Solved

SBS 2011 backup over the internet to NAS

Posted on 2013-02-02
5
554 Views
Last Modified: 2013-05-15
Hello,

What is the best way to back-up data from a SBS 2011 server to a home NAS device over the internet?

What software and NAS device would you recommend to do this?

Thanks!
0
Comment
Question by:Benderama
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
  • 2
5 Comments
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:insidetech
ID: 38847974
Take look at products by Synology.
As for the SBS backup, depends on what yo want to back up. Anything to do with databases such as Exchange SQL etc. will cost you some money. There are many solutions but I recommend you look at getting a Microsoft Home Server and do local backup on a separate computer. Cheap, fast, excellent deduplication  and rock solid recovery.
If you need the remote backup check out products by company Veeam. They have the fastest system there is.
0
 
LVL 10

Accepted Solution

by:
cpmcomputers earned 500 total points
ID: 38848422
Assuming you already invested in sbs It Depends on the amount of data and internet speed ? Unless there is very little data
I would hold off on investing in a NAS
And purchase a minimum of two (preferably more) external USB external hard drives

Use the inbuilt server backup routine rotating them and always having the last one off site
0
 

Author Comment

by:Benderama
ID: 39167453
I've requested that this question be deleted for the following reason:

I used external drives strapped on the lazy user that didn't want to take it home every day
0
 
LVL 10

Expert Comment

by:cpmcomputers
ID: 39167450
Is that not the answer I proposed :-)
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Benderama
ID: 39167454
Just force the users to take the drives home works :)
0

Featured Post

Industry Leaders: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
LPT Port to USB Printer Windows 7 23 800
online backup for win98se 30 62
SCCM 2012 14 39
Powershell script + checking for a process and determining cpu or memory 16 101
This article covers how to install the Microsoft Windows Operating System (OS). What is covered in this article:  > Different Versions and Editions of the Windows OS  > Upgrading versus Fresh Installation of the OS           - Steps to take pr…
Many admins will agree: WSUS is is a nice invention but using it on the client side when updating a newly installed computer is still time consuming as you have to do several reboots and furthermore, the procedure of installing updates, rebooting an…
Windows 8 comes with a dramatically different user interface known as Metro. Notably missing from the new interface is a Start button and Start Menu. Many users do not like it, much preferring the interface of earlier versions — Windows 7, Windows X…
With the advent of Windows 10, Microsoft is pushing a Get Windows 10 icon into the notification area (system tray) of qualifying computers. There are many reasons for wanting to remove this icon. This two-part Experts Exchange video Micro Tutorial s…

726 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question