These are the views/functions that will be help ful to get same details as job summary report
1) SELECT * FROM CompletedBackupJobs('mm-dd-yyyy', 'mm-dd-yyyy', 1, 0)
Arguments are StartDate, EndDate, CountAgedJobs, IsSummary in that order.
2) select * from CommCellBackupInfo
let us know any specific data that is missing
New reports can be created and rendered by the users using above views with different graphing options using custom reports.
It is recommended to mine the data from Commserv as it has all the needed data.
Failed jobs retention can be modified from control panel for reporting purpose.
Metrics report is the new and improved version of CommNet, where only aggregated data is retained for long term trending purpose, example job counts are stored instead of entier job list.