Get-PolicyObjective

Get-PolicyObjective

Returns the protection policy for a protection group.

Syntax

Get-PolicyObjective [-ProtectionGroup] <ProtectionGroup> -LongTerm [<CommonParameters>]


Get-PolicyObjective [-ProtectionGroup] <ProtectionGroup> -ShortTerm <Nullable`1> [<CommonParameters>]

Detailed Description

The Get-PolicyObjective cmdlet returns the protection policy for a protection group. The cmdlet returns the retention range and protection frequency (synchronization to disk or backup to tape) of the protection group.

Parameters

-ProtectionGroup

The name of a protection group.

Attributes

Name Value

Required?

true

Accept wildcard characters?

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

true (ByValue)

Position?

0

-LongTerm <Enum>

Indicates that the protection group is set to long-term tape protection. This parameter can take the values Tape, Online, and OnlineAndTape.

Attributes

Name Value

Required?

true

Accept wildcard characters?

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Position?

named

-ShortTerm

Indicates that the protection group will be on disk, on tape, or on neither, if nothing is specified.

Attributes

Name Value

Required?

true

Accept wildcard characters?

false

Accept Pipeline Input?

false

Position?

named

-CommonParameter

This cmdlet supports the common parameters: Verbose, Debug, ErrorAction, ErrorVariable, WarningAction, WarningVariable, OutBuffer, and OutVariable. For more information, see about_CommonParameters.

Input and Return Types

The input type is the type of the objects that you can pipe to the cmdlet. The return type is the type of the objects that the cmdlet emits.

Notes

  • For more information, type "Get-Help Get-PolicyObjective -detailed".
    For technical information, type "Get-Help Get-PolicyObjective -full".

    Additionally, any updated information about the cmdlet will be available at http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=95130.

Examples

EXAMPLE 1

$pg = Get-ProtectionGroup -DPMServerName TestingServer 
Get-PolicyObjective -ProtectionGroup $pg -ShortTerm

Returns the short-term policy objective of the protection group.

$pg holds a protection group.

EXAMPLE 2

$pg = Get-ProtectionGroup -DPMServerName TestingServer 
Get-PolicyObjective -ProtectionGroup $pg -LongTerm

Returns the long-term policy objective of a protection group.

$pg holds a protection group.