View an independent hardware iSCSI adapter to verify that it is correctly installed and ready for configuration.

About this task

After you install an independent hardware iSCSI adapter on a host, it appears on the list of storage adapters available for configuration. You can view its properties.

Prerequisites

Required privilege: Host > Configuration > Storage Partition Configuration

Procedure

  1. Browse to the host in the vSphere Web Client navigator.
  2. Click the Manage tab, and click Storage.
  3. Click Storage Adapters.

    If installed, the hardware iSCSI adapter appears on the list of storage adapters.

  4. Select the adapter to view.

    The default details for the adapter appear, including the model, iSCSI name, iSCSI alias, IP address, and target and paths information.