Desktop Management Task Force


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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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Subsequently, about 70 other vendors joined the initiative, which was handed over to the Desktop Management Task Force (DMTF) in February 1998.
The member companies will work closely with industry associations such as the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), The Open Group and the Desktop Management Task Force (DMTF) to speed enhancement and adoption of directory standards.
Current clients include Desktop Management Task Force, Intergraph Computer Systems, MaceLabs, OpenDWG Alliance, PCI Special Interest Group, RAVEWORLD.
The Desktop Management Task Force (DMTF) announced today that it has changed its name to Distributed Management Task Force, in recognition of its greatly expanded role in unifying enterprise management standards.
MOS), developer of Formula, the industry's first fully Java-compliant network and systems management integration technology, announced today that it has joined the Desktop Management Task Force (DMTF), the industry group developing crucial new standards and initiatives for enterprise management.