Adopts Software and Financial Standards at Austin, Texas
Also hosts various public informational events
during meeting week
Needham, MA - 10-20-14 - The Object Management Group®
(OMG®) held its quarterly technical meeting at the Sheraton
at the Capitol in Austin, Texas from Sept. 15-19.
The OMG Board of Directors voted to adopt two new standards:
- Implementation Patterns Metamodel for Software Systems
-- Defines a common standard for the definition and
description of patterns as used in architecting,
designing, and implementing software systems, working
software faults or security issues, and any situation
where a pattern is appropriately applied.
- Financial Instrument Global Identifier -- Supporting
multiple identifier methodologies can make data
management and integration more costly and redundant in
the securities industry. FIGI removes this obstacle by
specifying the structure and semantics of Global
Identifiers, how they are constructed and validated, and
their relationship wit other financial
To view these and other OMG specifications, visit www.omg.org/spec/index.htm.
During the week, the consortium held informational events
for the public:
- Business Architecture Innovation Workshop (co-hosted
by the Business Architecture Guild and sponsored by
- Preparing for the Post-IaaS Phase of Cloud Adoption
(hosted by the Cloud Standards Customer Council)
- Measuring and Managing Software Risk, Security, and
Technical Debt (hosted by the Consortium for IT Software
- Software Defined Network Summit: Challenges,
Opportunities and Outlook
- The Model-Driven Enterprise: Realizing the Business
Benefits of OMG Standards (sponsored by No Magic)
Presentations from all events can be found on the
separate events' agendas at www.omg.org/austin.
NEXT TECHNICAL MEETING
OMG members will next meet in Long Beach, California on Dec.
8-12. The meeting will take place at the Hyatt Regency.
Learn more at www.omg.org/long-beach14.
Celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2014, the Object
Management Group® (OMG®) is an international, open
membership, not-for-profit technology standards consortium.
OMG Task Forces develop enterprise integration standards for
a wide range of technologies and an even wider range of
industries. OMG's modeling standards enable powerful visual
design, execution and maintenance of software and other
processes. Visit www.omg.org
for more information.
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