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GPT Disk Support

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PlateSpin Protect 10.1
PlateSpin Forge 3.1


Using PlateSpin Protect 10.1 or PlateSpin Forge 3.1 GPT disks are currently supported on the following, non-clustered platforms:
- Windows 2008 R2
- Windows 7
The following platforms cannot currently be protected if they have GPT disks:
- Windows Cluster
- Windows 2008 (not R2)
- Windows Vista

Additional Information

Workload targets will still be created with MBR disks instead of GPT.  Failover/Deployment will use MBR disks. Failbacks will also produce targets (either physical or virtual) with MBR disks.


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  • Document ID:7005452
  • Creation Date:26-APR-12
  • Modified Date:30-APR-12
    • NetIQPlateSpin Forge
      PlateSpin Protect

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