To upgrade the network topology, you upgrade NSX, vCenter Server, and all vSphere with Tanzu components.

You can upgrade NSX-T Data Center version. When you perform the upgrade, the NSX-T Data Center components, which include the data plane, control plane, and management plane are upgraded with minimum system downtime.

For step-by-step information about upgrading the NSX components, see the NSX Upgrade Guide.
Note: Refer to the vSphere with Tanzu Release Notes for supported versions.



  1. Upgrade NSX from NSX 3.0.x to NSX 3.1.
  2. Upgrade vCenter Server.
  3. Upgrade ESXi hosts.
  4. Update the Supervisor Namespace.