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.

stripe unit size

The size of each stripe unit. The default stripe unit size for VxVM is 32 sectors (16K). For RAID 0 stripping, the stripe unit size is 128 sectors (64K). For VxVM RAID 5, the stripe unit size is 32 sectors (16K). A stripe unit size has also historically been referred to as a stripe width.