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by pgyselin
Thu Aug 08, 2013 8:31 am
Forum: Everything else
Topic: Backing up files and making them available in 2 locations
Replies: 5
Views: 3850

Re: Backing up files and making them available in 2 location

Dear Mijzelf, thank you for the additional explanations. I understand now better the fragility of HDD. A NAS in both locations that synch looks indeed ideal. I am however afraid that this solution might be a bit too expensive for the low use that I will have. There is not only the cost of the second...
by pgyselin
Wed Aug 07, 2013 7:17 am
Forum: Everything else
Topic: Backing up files and making them available in 2 locations
Replies: 5
Views: 3850

Re: Backing up files and making them available in 2 location

The Internet connections in both Belgium and Spain are reasonable (20 Mbps download and 4 Mbps upload). The issue is however that the Internet Service Provider in Belgium (possibly also the one in Spain) blocks the ports that are needed for remote access. Bringing the NAS with me seemed a "not so el...
by pgyselin
Tue Aug 06, 2013 7:30 am
Forum: Everything else
Topic: Backing up files and making them available in 2 locations
Replies: 5
Views: 3850

Backing up files and making them available in 2 locations

I have at home in Belgium 1 desktop and 1 laptop. On the desktop are all important files (approximately 150 Gb of documents, pictures, etc) on D and 30 Gb of prgrams on C. A Seagate FreeAgent 500 Gb connected to my desktop runs every evening a scheduled back-up. On my laptop I have some more files (...