The migration tools are designed to assist migrations of an Alpha AXP system to AlphaVM. The tool can be used to make the disk images of the real Alpha system. The disk images can then be used as AlphaVM disk container files (virtual disks).
This articles shows how to run AlphaVM on Hyper-V. It is recorded on Windows Server 2012 R2.
This article explains how to run AlphaVM on VMware. In particular it covers the network configuration on VMware, which can be more involved than on real hardware. This is because VMware network infrastructure may filter out packets sent to and from AlphaVM.