Problem - MSSQL Discovery fails with WMI error 0x800706ba (Doc ID 1606927.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 15, 2016

Applies to:

Enterprise Manager for Miscellaneous Plug-ins - Version 12.1.0.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Reported with the following configuration:

EM Version: 12.1.0.3
MSSQL Plugin version: 12.1.0.3
Agent OS: windows server 2008 R2 64-bit
MSSQL Version: 2008 R2 (SP2)
Remote monitoring
SQL based Authentication
Clustered target

After successful discovery of the target where the test-connection worked fine the following metric collection error occurs:

 

Cause

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