Create IBM Storwize Snapshot
- Create IBM Storwize Snapshot
- This task creates a file system snapshot or independent fileset snapshot. There is a maximum limit of 256 snapshots per file system. The sum of manual snapshots created with this command and automatically snapshots created for an association cannot exceed this limit.
Input Description Mappable To Type Mandatory Account Name Choose an IBM Storwize account accountName Y Snapshot Type Choose the snapshot type ibmStorwizeSnapShotType Y Path Choose the path to the snapshot ibmStorwizeSnapShotPathIdentity Y Snapshot Name Enter a name for the snapshot. The format is @GMT-yyyy.MM.dd-HH.mm.ss if Windows Volume Shadow copy service (VSS) is used to restore files. White space, double and single quotation marks aq", parentheses (), asterisk *, forward slash /, and backward slash \ cannot be used. " The snapshot ID must not contain the '-psnap-' system reserved keyword. gen_text_input Y Snapshot Schedules Choose one or more snapshot schedules ibmStorageSnapshotRuleIdentity Y
Output Description Type IBM_STORWIZE_OUTPUT_SNAPSHOT_IDENTITY Output of snapshot identity ibmStorwizeSnapShotIdentity IBM_STORWIZE_OUTPUT_ACCOUNT_NAME Output of infra account name accountName IBM_STORWIZE_OUTPUT_DATACENTER Output of datacenter name on which selected operation was performed datacenterName