VxFS


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VxFS

(VERITAS File System) A journaling file system for various Unix systems from VERITAS Software Corporation, Mountain View, CA (www.veritas.com) that provides high performance on large volumes of data and fast recovery from system failure. Together with VERITAS Volume Manager, VxFS makes up the company's Storage Foundation product. In mid-2005, VERITAS, a leader in storage software, merged with security software leader Symantec Corporation. See journaling file system.
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File systems: Compaq Tru64 UFS and AdvFS, HP-UX HFS and JFS, IBM AIX JFS and JFS2, IBM OS/390 Datasets, Linux ext2, Microsoft Windows NTFS, Sun Solaris UFS, Veritas VxFS (HP-UX and Solaris).
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UVDM will provide users with the same high performance that they are used to from industry leading file systems such as SGI's XFS, SUN's UFS, Hewlett-Packard's HFS and Veritas's VxFS, while supplying a world class HSM on the back end.
Note to Editors: VERITAS, the VERITAS logo, VxFS, VxVM, FirstWatch and VERITAS FirstWatch are registered trademarks of VERITAS Software Corporation.