During our IT Camp Events, many of you had asked about the ability to convert VMWare virtual machines to Microsoft Hyper-V virtual machines. Not only can you try this out with the new Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter (MVWC), but if you act quickly before May 25, 2012 you could WIN 1 of 5 Kinect for XBOX 360 units! Keep reading to learn how …
Here’s the details:
MVWC provides a Microsoft-supported, freely available, standalone solution for converting VMware virtual machines (VMs) and VMware virtual disks (VMDKs) to Hyper-V virtual machines and Hyper-V virtual hard disks (VHDs).
MVMC supports converting virtual machines using the following guest operating systems:
The Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter converts VMware virtual machines created with:
To virtual machines for:
The Microsoft Virtual Machine Converter:
WOW, this all sounds great … But, How Do I Win a Kinect?
Prior to May 25th 2012, complete the following steps to be entered into a drawing to WIN one of five Kinect for XBOX 360 units:
That’s it! Complete these above steps prior to May 25th 2012 and you will be entered into the drawing for a Kinect for XBOX 360!
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Keith Mayer is a Senior Technical Architect at Microsoft, focused on helping ISV partners leverage the Azure cloud platform. Keith has over 20 years of experience as a technical leader of complex IT projects, in diverse roles, such as Network Engineer, IT Manager, Technical Instructor and Consultant. He has consulted and trained thousands of customers and partners worldwide on design of enterprise technology solutions.
Keith is currently certified on several Microsoft technologies, including Azure, Private Cloud, System Center, Hyper-V, Windows, Windows Server, SharePoint, SQL Server and Exchange. He also holds other industry certifications from VMware, IBM, Cisco, Citrix, HP, CheckPoint, CompTIA and Interwoven.
You can contact Keith online at http://aka.ms/AskKeith.