I have a VM running SQL Server with large back ups 100 GB+ ... I need to take a backup of these databases and copy them offsite.
I have a 4TB disk which can hold the backup ...
Which of the following method shall I use for backup transfer considering speed as THE most important factor
a) Connect the USB disk as USB Passthrough device for the VM
b) Transfer the data over network to a Windows Machine and to which the 4TB machine is directly connected