This document describes how to provision a locally-hosted iSCSI storage target and the process to present it as a datastore on a VMware ESX 4 host using the freely available Openfiler appliance.
It’s important to note that this configuration is not a suitable solution for a production environment and it does not include any iSCSI CHAP authentication or datastore multipathing.
- Configuration Details
- Step-by-step procedure on how to install and configure Openfiler
Download: How to Configure Openfiler iSCSI storage for VMware ESX 4 (2MB)