The SDVoE Design Partner Program is open to leaders in the field of AV over IP and experts in the design and architecture of SDVoE systems. The goal of the program is to establish recognized consultants and designers who can provide guidance to integrators, installers and end users in leveraging the SDVoE standard for high performance AV network deployments.

There are three steps to becoming an SDVoE Design Partner:

  • Complete the five training modules below and the subsequent assessment with a score of at least 17/20 to receive your certification.
  • We’ll list your name and company on the Certified SDVoE Design Partners web page on the SDVoE Alliance website unless you tell us that you would prefer not to be listed.
  • Commit to delivering a comprehensive SDVoE case study or network design within your first year of registration and each subsequent year to maintain your status as an SDVoE Design Partner.


Topic One of the Design Partner Certification 

In this topic we hear from Justin Kennington, president of the SDVoE Alliance, introducing the concept of Software Defined Video over Ethernet.


Topic Two of the Design Partner Certification Program

In this topic we explore how the OSI model and APIs work.


Topic Three of the Design Partner Certification Program

In this topic we explore the network topology and devices used in an SDVoE system.


Topic Four of the Design Partner Certification Program

In this topic we explore the importance of zero latency and bandwidth optimisation within an SDVoE system.


Topic Five of the Design Partner Certification Program

Discover how SDVoE brings technology from different companies together. 


This 20-question assessment tests your knowledge of SDVoE technology. You require 17 correct answers to pass, at which time you will be awarded the SDVoE Design Partner Certificate.