Panorama Plugins

Learn about compatibility information for Panorama™ plugins.
The following tables describe the features and functionality introduced with the Panorama™ extensible plugin architecture.
For more information on Panorama plugin versions, refer to the VM-Series and Panorama Plugins Release Notes.

Cisco ACI

Learn about the Panorama™ plugin for Cisco ACI.
The following table shows the features introduced in each version of the Panorama™ plugin for Cisco ACI. The plugin uses device groups on Panorama to push the configuration to the managed firewalls.
Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
Maximum Panorama Version
Features
2.0.0
9.0.x
9.1.x
Latest
Introduces the Panorama Plugin for Cisco ACI Dashboard and two new monitored attributes—L2 external endpoint groups and subnets under bridge domains.
1.0.1
8.1.6
9.1.x
Introduces support for multiple IP addresses per endpoint and Cisco ACI 4.0 and later.
1.0.0
8.1.6
9.1.x
Enables support for Endpoint Monitoring from Panorama. Configure the Panorama plugin for Cisco ACI to monitor endpoints so that you can consistently enforce security policy that automatically adapts to changes within your ACI deployment.

Cisco TrustSec

Learn about the Panorama™ plugin for Cisco TrustSec.
The following table shows the features introduced in each version of Panorama™ plugin for Cisco TrustSec.
Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
Features
1.0.2
10.0.0
Introduces the PubSub monitoring mode, which parses notifications directly from the server. The plugin enables PubSub mode when v1.0.2 is running on Panorama 10.0.0 and later. If v1.0.2 is running on a Panorama version earlier than 10.0.0, the monitoring mode is Bulk Sync.
1.0.1
9.0.0
1.0.0
9.0.0
Enables support for endpoint monitoring from Panorama. Configure the Panorama plugin for Cisco TrustSec to monitor endpoints so that you can consistently enforce security policy that automatically adapts to changes within your TrustSec environment.

Cloud Services

Review minimum Panorama™ and plugin versions depending on whether you use the plugin for both Cortex™ Data Lake and Prisma™ Access or for only Cortex Data Lake.
The Cloud Services plugin supports Prisma™ Access and Cortex™ Data Lake. The minimum Panorama™ and plugin version depends on whether you use the Cloud Services plugin for both Cortex Data Lake and Prisma Access or for only Cortex Data Lake.
Supported Panorama Version
Cloud Services Plugin Minimum Version
If you use the Cloud Services plugin for Prisma Access and Cortex Data Lake 1.7:
  • PAN-OS 9.0.4 or a later PAN-OS 9.0 version
  • PAN-OS 9.1.2 or a later PAN-OS 9.1 version
  • PAN-OS 10.0.0 or a later PAN-OS 10.0 version
If you use the Cloud Services plugin for Prisma Access and Cortex Data Lake 1.8:
  • PAN-OS 9.1.2 or a later PAN-OS 9.1 version
  • PAN-OS 10.0.0 or a later PAN-OS 10.0 version
The 1.8 Cloud Services plugin is currently available for new customers only. If you are currently using the Cloud Services plugin version 1.7, you can continue with it and are not required to upgrade to the 1.8 plugin. If you want to upgrade to the Cloud Services plugin version 1.8, contact your authorized Palo Alto Networks representative or partner to schedule an upgrade.
If you use the Cloud Services plugin for Prisma Access and Cortex Data Lake: 1.7

Enterprise Data Loss Prevention (DLP)

Learn about the Panorama™ plugin for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention (DLP).
The following table shows the features introduced in each version of the Panorama™ plugin for Enterprise Data Loss Prevention (DLP).
Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
Maximum Panorama Version
Features
1.0.1
10.0.2
Latest
Enables support for Enterprise DLP from Panorama. Configure the Panorama plugin for Enterprise DLP to protect against unauthorized access, misuse, extraction, and sharing of sensitive information and effectively filter network traffic to block or generate an alert before sensitive information leaves the network.

Interconnect

The Panorama™ minimum supported version for the Panorama Interconnect plugin.
The following table shows the features introduced in each version of the Panorama™ Interconnect plugin.
Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
New Features or Changes
1.0.0
8.1.3
First plugin introduced to support a two-tier Panorama deployment for a horizontal scale-out architecture.

