You need to know if any version of Ghost Solution Suite is compatible with new 4K sector aligned drives such as Western Digital Advanced Format and Dell Advanced Format.
Ghost may display the following error when executed on a system with a native 4k Drive. "Internal error: 8027, An Internal inconsistency has been detected"
Symantec Ghost is compatible with Advanced Format hard drives in emulation mode only. Using ghost on a system with a Native 4k drive attached is not supported at this time.
For more information on the difference between a Native Advanced 4K drive and a 4K Sector Disk with 512-byte Emulation drive see Microsoft Article Advanced format (4K) disk compatibility update
To determine if a system is configured as 4k Native of 512 emulation drive run the following command from a command prompt
fsutil fsinfo ntfsinfo D: (the drive letter of the 4k drive)
A 4K Native Disk has the "Bytes Per Sector" and "Bytes Per Physical Sector" fields both set to 4096 and isn't supported for cloning.
A 4K Sector Disk with 512-byte Emulation will report "Bytes Per Sector" set to 512 and the "Bytes Per Physical Sector" field set to 4096 and is supported for cloning.
Some manufactures have utilities that can be used to change the format from Native 4k to 512 byte emulation to allow these drive to be used by Ghost. Contact your hardware manufacturer for more information on how to change a drive's formatting.