You must back up all the BizTalk Server 2004-related databases when you want to back up an instance of BizTalk Server

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When you want to back up an instance of Microsoft BizTalk Server 2004, you must back up all the BizTalk Server 2004-related databases on computers that are participating in the BizTalk Server 2004 installation to a common point.

Service pack information

To resolve this problem, obtain the latest service pack for Microsoft BizTalk Server 2004. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
888751 How to obtain the latest BizTalk Server 2004 service pack

Hotfix information

The English version of this hotfix has the file attributes (or later file attributes) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.
   Date         Time             Size    File name   ---------------------------------------------------------------------   30-Jul-2004  19:16            80,654  Logshipping_destination.sql   21-Jul-2004  15:21            17,976  Logshipping_destinationjobs.sql   22-Jul-2004  15:58           178,966  Logshipping_source.sql
Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section.This problem was corrected in BizTalk Server 2004 Service Pack 1.
A BizTalk Server 2004 transaction may span multiple databases and multiple computers. If one of those databases fails, the whole BizTalk Server 2004 instance has to be restored, and then all related databases must be restored to a single point in time to guarantee that the system is in a consistent state. BizTalk Server 2004 does not include the ability to keep a warm standby environment. This hotfix, known as BizTalk Server 2004 Log Shipping, provides this functionality.

Article ID: 872773 - Last Review: 01/17/2015 08:44:18 - Revision: 2.3

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