REDFISH Redfish® API

DMTF Redfish LogoDMTF’s Redfish® is a standard API designed to deliver simple and secure management for converged, hybrid IT and the Software Defined Data Center (SDDC). Both human readable and machine capable, Redfish leverages common Internet and web services standards to expose information directly to the modern tool chain.

Technical work on the Redfish standard takes place in the DMTF's Redfish Forum (formerly known as the Scalable Platforms Management Forum, or SPMF).

Developers: Please Visit the Redfish Developer Hub!

The DMTF’s Redfish Developer Hub is a one-stop, in-depth technical resource – by developers, for developers – designed to provide all the files, tools, community support, tutorials and other advanced education you may need to help you use Redfish.

DMTF Specifications

DSP # Version Title Date Comments Versions
DSP0272 1.0.1 Redfish Interoperability Profiles Specification 15 May 2018

.pdf file. DMTF Standard

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DSP0270 1.0.1 Redfish Host Interface Specification 31 Dec 2017 .pdf file. DMTF Standard View
DSP0266 1.6.0 Redfish API Specification 20 Sep 2018

.pdf file. DMTF Standard

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Work in Progress Documents

DSP # Version Title Date Comments Versions
DSP-IS0008 0.9a Redfish Certificate Management 8 Oct 2018 View
DSP-IS0007 0.9a Redfish Extensions for FPGAs 23 Sep 2018

.zip file DMTF Work-In-Progress

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DSP-IS0005 0.8a Data Center Equipment Schema Bundle 20 Jul 2018

.zip file. DMTF Work-In-Progress

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DSP-IS0003 0.95a Redfish Interoperability Profile Bundle 5 Feb 2018

.zip file. DMTF Work-in-Progress

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DSP2051 0.1.0a Redfish Telemetry White Paper 22 Jan 2018

.zip file. DMTF Work-in-Progress

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DSP-IS0004 0.9a Redfish Ethernet Switch Proposal 24 Aug 2017

.zip file. DMTF Work-in-Progress

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DSP2049 0.2.2b OCP Hardware Management with Redfish 30 May 2017

.pdf file. DMTF Work-In-Progress

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DSP0271 0.5.6 YANG to Redfish Mapping Specification 18 Oct 2016

.pdf file. DMTF Work-In-Progress

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White Papers and Technical Notes

DSP # Version Title Date Comments Versions
Tech Note 2018.2 Redfish Tech Note - Simple and Secure Management for Converged, Hybrid IT 28 Nov 2018

.pdf file. DMTF Informational

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DSP2052 1.0.0 Redfish and OData White Paper 25 Apr 2018

.pdf file. DMTF Informational

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DSP2050 1.1.0 Redfish Composability White Paper 20 Sep 2018

.pdf file. DMTF Informational

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DSP2047 0.1.0 Redfish for Networking White Paper 7 Mar 2017

.pdf file. DMTF Informational

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DSP2046 2018.2 Redfish Resource and Schema Guide 20 Sep 2018

.pdf file. DTMF Informational

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DSP2045 1.0.0 Redfish Frequently asked Questions (FAQ) 3 Aug 2015

.pdf file. DMTF Informational

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DSP2044 1.0.4 Redfish White Paper 20 Sep 2018

.pdf file. DMTF Informational

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DSP2043 1.2.0 Redfish Scalable Platforms Management API Mockups 31 Dec 2017 .zip file. DMTF Informational View

Schemas

DSP # Version Title Date Comments Versions
DSP8013 2018.1 Redfish Interoperability Profiles Bundle 15 May 2018

.zip file. DMTF Standard

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DSP8011 2018.1 Redfish Standard Registries 20 Sep 2018

.zip file. DMTF Standard

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DSP8010 2018.2 Redfish API Schema 20 Sep 2018

.zip file. DMTF Standard

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DSP-IS0005 0.8a Data Center Equipment Schema Bundle 20 Jul 2018

.zip file. DMTF Work-In-Progress

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DSP8013 2017.1 Redfish Interoperability Profiles Bundle 8 Jan 2018 .zip file. DMTF Standard View

Redfish Extensions

DMTF welcomes extensions to Redfish and works with its Alliance Partners and OEMs to leverage and expand the standard. For example, the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA) is developing Swordfish, which builds upon Redfish’s local storage management capabilities to address enterprise storage services.

The following organizations are improving Redfish with their domain expertise (with models, white papers and feedback):