We have a test environment, staging and production, on the test and staging environment SQL Server runs as Local System account – I can remote onto both these servers and backup all my databases as required. On Production SQL Server runs as a specified account, when my script hits the last line to do the actual backup I get the following error:-
SqlBackup" with "1" argument(s): "Backup failed for Server
Is this the double hop issue, if I log onto the production server and run my script on the box itself it works just fine.
So long as you're not asking the remoting session to access non-local resources, then no, it probably isn't a double-hop problem. But it sounds as if you may be asking the session to access non-local resources, since running the script when logged in on the console works.