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Is ZIP archive capable of storing permissions?

I am using Maven Assembly plugin to bundle my application along with configuration/settings files. It allows to specify persmissions to be stored along with files, which is quite convenient. Still I ...
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Archiving Amazon AWS instances

We have multiple short-term projects for different clients that run on separate EC2 instances, some using databases on RDS and all running from GitHub repos. Once a project is done, what's the best ...
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Log Archiving Solution

What is the best solution for log archiving ? I have two application server (tomcat6) and I need to keep application log files for 7 years. Shipping, zipping and writing them on Bluray or DVD is time ...
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Archiving to Tape

This is not about backups, this is about archiving. The solution should be aimed at Windows but if someone has a way of doing it on *nix then I am still interested. For arguments sake lets say I have ...
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Exchange 2013 - Exporting to Central Archive Mailbox

My company has been working on finding the best way to archive emails from our exchange server in our particular environment. We are currently using Exchange 2007, but are curious if Exchange 2013 ...
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Exchange Management tools

I want export/archive some mailbox on my exchange 2007 server. Then I read a little tutorial on technet that use export-mailbox cmdlet. But it says I need of Exchange Management tools installed on a ...
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A complete tool for auditing and archiving emails would be helpful for the community? [closed]

Please, don't treat this like a discussion question, I'm looking for direct answers: Yes / No, because... I work on a financial company and I'm needing a tool for email archiving and auditing. The ...
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Exchange 2010 and Outlook 2010 Email Archiving BYOD Co-existence

I used to have most of my users on PST files for local email archiving, however, I'm now getting a lot of staff using iOS and Android devices quite heavily for work (sales). How can I store their ...
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Are there email archiving services that do not require you to host your email with them? [closed]

I'm looking for a 3rd party hosted software-as-a-service (saas) email archiving service that does not require me to host my email with them. Is anyone aware of any?
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How to process logs and debug information generated by applications running on spot instances

I am using Amazon Spot Instances to crawl a lot data. Most of them run until Amazon terminates them once the current price exceeds our max bid. I need to monitor and mainly archive the logs generated ...
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Archiving small to moderate dataset — tape or harddrive?

obviously there are many questions regarding data archiving, but I would like to ask your opinion on given scenario regarding selecting proper method: Company has an "archive" of mission critical ...
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Exchange - get age range of items using Powershell

We are going to be implementing personal archives for Exchange in our organization. For us to get a good grasp on how much space is needed, we need to get an idea of the age of items that we ...
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How to archive Exchange mailboxes remotely?

We have an environment that is based on an Active Directory domain (running Windows Server 2003 SP2), an internal email system using Exchange Server 2003 (internal mailbox, nothing online), and the ...
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Exchange 2010: retention of deleted mail for forensics and such

Our organization has a single exchange 2010 server for our ~100 users. I was recently asked to go and do a search for all mail related to some specific key words, and I sorted out how to use ...
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Local mail archiving in Outlook but only on one machine per user

We're looking at implementing local mail archiving for Outlook 2007 the organisation that I work in. Our initial plan was to roll out a group policy to archive mail to the C: drive. This would work ...
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How can I fit Amazon Glacier into my existing backup procedure? [closed]

Earlier this week, Amazon announced a new service, called Amazon Glacier: Amazon Glacier is an extremely low-cost storage service that provides secure and durable storage for data archiving and ...
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BackupExec 2012 File System Archiving - Access is denied to Remote Agent

Gentlemen, I've been struggling with a Trial version of Symantec Backup Exec 2012 for about a week now. It was installed as an upgrade to our 12.5 license, and the setup completed with no issues. ...
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Hard disk lifespan [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does an unplugged hard drive used for data archival deteriorate? in your honest opinion how long can a sealed hard drive last on the shelf unused? I mean, fully write ...
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Can Exchange 2010 retention policy be used to nullify AutoArchive?

This is my first foray into E2010 retention policies and I am unsure I understand it all completely. What I am hoping to do is turn off AutoArchive for users within my organization. I suppose many of ...
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Why use Exchange 2010 Archive features vs larger mailboxes?

