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NDE fails to add a compute node when vCenter is at version 8.x

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Applies to

  • NetApp HCI 1.11
  • VMware vCenter 8.x


 NDE fails to add a compute node when vCenter is at version 8.x and displays following error -

The vCenter server version is not valid. The minimum required is VMware Server 6.7.0 (

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2023-04-17T22:39:56.261435Z | 89034 | 4678621423 | HCI-T00008-POST-/api/2/en_US/nde/auth/vcenter-connection | management:220 | DEBUG | major_version=8.0.0
2023-04-17T22:39:56.262181Z | 89034 | 4678621424 | HCI-T00008-POST-/api/2/en_US/nde/auth/vcenter-connection | management:273 | INFO | Trying to join a cluster with version greater than 7.0.x.
2023-04-17T22:39:56.262978Z | 89034 | 4678621425 | HCI-T00008-POST-/api/2/en_US/nde/auth/vcenter-connection | nde_api:483 | WARNING | Invalid vCenter version ''




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