Recent News

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

4 Mar 20

New Redfish Video: BIOS Configuration

DMTF’s popular “Redfish® School” YouTube series is back with a new installment. In the latest mini-tutorial video, learn about BIOS Configuration in Redfish

26 Feb 20

2020 Membership Renewal is Due Soon!

As DMTF’s new fiscal year approaches, our membership renewal period is underway - please take steps today to ensure your organization is prepared to renew! Your company’s billing contact should have already received an invoice for the upcoming membership year, which runs April 1 to March 31.

20 Feb 20

Early Registration is Now Open for APTS 2020

Mark your calendars for this year’s Alliance Partner Technical Symposium (APTS) July 20-24 in Portland, Oregon. Hosted in partnership with longstanding alliance partner, Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA), the symposium includes face-to-face meetings focused on technical topics and addresses the technical works of interest to DMTF’s alliance partners.

13 Feb 20

DMTF to Exhibit at OCP 2020

Continuing its commitment to industry outreach and education, DMTF will participate in the Open Compute Project (OCP) Global Summit, March 4-5, as an exhibitor. Executives and representatives will be available in exhibit #C51 at the San Jose Convention Center to speak with attendees and answer questions about DMTF standards. 

DMTF standards will be represented in the following sessions on Thursday, March 5:

4 Feb 20

New Redfish Release 2019.4 Adds Support for Gen-Z Fabrics and Power Distribution Equipment

DMTF’s Redfish®, Release 2019.4, is now available for public download. Designed to deliver simple and secure management for hybrid IT and the Software Defined Data Center (SDDC), the latest release of the Redfish standard includes 15 new schemas, 23 schema updates, and additional developer resources.

16 Jan 20

DMTF Releases Two Security Standards

DMTF announces the public release of its Security Protocol and Data Model (SPDM) Specification 1.0, as well as the SPDM over MCTP Binding Specification 1.0, as DMTF standards.

17 Dec 19

Start Planning Now for DMTF Membership Renewal!

Mark it off the to-do -list! DMTF membership renewals are due early in the New Year, but you can renew today! Click here to join or to renew your membership. 

12 Dec 19

DMTF Releases the Initial Version of PLDM for Redfish Device Enablement and Related Specifications

DMTF has released the initial version of its Platform Level Data Model (PLDM) for Redfish Device Enablement Specification (RDE) specification. The RDE specification describes the operation and format of request messages (also referred to as commands) and response messages, designed to be delivered using PLDM messaging.

9 Dec 19

2019 Year-in-Review - From the Desk of DMTF President Jeff Hilland

Every December, we take the opportunity to pause and reflect on the last twelve months. As another highly productive year comes to a close, I’m proud to highlight the significant accomplishments the organization achieved in 2019. We appreciate the hard work of our members who have helped the organization reach the following milestones. 
Technical Milestones:
DMTF continued to provide a steady cadence of updates to the Common Information Model (CIM):

5 Dec 19

DMTF to present Redfish at OFIWG Meeting

Jeff Hilland, DMTF president, will present the latest Redfish® developments at an upcoming Open Fabrics Alliance Working Group meeting. The core mission of the Open Fabrics Alliance (OFA) is to accelerate the development and adoption of advanced fabrics. Recognizing that fabric management is a core element of any fabric architecture, the two groups will also explore the possibility of future engagement focused on fabric management.