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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
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.