• Slow Wi-Fi performance when doing rsync from Mac to NAS

    I've noticed that when I try to do a rsync from my Mac to my NAS, it runs serious slow upload speeds. On my files that are 20 MB+, it runs very slow. But when I disable my Wi-Fi and connect through an Ethernet cable, the upload speed is great. Is the problem with the Wi-Fi? If not, what should I do?

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  • What’s better for backup: NAS or Windows Home Server?

    I'm looking to invest in something that's going to help me with my backups. Should I use a NAS or Windows Home Server? I'm leaning towards the Home Server but I'm not so sure. Thank you very much.

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  • Dedicated servers for home made NAS server

    From what I understand, I know that there are dedicated servers for routing and telephony (among other things). Would anyone happen to know if there's something for home made NAS servers? I need to use some old hardware for storage of videos and pictures.

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  • Is there a Mac friendly NAS?

    We have a Buffalo Linkstation NAS device and it's not working as well as we hoped for. We're looking for a better Mac friendly NAS device. I have a Buffalo file and I'm having issues with special characters / name length. I need to move a file archive onto the NAS but I can't go through and rename...

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  • Plug Netgear ReadyNAS into a different machine

    Can I take my HDD out of my NAS (it's running on RAID) and plug it into another enclosure and have it work? It's a Netgear ReadyNAS. Would this be possible?

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  • How to use Lightroom with images on a NAS with Microsoft Windows and Mac

    I'm using Lightroom on a NAS and I understand that it can run on both a PC and laptop, as long as both aren't running at the same time. But does anyone know if I can run it on a shared set of images between a Windows PC and Mac? Will Lightroom prohibit this? I would appreciate any help available.

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  • Best way to backup terabytes of data

    I have roughly about 1 TB of data as of today with plenty more to go (I'll get to 2 TB in the near future). It's mainly encoded videos from my DVDs and I'm wondering what's the best way to go about backing all of it up. Would a NAS suffice?

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  • How can I build a NAS?

    My wife has a ton of photos so I'm trying to find a NAS solution. It would need some level of redundancy and allow me to easily find what I'm looking for. I also need to run a ZFS on my hard drives for additional redundancy. Would there be a NAS that allows me to run my operating system of my...

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  • Should I use ZFS and RAID-Z with a home made NAS?

    I currently work from my home and I have a NAS. I'm thinking of using ZFS and RAID-Z with it (seems like a good fit). Has anyone used either one before? If so, are there any disadvantages? Thanks.

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  • Recommendations for NAS on home server environment

    Does anyone know of a good NAS for a home-server environment? I would need around 4 disks and would need good throughput for file server / backup purposes. Also, RAID support would be a plus. I have millions of images / files that I need to store. Any advice would be helpful.

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  • Is it important to backup the transaction log?

    Over the past few months, we've been putting in a backup solution for a client. Their ERP solution uses SQL Server but ERP was set up by a different company. They have told us multiple times that it's really important to backup everything and truncate the transaction log. Is the log that important?...

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  • Keep getting errors with subversion in NAS when using Microsoft Windows

    We have a NAS (Synology) that we can access through Microsoft Windows. It's been working great except for Subversion. We're able to create a respository on the NAS but when we try to create a folder, add a file, etc., it keeps giving us errors. Here's the error: can't remove...

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  • Why can’t FreeNAS mount NFS?

    My friend recently installed FreeNas and now he's trying to set up a NFS. He's already created a Volume with the Volume Manager. He's also created a dataset. Now he needs to set up a NFS for this dataset. So I went through the steps but when he tried to mount the NFS on Ubuntu with the below code,...

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  • NetApp NAS filer keeps failing

    One of our NetApp NAS filer that keeps failing from time to time. We're not sure if it's network related. We noticed that the System.IO.File.Copy(...) command fails unexpectedly sometimes but then works a minute later. Here's the exception we're getting: System.IO.IOException: The specified network...

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  • Moving files to a NAS box on a Windows PC

    I apologize if this is a stupid question but if I move several files around my NAS box, would the data go through my Microsoft Windows PC? What happens when I copy the files? I'm asking because I was always scared to do a cleanup on my NAS. I wasn't sure if the files take a long time to move.

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  • How to backup an Amazon S3 bucket

    Would anyone happen to know how to recover from an accidental deletion of an Amazon S3 bucket? One of our interns (clumsy them) clicked on the wrong button and deleted everything. There's a ton of data in there. Could we sync the entire bucket locally? Anyone have an idea?

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  • What is the best backup monitoring software when using multiple backup solutions?

    I'm researching backup monitoring software, I have looked at: EMC DPA, Symantec Netbackup Ops, APTARE, but what other options are out there that can give you a good view into your environment when you have more that one backup solution?

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  • How to access local files on a LAN through Android application

    I'm trying to access files on my LAN through an Android application but I'm running into issues. I've already tried to access the file as a local file but that didn't work. Anyone have an idea on how to do this?

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  • How to transfer audio files from an iPhone to a NAS?

    Is there any way to transfer recorded audio files from an iPhone to a NAS? Anyone know how to do it? Thank you very much.

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  • Is NAS / SAN and HTTP server a good solution together?

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