Management Developers Conference

Management Developers Conference
DECEMBER 3 - 6, 2007
Santa Clara Marriott
Santa Clara, CA

Save the date for the Third Annual Management Developers Conference to be held at the Santa Clara Marriott in Santa Clara, CA December 3-6, 2007. Click here to view the conference schedule.  The Management Developers Conference is the Industry's only developer conference dedicated to Standards Based System and Network Management Technologies including:

  • The Common Diagnostic Model (CDM)
  • Desktop and mobile Architecture for System Hardware (DASH)
  • Systems Management Architecture for Server Hardware (SMASH)
  • The Storage Management Initiative (SMI)
  • The Common Information Model (CIM)
  • Web-Based Enterprise Management (WBEM)
  • Web Services for Management (WS-Management)
  • Web Services Definition for Management (WSDM)
  • and other standards based management technologies.
Demo and Interop Area

The 2007 Management Developers Conference will have a dedicated Demo and Interop Area where attendees can meet and interact with the industry experts developing and implementing various standards based management technologies. Potential activities include implementation demonstrations, interoperability testing, identifying and fixing bugs in a collaborative setting and working and networking with existing and potential partner companies. Bring your questions, and get the answers on the technical topics critical to you.

MDC University

New to CIM and WBEM? No problem! MDC University is for you. The MDC University is an intense one day training session for anyone looking to get up to speed on CIM, WBEM and related technologies. The MDC University is taught by engineers for engineers. It is designed to provide engineers enough information to get started with the design and development of WBEM (CDM, SMI, SMF, etc.) enabled products.

Do not miss your opportunity to accelerate your learning curve and get the inside track on developing and deploying standards based enterprise management solutions. Learn from industry experts who have helped create and/or have in-depth real world development experience with the best management technologies available today. Get the technical information and guidance you need to make the most of the management technologies for your projects. Delivered by industry and technical experts, these presentations provide in-depth coverage of development topics, followed by Q&A with the speakers. All conference long, from MDC University Day to the last session on Thursday, in presentations, in labs, and at special events, you'll find industry and technical experts available and eager to answer questions about the management technologies that you are interested in implementing.

Register for this Event

Management Developers Conference has secured a room block with a special discounted rate of $179/night. This rate covers a single or double room and excludes taxes. Hotel rooms at the discounted rate are limited.

The rate is only valid if the room is reserved before Friday, November 16, 2007. Rooms are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Please reserve your room early to guarantee your space by going online to Santa Clara Marriott Reservations.


Celebrating 10 years of the Common Information Model (CIM)

With the 10th anniversary of the Common Information Model (CIM) standard fast approaching, DMTF is toasting the now decade-old technology by hosting an anniversary reception on Monday, December 3, from 6-8 p.m.


Monday, December 3, 2007 to Thursday, December 6, 2007