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VASA Provider : Snapshots fail when running VMs on vVol

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Applies to

  • VASA Provider (VP)
  • ONTAP Tools (OTV)
  • SnapCenter for VMware vSphere (SCV)
  • VMware vCenter


Taking snapshots using SCV or VMware VM snapshots of a VM that resides on a vVol fail resulting in the following error.

Cannot complete the operation. See the event log for details. Run Resource Group operation failed for Resource Group Dev_vVOL. 
(Error: Unable to discover resources on SCV: Unable to connect to ONTAP tools for VMware : Server returned HTTP response code: 500 for URL:


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