FIX: A "Backup BizTalk Server (BizTalkMgmtDb)" job on BizTalk Server 2010 fails when you try to back up a custom database

Applies to: BizTalk Server Branch 2010BizTalk Server Developer 2010BizTalk Server Enterprise 2010

Symptoms


When you run a "Backup BizTalk Server (BizTalkMgmtDb)" job on Microsoft BizTalk Server 2010 to back up a custom database, the backup job fails.

Note This issue typically occurs when the database name does not comply with SQL identifier naming rules. For example, the issue occurs when a database name starts with a number.

Cause


This issue occurs because brackets or quotation marks are required if identifiers do not comply with SQL naming rules.

Resolution


Cumulative update information

BizTalk Server 2010

The hotfix that resolves this issue is included in cumulative update package for BizTalk Server 2010.

For more information about how to obtain the cumulative update package, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2667310 Cumulative update package 4 for BizTalk Server 2010

Status


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.

References


For information about how to maintain and troubleshoot BizTalk Server databases, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

952555 How to maintain and troubleshoot BizTalk Server databases
For information about the service pack and cumulative update list for BizTalk Server, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

2555976 Service pack and cumulative update list for BizTalk Server

For more information about BizTalk Server hotfixes, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
2003907 Information about BizTalk Server hotfixes
For more information about how to back up custom databases, visit the following MSDN website: