Experience with cloud-based storage [was: Re: Annual Warning; Check Yur Backups]
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Fri Mar 21 16:12:47 MDT 2014
On Fri, Mar 21, 2014 at 12:46 PM, S. Dale Morrey <sdalemorrey at gmail.com>wrote:
> Depends on the amount of data, but I've had great luck with AWS S3fs and
> glacier for dealing with backups.
I'm curious to know how well this works (economically and practically) at
various scales. Would you be willing to share some (rough) details about
your cloud-based backups? For example: How large is your baseline dataset?
How large are the daily incremental snapshots? What prices do you pay for
that amount of cloud-based storage? Can the backend storage service
transfer data (in & out) as fast as your internet connection allows?
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