This document is intended to be a template for working groups established by the TAC, to be used as the file in its repository. All items in italics are descriptions of what context should be there; it is intended to be replaced by content. It is modeled off the CNCF Serverless WG.

The intention is that each WG has its own GitHub repo under the Open Mainframe Project organization.

Working group name

Describe the group’s purpose in at most 4-5 sentences.

Goals are the distinct outcomes that are to be anticipated from the working group, serving as a method for validating activities.

The goals of the WG are:

  1. goal 1

Non-goals are things that the working group intentionally chooses not to do, things not expected to change due to the working group’s efforts, or the subject matter areas that the working group doesn’t want to address.

Non-goals of the WG are:

  1. non-goal 1

The TAC member sponsor of this working group is TAC sponsor’s name.


Provide a list of planned deliverables or links to the deliverables. A best practice is to have a directory named deliverables in the repo for hosting and managing deliverables.


This WG communicates on the following channels:

  • link to the mailing list
  • slack channel
  • any other channels


See the Open Mainframe Project public calendar. This WG meets meeting day/time and frequency.

provide the Zoom/conference call details

In-person meetings

list if applicable, or skip if not

Meeting notes

Meeting notes, recordings, and presentations made during WG meetings are available here.