Data Description

The MSS_DB02_BCKP event is used in SAP to analyze the database backup processes for a Microsoft SQL database.

Potential Use Cases

This event could be used in the following scenarios:

  • Alert on database backup failures

  • Dashboard on database backup history

  • Confirm last backup in case recovery is required.

Splunk Event

The event will look like this in Splunk:

SAP Navigation

Log into the managed system and execute the dbacockpit transaction code. Expand the options for the Backup and Recovery section and double-click the Backup History option on the left side. The information displayed will match the data that is extracted and sent to Splunk.

Note: No backups had been run recently on the database in the screenshot below, but this is where this information will be populated.