Plug-ins for application integration

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Plug-ins are used to put applications or databases into a consistent state. Snap Creator contains several plug-ins that are part of the binary file and do not require any additional installation.

The types of applications that are supported include database, email, hypervisor, and custom applications. The following plug-ins are supported for use with Snap Creator:

  • Application and database plug-ins:

    • DB2

    • IBM Domino (Domino)

    • MaxDB

    • MySQL

      The MySQL plug-in does not support backup and restore operations for multiple databases.
    • Oracle

    • SAP High-Performance Analytic Appliance (HANA)

    • Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE)

  • SnapManager plug-ins:

    • SnapManager for Microsoft Exchange

    • SnapManager for Microsoft SQL Server

  • Hypervisor plug-ins:

    • Citrix XenServer

    • Red Hat Kernel-based Virtual Machine (KVM)

    • VMware (vSphere for individual virtual machine backup and vCloud Director for vApp backup)

For more information, see the plug-in information required to configure Snap Creator.Custom plug-ins (also called "community plug-ins") are created by the developer community, and can be enabled by Snap Creator; however, custom plug-ins are not supported. These plug-ins leverage the interface provided by Snap Creator.

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