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What is a safe way to back up a sparsebundle that is exported via afpd?

I work with a number of OSX client machines that back up via TimeMachine to AFP shares on an Ubuntu Linux file server, exported by netatalk/afpd. These clients back up at arbitrary times of the day, ...
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Detecting data corruption so we're not backing up corrupt files

I've been thinking about data integrity, I currently backup about 2tb of data and always have one backup of data from a year ago. My concern is if a file became corrupt on our production file server ...
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Best practices for backing up Windows workstations to Linux server?

I was wondering what strategies others in the community use when backing up their Windows-based workstations to Linux servers. At the moment I'm doing a bit of a test with Ubuntu Server LTS 10.04 and ...
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Disaster Recovery/Sabotage Protection for a small business

I've been contacted by two partners in a small professional firm. They are concerned about their other partner and want to take some steps to be absolutely sure that the company's data and systems ...