DMTF

Distributed Management Task Force, Inc.

Recent News

News Story / Update
Nov
04
Mark your calendar to join DMTF President Emeritus Winston Bumpus Tuesday, November 11 at 12:00 p.m. PST, for a live webinar discussing “The Present and Future of the Software Defined Data Center (SDDC).” Pre-register and learn more about this upcoming event in the Learning Center. 
News Story / Update
Oct
30
Less than a month after the formation of the DMTF’s Scalable Platforms Management Forum (SPMF), the organization is releasing four Work in Progress (WIP) deliverables from the Forum for public comment. Designed to help enable simple, modern and secure management of scale-out platform hardware, the Scalable Platforms Management API Specification, Schema, Mockup and White Paper are now available for download at http://dmtf.org/join/spmf.
News Story / Update
Oct
28
The DMTF recently published the Web Services for Management (WS-Man) standard version 1.2. This release of the WS-Man standard clarifies support for the latest encryption protocols required by organizations and governmental agencies such as the National Institute of Standards and Technologies.
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.

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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