Back Up System Center 2012 - Operations Manager


Updated: May 13, 2016

Applies To: System Center 2012 R2 Operations Manager, System Center 2012 - Operations Manager, System Center 2012 SP1 - Operations Manager

To preserve data in case of a failure, you must have a recent backup of System Center 2012 – Operations Manager databases and other important data as listed in this topic.

Data to Back Up

To ensure your ability to correctly preserve and restore your Operations Manager environment, you should back up the following key items:

  • Operational database, data warehouse database, and the Audit Collection Services (ACS) database

  • Custom management packs

  • Custom report definition files and computer certificates