Recent News

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

8 Jul 14

DMTF Launches Network Management Initiative to Address Today’s Complex Data Center and Network Environments

PORTLAND, Ore. – July 8, 2014 DMTF, the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on the development, validation and promotion of infrastructure management standards, today announced its Network Management Initiative (NETMAN), which will lead the industry toward the unification of network management across traditional, cloud and software defined data center (SDDC) environments. 

26 Jun 14

Emerson Network Power Joins DMTF Board of Directors

PORTLAND, Ore. – June 26, 2014  DMTF, the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on the development, validation and promotion of infrastructure management standards, today announced that Emerson Network Power has been elected to the DMTF Board of Directors.

24 Jun 14

DMTF Releases Cloud Auditing Data Federation Standard

PORTLAND, Ore. – June 24, 2014 DMTF, the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on the development, validation and promotion of infrastructure management standards, today announced release of its latest standard: the Cloud Auditing Data Federation (CADF) Data Format and Interface Definitions 1.0. More than a format, the CADF standard defines a full event model anyone can use to fill in the essential data needed to certify, self-manage and self-audit application security in cloud environments.

19 Jun 14

Join Us for a Free Webinar to Learn About the Cloud Auditing Data Federation Specification

Join us at 9:00 a.m. CDT Tuesday, June 24 in the DMTF Learning Center for the live presentation, "Establishing Trust in Clouds Using the Cloud Auditing Data Federation Specification" hosted by DMTF CADF Co-Chair Matt Rutkowski of IBM. Listen in and submit your questions live or access on-demand following the event along with all of DMTF's webinars on BrightTALK in our Leaning Center

11 Jun 14

June DMTF Newsletter now available!

The June edition of the DMTF Newsletter is now live! Check out our latest news featuring a special note from our VP of Regional Chapters Yinghua Qin. Find this and all editions of our Newsletters in our archive . If you have not already, subscribe here to receive the bi-monthly DMTF Newsletter direct to your inbox!

28 May 14

Dell Joins DMTF Board of Directors

PORTLAND, Ore. – May 28, 2014DMTF, the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on the development, validation and promotion of infrastructure management standards, today announced that Dell joins the DMTF Board of Directors.

20 May 14

DMTF Announces Adoption of Virtualization Management Specification by ISO and IEC

PORTLAND, Ore. – May 20, 2014DMTF, the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on the development, validation and promotion of infrastructure management standards, today announced that its Virtualization Management (VMAN) Specification has been adopted by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) as ISO/IEC 19099. This designation will accelerate worldwide adoption as the DMTF continues its ongoing work toward interoperable IT management standards. 

13 May 14

DMTF Now Enables Member Software Submissions

The DMTF – built on a foundation to promote technical standards – has been engaged in an ongoing effort to increase the adoption of existing standards and promote the publication of new standards to enable effective management of IT environments.

To advance these efforts, the organization welcomes the development of new projects, which will now include software, in addition to the specification work that the DMTF is internationally known for. Participation in software projects within the DMTF is now available for member companies that sign and agree to the new Members’ Software Submission Agreement.

This new benefit of membership will complement the development of standard specifications by allowing for submission of related software examples and other software tools. This agreement also allows for future opportunities for the DMTF to contribute to and collaborate with Open Source efforts.

For more information, visit our Operating Policies page.

30 Apr 14

DMTF President to Host Forum at China Cloud Computing Conference (CCCC)

Jeff Hilland, DMTF president, has been invited to chair and speak at the International Cloud Computing Standardization Forum as part of the China Cloud Computing Conference (CCCC) May 20-23 in Beijing.

The Forum, hosted by the DMTF China Chapter, aims to introduce global cloud computing standardization achievements and future trends to the Chinese IT industry and its customers.

23 Apr 14

DMTF to Present at OpenStack Summit

Matt Rutkowski, DMTF Cloud Auditing Data Federation (CADF) co-chair and IBM Senior Engineer, will participate in the session titled, "An Overview of Cloud Auditing Support for OpenStack" at the OpenStack Summit. A key feature of any cloud infrastructure is to provide auditing capabilities for compliance with security, operational and business processes. The talk will provide an overview of the recent enhancements made in OpenStack projects to support API and security auditing using the DMTF CADF standard.

The OpenStack Summit will take place May 12-16 in Atlanta. Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to learn how the DMTF’s CADF standard is supporting OpenStack projects! 

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