Wireless SIG: The Open Group – Mobile Management Forum





    The Open Group

    Presentation Overview

    The Open Group – Mobile Management Forum

    Gregory Gorman Director of the Open Group’s – Mobile Management Forum division will give and introduction on the Open Group, he will share his perspectives on international climates of the Mobile/Wireless industry. The Mobile Management Forum recently held an enterprise solution symposiums in September/Japan & October/Europe, each session offering technology and industry investment endorsements also offering a fresh international perspective to the outlook of mobile/wireless. Each meeting was attended by a diverse set of vendors, for example end-user companies, top tier operators and many branded hardware & software firms.

    Presentation Specifics:


    • Open Group Overview and Current Initiatives
    • Vertical End-User Company Perspectives – (paying enterprise companies)
    • Middleware software analysis
    • 802.11b technologies industry progression
    • International climate – knowledge base and investments (Europe, Asia & USA)

    Speaker Profile

    The Open Group

    The Open Group, a vendor and technology-neutral consortium, is committed to delivering greater business efficiency by bringing together buyers and suppliers of information integrating new technology across the enterprise.

    The Open Group provides a number of products & services; Testing & Certification, Advanced Research, and Consortia Services. Additionally, our Program Forums in IT Architecture, Directory Interoperability, Electronic Messaging, Enterprise Systems Management, IT Platform, Quality of Service, Mobile Device Management, Real-time and Embedded Systems, and Security and eCommerce provide our members with the opportunity to guide the development and adoption of industry directives and standards.


    New Campus of Excite@Home
    450 Broadway Street
    Redwood City, CA


    6:00-6:30pm registration/networking/refreshments
    6:30-8:30pm program


    $10 for non-SDForum Members
    No charge for SDForum members and students with ID
    No registration required