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 was presented to various user groups (Hive User Group, New York Hadoop User Group) with great interest. Sentry community hosted its first meetup in NYC. Nearly 20 people attended the meetup. There was great interest and lively discussions. 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 under way. 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.