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SMI-S Provider cannot be added as provider in SCVMM after deactivation of TLS 1.0 and TLS 1.1 on the clusters

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Applies to

  • SMI-S provider 5.2.6
  • SCVMM 2019
  • TLS1.2


After disabling TLS1.0 and TLS1.1 on the clusters, the SMI-S provider cannot be added anymore to SCVMM:

Could not retreive a certificate from the <SMI-S IP> server because of the error. The underlaying connection was closed: An unexpected error occurred on a send. 

Specify a valid server name and post.

ID: 20909

Details: An existing connection was forcibly closed by the remote host (0x80072746)


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