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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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In the file extraction phase disk image will be created or it can be directly imported from attached device.
Creating the disk images and then going back to generate the access derivatives turned out to be time-intensive.
DataNumen Disk Image lets forensic experts safely analyze any Windows drive.
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DataNumen Disk Image gives forensic experts the ability to safely analyze any Windows drive.
2.0 include: Streamlined analysis, including Spotlight searches, on E01-format disk images.
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The companion DVD contains two Mac DMG (disk image) files: user's profiles from a Mac running OS X on a Leopard operating system, and from a third-generation 4GB iPod.
The burden of creating, storing and maintaining multiple disk image files, for example, has become increasingly difficult to manage.
In addition to Panasonic's core three-year warranty with 24/7/365 support, Panasonic provides disk image management, hot swap management, asset management and on-line service analysis to help maximize uptime.
Currently there are two methods of accomplishing this: disk image recovery and file level recovery.
Except for a few planetary fly-bys, such as Galileo, NASA has not deployed a spacecraft to provide the public with a full disk image of the Earth since Apollo.