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Any way to use Amazon S3 for remote backups?
« on: August 01, 2016, 06:54:20 PM »
My server is getting close to its HDD limit, I want to trasnfer the Backups daily to Amazon S3, can't figure it out, anyone has done this, or can offer an alternative?

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Re: Any way to use Amazon S3 for remote backups?
« Reply #1 on: August 11, 2016, 02:03:39 AM »
hope you have already figured this out.

if not then you can mouse s3 as using sshfs . here is the tutorial how to do it

http://forum.centos-webpanel.com/backup/remote-disk-backup-sshfs/

here is the article how to mount a disk using sshfs

http://www.cyberciti.biz/faq/how-to-mount-remote-directory-filesystems-with-sshfs-on-linux/

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Re: Any way to use Amazon S3 for remote backups?
« Reply #2 on: November 03, 2016, 03:39:34 PM »
I wrote a way to backup to B2 Backblaze, which is way cheaper and a better deal than Amazon S3
http://forum.centos-webpanel.com/how-to/how-to-backup-cwp-server-to-b2-backblaze/