Linux based NAS

Responded to complaint that FTP access was down - Began troubleshooting FTP access to the Linux based server appliance. (Note it had been running 419 days since the last


- Applied the available updates and rebooted. - Successfully tested onsite access to the FTP interface.

- Discussed and demonstrated Filezilla FTP access and

use to onsite personnel.

Note - for this occasional client, not under a service contract, their server

ran 419 days with zero maintenance. I don't recommend that but offer it

as an example of high reliabilty and low downtime possible with modern

server solutions. In addition the backup system I setup last year consisting

of a custom script mirroring files to a workstation and then syncing to the

cloud (via Carbonite) had run continuously for one year plus and needed no


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