this is the weekly community update thread #40. Please post any news and updates you want to share with the community to this thread.
# Discussing feature freeze for Flink 1.7
The community is currently discussing the feature freeze for Flink 1.7 . The 22nd of October is currently proposed.
# Discussing dropping flink-storm
The community is currently discussing to drop Flink's Storm compatibility because it heavily relies on Flink's legacy mode .
# Flip-23: Model serving
There is again some activity for Flip-23 (model serving) . If you want to help with this effort, then please join the mailing list discussion.