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EXSI Server on VMware Player Part 2 – The Conversion

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On the 2nd part of my 3 part series of EXSI Server on VMware Player I will be going over VMware’s vCenter Converter standalone client on how to obtain the software, the Installation, and Basic Use of the application.

vCenter Converter Standalone is a free download from VMware’s site that has many uses that is not just limited to converting your old physical machine’s operating system into a virtual machine. Converter standalone can also convert other Virtual Machine products other than its own; as of this writing the following virtual platforms can be converted to either a VMware application and/or EXSI Server platform…

· Physical Machines

· VMware Virtual Machine (.vmx)

· VMware Consolidated Backup (.vmx)

· Microsoft Virtual PC or Virtual Server virtual machines (.vmc)

· Symantec LiveState Recovery Image (.sv2i)

· Acronis True Image Backup (.tib)

· StorageCraft ShadowStor (.spf)

· Parallels Virtualization Products (.pvs)

· Hyper-V Virtual Machines

In the video demonstration tutorial I will be cover the converting of VMware Player/Workstation Virtual Machines to our EXSI Server that we built in Part 1 of my 3 part series.

Click the Link below to begin the tutorial.

Reference Links:

EXSI Server on VMware Player Part 1 – The Installation

EXSI Server on VMware Player Part 3 – The Upgrade

John Keller
John has been in the IT profession for over 20 years along with being certified in both Comptia Security + (2008 edition) and a MCP (Microsoft Certified Professional) on Both Windows XP & Server 2003 Administration, He currently works as an Windows System Administrator for Northrop Grumman in the Greater Los Angeles Area and manages 3 Windows Active Directory Private Networks (Two 2008 R2 and One 2012 R2) along With 2 VMware EXSI 5.5 Servers in the US. He has been an avid fan and follower of Windows Home Server (Now the Essentials Role of Windows Server) and Visualization Since 2009. He is currently trying to exploit the full potential of Microsoft's Windows Server Operating System to the Home & Small to Medium Business Community along with the power of Visualization. When not being a Nerd and a Geek he likes to watch Movies, Read Comic Books, and most importantly spend time with his family.

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