V11 SP8

Naming Conventions for Snapshots Created by the NetApp Array

The snapshots created by the NetApp array can have one the following naming conventions.

Snapshot engine Configuration Name convention Example
NetApp default SP_CommCellID_JobID_SMSnapID_Timestamp SP_2_8789_6060_1421709619
When snapshots are grouped SP_CommCellID_JobID_Timestamp SP_2_2325_1422662592


  • SP is a constant value.
  • CommCellID is the CommCell ID.
  • JobID is the Commvault software JobID.
  • SMSnapID is the snapshot ID created by the Commvault software, and corresponds to the primary key of the SMSnap table entry in the CommCell database.
  • Timestamp.