Linux Integration Services 2.1 RTM Available

By ServerWatch Staff (Send Email)
Posted Aug 2, 2010

Microsoft has recently finalized version 2.1 of the Linux Integration Services, and it is being offered free of charge to customers running Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V R2 and also leveraging the Linux open source operating system in their virtual machines. As reported on Softpedia, Linux Integration Services 2.1 for Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V R2 come with support for Novell SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 SP3, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.2 / 5.3 / 5.4 / 5.5.

Linux Integration Services 2.1 for Windows Server 2008 Hyper-V R2 is now available free of charge from the Microsoft Download Center.

"'This release marks yet another milestone in providing a comprehensive virtualization platform to our customers. Customers who have a heterogeneous operating system environment desire their virtualization platform to provide support for all operating systems that they have in their datacenters. We have supported Linux as a guest operating system on our virtualization platform from the days of Virtual Server and continue to enhance our support in that regard,' revealed a member of the Microsoft Virtualization team."

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