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22 views

Remote storage on ubuntu server

I have an Ubuntu server having limited storage, 30GB. I need extra 100GB, how can I have a remote storage or remote drive which does not occupy local space? Cloud services like dropbox take local ...
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0answers
47 views

Are there any opensource/free tools to build cloud based file storage? [closed]

I have around 50 windows machines. They are used for some computing works, which are running some in-house .NET applications. Each of them has 1Tb hard drive. I would like to utilize unused spaces on ...
0
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1answer
56 views

Understanding swiftstack storage

I just wanted to make sure I understand swift FS properly. Is it possible to run a live VM operating system image on Swift like you can on a mounted SAN/NAS/Local storage? Or is it just for operations ...
0
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1answer
67 views

Swap files in Cloud Infrastructures

At our company we set up an OpenStack Cloud and are currently creating internal guidelines for creation of OS templates / images. One controversial topic was if we should provide swap inside the VM ...
2
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1answer
104 views

Performance issue in using Amazon S3 for run-time updates

I have a web application hosted in Amazon EC2 as well as in Rackspace. Users can upload files through this application and also modify them. Those files are stored in local storage in each of these ...
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1answer
64 views

Storage in the cloud [closed]

If I save a document using a cloud based service, am I right in thinking that my file will be stored redundantly on a few DAS servers in a local data center. When I try and access this data again, how ...
2
votes
3answers
378 views

Possible to per file encrypt cloud storage? [closed]

With the many cloud storage providers that there now exist, would it be possible to add a layer of encryption before the files are saved? It would be possible to make an encrypted partition in a ...
2
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1answer
116 views

Possible to use Azure xDrive (PageBlob) with on-premises Windows 2008R2

Azure's Windows 2008R2 based hosts currently use blob storage for something called XDrive. Since this is just a driver and a few other system components, has anyone figured out what files need to be ...
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4answers
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How to move files between two S3 buckets with minimum cost?

I have millions of files in a Amazon S3 bucket and I'd like to move these files to other buckets and folders with minimum cost or no cost if possible. All buckets are in the same zone. How could I ...
0
votes
1answer
130 views

In a MySQL database shared by many clients, how do you calculate the storage consumed by a single client and its data

So basically the same table is shared by many client with a foreign key that identifies which data belongs to whom Thanks
0
votes
1answer
77 views

Any cloud storage for backups (upload by passing a http-link)

We have our backups available via direct http and we are serching for a cloud provider with a feature: We should give a backup http or ftp link to it`s control panel or api and it should upload this ...
1
vote
2answers
473 views

which is best smart automatic file replication solution for cloud storage based systems

I am looking for a solution for a project i am working on. We are developing a websystem where people can upload their files and other people can download it. (similar to rapidshare.com model) ...
0
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2answers
131 views

Cloud or VPS for a data-mining proof-of-concept setup?

We need to host a proof-of-concept system online for an I/O heavy data-mining app. We typicall need 100-200GB per system, but we have low CPU and bandwidth requirements. Ideally, we'd like to have a ...