You can create a service group and then define rules for that service group.


  1. Log in to the vSphere Web Client.
  2. Click Networking & Security and then under Networking & Security Inventory click NSX Managers.
  3. Click an NSX Manager in the Name column and then click the Manage tab.
    • You must select the primary NSX Manager if you need to manage universal service groups.

  4. Click the Grouping Objects tab and then click Service Groups.
  5. Click the Add icon.
  6. Type a Name to identify the service group.
  7. (Optional) Type a Description for the service group.
  8. (Optional) Select Mark this object for Universal Synchronization to create a universal service group.
  9. In Members, select the services or service groups that you want to add to the group.
  10. (Optional) Select Enable inheritance to allow visibility at underlying scopes.
  11. Click OK.