Virtual GPU Software Supported Products

The NVIDIA vGPU software product support matrix.

Log in to your NVIDIA Enterprise Account on the NVIDIA Enterprise Application Hub to download the driver package for your chosen hypervisor from the NVIDIA Licensing Portal.

NVIDIA CUDA Toolkit version supported: 11.4

See NVIDIA CUDA Toolkit and OpenCL Support on NVIDIA vGPU Software in Virtual GPU Software User Guide for details about supported features and limitations.

For a list of validated server platforms, refer to NVIDIA GRID Certified Servers.

Citrix Hypervisor Support

Driver Package Hypervisor or Bare-Metal OS Software Product Deployment Hardware Supported Guest OS Support1, 2 Supported Virtualization Products3, 4
NVIDIA vGPU for XenServer 8.25 Citrix Hypervisor 8.2
  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • GPU pass through
  • A10
  • A16
  • A307
  • A406, A1007
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A50006
  • RTX A60006
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Windows 10 21H18
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
  • Windows Server 2012 R29
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 1709
  • Windows Server 2019
  • Windows Server 2022
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • RDSH
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1, 8.2, 8.4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • Ubuntu 14.04 LTS/16.04/18.04 LTS/20.04 LTS
  • VNC
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
NVIDIA vGPU for XenServer 7.15 Citrix Hypervisor 7.1
  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • GPU pass through
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100
  • P100 12GB
  • V100
  • RTX 6000, RTX 80006
  • Windows 10 21H18
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
  • Windows Server 2012 R29
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 1709
  • Windows Server 201910
  • Windows Server 202211, 12
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • RDSH
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • Ubuntu 14.04 LTS/16.04/18.0413 LTS
  • VNC
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

Linux with KVM Support

NVIDIA vGPU software is supported on Linux with KVM platforms only by specific hypervisor software vendors. For information about which NVIDIA vGPU software releases and hypervisor software releases are supported, consult the documentation from your hypervisor vendor.

Hypervisor Vendor Platform Additional Information
Nutanix AHV

Obtain the NVIDIA Virtual GPU Manager software directly from Nutanix through the My Nutanix portal (My Nutanix account required).

Then follow the instructions on the My Nutanix portal to obtain the correct NVIDIA vGPU software graphics drivers from the NVIDIA Licensing Portal.

Red Hat OpenStack Platform Configuring the Compute Service for Instance Creation
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

SUSE Partner Software Catalog

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 - NVIDIA virtual GPU for KVM guests

Microsoft Windows Server Support

Driver Package Hypervisor or Bare-Metal OS Software Product Deployment Hardware Supported Guest OS Support1, 2 Supported Virtualization Products3, 4
NVIDIA vGPU for Windows
  • Since 13.1: Windows 11 21H2
  • Windows 10
  • Bare Metal14
  • RemoteFX vGPU
  • A10
  • A16
  • A30
  • A406, A100
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100
  • P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A50006
  • RTX A60006
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
Windows Server 2012 R29
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • Horizon
  • RDSH
  • RemoteFX
  • Windows Server 2022
  • Windows Server 201915
  • Windows Server 2016 1803
  • Windows Server 2016 1709
  • Windows Server 2016 1607
  • Bare Metal14
  • RemoteFX vGPU15
  • DDA
  • A10
  • A16
  • A30
  • A406, A100
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A50006
  • RTX A60006
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Windows 10 21H18
  • Windows Server 2012 R29
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 1709
  • Windows Server 2019
  • Windows Server 2022
  • Ubuntu 16.04 LTS
  • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.0, 8.1
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2+
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • Horizon
  • RDSH
  • RemoteFX

Nutanix AHV Support

Nutanix AHV is supported on this release of NVIDIA vGPU software as a generic Linux with KVM hypervisor. See Virtual GPU Software for Generic Linux with KVM Release Notes.

Red Hat Enterprise Linux with KVM Support

Driver Package Hypervisor or Bare-Metal OS Software Product Deployment Hardware Supported Guest OS Support1, 2 Supported Virtualization Products3, 4
NVIDIA vGPU for RHEL KVM 8.4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux with KVM 8.4
  • RHV 4.416
  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server17
  • GPU pass through
  • A10
  • A16
  • A3018
  • A406, A10018
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A50006
  • RTX A60006
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Windows 10 21H18, 19
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Windows Server 2012 R29, 19
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 170919
  • Windows Server 2019
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1, 8.2, 8.4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

