platform level task force

middleware and related services

OMG Groups


To solicit, evaluate, and select specifications for recommendation to the Platform Technology Committee for adoption by OMG in the areas of:

  1. Request Broker Technology - including but not limited to Object Request Brokers (CORBA), Message-Oriented Brokers and other technologies that are the target implementation contexts for Platform Independent Services and their Mappings.
  2. General purpose Pervasive Services that are either:
    • Fundamental for developing useful distributed applications
    • Provide a universal basis for Application Integration and Information Integration, or
    • Support higher-level facilities and frameworks
  3. Mappings for such Pervasive Services to specific middleware platforms, and reference mappings from generic PIM constructs to   platform-specific constructs and protocol rules.
  4. Supporting Technologies for Application Integration, Information Integration, and Collaboration

Hot topics!!!


  • Information Exchange Framework Working Group (IEF WG) - wiki
  • IDL Working Working Group (IDL WG)
  • High Performance Embedded Computing Working Group (HPEC WG) - wiki
  • Secure Network Communications Working Group (SNC WG) - wiki
  • CORBA Working Group - wiki
  • FACE Interoperability WG - wiki

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