We need suggestions for a Video archiving solution.

We currently have 80TB of video files sitting on 10 Pegasus R6 Raid arrays (thunderbolt).  
We want to archive these to a cloud storage offering such as Amazon Glacier or similar.

This large amount of data would take a very long time to upload and we are looking for a solution to get this data to an offsite storage provider.

I am looking for some suggestions as to what we could do?
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Brad GrouxSenior Manager (Wintel Engineering)Commented:
If you could attach the videos to a Windows Server 2012 (or R2) server you could easily integrate it with Microsoft Azure Backup. It has tools and PowerShell Cmdlets built right into Windows Server and/or Data Protection Manager.

Overview - http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/backup-configure-vault/
PowerShell - http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh831765.aspx

With that said, backing up 80TB to the cloud is going to be thousands and thousands of dollars per month, regardless of who you go with. Azure backup does however utilize compression if desired, so it likely wouldn't be 80TB.

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.