Yesterday Microsoft has finally released a (beta) version of its Linux Integration Services for Hyper-V virtual machines that support multiple vCPUs.
Specifically, the new component introduces:
- SMP support for Linux workloads Linux virtual machines running on Hyper-V will be able to use up to 4 virtual CPU’s
- Timesync Linux VM’s running on Hyper-V will be able to synchronize their time with the parent partition
- Integrated Shutdown You will be able to shut down a Linux virtual machine gracefully from the Hyper-V manager
Continue at source: Microsoft introduces beta support for 4 vCPUs Linux VMs virtualization.info