000023862 - How to backup RSA Key Manager Server?

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Article Number000023862
Applies ToRSA Key Manager Server (KMS)
IssueHow to backup RSA Key Manager Server?
Best backup practices for Key Manager Server
What are the necessary files to backup?
ResolutionRSA Key Manager uses a third party database to store it's data. For that reason, you must follow the database vendor's directive to backup the data.

To backup the Key Manager Server, make sure that you backup the following files:
  - softwareMasterKey.properties
  - keyManagerServer.properties
  - databaseCredentials.properties
  - KMS.xml

In case you need to restore Key Manager Server, the above files are the most important one.

More to that, you want to keep a copy of Access Manager (Clear Trust)'s configuration:
  - admingui.cfg
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