSS

BinderHub projects

BinderHub, mybinder-deploy, helm charts, binder-examples

  • network firewalls/throttling landing on mybinder.org this week, so keep an eye out for issues

  • KubeSpawner update

  • We need to get grafana back up and running for monitoring +1 (landed! https://grafana.mybinder.org)

JupyterHub projects

JupyterHub, authenticators, spawners, configurable-http-proxy, zero to jupyterhub

  • KubeSpawner 0.7.1 release

III. Discussion items and Questions

Items that you wish to raise for team input. Include Project Name.

Open PRs

Open issues

  • https://github.com/jupyterhub/zero-to-jupyterhub-k8s/issues/271 PyCon tutorials, Tim thinks this is in limbo, what is the plan? Deadline fast approaching. The tutorial deadline has passed (Carol) - RESOLVED.

IV. Decisions needed

Items that require a team decision to move forward

V. Next actions (team)

  • Let’s tweet from Jupyter (and give Ana an FYI) to publicize the browser extension for Firefox in Matthias’ blog post

VI. Thanks, Things to Celebrate, and anything else

  • http://carreau.github.io/posts/31-open-in-binder-browser-extension.html !!!

  • Congrats to the entire team for the very successful launch of mybinder.org and write up in Jupyter Blog and eLife.