What is Cloudscraper
Cloudscraper is a point-click easy software solution to migrate your servers to Cloud.
The software service provides automation for your cloud migration projects. Cloudscraper allows you to remote control, configure, monitor, and manage server migration process.
Cloudscraper is made by virtualization and cloud pro’s. It supports a great variety of platforms including AWS, Azure, OpenStack, onApp, and more. Our solution helps to optimize your infrastructure costs when you are on the road to IaaS.
The server may have any kind of physical hardware, may or not be in any virtualization environment such as VMware, VirtualBox, Hyper-V, KVM, and Xen. The server may also reside in another cloud.
Migrating your servers to a cloud cuts your costs and reduces maintenance efforts.
What Cloudscraper good for?
Cloudscraper is the best tool to migrate your existing operation systems and server applications to a cloud infrastructure like AWS or Azure.
Cloudscraper takes the advantage of Migrate2Iaas proprietary virtualization technology. It migrates your server from any source, physical, or virtual, to a Cloud of your choice.
Source operating systems include: Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008R2, Windows Server 2003, Windows 8, Windows 7, Linux Ubuntu and CentOS.
Source virtualization platforms include: VMware vSphere, VMware ESX\ESXi, VMware Workstation, Microsoft Hyper-V, Citrix XenServer, Oracle VirtualBox, and KVM.
Cloudscraper migrates any number of attached disks and volumes. Also, the software supports any physical hardware disk configurations including RAID, SAN, SCSI, iSCSI, or software RAIDs. For full list of supported configurations and system requirements refer to the corresponding web site section.
How to use Cloudscraper
Cloudscraper is very simple to use.
Download Cloudscraper from the web site, install it on your server and run it.
Cloudscraper will guide you through the short and simple configuration process. It requests.
Once configuration complete, Cloudscraper takes the rest of migration on its back performing the migration in unattended mode.
You can monitor the migration progress via the migration console. Please refer to tutorials to see simple steps to use the software.
How Cloudscraper works
Cloudscraper captures your System Image, copies data from your disks creating separate image for every volume selected for a transfer.
Cloudscraper modifies system data inside the image making the system virtualized and cloud-ready. The source original system is left intact.
Cloudscraper moves server data directly into user cloud account and creates a cloud server based on the data. Cloudscraper uses secure connection to uploading your server configuration and data to the Cloud Cloudscraper uploads the System Image.
It creates new cloud server instance and attaches data volumes to it. The migration is complete!
You can learn more on how Cloudscraper works in the technology page.
How can I get Cloudscraper?
There are several offerings available.
You can easily evaluate the software by downloading Free Version of Cloudscraper. Try it for one of your servers with 30GB upload limit.
Buy Cloudscraper license for one more of your server migrations without upload limits and get email support. Our team provides expert support and guidance for the migration process.
You can Buy Cloudscraper Premium Version . It has several advantages and value adds: unlimited migrations; remote control of your migrations via one centralized dashboard multiple simultaneous migrations; and premium support options.