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Desktop Management Task Force

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(DMTF) The industry consortium that develops, supports, and maintains standards for systems management of PC systems and products, to reduce total cost of ownership. These include the Desktop Management Interface (DMI), the most-widely used management standard today.

The DMTF is participating in an industry effort to create a standard for management over the Internet. They are defining an object-oriented Common Information Model (CIM).

http://dmtf.org/.
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The Distributed Management Task Force is comprised of the world's leading IT vendors," said Winston Bumpus, DMTF president.
Prisa's commitment to SMI builds on its previous contributions to the Partner Development Process (PDP) and Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF) for creation of an industry standard management interface specification.
The Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF), the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on systems management standards development, validation, promotion and adoption, today announced it has begun work on a set of specifications to specifically address a cloud provider's ability to audit their systems for potential security concerns.
The WBEM initiative from the Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF), the industry organization leading the development, adoption and interoperability of management standards, represents an opportunity to unify the management of heterogeneous computing environments across the Internet and respond to market demand for greater interoperability of management over previous and current proprietary solutions.
implementation of the CDM builds on the Web-based enterprise management standards of the Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF).
PARIS -- Orange Business Services, the France Telecom-Orange branch dedicated to B2B services, is actively working in the cloud management workgroup with the Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF) to advance international cloud computing and virtualization management standards that will allow more choice for IT customers via interoperability and portability between cloud environments.
22 /PRNewswire/ -- Indus River Networks, a developer of award-winning virtual private networking (VPN) solutions for the high-growth remote access market, today announced that it has become a member of the Distributed Management Task Force, a non-profit organization dedicated to developing, promoting and facilitating collaborative industry technical standards and interoperability in desktop and enterprise management for hardware and software.
The Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF), the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on systems management standards development, validation, promotion and adoption, today announced it has formed a group to address the need for effective software licensing management in virtualized and cloud computing environments.
Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF), the industry organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on systems management standards development, validation, promotion and adoption, today announced the release of its Common Information Model Simplified Policy Language (CIM-SPL) standard.
Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF), the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on systems management standards development, validation, promotion and adoption, today announced the release of a new set of standards from its Platform Management Components Intercommunications (PMCI) Working Group.
LAS VEGAS -- The Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF), the organization bringing the IT industry together to collaborate on systems management standards development, validation, promotion and adoption, today announced the formation of its Virtualization Management (VMAN) Forum, a group dedicated to promoting interoperability between products that support the VMAN standards.
With the AMD plug-in, IT professionals will be able to take advantage of System Center Configuration Manager 2007 for out-of-band management of systems that conform to the DASH standard, developed by the Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF).

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