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DMTF

DMTF

(Distributed Management Task Force, Inc., Portland, OR, www.dmtf.org) An industry consortium founded in 1992 that is involved with the development, support and maintenance of management standards for PCs. Its goal is to reduce the cost and complexity of PC management. Focusing initially on the DMI standard, the DMTF is involved with other management technologies, including CIM and DEN. The DMTF was originally the Desktop Management Task Force. See DMI, CIM, WBEM and DEN. See also DTMF.
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Detailed information on all DMTF standards can be found at www.
Vendors who validate their products' test results are entitled to list their products in the DMTF Certification Registry.
For more information about DMTF standards and technologies, visit http://dmtf.
DMTF has focused on the management of systems distributed in a network and has standardized widely adopted technologies such as the Common Information Model (CIM) and Configuration Management Database Federation (CMDBf) of which Fujitsu is a major contributor.
The CIMI specification is the centerpiece of DMTF s Cloud Management Initiative, and is the first standard created by the Cloud Management Working Group (CMWG).
The Deltacloud project provides DMTF with one of the only open cloud APIs in development today.
Oracle is running the database working group in the DMTF and have started with MIBs.
DMTF is proud to announce the formation of the China Chapter to promote our IT management standards in China," said Jeff Wheeler, VP of Regional Chapters, DMTF.
Fujitsu is proud to have contributed to the development of a new DMTF Standard by providing our experience based on cloud services and products used by our customers," said Sanya Uehara, Corporate Vice President and Head of Unit, Platform Strategic Planning Unit at Fujitsu.
Standards adoption will be critical to facilitating a smooth transition to cloud-based management models across the globe," said Mark Carlson, DMTF VP of Alliances.
DMTF is excited to be partnering with CCSA to drive development and adoption of interoperable cloud management standards in China," said Mark Carlson, DMTF VP of Alliances.
New DMTF Board Members to Contribute to Development of IT Management Standards in 2012