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Backup DB and Email

By dgrover,

I have the need to backup multiple MS SQL databases and email to a support email address.
I have added on an original script to produce a fairly robust db back and email script.
You can either email the db or just a notification of backup.
Script will also maintain db's for a set length of time before deleting.

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