Sync-NimbleVolume

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    Short Description

    Rescans HPE Nimble storage volumes added to the backup infrastructure

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware

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

    Syntax

    Sync-NimbleVolume -Volume <CSanVolume[]>  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet rescans HPE Nimble storage volumes from the backup infrastructure. Veeam Backup & Replication uses this process to synchronize the state of the backup server with storage systems state and to get information about new snapshots created on storage volumes.

    Run Sync-NimbleHost to rescan an entire HPE Nimble storage system.

    Sync-NimbleVolume Note:

    The cmdlet will not notify you in case Veeam Backup & Replication fails to perform a rescan.

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Accept
    Wildcard
    Characters

    Volume

    Specifies an array of storage volumes that you want to rescan.

    True

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    False

    <CommonParameters>

    This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information on common parameters, see the About CommonParameters section of Microsoft Docs.

    Example

    This example shows how to rescan an HPE Nimble storage volume added to the backup infrastructure.

    1. Run Get-NimbleVolume to get the storage volume that you want to rescan. Save the result to the $volume variable.
    2. Run Sync-NimbleVolume with the $volume variable.

    $volume = Get-NimbleVolume -Name "VOL01"

    Sync-NimbleVolume -Volume $volume

    Related Commands

    Get-NimbleVolume