Liquibase Extension Contest 2009 Now Underway

June 24, 2009

Liquibase 2.0 is all about 3rd party extension and integration, and to help kick that off, we are holding a contest.

Thanks to donations from Atlassian and O’Reilly, we have some great prizes for the winners

Rules

  • Your entry must embed or extend Liquibase
  • Extensions must be compatible with Liquibase 2.0 (currently under construction)
  • Your plugin must be listed on the Liquibase Extension Portal
  • You must announce your extension and your interest in submitting it to this contest on the Liquibase User Forum
  • There is no license restrictions on your plugin, although we prefer an open source license

Prizes

Grand Prize:

  • Your choice of 5 O’Reilly books, donated by O’Reilly
  • One copy of PostgreSQL

Runner Up:

  • Atlassian laptop bag from Timbuk2 (US$150 value), donated by Atlassian
  • One copy of MySQL Community Edition

5x Honorable Mentions:

  • Your choice of 1 O’Reilly book, donated by O’Reilly
  • One copy of JavaDB

Judging

The winning plugins will be judged by lead developer Nathan Voxland on:

  • Usefulness
  • Creativity and Elegance
  • Completeness
  • Code quality and documentation

Key Dates

  • June 24th, 2009: Contest opens
  • August 31st, 2009, High Noon, US Central Time (GMT-5): Contest closes
  • September 15th, 2009: Winners Announced

For more information, see the offical contest page.

Article author
Nathan Voxland I am passionate about using data and analytics to improve the way people digitally experience and interact with companies. Throughout my career, I have had the opportunity to work with businesses and teams of all sizes, producing digital content experiences for large brands and small niche markets. I am driven by my curiosity to find answers to complex strategic problems — I love uncovering and understanding pain points and using data to identify strategic solutions to those problems. I'm a lifelong learner and love diving into new subjects. Evergreen interests include photography and hiking.