Tag Archives: NAS

Is RAID a Backup?

Redundant array of independent disks or as it is better known — RAID — is a data storage virtualization technology that conflates multiple physical storage devices into a single logical unit. This setup enhances the integrity and reads & write speeds of the data by employing various data redundancy mechanisms, thereby giving you more certainty as to whether your data is intact at any given moment. Many people naturally wonder if RAID may altogether supersede the good old data backup; however, in this article, we will describe how RAID and backup actually complete each other rather than compete with each other.

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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.

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CloudBerry Backup for Synology Now Supports Microsoft Azure and OpenStack

This post applies to CloudBerry Backup for Synology 1.5 and later.

We'd like to inform that CloudBerry Backup for Synology 1.5 now supports Microsoft Azure Blob and OpenStack storage along with Amazon S3. To get started with CloudBerry Backup for Synology, check out our blog.

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CloudBerry Backup for QNAP Now Supports Microsoft Azure and OpenStack

This post applies to CloudBerry Backup for QNAP 1.5 and later.

We'd like to inform that CloudBerry Backup for QNAP 1.5 now supports Microsoft Azure Blob and OpenStack storage along with Amazon S3. To get started with CloudBerry Backup for QNAP, check out our blog.

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Getting Started with CloudBerry Backup for Synology

CloudBerry Backup for Synology helps you automate data backup to various cloud storage providers such as Amazon S3 or Windows Azure directly from Synology. By integrating with the Synology management interface it provides seamless experience for Synology users.

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