On Thu, Apr 05, 2007 at 11:06:44PM -0700, Vlad Skvortsov wrote: > Robert Huff wrote: > >> I'm looking for an external backup solution for my FreeBSD file > >> server. I want it to be pluggable via USB interface (I'd share > >> it with a couple of servers). I'd also like to be able to move > >> backups to an off-site storage, so external HDD won't probably > >> work for me. My data size is currently about 50G, but I expect it > >> to grow to about 250G. My price range is below $300. > >> > >> Suggestions? > >> > > > > Check out Addonics, particularly the Saturn system. > > I have one of these: > > > > http://www.addonics.com/products/Saturn/aeschd.asp > > > > Yep, this looks interesting. However, can you say if there is any > significant advantage of this Saturn enclosures over "standard" ones, > besides the cyphering feature?
If you want encryption, you can use geli(8). This encrypts the raw disk with AES. I'm using it with my USB backup disk. Roland -- R.F.Smith http://www.xs4all.nl/~rsmith/ [plain text _non-HTML_ PGP/GnuPG encrypted/signed email much appreciated] pgp: 1A2B 477F 9970 BA3C 2914 B7CE 1277 EFB0 C321 A725 (KeyID: C321A725)
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