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Identifying change to disk block level

I have a problem :) I would like to identify how much change there has been at block level to a particular disk. I am looking for something that can take the equivalent of a "fingerprint" of the ...
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Block-level raw partition backup for Linux?

I have RAW LVM volumes I've exported as a snapshot from a Falconstor/EMC Symmetrix virtual SAN appliance. Upon these logical volumes are Xen virtual guest servers which are present to a backup server ...
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How might I estimate size of changed blocks on a system over 24 hours?

I'm going to use a block-level backup solution to backup a Hyper-V server running SBS 2008 plus two additional instances of Windows 2008. It's fairly lightweight in terms of relative use. Total file ...
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block level vs. file level cloning?

I've always been a block level kinda guy but I'm interested in hearing some real world experiences with file level cloning. What are some of the advantages and disadvantages as well as what tools work ...