Sentry Sentry is a highly modular system for providing fine grained role based authorization to both data and metadata stored on an Apache Hadoop cluster. Sentry has been incubating since 2013-08-08. Three most important issues to address in the move towards graduation: 1. Build community and add new committers 2. Continue to release at regular intervals Any issues that the Incubator PMC (IPMC) or ASF Board wish/need to be aware of? None How has the community developed since the last report? Community development continues. Sentry held its first key signing meetup for committers. A number of committers participated. How has the project developed since the last report? A number of new JIRAs have been filed and are being actively worked on. Support for Solr index level authorization is complete and available on trunk. A new test framework to run hive integration tests on a real cluster is available as well. Date of last release: 2013-09-25 When were the last committers or PMC members elected? Last committers and PMC members were elected when the project entered incubation.