[This documentation is preliminary and subject to change.]
The process of backing up and restoring ADAM is considerably simpler than that for Active Directory. It is simple in that it is only necessary to back up and restore only the ADAM data store and not the ADAM system state. The backup and restore can use standard file backup utilities.
For more information about backing up and restoring ADAM, see Backing Up and Restoring Active Directory.
This section includes the following topics about backing up and restoring ADAM: