Requirements for conversion to virtual machines
Before you use the conversion to virtual machine feature, review the following requirements:
For conversion in a Hyper-V environment:
Windows Server 2008 SP2 or R2 is required on the Backup Exec server.
The Agent for Windows must be installed on the Hyper-V host to which the conversion is sent.
The maximum disk size is 2 TB.
For conversion in a VMware environment, VMware ESX 4.0 or later is supported.
The option must have a status of ON on the Browse tab of the Backup Selections dialog box.
Only basic disks are supported. Dynamic disks are not supported.
Only Windows servers are supported.
The Agent for VMware and Hyper-V is not required for conversion to virtual machines.
See About conversion to virtual machines