When you configure mutual CHAP for the MD3000i iSCSI storage systems, special considerations that apply.

When you configure mutual CHAP for the MD3000i iSCSI array, follow these guidelines:

On the MD3000i storage system, mutual CHAP configuration requires only a CHAP secret.

On the ESX/ESXi host, mutual CHAP configuration requires both the name and CHAP secret. When configuring mutual CHAP on the ESX/ESXi host, enter the IQN name of the target as the mutual CHAP name. Make sure the CHAP secret matches the one set on the array.