Cloud backup provider Backblaze has released quarterly hard drive reliability and replacement rate reports for the last few years. In its latest report, we find out yet again what is the most reliable hard drives to use in our home servers. Its an interesting read, which you can find here.
Updated from version 4.6, CloudBerry Backup has been updated to version 4.7.1 with the following changes: New storage providers: NatApp object storage, Akaza, CenturyLink, Cisco, LeoNovus, SwiftStack, Zettagrid, Selectel, Zetta Ability to create and run MS SQL Server backup and restore plan in CLI Option to generate a detailed report for backup to OpenStack storage […]
Introducing CloudBerry Backup 4.6 The latest version comes with the following new features and updates: Support dynamic disks for Image-based backup Ability to create a bootable ISO for Image-based backup Support JSON for Keystone authentication Support dynamic disks for Image-based backup In previous versions of CloudBerry Backup you were not able to include dynamic disks […]
After our last story explaining why Anthony from Division-M made the decision to move away from his full time position at the company which produces Drive Bender. Anthony has been flooded with the community’s response. So the end result, in Anthony’s words: “Given the level of user support, it seems I had no other choice […]
Microsoft have updated their post on client connector availability for Windows 7, 8/8.1 and 10 joined to WHS2011 and Essentials 2012. The updated post highlights the availability of an update (3105885) to support auto-redirection of Windows Server 2012 R2 Essentials for the Windows 10 client connector. Client Connector availability with Windows Home Server, Small Business […]
A little while ago Windows Server 2016 Essentials Technical Preview 3 became available and the Microsoft Australia OEM Team blog take a look at some of the Microsoft Online Services integration capabilities. A great read with plenty of screen shots, which you can find here.
We informed you last week that the client connector software for Windows Server Essentials 2012 R2 would be available some time soon and yesterday Microsoft releeased versions for both x64 and x86 versions of windows 10. For x64 bit Windows 10 Client download it from here. For x86 bit Windows 10 Client download it form […]
Microsoft have released details on client connector availability for, amongst others: WHS2011 Windows Server Essentials 2012 Windows Server Essentials 2012 R2 As the recap to their article the client connector for: WHS2011 is working on Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10 Windows Server Essentials 2012 is working on windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows […]
Backup company BackBlaze uses thousands of hard drives in its business and regularly publishes hard drive reliability data. In their latest report for Q1 2015 Hitachi drives (HGST) is still the reigning champion with no more than 1.83% of drives failing. Regarding the 2 main players in the market, Seagate has the highest failure rate […]
HP ProLiant MicroServer for Dummies is a free eBook in the popular Dummies series of books which will help you: Server and network basics Why the HP ProLiant MicroServer Gen8 is right for them The benefits of the HP Just Right IT solution including the MicroServer Gen8, PS110 11n Wireless VPN Router, and the PS1810-8G […]