wE HAVE A PROBLEM!!

when we want to do a remote backup then the next message we see:

May 08 15:16:50 1998: Backup Server: 5.16.2.2: DB-Library error, error
number 20011, severity 8: Maximum number of DBPROCESSes already allocated.
May 08 15:16:50 1998: Backup Server: 5.3.2.1: Cannot open a connection to
the slave site 'tempo_bs'.
May 08 15:16:50 1998: Backup Server: 5.16.2.2: DB-Library error, error
number 20018, severity 5: General SQL Server error: Check messages from the
SQL Server.
May 08 15:16:50 1998: Backup Server: 5.16.2.2: DB-Library error, error
number 20018, severity 5: General SQL Server error: Check messages from the
SQL Server.
May 08 15:16:50 1998: Backup Server: 5.16.2.2: DB-Library error, error
number 20018, severity 5: General SQL Server error: Check messages from the
SQL Server.


then doesn't do the backup

Does anyone know how to correct this

ASE ebf 7830 in NT both systems