DMTF Rounds Out Cloud Strategy with Cloud Auditing Data Federation Work Group

Portland, Ore. – May 4, 2011 – The Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF), the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on systems management standards development, validation, promotion and adoption, today announced it has begun work on a set of specifications to specifically address a cloud provider’s ability to audit their systems for potential security concerns. The specifications will be developed in the newly formed “Cloud Auditing Data Federation Work Group (CADF),” which will work to enable providers to increase security capabilities to address customer concerns over cloud provider security, one of the top inhibitors to the adoption of cloud deployment models.

Don't Forget to Register for DMTF's 2011 Alliance Partner Technial Symposium

There's still time to register for the fifth annual DMTF Alliance Partner Technical Symposium, which will be held May 16-20 in Boulder, Colorado. Join us to learn about the technical work of interest to each of DMTF’s Alliance Partners in addition to a full week of cloud related meetings, including the Wednesday Cloud Summit. We hope to see you there!

Learn the “How” of Desktop Virtualization at Synergy 2011

Join us at Synergy 2011 on May 25-27 in San Francisco for the latest information on upgrading your desktop environment from a device-centric, distributed system to a user-centric, virtualized approach. DMTF members qualify for a special, discounted confrerence registration fee. Log in to your DMTF account for the code. We hope to see you there!