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Vcenter monitoring error

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Article ID: 199486

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Products

CA Application Performance Management Agent (APM / Wily / Introscope) CA Application Performance Management (APM / Wily / Introscope) INTROSCOPE DX Application Performance Management

Issue/Introduction

After trying to monitor Vcenter application, the Agent logs throw below exception and do not create Vcenter node inside Investigator:


[ERROR] [IntroscopeAgent.VCDataCollector] Error getting metrics from datacollector
java.lang.ClassCastException: com.vmware.vim25.VirtualDiskRawDiskMappingVer1BackingInfo cannot be cast to com.vmware.vim25.VirtualDiskFlatVer2BackingInfo
        at com.ca.apm.datacollector.vcenter.CollectMetrics.getVmVirtualDevice(CollectMetrics.java:1914)
        at com.ca.apm.datacollector.vcenter.CollectMetrics.vmPropertiesMapping(CollectMetrics.java:1799)
        at com.ca.apm.datacollector.vcenter.CollectMetrics.collectMetrics(CollectMetrics.java:526)
        at com.ca.apm.VCDataCollector$2.run(VCDataCollector.java:131)
        at java.util.concurrent.Executors$RunnableAdapter.call(Executors.java:511)
        at java.util.concurrent.FutureTask.runAndReset(FutureTask.java:308)
        at java.util.concurrent.ScheduledThreadPoolExecutor$ScheduledFutureTask.access$301(ScheduledThreadPoolExecutor.java:180)
        at java.util.concurrent.ScheduledThreadPoolExecutor$ScheduledFutureTask.run(ScheduledThreadPoolExecutor.java:294)
        at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor.runWorker(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:1149)
        at java.util.concurrent.ThreadPoolExecutor$Worker.run(ThreadPoolExecutor.java:624)
        at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:748)

Cause

This is due to no compatibility with Vcenter 6.5 release.

Environment

DX Application Performance Management SaaS

Vmmare Vcenter 6.5

Resolution

Our certification is for 6.0 Vcenter release, we have this in our backlog, the certification will be required in order to continue the troubleshooting as it is out of our compatibility matrix.

 

Additional Information

For additional information regarding the compatibility matrix, please check:

https://support.broadcom.com/external/content/release-announcements/CA-Application-Performance-Management-Compatibility-Guides/2146