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View Manage Seeding Devices page

Overview

This topic describes the fields and the actions on the Manage Seeding Devices page. The Manage Seeding Devices page lists the configured and unconfigured seeding devices.

You can use the Manage Seeding Devices page to perform the following tasks:

Access Path

  1. Log in to the Phoenix Management Console.
  2. On the menu bar, click All Organizations and select the required organization from the drop-down list.
  3. On the menu bar, click Manage > Seeding Devices.
    The Manage Seeding Devices page displays the following tabs:

Unconfigured Devices tab

The Unconfigured Devices tab lists the Snowball Edge devices added for seeding on the Phoenix Management Console. You must configure the devices to back up the data to the Snowball Edge device. The following screenshot depicts the Unconfigured Devices tab:

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Field Description

The following table describes the fields on the Unconfigured Devices tab.

Field

Description

Device Name

The name of the Snowball Edge device added for seeding the data.

Date Added

The date of activation of the Snowball Edge device for seeding the data.

Activation Status

The status of activation of the Snowball Edge device. The values are Not activated and Activated.

Network Status

The status of the connection of the device to the Phoenix Cloud. A green tick symbol represents the connected network status, and a red cross symbol represents the unconnected network status.

Action

The action to be performed on the Snowball Edge device. The action Configure appears if the device is activated and Regenerate Token if not activated.

Actions

The following table describes the actions on the Manage Seeding Device page.

Action

Description

Add New Seeding Device

Click Add New Seeding Device to add a new Snowball Edge device for seeding. For more information, see Adding New Seeding Device.

Regenerate Token

Click Regenerate Token to generate a token to activate the Snowball Edge device for seeding. For more information, see Regenerate a token.

Configure

Click Configure to configure a Snowball Edge device for seeding. For more information, see Configure a Snowball Edge device.

Delete

Click Delete to delete an unconfigured seeding device. For more information, see Delete an unconfigured Snowball Edge device.

Configured Devices tab

When you configure the Snowball Edge device for data seeding, the configured devices appear on the Configured Devices tab. The following screenshot depicts the Configured Devices tab:
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Field Description

The following table describes the fields on the Configured Devices tab.

Field

Description

Device Name

The name of the Snowball Edge device configured for seeding.

Storage Used

The storage consumption of the seeding device after the first backup complete.

Network Status

The status of the connection of the Snowball Edge device to the Phoenix Cloud such as connected or not connected. A green tick symbol represents the connected network status, and a symbol red cross represents the unconnected network status.

Version

The version of the Snowball Edge client.

First Backup Status

The status of the first backup completion of the backup sets configured with the Snowball Edge device. The value represents the number of backup sets for which the first backup is complete, and the total number of the backup sets configured with the Snowball Edge device for seeding.

Device Status

The status of the Snowball Edge device. The various possible statuses are as follows:

  • Request Received
  • In transit to Customer
  • Delivered to Customer
  • Configured for Seeding
  • Ready to ship back
  • In transit to AWS
  • Copying Data to Cloud
  • Verifying Imported Data
  • Data Successfully Imported
  • Request Cancelled

For more information about these statuses, refer to Seeding device status.

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