Using NetBackup for SQL Server Using the NetBackup for MS SQL Client interface
From the drop-down list, select the desired transaction log option. For more information, refer to the following table.
Back up and truncate transaction log
Back up the transaction log and remove the inactive part of the transaction log.
Back up transaction log but don’t truncate it
(SQL Server 7 and SQL Server 2000) Back up a transaction log without truncating it.
Truncate transaction log, but don't back it up
(SQL Server 2005) Truncate the log without performing a backup.
Backup and restore tail log
Back up and recover the tail log from disk.
Select the desired backup options.
See “Backup options” on page 65 for a description of the other available backup options.
Click Backup. To view the progress of the backup, choose File > View status.
Backing up database filegroups
If you are periodically backing up only read-write filegroups as a part of your backup strategy, refer to “Backing up read-write filegroups (SQL Server 2005)”