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Under /proc/sys/vm you can set a lot which makes your writes faster. It is because the linux filesystem & vm developers like to make an irrational oft write cache flush, to make their work to see more stabile. The next settings in sysctl.conf (and their commit with a sysctl -p) on the target system of your backup will be able to help a lot: ...
Make sure you use incremental backups over FTP. Consider using a 3rd party backup system like R1SOFT or another system. CPanel by default will dump and tar the backups locally and use your disk before sending the files over. But using the incremental FTP option will prevent taring of the files on the local disk.
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