Requesting Protection status reports from the Dashboard

You can request protection details for resources managed by specific plug-ins using the Dashboard.

About this task

Only data backups are considered for data protection summary.

Steps

  1. In the left navigation pane, click Dashboard.
  2. Locate the Latest Protection Summary tile in the Dashboard and use the pull-down menu to select a plug-in.
    The Dashboard displays a donut chart for resources backed up to Primary storage and, if applicable to the plug-in, a donut chart for resources backed up to secondary storage.
    Note: Data protection reports are available only for specific plug-ins types. Specifying "All Plug-ins" is not supported.
  3. Click the donut slice representing the status for which you want a report.
    Note: Redirection to the Reports page for SnapMirror donut chart is not supported.
    Note: Redirection to the Reports page for File-based SAP HANA backup is not supported.

Result

When you click the donut chart, you are redirected from Dashboard page to the Reports, and then to the Plug-inpage. The report displays only status for the plug-in you selected. You can review the report or download it to your local system.