Monitoring backup operations

You can monitor the progress of different backup operations by using the SnapCenter Jobs page. You might want to check the progress to determine when it is complete or if there is an issue.

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The following icons appear on the Jobs page and indicate the state of the operation:


  1. In the left navigation pane, click Monitor.
  2. In the Monitor page, click Jobs.
  3. Optional: In the Jobs page, perform the following steps:
    1. Click to filter the list so that only backup operations are listed.
    2. Specify the start and end dates.
    3. From the Type drop-down list, select Backup.
    4. From the Status drop-down, select the backup status.
    5. Click Apply to view the operations completed successfully.
  4. Select a backup job, and then click Details to view the job details.
    Note: Though the backup job status displaysCompleted icon, when you click on job details you might see that some of the child tasks of the backup operation are still in progress.
  5. Optional: In the Job Details page, click View logs.
    The View logs button displays the detailed logs for the selected operation.