Tag: rclone


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 …


Dropbox best cloud storage

Always had problems with my file storage. Tried everything like Apple Time Capsule and other backup solutions, but Dropbox is the best way to backup your files. The best part is that if you fail to pay, Dropbox never deletes your files. They just downgrade your Dropbox account. I have been using Dropbox business since …