Distributed Management Task Force, Inc.

Workshop Program

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Tuesday, October 23, 2007

9:00-9h30 Welcome

9:30-11:00 Session 1

Towards intelligent management in VM-based resource providers
Fernando Rodriguez, Felix Freitag, and Leandro Navarro (Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Spain)

Distributed Virtualization Scenarios Using VNUML
Fermín Galán Márquez(Telefónica I+D, Spain), David Fernández Cambronero (Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain)

CIM-SPL Policies and Virtualization
Neeraj Joshi1, Seraphin Calo2, David Kaminsky1, Jorge Lobo2 (1IBM Tivoli, Raleigh, NC, 2IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY, USA)

11:00-11:15 Break

11:15-12:45 Session 2

Bridging the gap between CIM and device configuration: A complete PBM solution
Vicente Olmedo1, Ana Salas2, Antonio Cuevas2, Víctor Villagrá1, Jose I. Moreno2 (1Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, 2Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain)

A Proposal for Translating from High-Level Security Objectives to Low-Level Configurations
Juan M. Marín Pérez, Jorge Bernal Bernabé, Jesús D. Jiménez Re, Gregorio Martínez Pérez and Antonio F. Gómez Skarmeta (University of Murcia, Spain)

Virtualization of the Circle of Trust amongst Identity Federations
Latifa Boursas (Munich University of Technology, Germany)

12:45-14:00 Lunch

14:00-14:30 DMTF Key notes
Winston Bumpus (DMTF President, Dell)

14:30-16:00 DMTF Working Groups session

DMTF Management Initiatives for Academics.
Jeff Hilland (DMTF VP of Technology, Hewlett-Packard Company)

UML Profiles and Use Cases.
Robert Kieninger (IBM)

Policy and Policy Language.
Mark A. Carlson (Sun)

16:00-16:15 Break

Survey of Open Source Software Available for CIM/WBEM. Karl Schopmeyer (Inova Europe Inc.)

Introduction to WS-Management. Josh Cohen (Microsoft)

Interoperable Management over Web Services. Steve Hand (Symantec)

CIM Virtualization Model. Steve Hand (Symantec)

Extending CIM for Behavior Definition. Karl Schopmeyer (Chair DMTF Behavior and State Work Group, Inova Europe Inc.)

20:00 Gala dinner on the Garonne river

Wednesday, October 24, 2007

9:00-10:30 Session 3

System management: From Behavior Specification to its Management
Sahobimaholy Ravelomanana, Michelle Sibilla (University P. Sabatier - Toulouse III, France)

Integrating Management Interfaces Using Semantic Web Services Technologies
Elyes Lehtihet and Nazim Agoulmine (Université d’Evry-Val d’Essonne, Evry)

Applying Semantic Knowledge for Event Correlation in Network Fault Management
Jixilin1, Wang jianxin2 (1University of Science and Technology , Nanjing,China , 2Institute of China Electronic System Engineering Corporation, Beijing,China)

10:30-10:45 Break

10:45-12:15 Session 4

Standards Supporting Autonomic Computing : CIM Remodeling ‘‘LocalizationCapabilities’’ class in Core Model
Rania Al-Maghraby (Alexandria University, Egypt)

Remote Test and Diagnostics Infrastructure using IBIST.
Rahul Khanna, Dominic Fulginiti, Venkata R. Chava, Jay Nejedlo, Mohan J. Kumar (Intel Corporation, Hillsboro, USA)

Model extension and automation requirements in Configuration Management process
Manel Jelliti1, Michelle Sibilla1, Yassine Jamoussi2 (1University P. Sabatier - Toulouse III, France, 2Ecole National des Sciences de l’Informatique de Tunis, Tunisie)

12:15-13:45 Lunch

13:45-15:00 Key notes

ITIL & CIM : benefits of a dialog.
Jean-Marc LEZCANO (itSMF France South West)

15:00-15:15 Break

15:15-16:15 Session 5 : Short Presentation

Converting from XML Metadata Interchange to Managed Object Format
Pierre Zelnicek1, Udo Kebschull2, Camilo Lara2, Marcelo Alcocer2 (1University of Leipzig, 2University of Heidelberg)

The Robust Central Console: Achieving High Scalability and Extensibility with the Systems Management Messaging/Control Protocol (SMMP)
Marty Kacin (CTO KACE Networks)

Retail Device System Management Strategy using the UnifiedPOS Retail Device Model
Richard Kairis, Paul Ruocchio (IBM)

A generic CIM cache to scale proxy providers
Shivkumar Kannan, Sadhana Baliga (Hewlett Packard, Bangalore, India)

16:15 : Closing session

Thursday, October 25, 2007

9:00-17:00 : Board/Marketing F2F meeting