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PC Encryption: Eyes Wide Open
While the virtues of encrypting PC data are extolled by vendors and the press alike, some painful truths go largely unmentioned. Whether necessary for

5 pc  boot was just under 5 minutes. Is a 10 or 15 minute boot time acceptable? Ultimately you’ll need to determine if the security afforded by full disk encryption is worth whatever productivity impedance you’ll realize. But you can and should expect signifi cant boot slowdowns. Again, testing within your environment is highly recommended. 3. Application Performance with FDE   Data-Intensive applications introduce recognized performance slowdowns Many applications make liberal use of hard disk-based virtu

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