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VMware Datastore displays more disk utilization on LUN than what it shows up from ONTAP

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Applies to

Datastore containing virtual machines with lazy-zeroed VMDK.

Issue

Space discrepancy comparing VMware Datastore and the provisioned LUN on ONTAP.
VMware Datastore space utilization is more compared to the space utilization of LUN at NetApp end.

 

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