Recent News

Please Note: The DMTF group formerly known as the Scalable Platforms Management Forum (SPMF) has been renamed the Redfish Forum.

15 Feb 16

Join Us for the Free Webinar, “Modeling Systems Management Data the Redfish Way”

Register now to join us on Tuesday, February 23, for the live webinar, “Modeling Systems Management Data the Redfish Way.” The DMTF’s Redfish Specification, released in August 2015, takes a modern approach to systems management using RESTful principles and a focus on developer usability. The Redfish data model differs from previous efforts by prioritizing end-user usability and scalability to enable management at the data center level.

10 Feb 16

DMTF and SNIA Continue to Work Together on Storage Initiatives

DMTF and long-time alliance partner, Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA), have recently updated their joint work register. Updated to redefine the scope, benefits, and deliverables of the alliance, the goal of this work register is to continue to incorporate standards for managing different aspects of storage within the work developed by the DMTF. 

2 Feb 16

Container World Registration Discount Available to DMTF Members

Planning on attending Container World February 16-18? As a DMTF member, you are eligible to receive discounted registration. Register now with the exclusive DMTF member discount code DMTF15 for reduced admission to Container World.

22 Jan 16

DMTF Releases CIM 2.45

The DMTF recently published the latest release of the Common Information Model (CIM) Schema, version 2.45This widely used standard provides a common definition of management information for systems, networks, applications and services, and allows for extensions.

20 Jan 16

DMTF Presents at ETSI Workshop on Information Modeling for Network Functions Virtualization

Last week the DMTF participated in ETSI’s Industry Specification Group for Network Functions Virtualization (ETSI NFV) ground-breaking workshop on aligning cloud-centric and network-centric initiatives to ensure successful realization of NFV through automation. The workshop, hosted by CableLabs in Louisville, Colorado, brought together leading Standards Development Organizations (SDOs) and Open Source communities in an ‘NFV Village.’

12 Jan 16

OSDDC Incubator Releases White Paper

The Open Software Defined Data Center (OSDDC) Incubator recently released the white paper“Software Defined Data Center Definition 1.0,” reviewing industry standards for the SDDC. The paper outlines use cases, definitions, and identifies existing standards gaps, as well as possible architectures for the various implementations of Software Defined Data Center (SDDC).

16 Dec 15

Get to Know DMTF’s New VP of Membership

We are thrilled to welcome Mark Nicolas to his role within the DMTF. Mark became involved with the DMTF through the Scalable Platforms Management Forum and then continued as the Board of Directors representative from Emerson Network Power in April 2015.

11 Dec 15

DMTF China Chapter to Host Session at 5th China Cloud Computing Standards and Application Conference

The 5th China Cloud Computing Standards and Application Conference  will take place in Beijing, China on December 15th, 2015. During the conference, DMTF China Chapter will host a session presenting DMTF standards. 

8 Dec 15

DMTF Announces 2015 Star Award and Super Star Award Recipients

Each year, the DMTF Star Awards Program recognizes members who have demonstrated great value to the organization through the dedication of their time and effort to advance DMTF standards and initiatives.

1 Dec 15

DMTF to Represent Redfish at Software-Defined Infrastructure Summit 2015

Attending SDI15? Stop by DMTF booth #301 from December 2-3 at the Santa Clara Convention Center to learn more about Redfish and talk to DMTF representatives about the standard and what’s coming next. Follow us on Twitter throughout the event @DMTF #redfish.