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15th August

Dundee: Petr, Kenny, Roger, J-m, Helen, Jason, Dom, June, Simon, Simone, Balaji, Riad

Remote: Josh, Wilma, Melissa, Eleanor, Chris, Liza, David

> **Remember: Agenda must be complete (with estimated times) on the day before the meeting. Any additions after that must go at the bottom (AOCB)**


1. Accepting minutes from [last meeting](https://www-legacy.openmicroscopy.org/site/community/minutes/conference-calls/2017/2017-08-01-tuesday-team-meeting/)

1. Project Timelines (2-3 minutes each)

1. Spaces

1. [Files/Formats](https://trello.com/b/IBHfAIMP/bio-formats-5-x)/[OME Files](https://trello.com/b/WFYWCvoV/ome-files-0-4-0)

- Bio-Formats 5.6.0:

- milestone m2: code changes integrated, artifacts built

- pushed out of m2 imagej slice label extension still requires decisions

- still targeting next week for the release of 5.6.0

- OME Files

- OME Files Python bindings now using pybind11 to wrap C++ code

- benchmark: investigation of performance issues when writing tiles on Java

1. [Metadata](https://trello.com/c/XQXwX6jj/6-metadata) (Eleanor)

- prod42 went out today (after all the heroics over the last weeks)

- Updating to OMERO 5.3 and adding all cell lines

- prod43 in planning. Largely bug fixes.

- as well as splitting idr0016

- Larger ROI/folders target.

- J-m: design info probably still in gdocs.

- Balaji: currently using idr-next but will need to update to idr.o.org

- Using new repository for library methods

- J-m made it pip installable

- Need to also make code portable to Py3

- IDR paper is now openly available/indexed (took some work)

1. [OMERO 5.4.0](https://trello.com/b/SiqOu2Bl/omero-540)

- J-m: bug fixing & Petr testing for Mark’s return

- Targeting m3 tomorrow (some small changes in release)

- Another milestone the following week.

- Freeze? 1 DB change coming, but for other fixes? Depends on size of fix.

- J-m: need to consider the ReverseIntensity renaming.

- Keep an eye out for any travis repos that are having trouble.

- JRS: still deciding on what’s going in?

- Concurrency need Mark’s review

- Otherwise, light admin seems stable

- web UI PRs done

- one small insight issue that Dom should be able to fix.

1. [Outreach](https://trello.com/b/Da6OAWam/outreach)

- Stephanie/Düsseldorf off at the moment; Petr to visit 30th Aug.

- Cambridge workshop (Dec.) discussed; start targeting after 5.4

- JRS invited to talk at ASCB & Neubias (Feb/2018)

- Simon going to BigData @ EBI

- Seeing is Believing @ EMBL

1. Other releases/upgrades:

1. Plugins (J-m)

- fpbioimage 0.2.0 released

- Ongoing work on iviewer

1. new website (Liza)

- Weekly meeting on Monday to review/triage issues. Working on cleanup post deployment (redirects, docs, styles)

- Issues with legacy documentation URLs (breadcrumbs, www-legacy URL). Proposal to redirect all site/support URLs to the corresponding docs.openmicroscopy.org this week when possible (incl. OMERO 5.1+ and Bio-Formats 5.3+)

- Chris: discussed impact of www-legacy on Google search results, etc. Plan now on trello card. Deprecate and remove (with redirects) www-legacy ASAP.

- JRS: several compliments

1. Sysadmin (current board and recent PRs)

- QA upload issue with proxying fixed last week

- Looking to use Roger’s CI’s work on bare metal

1. Glencoe Update (Chris)

- Making progress (UI/infrastructure) on analysis front

- Using microservices in anger on demo systems

- requesting thumbnails & tiles

- working on omero-ms-pixelbuffer directly from the filesystem (mini-OMERO servers)

- perhaps time to push some of the APIs down

- J-m: cF. various needs of the 3D viewer

1. AOB (5 mins max - technical discussions should be highlighted to relevant people and rescheduled)

- Bye, Simone!

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