Tag: glacier


rclone – compress and backup full disk to remote or cloud storage

This is the command which will do the magic: dd if=/dev/sda1 | gzip | rclone rcat db-disks:/path/to/backup.gzip This command will read full disk contents and will stream it to gzip command for compression and which in turn stream to rclone. We are guiding rclone to rcat (remote cat) those contents to the desired remote path. …


Amazon S3 Glacier Deep Archive storage class for $1/TB backups

Amazon S3 provides the most cost effective pricing of $1/TB for Glacier Deep Archive storage class. It is too good to be true. But, it comes with a drawback that when you need your data you will have to pay a lot. It is like a cheap hard drive on which you can easily store …