DMTF

Distributed Management Task Force, Inc.

Recent News

News Story / Update
Feb
02
Planning on attending Container World February 16-18? As a DMTF member, you are eligible to receive discounted registration. Register now with the exclusive DMTF member discount code DMTF15 for reduced admission to Container World.
News Story / Update
Jan
22
The DMTF recently published the latest release of the Common Information Model (CIM) Schema, version 2.45. This widely used standard provides a common definition of management information for systems, networks, applications and services, and allows for extensions.
News Story / Update
Jan
20
Last week the DMTF participated in ETSI’s Industry Specification Group for Network Functions Virtualization (ETSI NFV) ground-breaking workshop on aligning cloud-centric and network-centric initiatives to ensure successful realization of NFV through automation. The workshop, hosted by CableLabs in Louisville, Colorado, brought together leading Standards Development Organizations (SDOs) and Open Source communities in an ‘NFV Village.’
News Story / Update
Jan
12
The Open Software Defined Data Center (OSDDC) Incubator recently released the white paper, “Software Defined Data Center Definition 1.0,” reviewing industry standards for the SDDC. The paper outlines use cases, definitions, and identifies existing standards gaps, as well as possible architectures for the various implementations of Software Defined Data Center (SDDC).
News Story / Update
Dec
16
We are thrilled to welcome Mark Nicolas to his role within the DMTF. Mark became involved with the DMTF through the Scalable Platforms Management Forum and then continued as the Board of Directors representative from Emerson Network Power in April 2015.
News Story / Update
Dec
11
The 5th China Cloud Computing Standards and Application Conference  will take place in Beijing, China on December 15th, 2015. During the conference, DMTF China Chapter will host a session presenting DMTF standards. 
News Story / Update
Dec
08
Each year, the DMTF Star Awards Program recognizes members who have demonstrated great value to the organization through the dedication of their time and effort to advance DMTF standards and initiatives.
News Story / Update
Dec
01
Attending SDI15? Stop by DMTF booth #301 from December 2-3 at the Santa Clara Convention Center to learn more about Redfish and talk to DMTF representatives about the standard and what’s coming next. Follow us on Twitter throughout the event @DMTF #redfish.
News Story / Update
Nov
18
Recently, on behalf of the Cloud Management Working Group, Mark Carlson presented a demo on DMTF’s Cloud Infrastructure Management Interface at the OpenStack Summit in Tokyo, Japan. Since its adoption as an International Organization for Standardization standard last spring, CIMI has gained ongoing popularity.
News Story / Update
Nov
06
In case you missed it, the free webinar, “Managing Network Function Virtualization Infrastructure Using DMTF Standards” is now available on-demand in the DMTF Learning Center. Presented by DMTF Vice President of Technology Hemal Shah, the webinar covers the applicability of existing and upcoming DMTF technologies and standards to Network Function Virtualization  Infrastructure management.  Find this and all of DMTF’s past live events directly on the DMTF BrightTALK channel. 

Upcoming Events

  • Feb 16 - Feb 18

    Container World is the first event to clarify the business impact of the container revolution currently taking place within enterprise IT, and to unpick and resolve the limitations of the transformative technology. 

  • Feb 22 - Feb 25

    Join us in Santa Clara, CA, February 22–25, for the 14th USENIX Conference on File and Storage TechnologiesFAST '16 brings together storage-system researchers and practitioners to explore new directions in the design, implementation, evaluation, and deployment of storage systems.

  • Mar 16 - Mar 18

    Join us in Santa Clara, CA for the 13th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI '16).

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