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.’

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).


オープン・ソフトウェア・デファインド・データセンター(OSDDC)インキュベーターは、この度ソフトウェア・デファインド・データセンター(SDDC)に関するさまざまな業界標準を解説し、「ソフトウェア・デファインド・データセンターの定義第1版」   (日本語版) を発行しました。この文書はユースケース、定義を概観し、既存の標準仕様のギャップおよびSDDCの様々な実装のための可能なアーキテクチャーを明確化しています。

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.

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. 

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.

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.

DMTF Presents Cloud Infrastructure Management Interface Demo at 2015 OpenStack Summit Tokyo

Recently, on behalf of the Cloud Management Working Group, Mark Carlson presented a demo on DMTF’s Cloud Infrastructure Management Interface at the OpenStack Summit in Tokyo, Japan. Since its adoption as an International Organization for Standardization standard last spring, CIMI has gained ongoing popularity.

DMTF が 2015 年のOpenStack 東京サミットでクラウド・インフラストラクチャー管理インターフェース(CIMI)をデモ


Free Webinar, “Managing Network Function Virtualization Infrastructure Using DMTF Standards,” is Now Available On-Demand

In case you missed it, the free webinar, “Managing Network Function Virtualization Infrastructure Using DMTF Standards” is now available on-demand in the DMTF Learning Center. Presented by DMTF Vice President of Technology Hemal Shah, the webinar covers the applicability of existing and upcoming DMTF technologies and standards to Network Function Virtualization  Infrastructure management.  Find this and all of DMTF’s past live events directly on the DMTF BrightTALK channel