This may be a somewhat simplified question, but I've read online quite a bit and have found very little on the comparison. We are a smaller shop, approximately 200 users. Currently our Exchange ...
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Monitor exchange 2010 archiving

Would like some advice on an exchange 2010 query. We would like to be able to monitor the archiving activity of our new exchange 2010 ecosystem. As far as i'm aware, there is no formal tool with ...
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MSSQL techniques to archive-backup content

We are now moving from a MySQL to a MSSQL 2008R2 database. As the project is a web application that we need to be able to scale well, we need to rework the way the DB handles data. We have 3 separate ...
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rsync: safely recovering a previous failed rsync when using --remove-source-files --ignore-existing

I have this daily archiving job rsync -a --ignore-existing --remove-source-files src dst The intent is to copy files to an archive and remove them from the source when done. I have one very ...
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Recommended Tape archiving software

I'm looking for an archiving software (for Windows) which will allow me to archive files to a automated tape library. I've looked at EMC NetWorker, and it does do what I want, but I require one that ...
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Exchange 2010 Online Archive Not Showing Up in Outlook 2010

I currently activated the Online Archive feature for Exchange 2010 but for some reason it won't show up for Exchange users using Outlook 2010 client. If I log into OWA, it will appear there but not ...
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Tool for managing archive drive and working drive

I have been tasked with administering a process here at work that is a little out of my league. We currently have access to two network drives, the S drive and the V drive. S drive is 18.1 ...
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Is it possible to have e-mails archived instead of deleted in Exchange Server?

I am using Exchange, but I am looking for a good way to create an e-mail archive. I would like to be able to search through my own files. It seems that automatically placing all deleted e-mail in an ...
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Compliance/e-discovery - message and SMS text archiving

I work in the financial trading industry and have a forthcoming regulatory requirement to begin archiving electronic communications. This includes social media, instant messaging (e.g. AIM and Yahoo ...
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free/open source exchange 2007 archiving sonlutio

I'm looking for a open source email archiving solution for Exchange 2007. I can work in linux also to store the emails. Anyone know of one that works with exchange 2007? and No I can't upgrade to ...
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Long-term storage of Business Critical data

This is a really tricky one, and to some extent it's not a technical problem, and might not belong here, but Server Fault is for system administrators ... who manage or maintain computers in ...
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How do you persuade users to abandon their personal folders?

Towards the end of last year we started using Mimecast services, in particular their cloud-based e-mail archiving. Since then we’ve been rolling out the Mimecast Services for Outlook (MSO) add-in. ...
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A question concerning POP3 e-mails and my company's Exchange 2003 server

I work at an appliance repair company and I'm unable to officially have my Outlook auto-archive POP3 e-mails sent from technicians, via their Blackberrys, out on the field. Is there a program that ...
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Can I archive a RAID NAS by removing and storing the drives?

We have a netgear readynas pro with 6 drives. It's configured using netgear's X-RAID2 format, which is (I think) similar to RAID 5. The NAS is almost completely full, and needs to be cleaned up and ...
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Is it a Bad Idea to Use Compressed Folders for Log File Archiving?

We have a custom Windows Service in our production environment that for auditing and diagnostic reasons generates log files in the file system. The log files are quite verbose (by necessity) and ...
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Client-side Mail Archiving

We have a client (C) who was recently required by the parent company to move their e-mail to the parent company (P) Exchange system. Users of C generally have large mailboxes and previously made use ...
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What hardware and software specifications would you have for purchasing a data-archival system? [closed]

If you had some money to spend (approximately CAD180,000) on hardware and software to set up a data-archival system. We have a quote from Isilon Systems however before the money is spent we have to ...
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What type of hard drive would be recomended for a backup server?

I've been tasked with specing out upgrading our backup process. Right now we have a DAT72 drive that's been used for the last 3 or 4 years and can hold 6 tapes. Now we'd like to simplify the process ...
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Does an unplugged hard drive used for data archival deteriorate?

If I were to archive data on a hard drive, unplug it, and set it on a (not dusty, temperature-controlled) shelf somewhere, would that drive deteriorate much? How does the data retention of an ...
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Self-healing archive file format with redundancy

When I used RAR, I had an option to add some extra recovery data in order to be able to cope with a not-perfect medium (think floppy disks). It saved my day several times, specially when dealing with ...
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How do you handle data archiving?

Backups are one thing, but long term archival is another. For example, you might be required to store emails for 7 years, or keep all project data indefinitely. I used to save archives to tape, but ...
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Good backup/archiving software?

I want to archive several folders and delete them from my HD. What are good software to archive those files, to test the dvds every few months for corruption. Track other dvds that have a copy of said ...
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What is a good media for long term backups [closed]

In brief, what is a good storage solution for a small business that wishes (or is required to) maintain long term storage of backed-up data? Ideally, the user should not have to worry about the ...