VSX supported features on R75.40VS and above
VSX, Enterprise Appliances, Data Center Security Appliances
R75.40VS, R76, R77, R77.10, R77.20, R77.30, R80.10, R80.20, R80.30
Gaia, Crossbeam XOS
Platform / Model
2000, 3000, 4000, 5000, 12000, 13000, 15000, 21000, 23000, Power-1, VSX-1, UTM-1, Intel/PC, IP1280, IP2450, X-Series, 41000, 44000, 61000, 64000
VSX mode on Security Gateways is supported in
R75.40VS and above only on these Operating Systems (refer to Release Notes - R75.40VS, R76, R77 - chapter "Operating System Requirements"):
Check Point Gaia OS
The following table lists blades / features that are supported on Gaia OS and on X-Series XOS (read the notes under the table).
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This blade / feature is
supported on X-Series XOS. not
sk106496 - Software Blades updates on VSX R75.40VS and above - FAQ.
Mobile Access Blade is supported partially.
X-Series XOS uses its own routing suite (Gaia OS uses RouteD daemon).
DHCP Server is supported only for the VSX Gateway itself - in the context of VS0.
Gaia Portal is supported only to run the 'First Time Configuration Wizard'.
IPv6 is supported with the following limitations:
Pure IPv6 is not supported (must have IPv4 addresses assigned) - applies only to Cluster.
IPv6 is not supported on Virtual Router.
VRRP cluster in VSX mode is supported
only on X-Series XOS.
For information about 60000 / 40000 Security Systems, refer to the corresponding Release Notes (
41000, 44000, 61000, 64000) - chapter "System Requirements" - section "Gateway Requirements" - subsection "Supported Software Blades".
sk106496 - Software Blades updates on VSX R75.40VS and above - FAQ and to R77 versions VSX Administration Guide.
sk101558 - Identity Awareness in VSX environment.
Refer to VSX Administration Guide (
R77.X, , R80.10).
sk32027 - NTP Server support on Gaia and SecurePlatform OS.
sk97494 - Gaia "Cloning Groups" are not supported on Security Gateway in VSX mode.
sk100500 - Policy-Based Routing (PBR) on Gaia OS.
sk110351 - Traffic latency on VSX Gateway if MTU larger than 4096 (Jumbo Frames) is configured on an interface.
Since "Compliance" blade is a Management blade, it cannot be activated in VSX Gateway / VSX Cluster object.
"Compliance" blade supports VSX Gateways / VSX Clusters running R77.20 and above. By design, the "Security Best Practices" for "Gaia OS" are checked on VSX Gateways / VSX Clusters. not Refer to sk92861 - ATRG: Compliance Blade.
This blade is supported
only by R76SP.40 and above. Follow the instructions in sk111405 - 60000 / 40000 Appliances - How to enable Threat Emulation blade on R76SP.40 and R76SP.50.
Release Notes (
R75.40VS, R76, R76SP, R76SP.10, R76SP.10_VSLS, R76SP.20, R76SP.30, R76SP.40, R76SP.50, R77, R77.10, R77.20, R77.30, R80.10 R80.20) VSX Administration Guide (
R75.40VS, R76, R77.X, R80.10 R80.20)