Recent News

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

22 Jun 22

DMTF Releases SMBIOS 3.6

DMTF has released Version 3.6 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. 

20 Jun 22

Did you miss the Redfish 2022.1 webinar? Now available on-demand!

DMTF’s Redfish Forum held a live webinar on Friday, June 17th. Presented by the chairs of the Redfish Forum and hosted on Zoom, this webinar covered the contents of the 2022.1 release.
 
Key highlights of the Redfish 2022.1 release are the addition of SSH key related properties, addition of properties in Chassis to represent containment of power and thermal relationships, and a method to register an existing system as a resource block.
 

16 Jun 22

DMTF Releases DASH Conformance Test Suite Update

Recently, DMTF continued its ongoing dedication to management interoperability with the release of new versions of the Conformance Test Suite (CTS) for its Desktop and mobile Architecture for System Hardware (DASH) standard. DASH CTS 2022.1 (Java versions 8 and 9) is available, and the DMTF Certification Registry is accepting submissions.

13 Jun 22

Make Plans Now to Attend DMTF’s 2022 Alliance Partner Technical Symposium

We’re less than two months away from DMTF’s annual summer event – 2022 Alliance Partner Technical Symposium (APTS). Make your plans now to join us for the fifteenth annual gathering, being held as a hybrid event, with options to attend in person in Portland, Oregon or to attend virtually.  The event is being held July 25-29, 2022.  Hotel reservations are open. The deadline to book your hotel using our room rate is June 24, 2022.  Be sure to book your hotel room soon while rooms are still available!

9 Jun 22

ICYMI - DMTF represented in OCP Tech Talks

On May 26, 2022, DMTF standards were represented in several Open Compute Project (OCP) Tech Talks as part of OCP’s Hardware Management Project. Click here to view the recordings and presentations.

7 Jun 22

DMTF’s Redfish Forum to Host Live Webinar on the Redfish 2022.1 Release

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

Key highlights of the Redfish 2022.1 release are the addition of SSH key related properties, addition of properties in Chassis to represent containment of power and thermal relationships, and a method to register an existing system as a resource block.

These latest enhancements are driven by the growth of Redfish and interoperability feedback received from implementers.

2 Jun 22

Redfish Release 2022.1 Now Available

DMTF’s Redfish®, Release 2022.1 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 34 schema updates and a new developer resource, the Redfish Message Registry Guide. This new guide presents message registry definitions in a more human-readable format and includes a summary table as well as individual message details.

26 May 22

DMTF standards to be represented at the OpenInfra Summit in Berlin

Continuing its commitment to industry outreach and education, DMTF representatives will participate in the OpenInfra Summit Berlin, June 7-9, 2022, at the Berlin Conference Center. The conference invites attendees to collaborate directly with the people building and running open source infrastructure using OpenStack, Kubernetes, and 30+ other technologies.
 
DMTF standards will be represented as part of the Hardware Enablement track in the following presentations:

4 May 22

DMTF standards to be represented at the SNIA Security Summit

Continuing its commitment to industry outreach and education DMTF representatives will participate in the SNIA Security Summit, a one-day virtual conference with live panel sessions and focused breakout sessions, on May 11, 2022. 

DMTF standards will be represented in the following presentations (all times listed are Pacific time zone):

2 May 22

ICYMI - Recently Published White Papers Designed to Help with Implementation

Did you know DMTF has several white papers designed to help implementers better understand our specifications? In case you missed it, the following are some of our recently published white papers designed to help with implementation.

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