Glossary

The glossary below contains many of the terms you will find in common use throughout the Symantec Security Response website. Please refer to this list to find definitions of terms and answers to other Internet security-related questions.

disk evacuation

In Storage Foundation for Windows, the process of moving the entire contents of a healthy disk to the free space on one or more dynamic disks. If there is a failed volume on the original disk, the volume cannot be moved and an error message will appear.

The Evacuate Disk command moves the entire contents of a healthy disk to the free space on one or more dynamic disks. If there is a failed volume on the original disk, the volume cannot be moved and an error message will appear.