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SCV Backups hang and java.lang.NullPointerException error found

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Applies to

  • NetApp Data Broker (NDB) 1.0.1
  • SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere (SCV) 4.X
  • ONTAP 9


  • Backups hang in vSphere
  • Following errors found in the SCV log file:

​Error: Unable to discover resources on SCV: Storage discovery failed, received error during operation:java.lang.NullPointerException. Please refer to operation logs for more details


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