Increasing Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager available disk space before an upgrade
Symantec Endpoint Protection Manageravailable disk space before an upgrade
Symantec Endpoint Protection Managerinstallation requires a minimum amount of available disk space. Make sure that any current servers or new hardware meet the minimum hardware requirements. However, additional available disk space may be needed during an upgrade to allow for the creation of temporary files.
Make a backup of the database before making configuration changes.
Change the LiveUpdate settings to reduce space requirements
Make sure that unused virus definitions are deleted from the
Symantec Endpoint Protection Managerdatabase
Relocate or remove co-existing programs and files
Defragment the hard drive after removing programs and files.
Use an external database
Symantec Endpoint Protectiondatabase resides on the same computer with
Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager, consider installing a Microsoft SQL Server database on another computer. Significant disk space is saved and in most cases, performance is improved.
Make sure that the client computers also have enough disk space before an upgrade. Check the system requirements and as needed, remove unnecessary programs and files, and then defragment the client computer hard drive.