Requesting job status reports from the Dashboard

You can request reports about backup and restore jobs that have a particular status from the Dashboard page. This is useful if you want to identify the total number of successful or failed jobs in your SnapCenter environment.

About this task

For information on the SnapCenter VMware vSphere web client Dashboard, see the SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere documentation.

Protecting VMs and datastores

Steps

  1. In the left navigation pane, click Dashboard, and then select the appropriate plug-in from the list.
  2. Locate the pie chart for the job for which you want to obtain a job status report.
  3. Click the pie slice representing the status for which you want a report.

Result

When you click the pie chart, you are redirected from Dashboard page to the Reports page. The report displays only jobs with the status you selected. You can review the report or download it to your local system.