At OSSU we use Backup Exec and Acronis. Both great solutions. Full backups are done weekly and incrementals are done the rest of the week. All staff and student data is backed up. The biggest backup is the high school with 500GB. CO and all the other schools are smaller. David Martin Network Administrator O.S.S.U. 157 Daniels Road Hardwick VT 05843 Office 802.472.6531 Ext 24 Cell 802.595.2733 [log in to unmask] [image: Sample Logo] Enterprise Administrator on Windows ServerŪ 2008 David Martin Network Administrator O.S.S.U. 157 Daniels Road Hardwick VT 05843 Office 802.472.6531 Ext 24 Cell 802.595.2733 [log in to unmask] [image: Sample Logo] Enterprise Administrator on Windows ServerŪ 2008 *------------------------------ * 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] > -- This email may contain information protected under the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA) or the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). If this email contains confidential and/or privileged health or student information and you are not entitled to access such information under FERPA or HIPAA, federal regulations require that you destroy this email without reviewing it. If you receive this message in error or through inappropriate means, please reply to this message to notify the sender that the message was received by you in error, and then permanently delete this message from all storage media, without forwarding to anyone or retaining a copy.