how would you backup 1TB of data to dvds?
loony at loonybin.org
Sat Feb 9 18:46:25 UTC 2008
On Saturday 09 February 2008, Valent Turkovic wrote:
> I asked for a backup to DVDs, I need a cheap solution for chunks of
> 50GB every month.
Even then reliability of media and writers is likely not going to make you
happy. Dual layer is tempting but the reliability of those is even worse than
You haven't said anything about the type of data you have. How well does it
compress with bzip or 7zip?
LTO1 media are pretty reliable if you can keep the temperature at the right
levels. They can be had pretty cheaply on ebay these days - 100GB a piece.
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