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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]
>>
>