Sync-VNXHost

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    Short Description

    Rescans Dell EMC VNX storage system.

    Applies to

    Platform: VMware

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

    Storage System: Dell EMC VNX

    Syntax

    Sync-VNXHost -Host <CVnxHost>  [<CommonParameters>]

    Detailed Description

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

    Run Sync-VNXVolume to rescan Dell EMC VNX volumes added to the backup infrastructure.

    Sync-VNXHost 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

    Storage

    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 about common parameters, see http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/p/?LinkID=113216.

    Example

    This example shows how to rescan a Dell EMC VNX storage system.

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

    $storage = Get-VNXHost -Name "VNX Storage"

    Sync-VNXHost -Storage $storage

    Related Commands

    Get-VNXHost

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