SQL Server: Important System Tables for Backup and Restore

For the Database Administrator, Database Backup and Restore are common and routine activities.

In this post, I am sharing an important list of SQL Server System tables to find out all the information related to Backup and Restore.
The MSDB stores all the information about the backup and restore into the following tables.

backupfile:
Stored information about the all backed up data file and log file.

backupfilegroup:
Stored information about the all backed up filegroup.

backupmediafamily:
Stored information about the each media family.

backupmediaset:
Stored information about the each backup media set.

backupset:
Stored information about the set of backup.

restorefile:
Stored information about the each restore file.

restorefilegroup:
Stored information about the each file group.

restorehistory:
Stored information about the each restore operation.


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