InfiniBand/VPI Software Overview

Current OS Vendor Support

Mellanox InfiniBand and VPI drivers, protocol software and tools are supported by respective major OS Vendors and Distributions Inbox or by Mellanox where noted. Mellanox also supports all major processor architectures.

Mellanox InfiniBand drivers and ULPs have been tested and verified for support on all its previous generation and current generation network adapters (HCAs and NICs) as noted in the OS Support matrix and includes support for all Major OS vendor release.

InfiniBand Software/Drivers Quick Links
Description OS Support Release Notes
Mellanox OFED Linux - MLNX_OFED OS Support v4,7-
Mellanox OFED for Windows - WinOF OS Support v5.50.52000
Mellanox OFED for Windows - WinOF-2 OS Support v2.30.51000
Mellanox OFED for FreeBSD Driver OS Support v3.5.2 ConnectX-4 and above
v2.1.6 ConnectX-3
Mellanox OFED GPUDirect -- v1.0.0
InfiniBand OFED Driver for VMware® ESX Server OS Support v2.4.0
Mellanox FlexBoot
-- v3.5.803: ConnectX-4 and later
v3.4.746: ConnectX-3
HPC-X - v2,5