Author Archives: Alexander N

Otixo, Unifyle and CloudFuse – Who is the Best in Cloud Syncing

We are going to overview the best cloud sync tools for business allowing you to access cloud-spread data at a single place. There are a lot of differences for corporate users, so we are going to evaluate advantages of Otixo Simple Cloud Manager, Unifyle, and CloudFuse.
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Linux Academy Video Course: AWS Backup Strategies

CloudBerry Lab announces a partnership with Linux Academy. Together we've prepared a 2-hour course devoted to AWS backup strategies that will be helpful for IT-professionals and managed service providers. CloudBerry Lab customers can sign up for community edition at Linux Academy to access the course free of charge.

About the Course

This course looks at various backup options and strategies on the AWS platform, with a focus on Amazon S3 and Amazon Glacier. Understanding pricing models, security features and concepts, transfer speeds, and everything else involved in backup strategies is very important for both large and small businesses. We walk through some of the differences between traditional backups, and then we contrast that with cloud backups. At the end of this course, you will have a better understanding of how to create and implement backup strategies with Amazon Web Services.

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Best Practices: Optimizing Cloud Backup for Low Bandwidth

Backup with Low BandwidthCloud storage prices are going down, so they attract a growing number of small and medium businesses. Unfortunately, business data volume rarely fits the average Internet speed. IT professionals have to develop strategies which balance RTO & RPO expectations with the bandwidth capacity. This article provides an overview of main Internet speed challenges and reveals backup best practices from CloudBerry Lab:

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NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This blog post for those ones who use NAS (Network Attached Storage) systems at home or at office. We are going to explain backup scenarios when using network storage, then we will review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to a cloud.

Check out our other articles if you are lucky to have a Synology or QNAP storage system:

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QNAP Cloud Backup Scenarios

QNAP system is a great solution for storing backups on external storage for better data safety. Being a separate server with its own operating system, QNAP is also a good choice for those ones who look for an offsite backup strategy. In this article you will learn how to create cloud backups using CloudBerry Backup for QNAP plug-in. Continue reading