IPS Signature Converter

Learn about the Panorama IPS Signature Converter plugin.
The following table shows the features introduced in each version of the Panorama™ IPS Signature Converter plugin.
Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
Features
1.0.0
10.0.0
Enables support for third-party IPS signature conversion from Panorama. Use the Panorama IPS Signature Converter plugin to gain immediate protection against newly discovered threats by converting third-party IPS rules into Palo Alto Networks custom threat signatures and distributing them to your Panorama-managed firewalls.

Kubernetes

The Panorama™ plugin for Kubernetes is only available for CN-Series firewalls.
Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
Maximum Panorama Version
Features
1.0.1
10.0.0
Latest
Introduces the ability to disable the creation of service objects on Panorama, and support for offline licensing of CN-Series firewalls with Panorama.
1.0.0
9.0.4
Latest
Manages licenses for the CN-Series firewall and enables you to monitor clusters and leverage Kubernetes labels that you use to organize Kubernetes objects. The plugin communicates with the API server and retrieves metadata, giving you visibility into applications running within a cluster.

Nutanix

Learn about the Panorama™ plugin for Nutanix.
The following table shows the features introduced in each version of the Panorama™ plugin for Nutanix.
Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
Maximum Panorama Version
Features
1.0.0
9.0.4
Latest
Enables support for VM Monitoring from Panorama. Configure the Panorama plugin for Nutanix to monitor VM workloads so that you can consistently enforce security policy that automatically adapts to changes within your Nutanix environment.

Public Cloud-AWS, Azure, GCP

Learn about the different public cloud plugins supported on Panorama™.
The following table shows the features introduced in each version of the Panorama™ plugin for Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, and Google Cloud Platform. The plugins use device groups and templates on Panorama to push the configuration to the managed firewalls.
Public Cloud Platform
AWS Plugin Version
Panorama Version
(
Minimum
)
Maximum Panorama Version
VM-Series Plugin Version
(
Minimum
)
Features
AWS
2.0.2
9.0.0 (
9.0.6
)
Latest
1.0.4
Introduces fixes for known issues.
9.1.0 (
9.1.2
)
Latest
1.0.8
10.0.0 (
10.0.0
)
Latest
2.0.0
2.0.1
9.0.0 (
9.0.6
)
Latest
1.0.4
Introduces a fix for a known issue.
9.1.0 (
9.1.2
)
Latest
2.0.0
9.0.0 (
9.0.6
)
Latest
1.0.4
9.1.0 (
9.1.2
)
Latest
1.0.8
1.0.1
8.1.x (
8.1.3
)
9.0.x
9.0.x
N/A
Introduces fixes for known issues.
1.0.0
8.1.x (
8.1.3
)
9.0.x
9.0.x
N/A
Enables support for VM Monitoring to monitor the virtual machine inventory within your AWS VPCs so that you can consistently enforce Security policy that automatically adapts to changes within your AWS deployment.
Public Cloud Platform
Azure Plugin Version
Panorama Version
(
Minimum
)
Maximum Panorama Version
VM-Series Plugin Version
(
Minimum
)
Features
Azure
2.0.3
9.0.0 (
9.0.6
)
Latest
1.0.4
Introduces a fix for a known issue.
9.1.0 (
9.1.2
)
Latest
1.0.8
10.0.0 (
10.0.0
)
Latest
2.0.0
2.0.2
8.1.x (
8.1.11
)
9.0.x (
9.0.5
)
Latest
1.0.4
Introduces fixes for known issues.
2.0.1
8.1.x (
8.1.11
)
9.0.x (
9.0.5
)
Latest
1.0.4
Introduces fixes for known issues.
2.0.0
8.1.x (
8.1.8
)
Latest
N/A
Enables support for:
9.0.x (
9.0.3
)
Latest
1.0.4
Enables support for:
1.0.0
8.1.x (
8.1.3
)
9.0.x
9.0.x
N/A
Enables support for VM Monitoring from Panorama. Configure the Panorama plugin for Azure to monitor the virtual machine inventory within your Azure subscription.
Public Cloud Platform
GCP Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
Maximum Panorama Version
VM-Series Plugin Version
Features
GCP
2.0.0
(Upgrade from 1.0.0 to 2.0.0 is not supported.)
9.0.x (
9.0.4
)
Latest
1.0.4
Enables you to monitor and secure VMs or GKE clusters deployed in GCP.
  • Deploy auto scaling for VM instance groups or GKE clusters using auto scaling templates for both firewall and application deployments.
  • VM Monitoring for GCP assets.

