TechNet Radio: Building Clouds - An Inside Look at Virtual Machine Migration Tools

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Kevin Remde welcomes “Migration Mark” from the Building Clouds blog series on TechNet to discuss best practices for migrating your virtual machines to Microsoft Hyper-V as well as some free virtual machine migration tools that are available. Check out this great discussion on MAP 8.5, MVMC and the Migration Automation Toolkit (MAT) .

  • [1:58] Could you briefly summarize the benefits of migrating to a Microsoft-based cloud solution?
  • [6:49] What is the difference between a Conversion and a Migration?
  • [9:25] What tools specifically does Microsoft provide for moving workloads from VMware vSphere to Microsoft’s Hyper-V virtualization?
  • [23:30] What tools are available from outside Microsoft?
  • [25:16] Are there options for customers that want to move workloads from VMware to Windows Azure?

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