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Distributed Management Task Force, Inc.

Recent News

News Story / Update
Jul
20
This week, during the DMTF Alliance Partner Technical Symposium (APTS) in Portland, Oregon, the System Management Forum (SMF) is hosting the System Management Conformance Test Suite Plugfest. Implementers of the Desktop and Mobile Architecture for System Hardware (DASH) and the Systems Management Architecture for Server Hardware (SMASH) are encouraged to attend the day-long plugfest designed to gain feedback on the Work in Progress of the SMF Conformance Testing Suites, DASH CTS v2.0 and SMASH CTS v1.0, as well as the interoperability of tools and management consoles supporting DASH and SMASH.
News Story / Update
Jul
16
DMTF will host the eighth annual Datacenter and Cloud Management 2015 workshop (DCM2015) on November 9 in Barcelona, Spain. Designed to showcase DMTF alliances within the academic community, the workshop covers standards and new technologies in the management of platforms, systems and datacenters. Papers must be submitted by July 19.  For more information go to the Events page on the DMTF website.
News Story / Update
Jul
15
In case you missed it, the free webinar, “Redfish Data Model Deep Dive,” is now available on-demand in the DMTF Learning Center. This technically oriented webinar walks through the resources represented in the Redfish 1.0 data model.  Led by DMTF President Jeff Hilland, the session uses a mockup of Redfish JSON payloads to familiarize viewers with the base resource, major collections (Server, Chassis and Manager) and their components, as well as supporting services that are available through the interface. Find this and all of DMTF’s past live events directly on the DMTF BrightTALK channel.
News Story / Update
Jul
02
DMTF’s System Management Forum (SMF) is hosting the System Management Conformance Test Suite Plugfest during the Alliance Partner Technical Symposium (APTS) in Portland, Oregon on July 22.  Implementers of the Desktop and Mobile Architecture for System Hardware (DASH) and the Systems Management Architecture for Server Hardware (SMASH) are encouraged to attend as the day-long plugfest seeks feedback on the Work in Progress of the SMF Conformance Testing Suites, DASH CTS v2.0 and SMASH CTS v1.0, as well as the interoperability of tools and management consoles supporting DASH and SMASH.
News Story / Update
Jul
01
Register now to join us on Wednesday, July 15, for the live webinar, “Redfish Data Model Deep Dive.” This technically oriented webinar will walk through the resources represented in the Redfish 1.0 data model.  Led by DMTF President Jeff Hilland, the session will use a mockup of Redfish JSON payloads to familiarize viewers with the base resource, major collections (Server, Chassis and Manager) and their components, as well as supporting services that are available through the interface.
News Story / Update
Jun
30
DMTF’s Alliance Partner Technical Symposium (APTS) is less than a month away but there is still time to make plans to attend! Hosted in partnership with longstanding alliance partner, Storage Network Industry Alliance (SNIA), the symposium runs from July 20-24 in Portland, Oregon and includes meetings focused on technical topics and the technical work of interest of each of DMTF’s alliance partners.
News Story / Update
May
21
The DMTF’s Common Diagnostic Model (CDM) Forum recently published the updated white paper, “Common Information Model (CIM) Diagnostic Model.”  The paper describes the CDM schema as it appears in CIM 2.34 and in future development. It provides guidance, where appropriate, to client and provider implementers to reinforce the standardization goal.
News Story / Update
May
20
In case you missed it, the free webinar, “Redfish Overview,” is now available on-demand in the DMTF Learning Center. Led by DMTF’s SPMF Co-Chair, Jeff Autor, the webinar covers Redfish design tenets, protocol and payload, expected deliverables and timeframes. Find this and all of DMTF’s past live events directly on the DMTF BrightTALK channel. 
News Story / Update
May
19
DMTF today announced that the organization’s Cloud Infrastructure Management Interface (CIMI) standard has been adopted and published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) as ISO/IEC 19831:2015. CIMI’s publication by ISO/IEC as an International standard for Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) management is expected to accelerate worldwide adoption and interoperability, and is the latest DMTF standard to achieve this designation.
News Story / Update
May
15
In case you missed it, the free webinar, “DMTF: Technology Overview,” is now available on-demand in the DMTF Learning Center. Led by DMTF Senior VP of Technology, Hemal Shah, the webinar reviews DMTF standards and how they address management needs representing both software defined and traditional computing and networking environments. Find this and all of DMTF’s past live events directly on the DMTF BrightTALK channel.   

Upcoming Events

  • Aug 12 - Aug 14

    USENIX Security '15 brings together researchers, practitioners, systems programmers and engineers, and others interested in the latest advances in the security of computer systems and networks. The 3-day program includes a Keynote Address by Dr. Richard J. Danzig; Invited Talks by Mike Walker, Katherine Fisher, and Christopher Kern; panel discussions; over 60 refereed paper presentations; and evening events including Birds-of-a-Feather sessions, a poster session, and more.

  • Aug 18 - Aug 20

    Attending IDF15? Stop by DMTF Redfish booth #763 from August 18-20 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco to learn more about Redfish, see a demo or talk to DMTF representatives about the standard and what’s coming next. Follow us on twitter throughout the event @DMTF #redfish.

  • Nov 08 - Nov 13

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