A subset of NSX Services are available for universal synchronization in cross-vCenter NSX.

Table 1. Support matrix for NSX Services in cross-vCenter NSX

NSX Service

Details

Supports cross-vCenter NSX synchronization in NSX 6.2?

Logical switch

Transport zone

Yes

Logical switch

Yes

L2 bridges

No

Routing

Logical (distributed) router

Yes

Logical (distributed) router appliance

No by design. Appliances must be created on each NSX Manager if multiple appliances are required per universal logical router. This allows for different configurations per appliance, which may be required in an environment with local egress configured.

NSX Edge services gateway

No

Logical firewall

Distributed firewall

Yes

Exclude list

No

SpoofGuard

No

Flow monitoring for aggregate flows

No

Network service insertion

No

Edge firewall

No

VPN

No

Logical load balancer

No

Other edge services

No

Service composer

No

Data security

No

Network extensibility

No

Network and security objects

IP address groups (IP sets)

Yes

MAC address groups (MAC sets)

Yes

IP pools

No

Security groups

Yes, but universal security groups can contain only included objects, no dynamic membership or excluded objects

Services

Yes

Service groups

Yes