DMTF

Distributed Management Task Force, Inc.

DMTF enables more effective management of IT systems worldwide.

Recent News

News Story / Update
Oct
21
Planning to attend the 28th annual Large Installation System Administration Conference (LISA14) taking place November 9-14, 2014, in Seattle, Wash.? Look no further! A special registration discount offer, exclusively for DMTF members, is now available. Visit the Members Area on the DMTF website to learn more and receive your discount.
News Story / Update
Oct
15
In case you missed this week’s DMTF webinar, "The State of Cloud Standards in 2014: Interoperability, Portability and Security" featuring DMTF President Emeritus Winston Bumpus, it's available on-demand in our Learning Center.
News Story / Update
Oct
14
The DMTF System Management Forum (SMF) is in the process of developing the next versions of the Conformance Test Suites (CTS) for DMTF’s Desktop and Mobile Architecture for System Hardware (DASH) and Systems Management Architecture for Server Hardware (SMASH) standards. DASH 1.0 CTS v2.0.0 and DASH 1.1 CTS v1.0.0 beta versions are currently available to SMF member companies.
News Story / Update
Oct
07
Group developing standard specification to enable simple, modern and secure management of scale-out platform hardware for cloud and web-based infrastructures PORTLAND, Ore. – October 7, 2014 – DMTF, an industry standards organization working to simplify the manageability of network-accessible technologies through open and collaborative efforts by leading technology companies, today announced the formation of its new Scalable Platforms Management Forum (SPMF). SPMF will create and publish an open industry standard specification and schema that meets the expectations of end users for simple, modern and secure management of scalable platform hardware.
News Story / Update
Oct
06
As an official endorser of the Cloud Computing Expo in Japan – CLOUD JAPAN, the DMTF Japan Subcommittee will participate in the event’s exhibition. A Subcommittee representative will present on standardization activities around cloud computing. This marquee event is touted as the country’s largest gathering of cloud computing products and services and is focused on the entire cloud computing industry including software, solutions, applications and hardware.
News Story / Update
Oct
01
Mark your calendar to join DMTF President Emeritus Winston Bumpus Wednesday, October 15 at 9:00 a.m. PT, for the live webinar “The State of Cloud Standards in 2014: Interoperability, Portability and Security.” Pre-register and learn about this upcoming event in the Learning Center.
News Story / Update
Sep
16
On August 28, the DMTF Board of Directors approved and enacted a structural reorganization, seeking to improve organizational agility and efficiency. The Board’s resolution was effective immediately. The structure and mission of the DMTF remains the same, with changes primarily benefiting work group and committee reporting structures.
News Story / Update
Sep
02
The DMTF’s new Scalable Platforms Management Forum (SPMF) is working on an open industry standard specification and schema that will enable simple, modern and secure management of scale-out platform hardware for cloud and web-based infrastructures.
News Story / Update
Aug
27
DMTF Alliance Partner, The Green Grid Association, is offering DMTF members discounted registration to its upcoming event, The Green Grid Forum 2014. Register today and receive a 10% discount off the standard registration fee. Forum attendees will get an inside view of the newest tools and best practices that are shaping the way companies think about their IT initiatives, while learning about different solutions that achieve energy efficiency and sustainability across the entire business-computing ecosystem. DMTF members can take advantage of the discount offer by logging in to the Members Area of the DMTF website to access the event registration code.
News Story / Update
Aug
20
Join DMTF President Emeritus Winston Bumpus at Forecast 2014 – the Open Data Center Alliance’s (ODCA) flagship conference – created by enterprise IT executives for enterprise IT executives – September 22-24, at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco. The ODCA, a DMTF Alliance Partner, is extending a discounted invitation for DMTF members for only $99, up to a $400 savings. Log in to the Members Area to access your discount code and registration information.

Upcoming Events

  • Oct 29 - Oct 31

    As an official endorser of the Cloud Computing Expo in Japan – CLOUD JAPAN, the DMTF Japan Subcommittee will participate in the event’s exhibition. Matsuki Yoshino and Yasuhide Matsumoto of the Subcommittee will present on standardization activities around cloud computing. This marquee event is touted as the country’s largest gathering of cloud computing products and services and is focused on the entire cloud computing industry including software, solutions, applications and hardware.

    CLOUD JAPAN is held concurrently with Japan IT Week Autumn, the country’s largest IT show featuring the latest IT technologies and solutions. Join the DMTF at CLOUD JAPAN and visit us in the exhibition hall!

  • Nov 09 - Nov 14

    The LISA conference has long served as the annual vendor-neutral meeting place for the wider system administration community. Recognizing the overlap and differences between traditional and modern IT operations and engineering, the highly-curated 6-day program offers training, workshops, invited talks, panels, paper presentations, and networking opportunities around 5 key topics: Systems Engineering, Security, Culture, DevOps, and Monitoring/Metrics. Don't miss the chance to be a part of this unique career-building journey.

    Register by October 20 and save! Additional discounts are available! DMTF members are eligible for a special discount. Log in to the Members Area for more information. 

  • Jul 20 - Jul 24

    DMTF will hold the eighth annual Alliance Partner Technical Symposium Monday, July 20th through Friday, July 24th, 2015.

Press/Analysts Contacts

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