(ANN) Symptoms Automation Framework (SAF) V1.0 published as a Committee Specification

OASIS Members,

We are pleased to announce the approval and publication of an OASIS Committee Specification (CS) by the members of the OASIS Symptoms Automation Framework (SAF) TC:

Symptoms Automation Framework (SAF) Version 1.0
Committee Specification 01
06 March 2012

This document normatively defines a reference architecture for the Symptoms Automation Framework, a tool in the automatic detection, optimization, and remediation of operational aspects of complex systems, notably data centers. It also provides a non-normative XML data model, based on pseudo schema.

The prose specification document and related files are available here:

Editable Source:
http://docs.oasis-open.org/saf/saf/v1.0/cs01/saf-v1.0-cs01.doc (Authoritative)



Distribution ZIP files
For your convenience, OASIS provides a complete package of the prose specification and related files in a ZIP distribution file. You can download the ZIP file here:


Members of the OASIS Symptoms Automation Framework (SAF) [1] requested a Special Majority Vote to approve
this specification as a Committee Specification. The specification had been released for public review as required by the TC Process [2]. The vote to approve at Committee Specification (CS) level passed [3], and the approved CS01 is now available online in the OASIS Library as referenced above.

Our congratulations to the TC on achieving this milestone.

========== Additional references:

[1] OASIS Symptoms Automation Framework (SAF) TC

[2] Public reviews
30-day public review, 20 January 2012: http://lists.oasis-open.org/archives/tc-announce/201201/msg00007.html

[3] CS ballot

Associated TC: 
Symptoms Automation Framework (SAF)