Building a low powered NAS/backup target using a Raspberry Pi

The exterior of the WD PiDrive Enclosure

The components

Assembling the hardware

Setting up the software

Open Media Vault RAID Management

Intelligent backups with Borg

$ borg create [...]
[...]
Archive name: 2016-11-16
Archive fingerprint: abc123
Time (start): Wed, 2016-11-16 15:39:02
Time (end): Wed, 2016-11-16 16:00:33
Duration: 21 minutes 30.73 seconds
Number of files: 479655
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Original size Compressed size Deduplicated size
This archive: 182.82 GB 149.64 GB 2.21 GB
All archives: 1.98 TB 1.65 TB 160.44 GB
Unique chunks Total chunks
Chunk index: 353473 6359805
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Final verdict

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