hardware for pbs

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    Hardware for PBS

    Hello I'm a newbie in Proxmox but I want to use it in professional environment. Usually my customers (now with vmware and veeam) has veeam on a VM and some external NAS. With Proxmox PBS I've seen that is better to have PBS physical and not virtual with local storage to have better performance...
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    Proxmox Backup Server Hardware, is that usable?

    Hello everyone, Two Options: 1) Intel Xeon E5-1650V3 256 GB RAM 15x 10 TB HDDs (probably configured as 3-Way Mirror, so 50 TB usable?). Has to run PBS and act as Backup Storage Pool or 2) Intel Xeon W-2145 128 GB 2x 960 GB SSD (PBS Setup and SLOG, L2Arc for Backup pool?) 10x16 TB HDD (probably...
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    Physical and logical set up for PBS

    Hi, I am setting up my Proxmox environment. Was thinking of the below: Proxmox VE server i7 & 32GB Ram / 1x 256 M.2 SSD LVM Cache / Software raid: 2 x 6TB 7200rpm desktop 3.5" disks (mirrored) - LVM ext4 / 1x512 M.2 SSD ext4 for VMs Options: Run PBS as a VM on the i7 and use a Raspberry Pi /...
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    Common hardware in use for small home PBS installations?

    Curious to find out from the community what hardware ppl are using for their home backups. Aware of the system reqs, but curious if anyone has PBS installed on NAS hardware like Synology or a cheaper QNAP? Alternatives I'm considering are just banging together a small ITX and letting that handle.
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    looking for an hardware advice

    So I am trying to put in place backup server without increasing too much the budget envelop and I am wondering what would people suggest these days. I was thinking at first to repurpose a supermicro SIA214 I have and increase the SSD storage inside and had a 2x10G card but unfortunately it...


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