Review networking details of the VMkernel adapter that is bound to the iSCSI or iSER vmhba adapter.

The following types of adapters require the port binding:
  • Software iSCSI adapter
  • Dependent hardware iSCSI adapter
  • VMware iSCSI over RDMA (iSER) adapter


  1. In the vSphere Client, navigate to the ESXi host.
  2. Click the Configure tab.
  3. Under Storage, click Storage Adapters, and select the appropriate iSCSI or iSER adapter from the list.
  4. Click the Network Port Binding tab and select the VMkernel adapter from the list.
  5. Click the View Details icon.
  6. Review the VMkernel adapter and physical adapter information by switching between available tabs.