[olug] Co-lo in SE Nebraska

Sam Tetherow tetherow at shwisp.net
Fri Jul 27 16:57:26 UTC 2012

Amazon S3 would be 565/mo for 5TB.

Restore would not be anywhere near as painful as the original upload 
though :)

On 07/27/2012 11:45 AM, Obi-Wan wrote:
>> It's been a while since this topic has come up.  What options are there
>> for co-location (not VPS or web hosting, but true co-location) in the
>> Lincoln/Omaha area?
>> My company is looking for a place to host a backup file server, so
>> we'll need a few U and a heckuva lot of bandwidth.  I'm not sure if
>> KC is too far away for us or not.  Probably.
> Thanks for the suggestions so far.  My boss now says he's also willing
> to explore non-local services where we could merely purchase off-site
> storage without necessarily having our own physical hardware.  We're
> talking ~5 TB, I'm guessing.  Does such a service exist anywhere?  This
> is way beyond the scale of most cloud backups targetted at home users.
> Personally, I'm not sure how well that would work as a backup, because
> it would take eons to restore that much data over the wire unless they
> could overnight us a few hard drives.  But he asked...

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