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.

Veritas Volume Manager

A Veritas software product installed on storage clients that enables management of physical disks as logical devices. Volume Manager enhances data storage management by controlling space allocation, performance, data availability, device installation, and system monitoring of private and shared systems.

A Symantec product installed on storage clients that enables management of physical disks as logical devices. Veritas Volume Manager enhances data storage management by controlling space allocation, performance, data availability, device installation, and system monitoring of private and shared systems.

A VERITAS software product installed on storage clients that enables management of physical disks as logical devices. Volume Manager enhances data storage management by controlling space allocation, performance, data availability, device installation, and system monitoring of private and shared systems.

See VxVM.