Enterprise IT vendors team up for utility standard
A group of 10 large enterprise IT vendors has published a draft for a new Service Modelling Language (SML) that aims to define a common way to describe IT building blocks.
The group is made up of BEA, BMC, Cisco, Dell, EMC, HP, IBM, Intel, Microsoft and Sun Microsystems. The companies plan to submit the language to a standards body later this year.
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