Managing hosts

You can add hosts and install SnapCenter plug-in packages, add a verification server, remove hosts, migrate SnapCenter Plug-in for Microsoft SQL Server backup jobs, and update host to upgrade plug-in packages or add new plug-in packages.

You can perform these tasks... By using the SnapCenter Plug-in for...
Microsoft Exchange Server Microsoft SQL Server Microsoft Windows Oracle Database SAP HANA Database Custom Plug-ins
Add hosts and install plug-in package

See installation documentation.

Update ESXi information for a host          
Suspend schedules and place hosts in maintenance mode
Modify hosts by adding, upgrading, or removing plug-ins
Remove hosts from SnapCenter
Start plug-in services
Import backup jobs from Microsoft SQL Server, SnapManager for SQL Server, SnapManager for Oracle, or SnapManager for SAP.

See installation documentation.

       

The SnapCenter 4.1.1 documentation has information on protecting virtualized databases and file systems using the SnapCenter 4.1.1 Plug-in for VMware vSphere. The NetApp Data Broker, SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere, documentation has information on protecting virtualized databases and file systems using the Linux-based NetApp Data Broker virtual appliance (Open Virtual Appliance format) for SnapCenter 4.2.

Data Protection Guide for VMs, Datastores, and VMDKs using the SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere