ESP-NOW is a wireless communication protocol defined by Espressif, which enables the direct, quick and low-power control of smart devices, without the need of a router. ESP-NOW can work with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth LE, and supports the ESP8266, ESP32, ESP32-S and ESP32-C series of SoCs. It’s widely used in smart-home appliances, remote controlling, sensors, etc.
Source: ESP-NOW Wireless Communication Protocol | Espressif Systems
VSCP works with ESP-NOW.