• How should we backup 20 TB of data?

    At our organization, we have a NAS server that is being used to store photography sessions. Each one has over 100 GB. Each year, it's accumulating 10 TB of data and it's going to keep on growing. We have been backing all this up using tape (LTO-5 tapes with Symantec BackupExec). Since the size...

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  • Restore PostgreSQL backup using the command line

    For the past few weeks (even though I'm pretty new to all of it), I've been working with PostgreSQL. Locally, I've been using PGadmin3. On our remote server, we don't have that luxury. I've created the backup for the database and it was copied over. Would there be a way to restore the backup from...

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  • How to backup a local Git repository

    We've been using Git for a small project and we found that zipping the .GIT directory's content was the best way to back it up. But when we restore it, we have to do this: git reset --hard. Is there any problems doing it this way? If so, what other options should we look at?

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  • Working with NAS

    How do I work NAS?

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  • How to restore single table my MySQL database backup

    We currently have a mysqldump that backups our MySQL database (which has a bunch of tables with roughly 440 MBs). We've been trying to restore one of the tables from the mysqldump. Would that be possible? Thanks so much!

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  • Backup PostgreSQL databases on a daily basis

    At my job, I have to backup all of our databases every single week. It's getting pretty tiring. Is there a way to automatically backup our PostgreSQL databases on a daily basis?

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  • How to backup SQLite database to SD card

    Does anyone know if it's possible to backup our database to a SD card automatically in my Android app? After that's done, is there a way to restore it too?

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  • SQL Script for monitoring backup progress of database

    I noticed that whenever I do a backup of a database using SQL Server Management Studio, I usually get this image of how the process is going / how much longer it will take. But if I do the backup with a script, is there some way I can monitor the whole process?

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  • Software for backing up Windows PCs

    We have roughly 30 or so Windows PCs working in our department. Is there a software out there that will automatically schedule backups for certain folders on these PCs and save them to a remote server? The remote server will be running on Linux and the backups will be stored via FTP. I would...

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  • RAID error message

    What does this RAID error message mean: Enclosure management for controller 0 not supported which appear when I try a stand-by mode?

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  • Backup schema in SQL Server 2005

    Would there be a way to backup just the schema in a SQL Server 2005 database? I don't need records, just the structure. Thank you!

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  • Create .SQL file for SQL Server backup

    In my SQL Server, I keep getting a .bak file when I'm backing it up. Is there a way to create it as a .SQL file?

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  • How to automate SQL Server database backup

    I've been generating SQL Scripts on a daily basis so we can have a backup our SQL Azure database. But we're working to do this on an automated level. Is there a way to do this?

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  • Implementing EBS automatic backup on Amazon EC2

    We've been implementing an automatic backup system for our EBS on Amazon AWS. When we run the command below as EC2-user, it works. /opt/aws/bin/ec2-create-snapshot --region us-east-1 -K /home/ec2-user/pk.pem -C /home/ec2-user/cert.pem -d "vol-******** snapshot" vol-******** But when we add...

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  • Query when last transaction log backup happened in SQL Server 2008

    I'm trying to query when the last transaction log backup happened in SQL Server 2008. Does anyone know how to do that? Thanks!

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  • Back up GIT repository onto an external hard drive

    I've been trying to backup a GIT repository, which will have several branches into an external hard drive. After a later time, we should be able to copy it back into our machine and work on it. I've already tried to copy the directory folder (which contains the GIT directory) and it worked. Is...

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  • How to back up a MongoDB database

    Is there a way to create a backup of our Meteor MongoDB database? When we try to run meteor mongo, the Mongodump command doesn't work inside the meteor Mongoshell. What should we do?

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  • Daily backup on SQL Server Express

    We're currently running a web application through SQL Server Express as a back end. We're able to create a backup through a script but we need to schedule it on a daily basis. Any way to do this?

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  • How to backup a MySQL database daily

    As of today, I have a 20 GB MySQL database that I backup daily using mysqldump. But there's one problem with it: When I don't take down the web server, it takes forever to backup (only takes 5-10 minutes when I take it down). Would there be a better way to do a backup for this?

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  • Would an unplugged hard drive deteriorate?

    We have several GBs of old data that's stored on a hard drive. If we were to unplug the drive and toss it into our library, would the drive deteriorate? We're curious because this is the first drive going into a library. Thanks so much!

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