This series of free tutorial webinars, open to the public, are designed to equip engineers, developers and industry professionals with a comprehensive understanding of CMIS.

OIF Members: Watch for tutorial announcements and meeting calendar invite prior to each tutorial.

Non-members: Keep an eye on this web page and follow us on social media for tutorial information and announcements.

Presentation slides will be uploaded to this web page after each tutorial.

How to Attend: Registration is not required. Webex details will be posted here when the next tutorial is scheduled.


April 3, 2024
Topic: Command Data Block (CDB)

Download “Command Data Block (CDB)” presentation HERE
Presenters: John Forsythe, Sr Software Systems Engineer, TE Connectivity; Hock Lim, Sr Firmware Manager, Lumentum

February 28, 2024
Topic: Versatile Diagnostic Monitoring

Download “Versatile Diagnostic Monitoring” presentation HERE
Presenter: Todd Rope, Associate Vice President, Marvell

February 7, 2024
Topic: Data Path State Machine (DPSM) and Application Advertising

Download “CMIS Data Path State Machine (DPSM) and Application Advertising” presentation HERE
Presenters: Doug Cattarusa, Technical Marketing Engineer, Cisco; Paul Brooks, Applications and Technology, VIAVI Solutions

Dec 5, 2023
Topic: Common Management Interface Specification (CMIS) Tutorial Webinar: “Exploring the Technical Depths of CMIS”

Download “Exploring the Technical Depths of CMIS” presentation HERE
Presenters: Ian Alderdice, OIF PLL WG Management Co-Vice Chair, Ciena; Gary Nicholl, OIF PLL WG Management Co-Vice Chair, Cisco