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disk image

A file that contains a copy of a hard disk or optical disk, copied bit for bit from the original. The image is used to replicate its entire contents to another disk, and the destination disk is an exact duplicate of the original, including all data, free space and slack space. See ISO image, free space, slack space and cloning software.
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DataNumen Disk Image lets forensic experts safely analyze any Windows drive.
Disk image backup can be implemented through IDrive's easy-to-use application.
DataNumen Disk Image gives forensic experts the ability to safely analyze any Windows drive.
Some disk image backup tools, which are a bit more sophisticated, first back up the partition table information, then each partition independently as if it were a disk image.
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DataNumen Disk Image lets users clone a damaged file and move the clone to a second computer that doesn't have a problem with bad sectors.
For example, a user can acquire a disk, salvage a disk image for files, and catalog another disk all at once.
This software edition is packed by the most modern functions and allows user to restore an entire disk image without any extra effort.
With the Ardence technology, a single disk image file can be instantaneously delivered from a central file server to hundreds of desktops (physical, virtual, or blades) further advancing Citrix's Dynamic Desktop Initiative, announced in October, 2006.
Disk image backup of entire server or workstation with schedule backup.
The technology preview will be provided as a VMWare disk image, usable with VMWare's free VMWare player on any Linux or Windows machine.
com)-- Novosoft LLC, one of the leading providers of data backup software for home and corporate users, has improved functionality of Handy Backup to make disk image backup more convenient and easy.