EMMM Forum offers many benefits for mining houses and IT suppliers
Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Mining houses, IT suppliers and vendors which join The Open Group’s EMMM (Exploration, Mining, Metals and Minerals) Forum stand to enjoy a wide-ranging number of benefits, says Stuart Macgregor, MD of enterprise architecture specialist Real IRM. Mining houses gain through application portfolio rationalisation, improving their selection and procurement processes, and through having a common definition of business terminology with suppliers. For suppliers and vendors, it is a vital sales tool; it allows them to find partners, align themselves with customers’ architecture, be positioned as industry thought leaders, and help drive industry standards.
The Open Group approves EMMM Technical Standard for natural resources industry
Thursday, February 14, 2013
The Open Group, a vendor- and technology-neutral consortium, which is represented locally by Real IRM, has approved the Exploration and Mining Business Reference Model (EM Model) as an Open Group technical standard. This is the first approved standard for the natural resources industry developed by the Exploration, Mining, Metals and Minerals (EMMM) Forum, a Forum of The Open Group.