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Cloud Services Thread, Storage - Online in Technical; Originally Posted by glennda I use offsite appliances with my customers, you have onsite storage of anything between 500gb to ...
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    Quote Originally Posted by glennda View Post
    I use offsite appliances with my customers, you have onsite storage of anything between 500gb to 40TB which then has the ability to sync itself up to the cloud. This provides the ability to boot VM's locally on the appliance and also in the cloud.

    Very clever little boxes
    Any examples?

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    We just buy in external hard drives and stick all the photos/videos and anything not needed in the back up/on the server.

    This has worked so far.

    The staff are aware that the drives are not backed up.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hardtailstar View Post
    We just buy in external hard drives and stick all the photos/videos and anything not needed in the back up/on the server.

    This has worked so far.

    The staff are aware that the drives are not backed up.
    Yeah, we used to do this, and it was fine untill it wasn't. Then we got really good at data recovery...

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    Resample photos

    Saves ALOT of space!

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