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 replacement

In Storage Foundation for Windows, the process of replacing a failed disk with an empty basic disk. The volume configuration is recreated on the new disk. The contents of nonredundant volumes are not guaranteed. Redundant volumes will be automatically resynchronized.

The Replace Disk command allows you to replace a failed disk with an empty basic disk. The volume configuration will be recreated on the new disk. The contents of nonredundant volumes are not guaranteed. Redundant volumes will be automatically resynchronized.