FIX: DMV sys.dm_os_windows_info returns wrong values for Windows 10 and Windows Server 2016

Applies to: SQL Server 2016 Service Pack 1SQL Server 2016 DeveloperSQL Server 2016 Enterprise


Assume that you use Microsoft SQL Server 2016 or 2017. When you use the Dynamic Management Views (DMV) sys.dm_os_windows_info for Windows Server 2016 and Windows 10, you may notice that the DMV returns wrong values.


This issue is fixed in the following cumulative updates for SQL Server:

       Cumulative update 8 for SQL Server 2016 SP1  

       Cumulative Update 4 for SQL Server 2017

       Cumulative Update 9 for SQL Server 2016 RTM


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.


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