Policies set at the vSwitch or dvPort group level apply to all of the port groups on that vSwitch or to dvPorts in the dvPort group, except for the configuration options that are overridden at the port group or dvPort level.

You can apply the following networking policies.

Load balancing and failover

VLAN (vNetwork Distributed Switch only)

Security

Traffic shaping

Port blocking policies (vNetwork Distributed Switch only)