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.

Preferred Path

The Preferred Path command on the DMP menu is used to specify the currently selected path as the Preferred Path to the disk. This menu option is available only when the operational mode for the array’s paths to the disks is specified as Active/Passive. The Preferred Path is the path that is used to transfer data to and from the disks.

See also Active/Active, Active/Passive