26 avril 2013

[Release] VMware Converter 5.1, finally with GPT support!

After a long public beta test VMware has released an important update to its free Converter product: version 5.1.  Download Release Notes What's new Support for virtual machine hardware version 9 Guest operating system support for Microsoft Windows 8 and Microsoft Windows Server 2012 Guest operating system support for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Support for virtual and physical machine sources with GUID Partition Table (GPT) disks Support for virtual and physical machine sources with Unified Extensible Firmware... [Lire la suite]
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14 février 2013

Disabling SSL encryption on VMware Converter Standalone 5.0

By default, the VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 5.0 default the converter worker encrypts the data stream using SSL. Encrypting the traffic increases security, but it can decrease performance. This article provides steps to disable SSL encryption in VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 5.0.   --> please see the rest on VMWARE KBTV : http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=2020517  
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15 juin 2011

VMware releases beta of vCenter Converter Standalone 5.0

VMware announced last week the beta phase for its virtual machine conversion tool VMware vCenter Converter Standalone. The previous stable version of vCenter Converter was released in 2009. This tool provides a scalable solution to convert virtual (V2V) and physical (P2V) machines to VMware virtual machines. It is also possible to share virtual machines between products such as VMware Server, Player, Fusion and Workstation, in addition to virtual machines running on ESXi instances ( both managed and non managed by vCenter Server). ... [Lire la suite]
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03 septembre 2010

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 4.3

VMware vCenter Converter Standalone 4.3 | 30 Aug 2010 | Build 292238 Introduction to Converter Standalone 4.3 VMware vCenter Converter Standalone provides an easy-to-use solution to automate the process of creating VMware virtual machines from physical machines (running Windows and Linux), other virtual machine formats, and third-party image formats. Through an intuitive wizard-driven interface and a centralized management console, Converter Standalone can quickly and reliably convert multiple local and remote physical machines... [Lire la suite]
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04 juin 2009

Download ESXi v 4.0 free of charge and update your vCenter Converter Standalone 4.0.1

ESXi  4.0 - the free version of ESX is available since several days from VMware Website. With the recent release of vSphere, all the VMware products are getting updated as well. VMware ESXi 4.0 is certified to run on a broad range of 64-bit hardware. Make sure that your hardware you intend to use it is on the Hardware Compatibility List. If you are using 32-bit hardware, you can still download the previous version, VMware ESXi 3.5. I just came from 3 weeks vacation and I see that I have quite a lot of downloads to do at... [Lire la suite]
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