iBeacon certification is given to only those devices which meet the criterions specified under ‘Made for iPhone program’. This is specially meant for all third party manufacturers who build products under Bluetooth based BLE technology. Apple has started this program to widen the scope of beacon technology and give a certification corresponding to them stamping a performance standard
BeaconPlus beacons now come with iBeacon certification thereby conforming to the performance standards set by Apple. This certification particularly guarantees that our devices are compatible with all Apple devices alike and ensures a higher assurance compatibility.