+ Post New Thread
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12
Results 16 to 17 of 17
Web Development Thread, web page for restoreing work in Coding and Web Development; Originally Posted by garethedmondson How much space does Shadow Copy take up? How much space do I need on my ...
  1. #16
    azrael78's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Location
    Devon
    Posts
    383
    Thank Post
    47
    Thanked 37 Times in 33 Posts
    Rep Power
    21

    Cool

    Quote Originally Posted by garethedmondson View Post
    How much space does Shadow Copy take up? How much space do I need on my servers?

    Or can I get shadow copy to put the older files on a NAS box?

    This is before I start reading - lol

    GJE
    I'm not sure on this - I get the feeling that it takes up however much space is required - meaning that it takes 'snapshots', so if say one of your drives on day 1 has 100GB used, and on day 2 it has 110GB, then I *think* the snapshot is 10GB. It may have compression in there somewhere too but I'm not sure.

    As for moving shadow-copies to another drive/NAS, I don't know if this is possible - I don't think it is, but IF it is - then I'd start using Shadow Copies myself.

    I hope this helps... even if it's a little bit

    Peace.

    Az

    Edit: Didn't see SYNACK's post... ignore mine then
    Last edited by azrael78; 6th February 2009 at 03:45 PM.

  2. Thanks to azrael78 from:

    garethedmondson (6th February 2009)

  3. #17

    garethedmondson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2008
    Location
    Gowerton, Swansea
    Posts
    2,260
    Thank Post
    965
    Thanked 324 Times in 192 Posts
    Blog Entries
    11
    Rep Power
    164
    Well- all looks good here. Created a new parition on our server of 300Gb and then set the drive I wanted to copy to save files there.

    Checked the schedule - twice a day - once during the lunch hour (12:40)and once when school has ended for the day (19:00) - I'm not sure how much of a performance hit there will be at 12:40 - hopefully not much - but if there is then I will just do it once a day.

    The client has been installed on two test machines and the first copy will be done this evening. It will then run daily from Monday.

    Does anyone know what sort of performance hit is on the server when it takes it's copies?

    Gareth

SHARE:
+ Post New Thread
Page 2 of 2 FirstFirst 12

Similar Threads

  1. [MS Office - XP] Web Page Wizard
    By CarlaB in forum Office Software
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 6th November 2008, 01:46 PM
  2. web page
    By tabby1039 in forum General Chat
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 19th May 2008, 10:47 AM
  3. problem with web page in FF...
    By beeswax in forum Web Development
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 10th March 2008, 12:31 PM
  4. Script To Close Web Page Now Does Not Work
    By DaveP in forum Windows
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: 21st February 2007, 10:34 AM
  5. What part of this web page excites you....?
    By Dos_Box in forum Jokes/Interweb Things
    Replies: 16
    Last Post: 16th December 2005, 08:57 AM

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •