Incremental Backup Calculator

Have you ever wanted a way to know how many files, on average, change on your network per day? This is crucial to estimating how large your nightly incremental backup will be. We first provided a way to do this in our blog post 6 Easy Steps to Calculate Data Changed Per Day for Backup. We wanted to provide a more automated, scripted way to estimate this calculation, so Highly Reliable Systems wrote the Incremental Backup Calculator.

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Largest Hard Drive 20TB?

Could we see the largest hard drive be 20TB  by 2020?  Right now, we have the RAIDPac, which can be 8TB when set in RAID5 mode and 12TB in RAID0 mode, but of course we’re cheating a bit when we call that the world’s largest removable storage because each RAIDPac actually has three 4TB drives…

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