The release of the new DMTF
Cloud Infrastructure Management Interface (CIMI) standard is another step forward in enabling interoperability and portability between compute clouds," said Dr.
As a service provider, SunGard brings to DMTF
a unique perspective on the widespread adoption and consumption of cloud computing.
By partnering with DMTF
we are able to draw on each other's strengths, and not reinvent the wheel when understanding the operational needs of cloud services customers," said Matt Edwards, Director of the Cloud and New Services Initiative, TM Forum.
Initial collaboration is focused on enhancements to the DMTF
OVF specification, which was recently adopted as an international standard by the Joint Technical Committee 1 (JTC 1) of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC).
conformance programs provide test suites to vendors, enabling them to test their solutions for conformance to DMTF
ISO standardization is a key criterion for many government bodies and related organizations when determining what technologies to use," said Jeff Hilland, DMTF
Vice President of Technology.
is pleased to welcome Red Hat to the Board of Directors," said Mike Baskey, DMTF
Chairman of the Board.
Open Virtualization Format (OVF) - DMTF
Standard for packaging and distributing virtual appliances: http://www.
Huawei is excited to join the DMTF
Board of Directors and help drive the organization's mission to enable interoperable management solutions for the IT industry," said Jeffrey Wheeler, Distinguished Engineer, Technical leader of Cloud Management, at Huawei.
It has always been our goal to make DMTF
conformance programs widely available in the industry," said Tom Butler, DMTF
Vice President of Interoperability.
We're pleased to welcome Orange Business Services to DMTF
and look forward to the contributions they will make to the cloud management workgroup and the promotion of OVF," said Winston Bumpus, DMTF
The Software License Management Incubator was formed as part of the DMTF
Standards Incubation process, which enables interested DMTF
members to work together to produce informational specifications that can later be used in the standards development process.