Add-HP3Snapshot

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    Short Description

    Creates HPE 3PAR StoreServ storage snapshots.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware

    Product Edition: Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License

    Storage System: HPE 3PAR StoreServ

    Syntax

    Add-HP3Snapshot -Volume <CSanVolume> [-Name <string>][-Description <string>][<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet creates a snapshot of a selected HPE 3PAR StoreServ storage volume.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Volume

    Specifies the storage volume for which you want to take snapshot.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    False

    Name

    Specifies the name you want to assign to the snapshot.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    Description

    Specifies the description of the snapshot.

    False

    Named

    False

    False

    <CommonParameters>

    This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information about common parameters, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216.

    Example

    This example shows how to create a snapshot of the HPE 3PAR StoreServ storage volume.

    You will need to perform the following steps:

    1. Run Get-HP3Storage to get the storage and save it to the $storage variable.
    2. Run Get-HP3Volume with the $storage variable. Save the volume to the $volume variable.
    3. Run Add-HP3Snapshot with the $volume variable.

    $storage = Get-HP3Storage -Name "HPE 3PAR StoreServe Storage"

    $volume = Get-HP3Volume -Storage $storage

    Add-HP3Snapshot -Volume $volume -Name "vol_SS_01" -Description "Vol 01 snapshot"

    Related Commands

    Get-HP3Volume