Selecting Home in the main window navigation bar reveals the SQL Backup Master dashboard view.
The dashboard is broken down into individual widgets, each of which refreshes its contents automatically.
The summary widget shows overview information such as the number of enabled and disabled backup jobs, total storage in use, and more.
Shows the number of backup jobs currently in each status. For example, you can quickly see how many backup jobs have never been run.
Shows the currently-installed product version, as well as the latest version available for download from the product website.
Shows a breakdown of storage space in use, either by backup job or destination.
Backup storage metrics are calculated as the last step of backup job execution.
Click the drop-down navigation button in the upper right corner of this widget to switch views.
Provides a visual representation of recent backup history using a stacked column graph.
Use the arrow navigation buttons to move back and forth in the recent backup history time-line.
To review complete backup history data, see the Backup history report.
Shows a list of SQL Server instances currently covered by configured backup jobs.
Shows the average execution time for each backup.
For a full report of average backup durations, see the Backups by average duration report.