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SEPM embedded database log file size is large.

Created: 21 Aug 2012 • Updated: 21 Aug 2012 | 4 comments
Tuhin Roychowdhury's picture
This issue has been solved. See solution.

After upgrading to Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM)From 11.0 to 12.1,  server's disk space has continued to grow.It is taking about 50GB..

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Ashish-Sharma's picture

Hi,

Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager 12.1 database using a high amount of Hard drive space

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/symantec-endpoint-protection-manager-121-database-using-high-amount-hard-drive-space

Shrink the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager 12.1 embedded database

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/downloads/shrink-symantec-endpoint-protection-manager-121-embedded-database

Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager server has low disk space and the embedded database log file size is large

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH166658

Thanks In Advance

Ashish Sharma

Mick2009's picture

Hi Tuhin,

Upgrading to the very latest version of SEP 12.1 will solve this.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager (SEPM) database transaction log (sem5.log) consumes excessive hard drive space in SEP SBE 12.1 RU1
Article:TECH178718   |  Created: 2012-01-11   |  Updated: 2012-04-27   | 
Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH178718 
 

With thanks and best regards,

Mick

Mithun Sanghavi's picture

Hello,

I agree with Mick. Migrate to the Latest version of SEP 12.1 RU1 MP1 may resolve it.

OR

Use this Utility to shrink the database size - 

Shrink the Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager 12.1 embedded database

http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH185177

OR

Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager 12.1 database using a high amount of Hard drive space

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/symantec-endpoint-protection-manager-121-database-using-high-amount-hard-drive-space

Also, check this Article:

How to periodically free up the space used by the sem5.log in EPSBE 12.1 RU1

https://www-secure.symantec.com/connect/articles/how-periodically-free-space-used-sem5log-epsbe-121-ru1

Hope that helps!!

Mithun Sanghavi
Senior Consultant
MIM | MCSA | MCTS | STS | SSE | SSE+ | ITIL v3

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