In 2016, the Jenkins community decided to start removing offensive terminology within the project.
The "slave" term was deprecated in Jenkins 2.0 and replaced by the "agent" term.
Other terminology was slated for review after the cleanup of the "slave" term which was considered as most problematic one.
In 2017, the project began tracking areas for correction.
Work has been done on renaming the SSH build agent plugin...
What is the Pipeline-Authoring Special Interest Group
This special interest group aims to improve and curate the experience of authoring Jenkins Pipelines. This includes the
syntax of `Jenkinsfile`s and shared libraries, code sharing and reuse, testing of Pipelines and shared libraries, IDE
integration and other development tools, documentation, best practices, and examples.
What Are The Focus Areas of the Pipeline-Authoring Special Interest Group
Syntax - How `Jenkinsfile`s and shared...
Jenkins turns 15 years old!
Jenkins World brings together DevOps thought leaders, IT executives, continuous delivery practitioners and the Jenkins
community and ecosystem in one global event, providing attendees with the opportunity to learn, explore, network
face-to-face and help shape the next evolution of Jenkins development and solutions for DevOps.
There is also the Jenkins Contributor Summit in San Francisco. The Jenkins Contributor Summit is the place where
Jenkins will be represented at the DevOps World conference.
There will be community and Continuous Delivery Foundation tracks,
and many talks from Jenkins practitioners.
The Jenkins Contributor Summit brings together current and future contributors to the Jenkins project. The summit brings together community members to learn, meet, and help shape the future of Jenkins.