Dr. Dietmar Rapf from Atos/Germany presented openMDM at the Automotive Testing Expo Stuttgart event.
An interesting talk looking back in history, explaing the importance and challenges that lie in test data management and the need for a common platform like openMDM.
His slides from the conference are available here.
The openMDM General Assembly Meeting was held in Stuttgart - Weilimdorf on July 25, 2017.
The packed schedule included the report from departing Steering Committee chair Sven Wittig summarizing the working group's past year, elections for the 2017/2018 steering committee as well as the architecture and quality committee and a report from the Eclipse mdmbl project. In addition, member companies presented their views and thoughts on the current achievements as well as future directions.
The new steering committee consists of representatives from Audi, BMW, Daimler, Mueller-BBM VAS and Siemens as well as the elected representatives Tata motors, HighQSoft, Canoo and Itemis. The full list of committee represetatives and member companies is available on the openMDM Wiki Pages.
All presentations from the meeting are available in the openMDM mailing list archives.
The openMDM dev team has finished its most recent sprint. The internal release 0.7 is now available for download. More information is available in https://dev.eclipse.org/mhonarc/lists/mdmbl-dev/msg00055.html. During the sprint the team has elected Angelika Wittek and Alexander Nehmer as new committers to join the development team.
Development work has begun in the Eclipse mdmbl Version 0.7 sprint. Four developers from the openMDM working group have been assigned to the sprint which will run until July 21st. You can follow the team's design decisions on the mdmbl-dev mailing list and find out more about the new features on Eclipse Bugzilla. For details, including the initial bugs assigned, read the post from Angelika Wittek. To contribute, contact the team through the mdmbl-dev mailinglist.
Angelika Wittek has joined the openMDM Eclipse Working group just recently as the Toolkit Manager. Her responsibilities are the representation of the interests of the openMDM Steering Committee as the product owner of the openMDM toolkit. She will work with the developers in the related Eclipse projects as well as the Architecture Committee and the Quality Committee.
Her immediate activities are targeted towards overseeing the development activities in the related Eclipse projects, leading towards a release 1.0 of the openMDM toolkit.