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Comment RAID is not backup, this is true, but... (Score 1) 229

...a backup kept ON a RAID is a backup more likely to be usable when the time comes.

I back up onto both a local RAID-5 and to cloud storage (I use Backblaze) and though I have had several primary drive crashes in the last few years, the backups saved the day.

Comment Wide Open West (Score 1) 290

If you can get WOW where you are, they have a superior cable modem offering. They don't cap you. And when I had problems they showed up on a Sunday AM to fix them. (Squirrel chewed the wire.)

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The system was down for backups from 5am to 10am last Saturday.