No, JIRA alone will not include issues from a federated instance, only the "local" items.
But you do have some options..
However you can setup a gadget in instance A of search results, and embed that gadget on a dashboard in Instance B.
Or Atlassian suggests a client application from ALM Works that provides a consolidated search of unlimited JIRA instances.
In the past, Portfolio for Jira required a high degree of detail–foresight that was unrealistic for many businesses to have–in order to produce a reliable long-term roadmap. We're tur...
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