NVIDIA vGPU for RHEL KVM 8.2
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux with KVM 8.2
  • RHV 4.416
  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server17
  • GPU pass through
  • A10
  • A16
  • A3018
  • A406, A10018
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A50006
  • RTX A60006
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Windows 10 21H18, 19
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Windows Server 2012 R29, 19
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 170919
  • Windows Server 2019
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Red Hat CoreOS 4.7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1, 8.2, 8.4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

NVIDIA vGPU for RHEL KVM 8.1 Red Hat Enterprise Linux with KVM 8.1
  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server17
  • GPU pass through
  • A1020
  • A1620
  • A3018
  • A4020, 6, A1007
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A500020, 6
  • RTX A600020, 6
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Windows 10 21H18, 19
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Windows Server 2012 R29, 19
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 170919
  • Windows Server 2019
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1, 8.2, 8.4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

NVIDIA vGPU for RHEL KVM 7.9 Red Hat Enterprise Linux with KVM 7.9
  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server17
  • GPU pass through
  • A1020
  • A1620
  • A3018
  • A4020, 6, A1007
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A500020, 6
  • RTX A600020, 6
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Windows 10 21H18, 19
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Windows Server 2012 R29, 19
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 170919
  • Windows Server 2019
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

NVIDIA vGPU for RHEL KVM 7.8
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux with KVM 7.8
  • RHV 4.316
  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server17
  • GPU pass through
  • A1020
  • A1620
  • A3018
  • A4020, 6, A1007
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A500020, 6
  • RTX A600020, 6
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Windows 10 21H18, 19
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Windows Server 2012 R29, 19
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 170919
  • Windows Server 2019
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

NVIDIA vGPU for RHEL KVM 7.7
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux with KVM 7.7
  • RHV 4.316
  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server17
  • GPU pass through
  • A1020
  • A1620
  • A3018
  • A4020, 6, A1007
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A500020, 6
  • RTX A600020, 6
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Windows 10 21H18, 19
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Windows Server 2012 R29, 19
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 170919
  • Windows Server 2019
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6
  • HP RGS
  • Mechdyne TGX
  • NICE DCV
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

Since 13.1: Ubuntu Support

Driver Package Hypervisor or Bare-Metal OS Software Product Deployment Hardware Supported Guest OS Support1, 2 Supported Virtualization Products3, 4
Ubuntu 20.04 LTS Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server17
  • GPU pass through
  • A10
  • A16
  • A3018
  • A406, A10018
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A50006
  • RTX A60006
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
  • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Ubuntu 18.04 LTS

Support is limited to HWE kernels 5.4.0-77 and later.
  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server17
  • GPU pass through
  • A10
  • A16
  • A3018
  • A406, A10018
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A50006
  • RTX A60006
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Ubuntu 20.04 LTS
  • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
Teradici Cloud Access Software

SPICE is not supported.

VMware vSphere ESXi Support

NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server (vCS) is not supported on VMware vSphere ESXi. C-series vGPU types are not available. Instead, vCS is supported with NVIDIA AI Enterprise.

For more information, see NVIDIA AI Enterprise Documentation.

Driver Package Hypervisor or Bare-Metal OS Software Product Deployment Hardware Supported Guest OS Support1, 2 Supported Virtualization Products3, 4
NVIDIA vGPU for vSphere 7.021 ESXi 7.0 Update 2 and later compatible updates

ESXi 7.0 and 7.0 Update 1 are not supported.

  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • VMware vDGA
  • VMware vSGA22
  • A10
  • A16
  • A406
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A50006
  • RTX A60006
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Since 13.1: Windows 11 21H2
  • Windows 10 21H18
  • Horizon
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
  • Windows Server 2012 R29
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 1709
  • Windows Server 2019
  • Windows Server 2022
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • RDSH
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
  • Red Hat CoreOS 4.723
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1, 8.2, 8.4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6+
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP2
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3+
  • Ubuntu 14.04 LTS/16.04/18.04 LTS/20.04 LTS
  • Horizon
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
NVIDIA vGPU for vSphere 6.721

ESXi 6.7

NVIDIA vGPU support requires VMware ESXi 6.7, Patch Release ESXi670-202011002, build 17167734 or later from VMware.

  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • VMware vDGA
  • VMware vSGA22
  • A1020
  • A1620
  • A4020, 6
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A500020, 6
  • RTX A600020, 6
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Since 13.1: Windows 11 21H2
  • Windows 10 21H18
  • Horizon
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
  • Windows Server 2012 R29
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 1709
  • Windows Server 2019
  • Windows Server 202225
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • RDSH
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1, 8.2, 8.4
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6+
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3+
  • Ubuntu 14.04 LTS/16.04/18.04 LTS/20.04 LTS24
  • Horizon
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
NVIDIA vGPU for vSphere 6.521

ESXi 6.5

NVIDIA vGPU support requires VMware ESXi 6.5, Patch Release ESXi650-202102001, build 17477841 or later from VMware.

