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Schema Directory Structure:

smash      - This area contains the SM CLP command response schema definitions
                   (DSP0244) in DSP0214.

wbem      - This area contains the schema definitions referenced by a number of
                  specifications, including registries, protocols, wrapper specifications
                  and the CIM Schema itself.

ovf           - This area contains the Open Virtualization Format (OVF) schema
                   definitions as referenced in DSP0243.

cmdbf      - This area contains the Configuration Management Database Federation
                   schema definitions as referenced in DSP0252.

document - This area contains schemas for common document related
                    information, such as glossary, bibliography, and document control

cimi          - This area contains schema definitions for Cloud Infrastructure Management Interface (CIMI)

tools         -   This area contains DMTF tools and other files made available to DMTF
                      Alliance partners and affiliates.

This site contains XML schema documents, XML instance documents, and XSLT stylesheet documents for convenience of the development community. If these documents have a DSP number, they are DMTF standards, otherwise they have been produced from the CIM Schema by using DMTF standards. For a document to be published on this site, the corresponding DMTF standard is either in Preliminary or Final status.

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This site is organized according to DSP4009, which is the DMTF Process for publishing XML schema, XML documents and XSLT stylesheets.

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