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== Image types ==
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There are multiple types of VMWare Virtual Disk Format (VMDK) files:
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* '''2GbMaxExtentFlat''' (or '''twoGbMaxExtentFlat'''); descriptor file (name.vmdk) with RAW extent data files (name-f###.vmdk). This image type is basically a [[Raw Image Format|split RAW image]].
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* '''2GbMaxExtentSparse''' (or '''twoGbMaxExtentSparse'''); descriptor file (name.vmdk) with VMDK sparse extent data files (name-s###.vmdk)
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* '''monolithicFlat'''; descriptor file (name.vmdk) with RAW extent data file (name-f001.vmdk). This image type is basically a [[Raw Image Format|RAW image]].
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* '''monolithicSparse'''; VMDK sparse extent data file (name.vmdk) which contains the descriptor file data.
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== Descriptor file ==
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Proof Finder is a "light weight" version of [[Nuix Desktop]]. It includes most of the features of Nuix Desktop but is limited in the amount of data that it can ingest in one go.
The descriptor file defines how and where the data of the VMDK image is stored. The data is stored in extent data files.
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== Extent data file types ==
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There are multiple types extent data files:
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* RAW extent data file or device
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* VMDK sparse extent data file
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* COWD sparse extent data file
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== See Also ==
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* [[Disk Images]]
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== External Links ==
 
== External Links ==
* [http://www.vmware.com/support/developer/vddk/vmdk_50_technote.pdf?src=vmdk Virtual Disk Format 5.0], by [[VMWare]]
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* [http://www.prooffinder.com/ Official website]
 
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Revision as of 00:24, 22 September 2012

Proof Finder
Maintainer: Nuix
OS: Windows
Genre: Analysis
License: Commercial
Website: [1]

Proof Finder is a "light weight" version of Nuix Desktop. It includes most of the features of Nuix Desktop but is limited in the amount of data that it can ingest in one go.

External Links