Recent News

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

16 Nov 21

Start Planning Now for Membership Renewal

As DMTF’s new fiscal year approaches, our membership renewal period is right around the corner - please take steps today to ensure your organization is prepared to renew! Your company’s billing contact will receive the invoice in early January so be sure to give them the heads up! The upcoming membership year runs April 1 to March 31.

9 Nov 21

DMTF Shares New Presentation for MCTP 2.0

DMTF’s Platform Management Communications Infrastructure (PMCI) Working Group recently published an overview presentation, which provides detailed requirements regarding its forthcoming update to the Management Component Transport Protocol (MCTP) specifications.

2 Nov 21

DMTF Welcomes New VP of Membership

Donnie Sturgeon of Vertiv has been appointed to serve as DMTF’s new vice president of membership. Donnie will play an important role in the organization as DMTF continues its commitment of providing value to its members.

Donnie will oversee the organization’s membership initiatives while striving to grow its domestic and global presence. Please join us as we welcome Donnie in his new leadership role with DMTF! 

27 Oct 21

DMTF Represented at OCP 2021

Continuing its commitment to industry outreach and education, DMTF will be highlighted at the Open Compute Project (OCP) Global Summit, November 9-10, 2021, at the San Jose Convention Center.

DMTF standards will be represented in the following sessions on Wednesday, November 10:

12 Oct 21

DMTF Announces 2021 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 efforts to advance DMTF standards and initiatives. 

8 Oct 21

Did you miss the Redfish 2021.2 webinar? Now available on-demand!

DMTF’s Redfish Forum held a live webinar on Wednesday, October 6th.  Presented by the chairs of the Redfish Forum and hosted on Zoom, this webinar covered the contents of the 2021.2 release. The new release includes the OAuth 2.0 Authorization Framework allowing for authorization to be performed by an external entity – no usernames or passwords need to be provided by the client.

4 Oct 21

DMTF Releases SMBIOS 3.5

DMTF has released Version 3.5 of the System Management BIOS (SMBIOS) Reference Specification, the premier standard for delivering management information via system firmware. Since its first release in 1995, the widely implemented SMBIOS standard has simplified the management of more than two billion client and server systems. 

30 Sep 21

DMTF’s Redfish Forum to Host Live Webinar on Redfish 2021.2 Release

DMTF’s Redfish Forum would like to invite anyone interested in learning about the Redfish 2021.2 release to join a live webinar, hosted on Zoom, on October 6th at 8:00 a.m. PT.

The Forum chairs will present the contents of the release. A Round Table discussion will be held immediately following the webinar.

23 Sep 21

Redfish Release 2021.2 Now Available

DMTF’s Redfish®, Release 2021.2 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 8 new schemas, 42 schema updates, and additional developer resources. 

22 Sep 21

DMTF to present Redfish at the 2021 Storage Developers Conference

ICYMI -- DMTF President Jeff Hilland will present the latest Redfish® developments at the upcoming 2021 Storage Developers Conference (SDC) taking place virtually on September 28-29. 

The SDC 2021 agenda is jam-packed with technical sessions on topics including NVMe®, NVMe-oF™, Zoned Storage, Computational Storage, Storage Networking, Persistent Memory, and more. 

Presentations highlighting DMTF standards include: