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Thanks, Mike

Mike Kanfer said:
> Hi Bill,
>
> It is the Barracuda Backup Server 690.
>
> Mike
>
>
> On Tue, Dec 17, 2013 at 10:08 AM, Bill Clark <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>
>> MIKE:
>>
>> 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
>>
>> Bill Clark
>> 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
>> > backup
>> > 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.
>> >
>> > Mike
>> >
>> >
>> > 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
>> >> own
>> >> data?  What about databases and other data that's more IT admin
>> related
>> >> and
>> >> not faculty/student work files?
>> >>
>> >> When you do full backups of your data sets, approximately how much
>> data
>> >> are you backing up?
>> >>
>> >> Thanks
>> >> Ben Leslie
>> >> IT Manager, BVSU
>> >> [log in to unmask]
>> >>
>> >
>>