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Using This Documentation

Chapter 1 Oracle ZFS Storage Appliance Overview

Chapter 2 Status

Chapter 3 Initial Configuration

Chapter 4 Network Configuration

Chapter 5 Storage Configuration

Chapter 6 Storage Area Network Configuration

SAN Targets and Initiators

SAN Target and Initiator Groups

Configuring SAN Using the BUI

Configuring SAN Using the CLI

SAN Terminology

SAN Fibre Channel

FC Port Target Configuration

Clustering Considerations

FC Initiator Configuration

Clustering Considerations

Performance Considerations

Troubleshooting FC

FC Queue Overruns

FC Link-level Issues

Configuring FC Using the BUI

Changing Modes of FC Ports

Viewing Discovered FC Ports

Creating FC Initiator Groups

Associating a LUN with an FC Initiator Group

Configuring FC Using the CLI

Changing Modes of FC Ports

Viewing Discovered FC Ports

Creating FC Initiator Groups

Associating a LUN with an FC initiator group

Scripting Aliases for Initiators and Initiator Groups

iSCSI

Target Configuration

Clustering Considerations

Initiator Configuration

Planning Client Configuration

Troubleshooting iSCSI

Observing iSCSI Performance

Configuring iSCSI Using the BUI

Creating an Analytics Worksheet

iSER Target Configuration

Configuring iSCSI Using the CLI

Adding an iSCSI Target with an Auto-generated IQN

Adding an iSCSI Target with a Specific IQN and RADIUS Authentication

Adding an iSCSI Initiator which uses CHAP Authentication

Adding an iSCSI Target Group

Adding an iSCSI Initiator Group

SRP

SRP Target Configuration

Clustering Considerations

Initiator Configuration

Observing SRP Performance

Configuring SRP Targets Using the BUI

SRP Target Configuration

Configuring SRP Targets Using the CLI

Chapter 7 User Configuration

Chapter 8 Setting ZFSSA Preferences

Chapter 9 Alert Configuration

Chapter 10 Cluster Configuration

Chapter 11 ZFSSA Services

Chapter 12 Shares, Projects, and Schema

Chapter 13 Replication

Chapter 14 Shadow Migration

Chapter 15 CLI Scripting

Chapter 16 Maintenance Workflows

Chapter 17 Integration

Index

Chapter 6

Storage Area Network Configuration

The SAN configuration page lets you connect your appliance to your SAN (Storage Area Network). A SAN is made up of three basic components:

These three components remain the same regardless of which protocol is used on the network. In some cases, the network may even be a cable between the initiator and the target, but in most cases, there is some type of switching involved.