KB5After you add an ESX or ESXi cluster to Microsoft System Center 2012 Virtual Machine Manager (VMM 2012), the VMMService service crashes. Additionally, the following error is logged in the VMM debug log:

System.NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object

For all the details and a work around please see the following:

KB2889499 - The VMMService service crashes after you add an ESX or ESXi cluster (http://support.microsoft.com/kb/2889979)

J.C. Hornbeck | Solution Asset PM | Microsoft GBS Management and Security Division

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