Data Centers

Five apps to round out your vSphere solution

VMware vCenter Converter

VMware Converter 5 also lets you realign block sizes of the guest operating system partition. (Previously, systems that were read by VMware Converter and written to a VMFS volume on an ESXi host would incur partition offsets that would cause duplicated read and write behavior.) This critical feature is a default with VMware Converter 5.


Rick Vanover is a software strategy specialist for Veeam Software, based in Columbus, Ohio. Rick has years of IT experience and focuses on virtualization, Windows-based server administration, and system hardware.

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