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VASA Provider: "The VASA Provider server on the host 'ipaddress' could not be reached" error after changing VP IP

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Applies to

  • NetApp VASA Provider Software for VMware (VP)
  • ONTAP Tools for VMware vSphere (OTV)
  • Virtual Storage Console (VSC)
  • VMware vCenter


After changing the IP address of OTV and VP, the following error is seen when attempting to register VP from OTV's Settings > Manage Capabilities

"The VASA Provider server on the host of <ipaddress> could not be reached."


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