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[_] Archival cloud storage - backblaze b2, glacier etc experience

Azul mail at azulinho.com
Sat Apr 21 18:50:07 BST 2018

I use b2 for my borgbackups and git annex,
love the b2 guys,

On Fri, 20 Apr 2018 at 22:57, Tom Holder <taholder at gmail.com> wrote:

> Backblaze is excellent and very cheap. It just works in the background and
> will also backup any external drives you have connected. Highly recommend
> it.
>
> Tom
>
> On 20 April 2018 at 17:17, Fraser Stephens <frstep at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Thought I ought to join the 21st century and not rely on my own spinning
> > rust but someone else’s. I tried Synology C2 and discovered it does not
> > resume failed uploads and can’t extract to anything other than a
> Synology.
> > So looking at other options. Glacier ticks lots of boxes but pricing
> looks
> > so complex - is it worth persevering? B2 simpler. What do others use and
> > like? iDrive looked ok but then I read reports of charging for
> downgrading
> > and generally shoddy business practices. Any business that relies on “one
> > day only” special first year only offers reminds me of mobile phone
> > operators and makes me want to avoid!
> >
> > What’s the hive mind say?
> >
> > F.
> >
> >
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