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 Board.
Architecture Board Nomination Letter Template
A template for the AB candidate employer's letter.
Business Committee Questionnaire for RFPs and RFCs
Questionnaire and instructions for completing BCQ responses from RFP and RFC submitters.
Business Committee Questionnaire for RTFs and FTFs
Questionnaire 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 and blank 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
A 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
Template for developing RFIs. While not mandated, this template has proven to provide useful responses.
Request for Proposal (RFP) Instructions (for FrameMaker)
Instructions (ab/97-02-03) for using RFP template with FrameMaker features.
Request for Proposal (RFP) Template
Revision/Finalization Task Force Final Report Template
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.
Submission inventory template
The template can be found here.
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:
|Task Force, Special Interest Group, Subcommittee||with explanation||without explanation|
|Finalization Task Force (FTF)||with explanation||without explanation|
|Revision Task Force (RTF)||with explanation||without explanation|
Versioning Policy for URIs and XML Namespaces in OMG Specifications
This document defines the OMG Policy for versioning of specification URIs, file URIs, and XML namespaces associated with OMG formal specifications.
MS WORD is registered with Microsoft Corp.; FrameMaker is registered with Adobe Systems Inc.