  • NVIDIA vGPU
  • VMware vDGA
  • VMware vSGA22
  • A1020
  • A1620
  • A4020, 6
  • M6, M10, M60
  • P4, P6, P40, P100, P100 12GB
  • T4
  • V100
  • RTX A500020, 6
  • RTX A600020, 6
  • RTX 6000, RTX 6000 passive, RTX 8000, RTX 8000 passive6
  • Since 13.1: Windows 11 21H2
  • Windows 10 21H18
  • Horizon
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
  • Windows Server 2012 R29
  • Windows Server 2016 1607, 1709
  • Windows Server 201926
  • Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops
  • RDSH
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.1, 8.2, 8.427
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.7-7.9
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.6+
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3+
  • Ubuntu 14.04 LTS/16.04/18.04 LTS
  • Horizon
  • Teradici Cloud Access Software

Notes

1NVIDIA vGPU software supports only 64-bit guest operating systems. No 32-bit guest operating systems are supported.
2 CentOS releases derived from supported Red Hat Enterprise Linux releases are also supported as a guest OS.
3 Not a complete list. Refer to vendor product documentation for complete support details.
4 For supported Horizon versions, see Virtual GPU Software for VMware vSphere Release Notes. For supported Citrix Virtual Apps and Desktops versions, see Virtual GPU Software for Citrix Hypervisor Release Notes.
5Support for NVIDIA vGPU software requires the Premium Edition (previously Enterprise Edition) of Citrix Hypervisor. For details, see Licensing in the Citrix documentation.
6 The following GPUs are supported only in displayless mode and do not support physical displays:
  • NVIDIA A40
  • NVIDIA RTX A5000
  • NVIDIA RTX A6000
  • Quadro RTX 6000
  • Quadro RTX 6000 passive
  • Quadro RTX 8000
  • Quadro RTX 8000 passive
7 Only compute workloads on Linux with GPU pass through are supported. NVIDIA vGPU and graphics acceleration are not supported.
8 All Windows 10 releases supported by Microsoft up to and including this release are supported.
9 Not supported on GPUs based on architectures after the NVIDIA Turing™ architecture.
10 Support for Windows Server 2019 requires Citrix Hypervisor 7.1 cumulative update 2.
11 Support for Windows Server 2022 requires Citrix Hypervisor 7.1 cumulative update 2.
12 Only GPU pass through is supported.
13 Support for Ubuntu 1804 requires Citrix Hypervisor 7.1 cumulative update 2.
14 Only Tesla M6 is supported as the primary display device in a bare-metal deployment. All GPUs listed that support graphics acceleration are supported as a secondary device in a bare-metal deployment.
15 RemoteFX vGPU has been deprecated by Microsoft since Windows Server, version 1803.
16 The NVIDIA vGPU for RHEL KVM package to use depends on the release of Red Hat Enterprise Linux that corresponds to the particular kernel version in your RHV release. For details, see Red Hat Virtualization Life Cycle, specifically, the table in "Red Hat Hypervisor Upgrade and Support Policy".
17vCS is not supported on GPUs based on the Maxwell architecture.
18 Only compute workloads on Linux with GPU pass through or NVIDIA Virtual Compute Server vGPUs are supported. Graphics acceleration is not supported.
19 Red Hat Enterprise Linux with KVM and RHV support Windows guest operating systems only under specific Red Hat subscription programs. Client Windows guest operating systems are supported only on RHV. For details, see:
20 Only GPU pass through is supported.
21Support for NVIDIA vGPU software requires the Enterprise Plus Edition of VMware vSphere Hypervisor (ESXi). For details, see VMware vSphere Edition Comparison (PDF).
22 vSGA is supported only by Horizon and only on the following GPUs:
  • Tesla M6
  • Tesla M10
  • Tesla M60
  • Tesla P4
  • Tesla P6
  • Tesla P40
23 Support for Red Hat CoreOS 4.7 requires VMware vSphere ESXi 7.0 update 1.
24 Support for Ubuntu 20.04 requires VMware vSphere ESXi 6.7 update 1.
25 Support for Windows Server 2022 requires VMware vSphere ESXi 6.7 update 3.
26 Support for Windows Server 2019 requires VMware vSphere ESXi 6.5 update 2 or 6.5 update 1.
27 Support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.x requires VMware vSphere ESXi 6.5 update 3.

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