ASR Backup Crashing with SQL errors

I am trying to run an ASR backup on a Server 2k3 SP2 machine and it keeps crashing.

From event viewer I am seeing two errors related after I attempt the job

SQLWRITER Event: 24583

Sqllib error: OLEDB Error encountered calling IDBInitialize::Initialize. hr = 0x80004005. SQLSTATE: HYT00, Native Error: 0
Source: Microsoft SQL Native Client
Error message: Login timeout expired
SQLSTATE: 08001, Native Error: 10061
Source: Microsoft SQL Native Client
Error message: An error has occurred while establishing a connection to the server. When connecting to SQL Server 2005, this failure may be caused by the fact that under the default settings SQL Server does not allow remote connections.
SQLSTATE: 08001, Native Error: 10061
Error state: 1, Severity: 16
Source: Microsoft SQL Native Client
Error message: TCP Provider: No connection could be made because the target machine actively refused it.

DBPROP_INIT_DATASOURCE: xxxx
DBPROP_INIT_CATALOG: master
DBPROP_AUTH_INTEGRATED: SSPI

and VSS Event: 6013

Sqllib error: OLEDB Error encountered calling IDBInitialize::Initialize. hr = 0x80004005. SQLSTATE: 08001, Native Error: 17
Error state: 1, Severity: 16
Source: Microsoft OLE DB Provider for SQL Server
Error message: [DBNETLIB][ConnectionOpen (Connect()).]SQL Server does not exist or access denied.

I went through running Vssadmin list writers from command line which output all stable items, but did not contain any SQL items besides MSDEWriter.

I also noticed that the SQL VSS Writer service was off, but after enabling that and attempting to run again I still got nothing.

Any help would be appreciated.
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Act5580Author Commented:
That article lead me in the right direction as far as changing settings in the surface area config. Thanks.
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