March 31st, 2004

bswing

[Raleigh] $200.00/windows backup

Our next door neighbor at work is a jeweller. He has a Windows system that he wants to get set up on a system of regular backups, but he's not sure how to go about it. If you're a techie in the Raleigh area who could use a couple hundred bucks to help him set it up, let me know.

Even if you're not, any tips and/or suggestions for appropriate hardware and software are welcome.

[Edit: He has a 100 GB drive that he would like to back up daily. I believe much of the content he wishes to back up consists of CAD files of jewelry designs. I think he has quite a bit of money, but no time and basic computer expertise, so it has to be dead simple.

Incorporating fishsupreme's suggestions, here's what I think I'll suggest to him:

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