SMI-S Conformance Annual Fees

The conformance test for the Storage Management Initiative Specification (SMI-S) is available for use on an annual basis for the time period of December 1st of any given year through November 30th of the subsequent year. Benefits for tests that pass include:

  • Certificate of Conformance
  • Letter of Conformance
  • Listing of Relevant Infomation on SNIA Web Site

  • Limited Time Special Offer:   A 10% discount off of the list prices below is being offered for 2018 testing.  A company can take advantage of the offer by returning a signed 2018 SMI-S CTP order form by December 15th of 2017.   Contact the program SNIA CTP Program Office for details.


    Contact the SNIA-CTP Program Office at (719) 694-1381 or snia-ctp-admin@snia.org if you are interested in testing or have questions about testing.

    Please note that the SNIA has the right to change pricing at any time.

    Description Price
    SMIP2018

    Applicable to SNIA member company

    SNIA member software product testing between December 1, 2017 and November 30, 2018

    Multiple test submissions and postings on SNIA's web site

    $30,000
    SMIP2018FIRST

    Applicable to SNIA member company

    Limited to first time SMI-S CTP participants ONLY

    First time software product testing between December 1, 2017 and November 30, 2018

    Multiple test submissions and postings on SNIA's web site

    Limited support offered on a best effort basis from issue resolution team (SNIA volunteers)

    It is recommended that an SMI-S knowledgable consultant be engaged

    $15,000
    SMIP2018NM

    Applicable to non-SNIA member company

    Non SNIA member software product testing between December 1, 2017 and November 30, 2018

    Multiple test submissions and postings on SNIA's web site.

    $35,000

    All prices are in U.S dollars.