OMG Hosts Successful Meeting in New Brunswick, NJ
Board of Director elections held; Many technologies adopted
Needham, MA- 10-09-2013-The Object Management Group (OMG®) held its quarterly technical meeting at the Hyatt Regency in New Brunswick, NJ from September 22nd-26th.
TASK FORCE/WORKING GROUP MEETING HIGHLIGHTS
The week featured a meeting of the new Security Fabric Working Group (SFWG). A proposed Security Fabric Framework would take a "Security in Depth" strategy for Application, Middleware and Platform security by provisioning security silicon approaches and standard firmware-based management approaches. Visit http://sfsig.omg.org to stay up to date on SFWG.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS (BOD) MEETING HIGHLIGHTS
The OMG BOD elected two new members to its rank (Manish Patil, Dell and Said Tabet, EMC) as well as re-electing ten members who have already held seats.
The BOD adopted multiple technologies at the meeting. These include the Web-enabled DDS submission.
Also adopted were the finalized versions of the Property & Casualty Data Model 1.0, Services Directory 1.0, and Automated Function Point 1.0. The revised IDL to C++11 Language Mapping 1.1, Common Terminology Services 2 1.1, and Semantics of Business Vocabulary and Rules 1.2 were also adopted. For more information, visit www.omg.org/spec/index.htm.
RFCs, RFIs, AND RFPs ISSUED
Numerous Requests for Comments (RFCs), Requests for Information (RFIs) and Requests for Proposals (RFPs) were issued during the meeting week. These include:
" Common Terminology Services 2 XML to JSON
Transformation Rules RFC
" Data Distribution Service- Enterprise Edge RFI
" FIBO Foundations RFC
" Software Defined Network Application Ecosystem RFI
" UML Profile for the Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative Reference Architecture RFP
" Unified Component Model for Distributed, Real-Time and Embedded Systems RFP
" UPDM 3.0 RFP
To view these and other RFC, RFI, and RFP documents, visit www.omg.org/public_schedule.
THE NEXT TC MEETING
OMG's next meeting will take place at the Hyatt Regency in Santa Clara, CA from December 9th-December 13th. For more information, visit www.omg.org/ca-13
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