backup solution for home FreeBSD server
roberthuff at rcn.com
Fri Apr 6 00:26:21 UTC 2007
Vlad Skvortsov writes:
> I'm looking for an external backup solution for my FreeBSD file
> server. I want it to be pluggable via USB interface (I'd share
> it with a couple of servers). I'd also like to be able to move
> backups to an off-site storage, so external HDD won't probably
> work for me. My data size is currently about 50G, but I expect it
> to grow to about 250G. My price range is below $300.
Check out Addonics, particularly the Saturn system.
I have one of these:
and it's worked just fine - with one exception - for the last
several months. The exception is transfer speed: for reasons
confounding diagnosis, I am only getting ~2mbytes/sec across a USB
Now if I could only find a source for inexpensive (<$20) 80
Gbyte IDE hard drives ....
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