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Wired for Management Baseline 2.0 specifications

Wired for Management (WfM) Baseline Version 2.0 Specifications Are Available Now!

The Wired for Management (WfM) Baseline Version 2.0 specifications are authored by Intel, with contributions from leading Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), Independent Software Vendors (ISVs) and Independent Hardware Vendors (IHVs), and are designed to reduce the total cost of ownership for business computers.

For more information about the WfM Baseline Version 2.0, see these documents:

Download a Specification

Note: These specifications, as well as the Adopters Agreement, are available in PDF format. To view these files, you will need the Adobe* Acrobat* Reader (available at no charge from Adobe's Web site).

Related Information

See the Intel® Intelligent Platform Management Interface (IPMI) Web site for the Platform Event Trap (PET) Format Specification (referenced in the WfM Baseline specification).

The Metolious ACPI/Manageability Specification is now available.

Adopters Agreement

Before implementing the Wired for Management Baseline Specification Version 2.0, a royalty-free reciprocal patent license must be signed and returned to Intel:

  1. Download and print the Adopters Agreement (PDF format).

  2. Sign the Adopters Agreement.

  3. Fax the signed Adopters Agreement to: (503) 264-9027.
    (You may also fax a request to this number to verify whether your company has signed an Adopters Agreement.)

THESE SPECIFICATIONS ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITH NO WARRANTIES, and are subject to change without notice.

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