How can I backup millions of files on Windows Server 2008?

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I'm kind of on a tight schedule here so I need to know what's the best way to backup millions of small files on Windows Server 2008? I have about 5 or so hours to backup our file system that contains roughly 60 million small files. I've already tried richcopy, rsync, etc. but nothing is working. What's the best way here? Should we archive the files and transfer them to another location? Thank you.

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