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Old April 12th, 2013, 01:15 PM   #1
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Anyone backing up to the cloud?

I've recently upgraded to faster FIOS (75Mbps down/35Mbps up) and am now contemplating cloud backup. I know that it's going to be slow still (1 Tb will still take 2.5 days according to CalcTool: Data transfer time calculator), but there's no reason that it can't churn away in the background while I do other stuff. At least when it's done I'll have an offsite backup in case the house burns down.

I tried this five years ago with a slower FIOS and could never get a good backup. I'm wondering if things have improved enough to make this feasible.

I'm looking at Carbonite. They offer unlimited storage for as little as $59/year. Has anyone tried this? What cloud service are you using? Happy with it?

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Old April 15th, 2013, 03:04 AM   #2
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Re: Anyone backing up to the cloud?

I am using crashplan to backup all my wedding raw footage.
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