DICOM PS3.12 2019b - Media Formats and Physical Media for Media Interchange

U.2 Media Formats

U.2.1 Partitioning

These media may be partitioned or unpartitioned. The more common usage is partitioned.

Note

Operating system support for unpartitioned media varies. Most current operating systems expect partitioned media. Some restrict their support further and only support access unpartitioned media or to the first partition of partitioned media.

DICOM PS3.12 2019b - Media Formats and Physical Media for Media Interchange