I have a file server that contains about 500GB of data. We are doing synthetic full backups. The current configuration has an incremental backup running every night. The server in question is on a gigabit switch and has a Gb NIC. Right now, incremental backups are taking 36-48 hrs and fulll backups are taking 80 hours to complete. This is completely unacceptable as we are required to rotate tapes once a week. I need some help in figuring out what the issue is.
This article shows how to use a free utility called 'Parkdale' to easily test the performance and benchmark any Hard Drive(s) installed in your computer. We also look at RAM Disks and their speed comparisons.
Dropbox has a relatively new feature called Smart Sync. This feature allows Dropbox Professional (not plus) and Dropbox Business (if enabled) users to store information in Dropbox WITHOUT storing any files on their computer.
This tutorial will show how to configure a new Backup Exec 2012 server and move an existing database to that server with the use of the BEUtility.
Install Backup Exec 2012 on the new server and apply all of the latest hotfixes and service packs. The…
Two types of users will appreciate AOMEI Backupper Pro:
1 - Those with PCIe drives (and haven't found cloning software that works on them).
2 - Those who want a fast clone of their boot drive (no re-boots needed) and it can clone your drive wh…