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Re: New HBase Logo
Thanks Stack for organizing and herding this along, and thanks StumbleUpon
for sponsoring it!
On Wed, Aug 31, 2011 at 9:30 PM, Stack <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:

> Your PMC voted the following as the new HBase logo:
>
>  https://issues.apache.org/jira/secure/attachment/12492477/01.jpg
>
> It will replace the now retired bass clef that has served us well down
> through the years.
>
> We hope you like it.
>
> The process by which we came up with this design was long and
> torturous.  Hopefully we will not have to ever repeat it.  At one time
> the thought was to have the broad hbase community vote on the logo but
> getting your PMC just to agree on a small set of contenders was like
> pulling teeth; painful all around (engineers and design == not such a
> good mix).  May you all forgive us for keeping the decision committee
> small.
>
> We'll roll it out in the next day or so.
>
> A new website redesign is also on its way.  Hopefully that will show
> up soon too.  We'll keep you posted.
>
> Yours,
> St.Ack
>
> P.S. Thank you to dezinden on 99designs for the winning logo
> P.P.S Thanks to StumbleUpon for forking over the dollars to fund the
> 99designs competition
>