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_2-1_2_0_0
Mellanox OFED for Windows (WinOF) OS Support v5.40 for Windows Server 2016
v5.35 for Server OS
v5.35 for Client OS
Mellanox OFED for Windows (WinOF-2) OS Support v1.80.51000
Mellanox OFED for FreeBSD Driver OS Support v2.1.6
Mellanox OFED GPUDirect -- v1.0.0
InfiniBand OFED Driver for VMwareŽ ESX Server OS Support v2.3.3
Mellanox FlexBoot
-- v3.5.305: ConnectX-4/ConnectX-5
v3.4.746: ConnectX-3
HPC-X - v2.0