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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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Redfish is developed by the DMTF's Scalable Platforms Management Forum (SPMF), which is led by Broadcom, Dell, Emerson, HP, Intel, Lenovo, Microsoft, Supermicro and VMware with additional support from AMI, Oracle, Fujitsu, Huawei, Mellanox and Seagate.
Given the enormity of the debris removal task in Haiti, (190) the DMTF identified five near-term "quick win" projects that would have significant impacts for the Haitian population before the rainy season: (1) establishing debris staging areas in Port-au-Prince, (191) (2) establishing debris staging areas in other regions; (3) clearing the main drainage canals in Port-au-Prince, starting with the Camp Solino area; (192) (4) clearing the Turgeau neighborhood of debris; (193) and (5) conducting habitability assessments, starting with the Turgeau neighborhood.
The specification submitted to the DMTF describes how a machine can be provisioned from an image; how a volume can be attached to a machine; and how a machine can connect to a network.
In order to address the challenges that accompany the increased demand for data, SAF/FMB and AF/XPP chartered a Data Management Task Force (DMTF) to create the data processes required to satisfy program and budget data requirements in a consistent, accurate manner.
Subsequently, about 70 other vendors joined the initiative, which was handed over to the Desktop Management Task Force (DMTF) in February 1998.
Sun believes "the world is changing" in such a way that it won't be long before de facto industry standards groups such as IETF and DMTF drive the creation of interoperable directory-enabled network schemas.
In addition, Nortel Networks and Novell will work together to advance industry standards by collaborating within the Desktop Management Task Force (DMTF) to ensure that product offerings are based on such industry standards as the Common Information Model (CIM) and its Directory Enabled Network (DEN) specification.
[16] DMTF, Open Virtualization Format Specification Version 1.0.0, Specification DSP0243, Distributed Management Task Force, Inc., 2009.
30 -- Red Hat, provider of open source solutions, has announced that it has submitted the API specification for Apache Deltacloud to the Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF) as part of its participation in the DMTF Cloud Management Work Group.
<p>VMware officials contend they are trying to promote open standards by submitting their own vCloud API to the Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF), in an effort to promote interoperability among public cloud platforms.