backup strategy

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Goodbye DVD-R backups, hello HDD backups

Finally, I had enough with my weekly backup to DVD-R discs. 3 x 4.5Gb DVD-Rs every Monday. Even with the burning spread across three PCs (server, workstation and a laptop) it was a good 90 minutes for burning and verification to complete. There was the occasional duff burn in there too, and while it's burning you can't modify the files you are backing up either. Grrrr. I didn't want to automate the backups overnight. As I am environmentally minded, when I'm not in the office I don't like my PCs being ......