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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]
> >>
> >
>