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