Managing Hybrid File Store Point-in-Time Shares


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Point-in-time views allow you to access the past versions of files in the file store.


  1. From the navigation pane, go to Manage > Infrastructure.

    The Infrastructure page appears.

  2. Click the Hybrid File Store tile.

    The Hybrid File Store page appears.

  3. Click the Hybrid File Store.

    The Hybrid File Store properties page appears.

  4. In the Point-In Time Views section, you can view the following information:

    • Name: The name of the point-in-time view.

    • Mount Path: The path used by the NFS clients to mount the point-in-time view.

    • Time: The time specified while creating the point-in-time view. Content that was present in the file store on or before the specified time will be displayed.

    • Allowed network clients: The client computers that are allowed to access the point-in-time view. You can also edit the client computers that are allowed access.

    • Actions: You can click the action button to edit or delete the point-in-time views.

  5. To create a new point-in-time view, in the Point In Time Views section, click Create Point in Time view.

    The Create Point In Time View dialog box appears.

  6. In the Name box, enter a name for the point-in-time view.

    Note: Two point-in-time views of the same Hybrid File Store cannot have the same name.

  7. In the Time box, enter the time to use for the point-in-time Hybrid File Store share.

    This point-in-time view will contain data added to the object store on or before the specified time.

  8. For NFS protocol, in the Allowed network clients box, enter the IP addresses of client computers that can access the point-in-time view.

    The default value in the Allowed network clients box is, that means all network clients are allowed to access the Hybrid File Store.

  9. Click Save.