Support for Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V

The Microsoft Dynamics CRM Engineering for the Enterprise team has released Support for Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 on a computer that is running Microsoft Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V. In summary, this KB article (957054) states that "Microsoft Dynamics CRM 4.0 is officially supported to run on a computer that is running Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V in production systems.” Additionally, the Microsoft Dynamics CRM team is committed to:

  • Continuing support for virtualized environments in future releases of Microsoft Dynamics CRM.

  • Testing Microsoft Dynamics CRM on upcoming Microsoft virtualization technologies and publishing updated support policies as these technologies become available.

This support statement also documents a variety of performance and scalability considerations that apply generally to running software in virtualized environments.

The updated KB article is available at


Jim Toland

Comments (3)

  1. Thomas Lee says:

    I assume you mean Server 2008 Hyper-V, not Server 2003.

  2. 365blog says:

    Ah, yes. Thanks Thomas. The fix is in.

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