I've recently started to use VMware Converter for work, and the first problem I've hit is that the process won't get past task 2 on the cold-cloning P2V.
Failed to intialize locator to WMI. Err code = -2147221164
I think what needs to be done is update the ISO with the latest drivers for this network card, which can be explained in the VMware Converter manual, page 42, which reads:
Using peTool to Modify the Converter Boot CD