The TekSeriesScope IVI-COM Driver for 5 Series Mixed Signal Oscilloscopes is an IVI Scope class-compliant driver. It complies with Scope Class specifications (IVI-4.1) as defined by the IVI foundation. An IVI class-compliant specific driver for an oscilloscope exports the API defined by the IviScope class specification. In addition to complying with a standard API for a given instrument class, IVI class-compliant specific drivers also incorporate other features to provide the user with instrument interchangeability. Use an IVI class-compliant specific driver when hardware independence is desired.