SD-WAN

Learn about the Panorama™ plugin for SD-WAN.
The following table shows the features introduced in each version of the Panorama™ plugin for SD-WAN.
Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
Maximum Panorama Version
Features
2.0.0
10.0.2
Latest
Maintain high-quality application experience by leveraging Forward Error Correction (FEC) and packet duplication and by accurately measuring SaaS and Cloud applications when you have an SD-WAN firewall with Direct Internet Access (DIA) links.
1.0.4
9.1.4
Latest
In an SD-WAN VPN cluster that has more than one hub, you must assign a priority to each hub, which determines the primary hub and hub failover order. Panorama maps the priority to a BGP local preference and pushes the local preference to the branches in the cluster.
1.0.3
9.1.3
10.0.0
When the SD-WAN hub is behind a NAT device, the plugin supports an upstream NAT IP address or FQDN for Auto VPN configuration to use as a tunnel endpoint.
1.0.2
9.1.2-h1
9.1.3
Improves ease of use, such as an automatic Security policy rule to allow BGP between branches and hubs, ability to refresh the IKE preshared key for VPN cluster members, specifying VPN tunnel IP address ranges, and more.
1.0.1
9.1.1
9.1.2
Improves monitoring experience and search filtering, and adds an option to display HA peers consecutively.
1.0.0
9.1.0
9.1.2
Enables support for SD-WAN from Panorama. Configure the Panorama plugin for SD-WAN to provide intelligent and dynamic path selection on top of the industry-leading security that PAN-OS software already delivers. Provide the optimal end user experience by leveraging multiple ISP links to ensure application performance and scale capacity.

VMware NSX

Review the features introduced in each version of the VM-Series firewall VMware NSX plugin.
The following table shows the features introduced in each version of the VM-Series firewall VMware NSX plugin. For additional information about each plugin, see the release notes on the Customer Support Portal.
Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
Maximum Panorama Version
Minimum Managed VM-Series PAN-OS Version
New Features or Changes
3.2.0
  • NSX-V: 9.0.8
  • NSX-T N/S: 9.0.8
  • NSX-T E/W: 9.1.0
Latest
  • NSX-V: 8.1.0
  • NSX-T N/S: 9.0.4
  • NSX-T E/W: 9.1.0
Introduces Security Policy Extension Between NSX-V and NSX-T and Device Certificate Support on the VM-Series for NSX.
The following VM-Series firewall for NSX OVFs require that you enable device certificates.
  • 10.0.1 or later
  • 9.1.5 or later
  • 9.0.11 or later
  • 8.1.17 or later
3.1.0
9.1.0
Latest
  • NSX-V: 8.1.0
  • NSX-T N/S: 9.0.4
  • NSX-T E/W: 9.1.0
Introduces the VM-Series firewall on VMware NSX-T for East-West traffic protection.
2.0.6
8.1.0
9.0.x
8.1.0
Introduces fixes for known issues.
2.0.5
8.1.0
9.0.x
8.1.0
Introduces Proxy Bypass Support and Curl Call Timeout features.
2.0.4
8.1.0
9.0.x
8.1.0
Introduces the Automated Full Dynamic Address Group Sync feature.
2.0.3
8.1.0
9.0.x
8.1.0
Introduces fixes for known issues.
2.0.2
8.1.0
9.0.x
8.1.0
Introduces fixes for known issues.
2.0.1
8.1.0
9.0.x
8.1.0
Introduces fixes for known issues. Minimum required plugin version for Panorama 8.1.

VMware vCenter

Learn about the Panorama™ plugin for VMware vCenter.
The following table shows the features introduced in each version of the Panorama™ plugin for VMware vCenter.
Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
Maximum Panorama Version
Features
1.0.0
9.0.2
Latest
Enables support for VM Monitoring from Panorama. Configure the Panorama plugin for VMware vCenter to monitor VM workloads so that you can consistently enforce security policy that automatically adapts to changes within your vCenter environment.

Zero Touch Provisioning (ZTP)

Learn about the Panorama™ plugin for Zero Touch Provisioning (ZTP).
The following table shows the features introduced in each version of the Panorama™ plugin for Zero Touch Provisioning (ZTP).
Plugin Version
Minimum Panorama Version
Maximum Panorama Version
Features
1.0.0
9.1.3
Latest
Enables support for ZTP from Panorama. Configure the Panorama plugin for ZTP to simplify and streamline initial firewall deployment by automating the new managed firewall on-boarding without the need for network administrators to manually provision the firewall.

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