DMTF

Distributed Management Task Force, Inc.

Recent News

News Story / Update
May
14
Jeff Hilland, DMTF president, will chair and speak at the International Cloud Computing Standardization Forum as part of the China Cloud Computing Conference (CCCC)  June 2-5 in Beijing. The International Cloud Computing Standardization Forum, hosted by the DMTF China Chapter, aims to introduce global cloud computing standardization achievements and future trends to the Chinese IT industry and its customers.  
News Story / Update
May
13
Register now to join us on Wednesday, May 20, for a live webinar, “Redfish Overview.” The DMTF’s Scalable Platforms Management Forum (SPMF) is working to create and publish an open industry standard specification called “Redfish” for simple, modern and secure systems management using RESTful methods and JSON formatting.  Join SPMF Co-Chair, Jeff Autor, to learn about Redfish design tenets, protocol and payload, expected deliverables and timeframes.
News Story / Update
May
11
The DMTF today announced that Lenovo has been elected to the DMTF Board of Directors. An active DMTF member for the past decade, Lenovo product offerings include a wide range of devices, many of which utilize DMTF standards to provide interoperable management interfaces.
News Story / Update
May
06
Having adopted the name Redfish for its new API standard, the DMTF’s Scalable Platforms Management Forum (SPMF) has recently released Version 0.96 as a Work in Progress. The DMTF invites comment on this newly released Redfish Specification, Schema, and Mockup, version 0.96 – which includes the full feature set that will be available in the 1.0 standard.
News Story / Update
Apr
28
Register now to join us on Friday, May 15, for a live webinar, “DMTF: Technology Overview.” DMTF technologies focus on manageability standards for everything from cloud and enterprise infrastructures management to platform subsystems and components. These standards are implemented in billions of machines and integrated into day-to-day cloud, enterprise and networking infrastructure management.  Join DMTF Senior VP of Technology, Hemal Shah, for an overview of DMTF standards and how they address management needs representing both software defined and traditional computing and networking environments.
News Story / Update
Apr
21
The DMTF recently updated key areas of its website to offer visitors easier navigation, an enhanced user experience and new content. As part of this refresh, the website’s home page offers intuitive design improvements, and the organization’s standards and technologies information has been expanded to highlight the latest progress and developments of the DMTF’s Working Groups. 
News Story / Update
Apr
15
On November 9, the DMTF will host the Datacenter and Cloud Management 2015 Workshop (DCM2015) showcasing DMTF alliances within the academic community. The eighth annual workshop for academic research covers standards and new technologies focusing on the management of platforms, systems and datacenters.
News Story / Update
Apr
01
DMTF will host its Alliance Partner Technical Symposium (APTS) from July 20-24 in Portland, Oregon. Hosted in partnership with longstanding alliance partner, Storage Networking Industry Alliance (SNIA), the symposium includes meetings focused on technical topics and addresses the technical work of interest of each of DMTF’s alliance partners. APTS is also the perfect venue for DMTF alliance partners to present work of interest to DMTF members. To register or learn more about the event, go to the DMTF website.
News Story / Update
Mar
18
DMTF’s Desktop and mobile Architecture for System Hardware (DASH) Standard version 1.2 is now available. A suite of specifications that takes full advantage of DMTF’s Web Services for Management (WS-Management) specification, DASH delivers standards-based web services management for desktop and mobile client systems.
News Story / Update
Mar
11
n case you missed it, the free webinar, “SMBIOS 3.0 Release Overview” is now available on-demand in the DMTF Learning Center. Find this and all of DMTF’s past live events directly on the DMTF BrightTALK channel. 

Upcoming Events

  • Oct 29 - Nov 03

    LISA is the annual vendor-neutral meeting place for the wider system administration community. At LISA, systems engineering and operations professionals share real-world knowledge about designing, building, and maintaining the critical systems of our interconnected world. DMTF members, take advantage of your discounted registration! 

  • Jul 23 - Jul 27

    DMTF will hold the twelfth annual Alliance Partner Technical Symposium Monday, July 23rd through Friday, July 27th, 2018.

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