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Grayh
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how to convert physical to virtual

How do I convert a Physical Machine to a Virtual Machine(P2V)...

Is there any tool to do this...

Please advise..
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Grayh
Trusted Contributor

Re: how to convert physical to virtual

Also advise what is online migration
SoorajCleris
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Re: how to convert physical to virtual

Hi,

You mean Vpars on Npar or HP VM on Npar/ server

Regards,
Sooraj
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Steven E. Protter
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Re: how to convert physical to virtual

Shalom,

My advice would be to get an Ignite backup of the system, and use Ignite to migrate the system from physical image to the VM.

That is the tool HP supports.

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Grayh
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Re: how to convert physical to virtual

My advice would be to get an Ignite backup of the system, and use Ignite to migrate the system from physical image to the VM.

SEP,

How to take an Ignite backup of an entire system [As I said I only know how to create an Ignite server and install the clients from it].. I have never taken an Ignite backup in rality...

I have an Ignite server running on 11iV2...how to make P2V..

I have to make a p2v of 11.00 and 11.11 and also 11.23..

Plz suggest how to...

>>I have so many questions to ask.. plz direct me as this will be the crusical project where I can learn so many tings from u Gurus
Grayh
Trusted Contributor

Re: how to convert physical to virtual

Any Inputs plz
OldSchool
Honored Contributor

Re: how to convert physical to virtual

see "man make_tape_recovery" for tape-based ignites, and "man man_net_recovery" for network use.
Grayh
Trusted Contributor

Re: how to convert physical to virtual

Well I am not able to understand this....

My Question is " How to Convert a Physical Server to a Virtual Machine "

Can I get some documentation like this ... I did this on Windows using Platespin & VM Converter...

http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb740912.aspx

I was unable to meet my deadline today... I have searched all the HP Internal Docs... and SAW and External Docs... but still i couldn't get anything... plz advise
Grayh
Trusted Contributor

Re: how to convert physical to virtual

thanks