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  Configuring an iSCSI Initiator on Solaris — (14-April-2009)

iSCSI technology continues to gain strength in the database community. With its 
low entry cost, simple configuration, and rapidly growing support, many 
organizations are seeking to take advantage of their high-speed IP backbone 
over that of a Fibre Channel (FC) network.

To gain a better understanding of how an Oracle database server can make use of 
an iSCSI target for storage, I put together a brief introduction on how to 
install and configure an iSCSI Target and an iSCSI Initiator on the Solaris 

The iSCSI Initiator software is a built-in package included with the Solaris 10 
Operating System. This article will also include instructions on how to 
configure an iSCSI Target using Openfiler.

The article can be found at:

Configuring an iSCSI Initiator on Solaris

Jeffrey M. Hunter
Sr. Database Administrator