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SCV 4.x backups fail for VMware based storage discovery in an MCC environment

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter Plug-In for VMware (SCV) 4.x
  • Clustered ONTAP MetroCluster (MCC)


The following error appears on the VM or Datastore backups, or for VMDK and RDM support on VMs:
Unable to get storage details for datastore  <DATASTORE_NAME> with managed object reference datastore-<DATASTORE_NUMBER>Storage system(s) may need to be added, also ensure that the associated host is in a connected state.


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