Florida Department of State

  • Room 316, R.A. Gray Building
  • 500 South Bronough Street
  • Tallahassee, Fl 32399-0250
  • (850)245-6200

Division of Elections

Voting Systems

Certification Status and Test Schedule


Note: When a public observation is scheduled, those dates will be posted below, but are subject to change. Please contact the Bureau of Voting Systems Certification at (850) 245-6220 for the latest information. Unless the examination location is otherwise indicated, all examinations will be at Clifton Building, 2661 Executive Center Circle, Tallahassee, Florida from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

  • DVS – Democracy Suite
    • Release 4.14.17, Version 3
      • February 18, 2015 – Vendor submitted application and initial technical data package (TDP)
      • March 2, 2015 – Received trusted build/installs from NTS laboratories
      • March 5, 2015 – Vendor submitted remaining TDP; BVSC notified DVS that application was complete
      • April 13, 2015 – Begin certification testing
      • April 24, 2015 – Begin mass ballot count certification testing
        Location: 2661 Executive Center Circle, Clifton Building, Tallahassee, FL
    • Release 4.14.37, Version 1
      • November 26, 2014 – Vendor submitted application and initial technical data package (TDP)
      • December 3, 2014 – Received trusted build
      • December 5, 2014 – Vendor notified of missing application/TDP elements
      • January 7, 2015 – Vendor submitted additional TDP elements
      • January 22, 2015 – Vendor notified of missing application/TDP elements
      • February 3, 2015 – Vendor submitted additional TDP elements
      • February 17, 2015 – Vendor notified that application was complete
      • February 18, 2015 – Vendor requested that application be suspended for this application
  • ES&S – EVS
    • Release 4.5.0.0, Version 4
      • February 10, 2015 – Received updated trusted build for DS200 firmware
      • February 11, 2015 – Resumed testing
      • March 20, 2015 – Completed testing. Draft test report to management for review




Last updated - April 20, 2015