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Add-NimbleSnapshot

Short Description

Creates Nimble storage snapshots.

Applies to

Platform: VMware

Product Edition: Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus

Syntax

Add-NimbleSnapshot -Volume <CSanVolume> [-Name <string>]  [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

This cmdlet creates a snapshot of a selected Nimble 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 (by Value
FromPipeline, ValueFromPipeline
ByPropertyName)

False

Name

Specifies the name you want to assign to 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 command creates a new snapshot with the "DailySnapshot01" name for the volume with the "VOL01" name.

  1. Run Get-NimbleVolume to get the volume and save it to the $volume variable.
  2. Run Add-NimbleSnapshot with the $volume variable.

PS C:\PS> $volume = Get-NimbleVolume -Name "VOL01"

PS C:\PS> Add-NimbleSnapshot -Volume $volume -Name "DailySnapshot01"

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Get-NimbleVolume

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