Troubleshooting: Issue adding host to VMM with than 16 processors

It has come to our attention that trying to add a computer with more than 16 processors (for example a quad six-core machine with 24 processors) is crashing the VMM server. From a Hyper-V perspective we support up to 24 cores (requires a QFE http://blogs.msdn.com/taylorb/archive/2008/09/23/24-core-support-for-hyper-v-hosts.aspx). We have a few workarounds for VMM to work in […]

It has come to our attention that trying to add a computer with more than 16 processors (for example a quad six-core machine with 24 processors) is crashing the VMM server. From a Hyper-V perspective we support up to 24 cores (requires a QFE http://blogs.msdn.com/taylorb/archive/2008/09/23/24-core-support-for-hyper-v-hosts.aspx). We have a few workarounds for VMM to work in this case (either do #1 or implement #2 and #3)[…]

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