See Common Information Model (CIM).
- CIM datetime
The combined date and time format defined by the Distributed Management Task Force (DMTF).
- CIM Object Manager
A component in the WMI infrastructure that handles the interaction between management applications and providers.
- CIM repository
See WMI repository.
- CIM schema
- Common Information Model (CIM)
A model used to describe how to represent real-world managed objects.
- common model
The second layer of the CIM schema, which includes a series of domain-specific, but platform-independent classes. The domains are systems, networks, applications, and other management-related data. The common model is derived from the core model. Also see extension schema.
- consumer-filter binding
An instance of the __FilterToConsumerBinding system class that describes a relationship between a logical consumer and an event filter. Consumer-filter binding is a component of the permanent consumer architecture.
- consumer provider
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