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File Transfer Over Low Bandwidth Network

Posted on 2009-05-07
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Hi,

CUrrently having 64kbps in all the branches. Everyday need to send large file to these location servers from Data Center. Sending 40MB taking 4hrs . Is there any best method to send the files? Faster and compressed etc!

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Lee W, MVP earned 500 total points
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You can manually compress them... or script it compress.  You can use hardware devices at each endpoint that compress/decompress (WAN Accelerators - not usually cheap things).

If these are UPDATED files vs new files, you can try to setup DFS using Server 2003 R2 and later - the R2 and later versions of DFS will transfer only block level changes, so if it's the same file with a little changed data each time, then the transfer will only transfer the changed data parts of the file, effectively speeding up the replication process.
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If it's a different file each time, I would split the file into many smaller pieces.
Then if the transfer fail in the middle, you don't have to send the whole thing another time.

You can do that with tools like Winzip and Winrar.
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