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I've been doing a little business continuity planning research for myself and I have come to the question of:

What is the estimated time for the recovery of about 4 TB worth of data with the use of Windows Server Backup?

The system that is to be used is an IBM System x3650 M3. This appliance has an Intel Xeon CPU @ 2.49 GHz 2.39 GHz. Here's a link for the server.

I know that there may not be people who have undergone the exact same situation illustrated above but what are some estimates from those that are experienced in this?

The data is stored on local hard drives.

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What is the back up stored on? Local? USB disk? SAN? DVD? Tape? I think this question is interesting -- a good answer would provide a method for estimating recovery times for any server. – jscott Sep 5 '13 at 9:42
Hi there! Forgot to mention this part. I will be editing the post for easy reading for all. – Shabutie Sep 5 '13 at 9:45

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