This page provides links to templates and forms used
in various technology adoption processes.
Architecture Board Election Nomination Form
The recommended form for collecting
nomination signatures when standing for election to the Architecture
Architecture Board Nomination Letter Template
A template for the AB candidate employer's
Business Committee Questionnaire for RFPs and
and instructions for completing BCQ responses from RFP and RFC
Business Committee Questionnaire for RTFs and
and instructions for completing BCQ responses from RTF and FTF members.
Chairs' Meeting Reporting Form
It is the responsibility of a chair to report his or her group's activity during the week of an OMG Technical Meeting at
the appropriate plenary meeting on Friday. Annotated
versions of the form for reporting group
activity are available.
Chairs' Meeting Request Form
An online form (http://www.omg.org/registration/chairform.htm)
for Subgroup Chairs requesting meeting room requirements.
IDL Style Guide
A guide for specifying the IDL accompanying RFP and RFC
submissions that provides a level of consistent style. Its intent is to
ease the processes of specifying IDL in submissions and of using that
IDL in programs."
Letter of Intent (LOI) Templates for RFPs and RFCs
template for the
Letter of Intent (LOI) that must be submitted to OMG signifying a submitting organization's intent to respond to a
RFP and confirming the organization’s willingness to comply with OMG’s
terms and conditions and commercial availability requirements is found here.
A template for the different LOI accompanying an RFC submission is found here.
A questionnaire to be completed for each
organization which is a candidate for a formal Liaison with OMG.
Request for Information (RFI) Template
for developing RFIs. While not mandated, this template has proven to
provide useful responses.
Request for Proposal (RFP) Instructions (for
for using RFP template with FrameMaker features.
Request for Proposal (RFP) Template
as mandated by the Architecture Board. An
abbreviated version is available for distribution for AB and Task
Force review only.
Revision/Finalization Task Force Final Report
A template for FTFs and RTFs to use in their final report.
A template for preparing OMG submissions and
specifications (including Beta specifications submitted as part of RTF
and FTF reports). This template is provided in
Framemaker and ISO/IEC 26300:2006 (OpenDocument) formats, along with a
Readme that explains the submission process. It is highly recommended
that submitters to RFPs use this format for their Initial Submissions.
RFCs should also be submitted using this format.
Subgroup Charter Templates
It is the responsibility of a nominated chair organizing a Task Force, Special Interest Group, Subcommittee,
Finalization Task Force (FTF) or Revision Task Force (RTF) to make a motion to charter the subgroup at the
appropriate plenary meeting on the Friday of an OMG Technical Meeting.
Charter templates are available to assist in making
such a motion:
MS WORD is registered with Microsoft Corp.;
FrameMaker is registered with Adobe Systems Inc.
Last updated on
February 27, 2014 by Juergen