Version 0.9 of Eclipse mdmbl released

The openMDM dev team has finished its most recent sprint. The internal release 0. of Eclipse mdmbl is now available for download.

For more information, please refer to this post

Post all your questions and comment to the project's dev list.

Congratulations to the team!

Version 0.8 of Eclipse mdmbl Released

The openMDM dev team has finished its most recent sprint. The internal release 0.8 of Eclipse mdmbl is now available for download.

During the sprint the team has elected Florian Schmidt and Ganesh Deshvini as new committers to join the development team. Angelika Wittek was elected to serve as the new project lead.

Post all your questions and comment to the project's dev list.

Congratulations to the team!

openMDM at Testing Expo Stuttgart 2017

Dr. Dietmar Rapf from Atos/Germany presented openMDM at the 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.


openMDM General Assembly Meeting 2017

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.


Code Sprint 0.7 Finished / Code Sprint 0.8 Started

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 During the sprint the team has elected Angelika Wittek and Alexander Nehmer as new committers to join the development team. 

The sprint towards internal release 0.8 has started on Monday, July 24th. Please refer to this dashboard for the sprint plan. Post all your questions and comment to the mdm-bl dev mailing list.

Eclipse mdmbl Sprint towards Version 0.7

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 WittekTo contribute, contact the team through the mdmbl-dev mailinglist.

Please welcome Angelika Wittek to the openMDM Team

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.
Angelika holds a degree in computer science from the University of Würzburg. She works as an independent IT consultant, application architect and software developer with focus on web and JEE applications. She has worked for over 20 years in different industries such as electronics, finance and automotive. Anglika is also very involved in the Eclipse community. She has served in the program committee of EclipseCon Europe for many years and is one of the organizers of the Eclipse DemoCamps in Munich, Germany.
In her spare time she is interested in golf and programs her mecanum rover. 
More information about the specifics of her tasks are described here.

openMDM at Automotive Testing 2017 Open Technology Forum

On Wednesday 21, 2017 Dr. dietmar Rapf of science + computing AG will present the openMDM roadmap at the openMDM at the Automotive Testing 2017 Open Technology Forum ins Stuttgart.

Dr. Rapf, one of the founding members of the openMDM working group and member of the steering committee will discuss vision, mission, current status and the future roadmap of the openMDM working group and the related Eclipse projects.

If you happen to be at the conference and want to know more about openMDM, please feel free to get in touch with Dr. Rapf!

Time: 12:55


openMDM is a measured data management framework that is developed by the major German car companies as open source under the Eclipse public license. Using openMDM one is able to manage the whole measurement process from measurement planning to data storage and analysis of the results.

Dr Dietmar Rapf gives an overview of the current state of the openMDM development. He demonstrates the current state of the web-based openMDM 5.x client, and focuses on the roadmap for the next versions. A view of the connection of openMDM to ASAM ODS and big data technologies is given.

Welcome Bridging IT GmbH

As of April 1, 2017 Bridging IT GmbH has become a Service Provider Member of the openMDM Working Group.

BridgingIT is an IT-consulting company with a broad portfolio of services, which spans from consulting and concept development up to implementation and operational support, including innovation and project management. It employs over 500 employees in 12 locations in Germany and Switzerland. BridgingIT provides services for a wide array of sectors, energy, mobility and retail, among others.

Please join me in welcoming Bridging IT in our community!

Ralph Mueller
Eclipse Foundation

Automotive Diagnostics Systems People are interested in openMDM

On Feb. 19. Dr. Dietmar Rapf, science + computing ag presented at the Annual Advanced Automotive Diagnostics Systems Summit [1] in Stuttgart the motivation of OEMs for implementing a measured data management system as an open source software. He depicted the history and the functionalities of ASAM ODS and openMDM®, the motivation for relaunching openMDM® in the context of an eclipse working group and gave an overview on the current status. The talk was a great success leading to intensive discussion with the small but very interested audiance. The slides can be found here: [2]