The Compliance module of EMC ViPR SRM 3.6 provides policies that validate various configurations in the data center. This article describes how storage administrators and compliance officers can use compliance to check for configuration errors and interoperability issues. The article lists the steps to enable and validate compliance policies against selected objects in the data center. Once validation is complete, administrators can use the validation results to troubleshoot issues causing compliance violations. This way the data center can be configured for maximum performance and minimum operating expenses.