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Linux CentOS V2P

Hello EE members,

I'm looking for a tools allowing you to convert a virtual to a physical machine.
The OS on the virtual machine is CentOS 5

Thanks for your help.

Best RegardS.
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leakim971
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
One product I know of is called

Platespin MIgrate
http://www.novell.com/products/migrate/features/multi_platform.html

You can request an evaluation to try, and they give you 2-3 migrations. So you could use this to perform this migration if it's a one off.
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Subhashish LahaCommented:
http://www.mondorescue.org/ try this out!! one of the very good tool
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leakim971PluritechnicianAuthor Commented:
Thanks a lot for your inputs, I'm going to test both of these tools NOW !!!
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
You won't go wrong with the PlateSpin Migrate product.
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leakim971PluritechnicianAuthor Commented:
@hanccocka

It look like it's a good one because I can't download it for now :-)
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Not sure what's up with the website, I don't work for Novell! We just use their software!
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
looks like the download website has gone offline.
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leakim971PluritechnicianAuthor Commented:
No worry @hanccocka, I appreciate your input, thanks again. I will try later.
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
I've also got an email in my inbox, Acronis® Backup & Recovery™ 11  now supports P2V, V2V, and V2P.

Great news! Acronis® is launching the next version of its corporate product family, the first product to integrate disaster recovery and data protection in a single solution for SMBs. Acronis® Backup & Recovery™ 11 helps organizations of all sizes address disaster recovery and data protection needs across their physical, virtual and cloud environments. Data protection features include deep catalog and search capabilities for granular access to specific data across all backups.

Acronis Backup & Recovery 11 is scheduled for general availability on June 21, 2011, but you can exclusively get all the high-lights about our latest release by attending the Acronis Partner Road Show at a city near you. Locations include areas in Boston, NYC/NJ, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Dallas, Boca Raton, Toronto, Montreal, Chicago and Washington DC.

• Virtualization: provides unlimited P2V, V2V and V2P migrations at no additional cost, supporting the most popular virtualization platforms from VMware®, Microsoft®, Citrix®, Red Hat® and Parallels®

(how good it is from day 1, don't know!)
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leakim971PluritechnicianAuthor Commented:
eh eh, you know what? I ran Acronis B&R web install three seconds before seeing your message!
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leakim971PluritechnicianAuthor Commented:
version 10... not 11 (?)
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leakim971PluritechnicianAuthor Commented:
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
11 is Released on June 21, 2011 as per my post.
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leakim971PluritechnicianAuthor Commented:
Thanks again for your inputs!
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