Online Documentation for SQL Manager for SQL server

Backup Devices

A Backup device is a tape drive or a disk drive used in backup and restore operations. When creating a backup, you must select a backup device where the data will be written. Microsoft SQL Server 2005 (and higher) can back up databases, transaction logs, and files to disk and tape devices.


To open a list of backup devices on a server select the Services | iconServices_BackupDevices Backup Devices... main menu item