Adding new RHEL 7.2 host results in failed SSH connection

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When attempting to add a RHEL 7.2 host, getting the following error:

Error while executing action: Cannot add Host. Connecting to host via   
SSH has failed, verify that the host is reachable (IP address, routable 
address etc.) You may refer to the engine.log file for further details. 


  • Red Hat Enterprise Virtualization (RHEV) 3.5
  • nss-3.16.1-14.el6 or earlier on RHEV-manager

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