backup2.sown.org.uk is one of SOWN's backup servers.
It has a Intel(R) Celeron(R) CPU J1900 @ 1.99GHz processor with 4GiB4,096 MiB
of memory. Its hard disk controller is a Atom Processor E3800 Series SATA AHCI Controller with a 931GiB953,344 MiB
(1TB) Western Digital WDC WD10EZEX-00B ATA disk. It has a RTL8111/8168/8411 PCI Express Gigabit Ethernet network interface. It is housed within a 1U 19inch Rack-mount case located in 53/30XX (50° 56' 9", -1° 23' 49").
The server's operating system is Ubuntu 18.04 LTS running a Linux 4.15.0 x86_64 kernel.
The server also has the following software installed on it:
- Backup archiving
This server is connected to the SOWN VLAN, with the IP addresses:
Its DNS name is:
Its MAC address is 10:7b:44:47:5d:b2 on its eth0 interface and is connected to port GigabitEthernet4/0/39 with a white-coloured network cable.
The WakeOnLAN capability of this server is supported but not enabled on eth0.
In December 2018 the hardware for the server was upgraded from a VIA VT8623-8235 system with a EPIA-M motherboard and a 1GHz Nehemiah VIA C3 CPU and 512MiB of RAM.
Prior to upgrading to Ubuntu 14.04 LTS and installing a 1TB SATA hard drive in July 2016, backup2 use to have the hostname abednego as this was tied to the physical hardware which has changed but is still fundamentally the same as before except for the hard drive change.