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Deleting SQL Litespeed Backups

While SQL Litespeed offers significant savings in space, that does not mean you won’t necessarily have space issues if you don’t clean up your backups.

Back in the day when I had Litespeed at my disposal, I started off using the maintenance plans which look very similar to the maintenance plan designer that you will be used to in SQL Server 2005. It was a very basic plan consisting only of a full backup of all databases and then delete any backups over 3 days old.
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