disk imaging

disk imaging

Copying the contents of a disk to another disk bit for bit. The copied disk is a 100% duplicate of the original, including all data, free space and slack space. See disk image.
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Disk imaging database that will be available throughout Europe and will improve the diagnosis and treatment of stroke.
We're bringing disk imaging to the table to meet the evolving needs of our channel partners and customers, as this has been a highly requested feature," says Shane Bingham, Business Development Manager at IDrive.
The Acronis application takes a 'snapshot' of the disk using Acronis' patented disk imaging technologies and then AutoSave stores each data set as a unique revision while maintaining prior revisions.
As a result, an IT department ultimately could spend a considerable amount of extra time and as a result, money, duplicating work they've already done simply because they lacked some necessary disk imaging software.
Both packages, which employ Acronis' advanced disk imaging technology, are available immediately in order to help IT managers protect and manage servers and workstations throughout the network.
The National Institute of Justice (NIJ) presents Partial Results from Prototype Testing Efforts for Disk Imaging Tools: SafeBack 2.
They were tested against the Disk Imaging Tool Specification, developed by the CFTT staff.
Currently, specifications are available for disk imaging and software write blocking tools.
ON conducted formal market research showing that IT professionals are frustrated by the cost and complexity of traditional high-end software management solutions, as well as the limited capabilities of low-end cloning or disk imaging tools such as Symantec Ghost which are typically only used for initial PC deployments.
Reliability - Proven technology based on over 10 years of experience with disk imaging technology.
FarStone's disk imaging, cloning, system snapshot, and file backup solutions provide ease of use, cost effective and quick recovery for minimized system downtime.
Acronis' patented disk imaging and disk management technology have won broad industry acclaim and numerous awards for excellence in data protection, backup and recovery, system deployment, and server migration for both physical and virtual machine servers.