HP SIM Virtualization

Has anyone virtualized HP SIM?  Is there any documentation on this process?  Were there any issues with reporting or performance?

Please let me know I am very interested in moving forward with a P2V on this application.
ferdinandleeAsked:
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65tdRetiredCommented:
Should p2v fine as HP supports installing HP SIM on a VMWare ESx virtual.
quote: VMware ESX v3.0.01 or later running guest on x86
page 23 see link to pdf
http://docs.hp.com/en/418812-004/418812-004.pdf
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Paul SolovyovskySenior IT AdvisorCommented:
It will P2V just fine, I have done this a few times.  I have also moved HP SIM onto a clean virtual machine to avoid removing all the old HP Insight Agents from the P2V'd VM.
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Malli BoppeCommented:
just few of the service wouldn't need to run the virtualmachine but should be fine.
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jjozCommented:
mboppe, which service that doesn't need to run on the VM ?
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Malli BoppeCommented:
All HP SIM services need to be run on VM its the HP agents that get installed when building a phyisical that don't need to run on the VM.Like for example a VM wouldn't have a iLo service to be running.
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jjozCommented:
great, thanks mboppe
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