You work as a Server Administrator for company Inc. The company has a Windows Server 2016 based
network environment. There is a domain controller with Windows Server 2016 installed on it.
You want to install the Hyper-V role for production server consolidation and business continuity
Which of the following are the prerequisites for installing the Hyper-V role? Each correct answer represents
a complete solution. (Choose three.)
A. x32-based processor
B. GUI accelerator
C. Hardware-assisted virtualization
D. Hardware-enforced Data Execution Prevention
E. x64-based processor
The prerequisites for installing the Hyper-V role are as follows:
An x64-based processor: Hyper-V is available in x64-based versions of Windows Server 2016 – specifically,
the x64-based versions of Windows Server 2016 Enterprise, Windows Server 2016 Datacenter, and
Windows Server 2016 Standard.
Hardware-enforced Data Execution Prevention (DEP): This should be both available and enabled.
Specifically, a user should enable the Intel XD bit (execute disable bit) or AMD NX bit (no execute bit).
Hardware-assisted virtualization: It is available in processors that include a virtualization option – particularly,
Intel Virtualization Technology (Intel VT) or AMD Virtualization (AMD-V).
A, B: These are not prerequisites for installing Hyper-V.