I am pleased to announce...:
The Common Component Specification has it's first approved specification. The 1.0 Architecture specification is now final. The specification team completed it's community review, incorporated all the feedback, submitted it to the steering committee for final ballot and it has now been approved as our first specification standard.
The specification is located here: https://github.com/progress/CCS/blob/master/Specs/CCSSpec-ARCH1_0.pdf
Please let us know if you have trouble accessing it.
Here are the results of the ballot: