Use the form below to request a Community Space for a topic of interest.
Community Request Form
Prior to submitting your community request, make sure to first read over the Getting Started page.
Please provide a brief overview of the purpose, goals, and objectives of the new community. Identify key stakeholders (community sponsors, stewards, intended audience), roles and responsibilities, primary business function and capabilities, and any unique requirements for applications, data, or features.
Enter a short name identifier for the new Community Space. The short name will be used to form the URL for the Community Space (e.g.[yourshortname]). Spaces or punctuation characters (e.g. dots or underscores) are not allowed.
Updated on October 1, 2019
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