February 2020

2020 budget request

The OWG’s 2020 budget request was approved by the OSMF board. Planned new work includes:

Network congestion control

BBR network congestion control was tried, then rolled back after problems.

Planet file mirroring

Downloads from planet.openstreetmap.org will now use the a mirror when downloading PBF files. Bzip2 files already used the mirror.


Radoje Stojisic has joined the Operations Working Group. If you are interested in joining, please read our membership policies and contact us.