IOVP Certification Program
The IOVP Program offers a comprehensive set of tools and resources to enable hardware vendors to develop ESX Server-compatible drivers for IO devices, and to apply for these devices to be included in VMware's Hardware Compatibility List.
All certified products in IOVP program are listed on the VMware Compatibility Guide.
These services are required and available only for TAP Elite level vendors as specified in IOVP Program Guide and IOVP Certification Guide
- Certification submission – per submission fee for each SVA
- Certification support - per incident fee for support of certification suite
- Equivalency/Compatibility submission – used for VMware compatibility guide updates and equivalency and compatibility claims as described in the IOVP program guide.
If partners have questions before or after purchase this offering, email TAPAlliance@vmware.com.