Sync-ThinkSystemHost

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    Short Description

    Rescans ThinkSystem storage systems.

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

    Syntax

    Sync-ThinkSystemHost [-Host <CNaHost>]  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

    This cmdlet rescans ThinkSystem storage systems. During a rescan Veeam Backup & Replication, retrieves information about the storage system topology and adds storage volumes to the backup infrastructure.

    Run the Sync-ThinkSystemVolume cmdlet to rescan ThinkSystem volumes added to the backup infrastructure.

    Sync-ThinkSystemHost Note:

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

    Parameters

    Parameter

    Description

    Type

    Required

    Position

    Accept
    Pipeline
    Input

    Host

    Specifies a storage system that you want to rescan.

    Accepts the CNaHost object. To create this object, run the Get-ThinkSystemHost cmdlet

    False

    Named

    True (ByValue,
    ByProperty
    Name)

    <CommonParameters>

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

    Examples

    Rescanning ThinkSystem Storage Systems

    This example shows how to rescan ThinkSystem storage systems.

    $storage = Get-ThinkSystemHost -Name "ThinkSystem Store 01"

    Sync-ThinkSystemHost -Host $storage

    Perform the following steps:

    1. Run the Get-ThinkSystemHost cmdlet. Specify the Name parameter value.  Save the result to the $storage variable.
    2. Run the Sync-ThinkSystemHost cmdlet.  Set the $storage variable as the Host parameter value.

    Related Commands

    Get-ThinkSystemHost