What is the model of the Barracuda appliance ??
I am using some simple open source software and a Buffalo NAS ..nothing in
the cloud yet
VT Center for the Deaf
Mike Kanfer said:
> At CSSU, use the Barracuda appliance. We have two- one backs up CVU and
> Hinesburg and the other one backs up Williston, Shelburne, Charlotte and
> Central office- all through our VPN's. Each backs up about 2TB of data.
> The first time it runs, a full backup is done and can take several days to
> protect bandwidth but after that, a file server is backed up in anywhere
> from 10 minutes to 25 minutes since it does incremental backups. We
> select folders for databases on workstations of admin assistants in
> addition to the regular server stuff. From the appliance, the data backs
> up to Barracuda's cloud for offsite storage of our data. Managing it is
> done through a web browser- restoring files could not be easier.
> On Tue, Dec 17, 2013 at 8:47 AM, Ben Leslie <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Just out of curiosity, what is everyone doing for data backup...tape
>> drive, cloud storage, leaving it up to students/faculty to backup their
>> data? What about databases and other data that's more IT admin related
>> not faculty/student work files?
>> When you do full backups of your data sets, approximately how much data
>> are you backing up?
>> Ben Leslie
>> IT Manager, BVSU
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