The glossary below contains many of the terms you will find in common use throughout the Symantec Security Response website. Please refer to this list to find definitions of terms and answers to other Internet security-related questions.

Local Controller

A server component that provides object and cache management for many Symantec storage management products. The Local Controller can be installed on a Management Server or on a standalone host, where it also functions as a daemon for the VEA Java console to connect to and manage the host. Also <code>vxsvc</code>.

Contrast with Domain Controller