About the End of Support

VMware has announced the End of Support (“EOS”) of the VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x and will commence on October 15, 2016. For more information, see the VMware Lifecycle Product Matrix.

General FAQs

What is the current VMware recommended release?
For more information, see Recommended minimum version for VMware NSX for vSphere with Guest Introspection Driver, ESXi and vCenter server (2144295).

What are the changes between VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.5 and 6.2.2?

For more information, see the NSX for vSphere 6.2.2 Release Notes.

What other VMware products are interoperable with NSX for vSphere 6.2.2?

For more information, see the VMware Product Interoperability Matrixes and Recommended minimum version for VMware NSX for vSphere with Guest Introspection Driver, ESXi and vCenter server (2144295).

Will VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x continue to operate past the end of support date?
Yes. The product will continue to function. However, support will no longer be available, nor update releases or patches.

 Product lifecycle matrix 

Source: VMware KB: End of Support for VMware NSX for vSphere 6.1.x