The system administrator schedules backups of the Identity Appliance single sign-on (SSO) server on a regular basis and in specific cases.

As a best practice, back up your Identity Appliance, vRealize Automation appliance, and databases at the same time.

In addition, back up the Identity Appliance in the following cases.

You change the component configuration.

You add or delete a tenant.

You create, delete, or modify an identity store.