Supported Linux Guest OSs in Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V

Most Popular Linux distributions are supported in Hyper-V 2016. Below is the list of all the Linux distributions officially supported by Microsoft in Hyper-V in Server 2016.

  • Red Hat
  • SUSE
  • OpenSUSE
  • CentOS
  • Ubuntu
  • Debian
  • Oracle Linux

Linux on Hyper-V

All features available for Windows guest OSs are available for Linux as well. Features like adding and removing virtual NIC and resizing and and adding disk drives without rebooting, etc.