BCWipe Total WipeOut uses Wiping Agents, a bootable package that boots on the target system itself, to carry out the wiping job on the target system.
BCWipe Total WipeOut supports both network boot and boot from removable (CD or USB) drives.
Refer to the platform compatibility table below for compatibility with different boot media.
|Network Boot||CD||USB Drive|
|x86 or x64 EFI||-||yes||yes|
|Intel Mac systems||-||yes||yes|
|Intel Itanium (IA64)||-||yes||yes|
The Network Boot tab shows current Network Boot status and basic configuration tips.
See the Preparing Environment for Network Boot chapter for details.
The Boot from CD or USB Drive tab allows you to prepare boot media that enables system wiping either with or without network connection to BCWipe Total WipeOut server.
To prepare boot media: