Rescans Dell EMC VNX storage volumes added to the backup infrastructure.
Product Edition: Standard, Enterprise, Enterprise Plus, Veeam Universal License
Storage System: Dell EMC VNX
Sync-VNXVolume -Volume <CSanVolume> [<CommonParameters>]
This cmdlet rescans Dell EMC VNX 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-VNXHost to rescan an entire Dell EMC VNX storage system.
The cmdlet will not notify you in case Veeam Backup & Replication fails to perform a rescan.
Specifies an array of storage volumes that you want to rescan.
This cmdlet supports Microsoft PowerShell common parameters. For more information on common parameters, see the About CommonParameters section of Microsoft Docs.
This example shows how to rescan a Dell EMC VNX storage volume added to the backup infrastructure.
- Run Get-VNXHost to get the storage system. Save the result to the $storage variable.
- Run Get-VNXVolume with the $storage variable to get the Dell EMC VNX volume that you want to rescan. Save the result to the $volume variable.
- Run Sync-VNXVolume with the $volume variable.
$storage = Get-VNXHost -Name "VNX Storage"
$volume = Get-VNXVolume -Name "VOLUME1" -Host $storage
Sync-VNXVolume -Volume $volume