You can access information about current CPU configuration in the vSphere Web Client.


  1. Browse to the host in the vSphere Web Client navigator.
  2. Click Configure and expand Hardware.
  3. Select Processors to view the information about the number and type of physical processors and the number of logical processors.

    In hyperthreaded systems, each hardware thread is a logical processor. For example, a dual-core processor with hyperthreading enabled has two cores and four logical processors.