Utimaco SafeGuard Enterprise on Windows Vista supports encryption of non boot media, such as additional hard disk partitions
and various types of removable media.
Overall, I found PM to be a valuable product to get your disk partitions
the way you want them.
Storage is SAN based; although allocation of raw disk partitions
( LUNS ) remains the responsibility of the Council
By supporting various file systems, LVM and software RAID devices, we allow users to reconfigure the storage using the same or completely different hardware, change file system types, migrate from disk partitions
to LVM or software RAID, and much more.
The authors sort their information by type of problem, covering issues in system boot and startup/shutdown, system hangs and panics, performance tools, performance in general, adding new storage via SAN with reference to PCMCIA and USB, disk partitions
and file systems, device failure and replacement, Linux processes (including structure, hangs and core dumps), backup and recovery, cron and at (including daemons), printing and printers (including the dreaded spooler), system security, network problems, login problems and X Windows problems.
The new version of the utility will feature smart copying of disk partitions
or the entire hard drive with optimized operation time, minor requirements for PC user skills, and minimal number of steps to be made.
Chapter 20: Monitoring for Stale Disk Partitions
The new release lets users create, resize, move, split, merge, undelete and convert disk partitions
while protecting the integrity of their data, according to the company.
If your system is unbootable, then a regular file-by-file backup cannot be used until at least a minimal OS has been re-installed; disk partitions
are established when required; device drivers are reinstalled; and, if used, any third-party backup software product is re-installed.
If a company has a hundred servers, the centralized storage device must be broken into at least one hundred disk partitions
, each one formatted by the computer that owns it, using the file-system it needs.