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AuthorizationFailed error when trying to communicate with Azure Storage Account

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Applies to

Azure CVO (Cloud Volumes ONTAP)


2023-02-15 00:01:25,622 UTC ERROR [Working Environments          ] [5YqTHSyJ] [5YqTHSyJ     ] [Anonymous      ] 
( [SimplicatorServerActor:264] Simplicator request to  
failed: The client 'xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx' with object id 'xxxxxxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxxx-xxxxxxxxxxxx' does 
not have authorization to perform action 'Microsoft.Storage/storageAccounts/read' over scope 
or the scope is invalid. If access was recently granted, please refresh your credentials. Code: AuthorizationFailed
  • BlueXP is reporting the above Authorization error in the server.log even though all permissions have been confirmed as being in place per the documentation
  • Symptom seen:
    • Storage Account creation is successful but Container creation inside Storage Account fails with above error

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