New to OMG?

Welcome to the OMG website!

As a first time visitor, you may find the sheer volume of information available on our site a bit overwhelming. To help you get started, we’ve pulled together a page with links and tips we think you’ll find the most useful as you begin to explore.

If you still have questions, please contact us; we’ll be happy to give you a tour and help you find what you’re looking for.



A general overview on OMG:

  • Use the “About Us” tab at the top of the page to find general information on OMG.
  • Visit our site map here.
  • For background on OMG visit the “About Us” tab.
  • Staff Contacts
  • OMG Overview by Andrew Watson ( Listen to podcast )


What Does that Acronym Mean?

There are a LOT of terms and acronyms used at OMG. We keep a running list of definitions here.

This can also be found under the “OMG SPECIFICATIONS” tab.


Membership in OMG:

OMG has a page dedicated to providing you with information on the Benefits of Membership. You can also email for more information.


Getting a log-in:

If your company is already an OMG member, you can request a user ID and password here.

A specific technology area:

  • Check out the “Technology” tab at the top of the page for links to standards-specific pages.
  • Explore the “Industries” tab for more information on verticals such as Government and Healthcare.
  • Of course our Specification Catalog is also available. To learn more about the process of making a standard, check out our “Hitchhiker’s Guide.”


Certification Programs:

OMG offers several certification programs, for technologies like UML®, Real-time & Embedded Systems, SysML® and Business Process Management (BPM). Visit the Certification Programs main page for links to all these programs.


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