BackupVault Pro makes use of the Microsoft Volume ShadowCopy Service (VSS) to back up open files such as an Outlook PST file, which is just a fraction of what VSS can do. The VSS plug-in utilises VSS on a much more advanced level by allowing you to protect any VSS-enabled database and application available on your server with a single plug-in; without the need for a database dump. A perfect example of this is a Microsoft SQL database server.
The Attix5 VSS plugin supports the following versions of Microsoft SQL:
If you would like to restore a database, follow the How to restore MS SQL tutorial.
Article ID: 30
Created: Wed, Nov 12, 2014
Last Updated: Sun, Jun 23, 2019
Author: Rob Stevenson
Online URL: https://www.backupvault.co.uk/kb/article/how-to-backup-a-ms-sql-database-using-backupvault-pro.html