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.

FastResync

Formerly known as Fast Mirror Resynchronization or FMR, FastResync performs quick and efficient resynchronization of disk mirrors. NetBackup Persistent Frozen Image uses this feature to create and maintain a point-in-time copy of a production disk volume.

A VxVM feature for fast resynchronizing of stale mirrors at the time of reattach which were earlier split off as a result of snapshot or detach operation.

A feature that is used to perform quick and efficient resynchronization of stale mirrors, and to increase the efficiency of the snapshot mechanism.

See also Persistent FastResync, Non-Persistent FastResync.

A fast resynchronization feature that is used to perform quick and efficient resynchronization of stale mirrors, and to increase the efficiency of the snapshot mechanism.