DMTF

Distributed Management Task Force, Inc.

Recent News

News Story / Update
Sep
24
DMTF continues global expansion with the addition of European software company to its Board of Directors PORTLAND, Ore. – September 24, 2013– Distributed Management Task Force, Inc. (DMTF), the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on the development, validation and promotion of infrastructure management standards, today announced that Software AG has been elected to the DMTF Board of Directors.
News Story / Update
Aug
26
The DMTF Systems Management Forum (SMF) will be hosting a DASH interoperability event November 11-13, 2013. The SMF invites all DMTF member companies to join many of the SMF member companies and bring their management console software and tools or client systems that support the DASH Specification for interoperability testing.
News Story / Update
Aug
20
With the conference quickly approaching, it is time to register now for VMworld 2013 in San Francisco, August 25-29. Be sure to stop by DMTF booth #224 to learn about the latest developments, validation and promotion of infrastructure management standards.  
News Story / Update
Aug
07
Register now to join us live, Thursday, August 8, at 1:00 p.m. PDT / 4:00 p.m. EDT, for an in-depth no-cost BrightTALK webinar on the DMTF’s Cloud Infrastructure Management Interface (CIMI). If you’re unable to join live, a replay will be available for on demand viewing following the session airing.
News Story / Update
Aug
06
In this article on InfoQ, Winston Bumpus, DMTF Chair of the Board, provides his perspective on cloud service brokers and the role standards play in cloud management: http://www.infoq.com/articles/cloud-service-brokers  
News Story / Update
Aug
05
Registration is now open for VMworld 2013 in San Francisco, August 25-29. Please be sure to stop by DMTF booth #224 to learn about the latest developments, validation and promotion of infrastructure management standards.  VMworld attendees can take advantage of more than 350 in-depth sessions, 26 hands-on labs, 275 sponsors and exhibitors, and networking opportunities with industry experts and other IT professionals. Register now and transform your conventional IT remedies into seamless, agile solutions that dramatically simplify your operations.
News Story / Update
Jul
30
On July 24, 2013, at the Distributed Management Task Force’s (DMTF’s) co-located Alliance Partner Technical Symposium and Management Developers Conference events, DMTF and the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) successfully demonstrated interoperable cloud management utilizing three existing cloud standards simultaneously. For the first time, the DMTF’s Cloud Infrastructure Management Interface (CIMI) and Open Virtual Format (OVF), an ISO standard, and SNIA’s Cloud Data Management Interface (CDMI), also an ISO standard, were shown in multi-vendor implementations. This was part of a series of Cloud Plugfests, the next of which will take place during Cloud Interoperability Week, being held September 16-20, 2013, in Madrid, Spain, and simultaneously in the U.S. in Santa Clara, Calif.
News Story / Update
Jul
17
  The DMTF has launched their BrightTALK channel within the Learning Center at dmtf.org/education/webinars. You can find all of DMTF's free webinars here and view them without leaving the site.
News Story / Update
Jul
12
NetApp, who holds positions on DMTF’s Governing Board, Marketing Committee and Technical Committee, announced that they have joined DMTF's newly-created Open Software Defined Data Center (OSDDC) Incubator group. Read more at https://communities.netapp.com/docs/DOC-28640
News Story / Update
Jul
12
The DMTF Japan Marketing Subcommittee has updated the DMTF Japanese website with additional pages and two new translated documents, “Architecture for Managing Clouds” and “Cloud Infrastructure Management Interface (CIMI) Primer". Visit www.dmtf.org/jp.

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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