Q. What are the Hyper-V scale numbers in Windows Server 2016?

A. Windows Server 2016 has greatly increased its scalability as announced at https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/windowsserver/2016/08/25/windows-server-scalability-and-more/. The new numbers are as follows and are the same for Standard and Datacenter:

  Windows Server 2012 R2 Windows Server 2016
Physical (Host) Memory Maximum 4 TB 24 TB
Physical (Host) Logical Processor Maximum 320 512
VM Memory Maximum 1 TB per VM 16 TB per VM
VM vCPU Maximum 64 per VM 240 per VM