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.

current instance

A recovery target (instance of application) that is current is called a current instance. An application can have only one current instance. A current instance can belong to one application. Examples include: a production location (current instance) and a development location (recovery target).