sql server compressed backup with t-sql in sql server web edition


  • Hi ALL,

    Please let me know if I can do the compressed backup with t-sql code in sql server web edition .



    • Edited by chinna738 Friday, September 20, 2013 2:14 PM
    Friday, September 20, 2013 2:13 PM


  • Hi, backup compression is not supported in Web Edition.  In SQL Server 2008 backup compression was only supported in Enterprise edition.  In 2008 R2, it is supported in Datacenter, Enterprise, and Standard.  In 2012, it is supported by Enterprise, BI, and Standard.

    Here is the complete feature by edition list:

    Sam Lester (MSFT)

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    Friday, September 20, 2013 2:24 PM