CA Identity Manager. How to automate back up IME?

Document ID : KB000045719
Last Modified Date : 14/02/2018
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Question: 

In v12.6. sp8 is it possible to schedule a regular backup of the IME (similar to the cleanup submitted tasks)?

 

Answer: 

The ImportExportUtility cmd line utility could be scheduled regular backups of the IME.  

This would need to be scheduled outside of IDM:
https://docops.ca.com/ca-identity-manager/12-6-8/EN/administrating/migrate-ca-identity-manager-artifacts-to-production-environment

The documentation discusses planning to ensure everything is backed up here:
https://docops.ca.com/ca-identity-manager/12-6-8/EN/installing/disaster-recovery/develop-backup-plans