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Should static data be backed up every time to tape?

In the Backup and Recovery book, they write it is good practice to make a full backup every month, and then increments or differential back up each week. What if I have 800GB data and ~10GB changes ...
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2answers
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How to properly format tape drives

I have just recently graduated college and have received a job working at a web development company. I have been assigned the task of setting up a proper tape drive backup system. Essentially, I will ...
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2answers
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Server tape backup solutions?

Our server is now setup to run a basic Domain. Our other (older) samba server uses an Iomega Internal REV tape drive for backups. There is an advantage to installing another tape drive the same into ...
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Restore Unix Tapes in Windows

I have some tape Cartridges written in UNIX/ Linux which i want to restore in a Windows Vista/ 2003 64bit Server system. Can anyone suggest the software/ tools required. Windows doesn't recognize ...