Sync-StoragePluginHost

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    Short Description

    Rescans Universal Storage API integrated systems.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware

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

    Storage System: IBM Spectrum Virtualize, INFINIDAT InfiniBox, Pure Storage

    Syntax

    Sync-StoragePluginHost -Host <CPublicPluginHost> [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet rescans Universal Storage API integrated systems. During rescan Veeam Backup & Replication retrieves information about the storage system topology and adds storage volumes to the backup infrastructure.

    Run Sync-StoragePluginVolume to rescan Universal Storage API volumes added to the backup infrastructure.

    Sync-StoragePluginHost 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

    Host

    Specifies a storage system 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 to how to rescan Universal Storage API integrated system.

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

    $storage = Get-StoragePluginHost -Name "IBM Spectrum"

    Sync-StoragePluginHost -Host $storage

    Related Commands

    Get-StoragePluginHost