Monitoring EMS data collection status

You can monitor the status of your EMS data collection using several PowerShell cmdlets. You can get information about the schedule, storage virtual machine (SVM) target, and status.

Steps

  1. From a PowerShell command line, establish a session with SnapCenter by entering Open-SmConnection.
  2. Retrieve information about the EMS data collection schedule by entering Get-SmDataCollectionEmsSchedule.
  3. Retrieve information about the EMS data collection status by entering Get-SmDataCollectionEmsStatus.
  4. Retrieve information about the EMS data collection target by entering Get-SmDataCollectionEmsTarget.

    The information regarding the parameters that can be used with the cmdlet and their descriptions can be obtained by runningGet-Help command_name. Alternatively, you can also refer to the Cmdlet Reference Guide.

    SnapCenter Software 4.2 Windows Cmdlet Reference Guide