Set target properties

The set target command changes the properties for an iSCSI target, including authentication method and alias name.

Supported Arrays

This command applies to an individual DE2000H, DE4000H, DE4000F, DE6000H, or DE6000F storage array.


To execute this command on an storage array, you must have the Storage Admin or Storage Monitor role.


set target (["targetAliasName"] | <"targetQualifiedName">) (authenticationMethod=(none | chap chapSecret=
"newSecurityKey") | targetAlias="newAliasName")


Parameter Description
target Allows you to specify which target you want to set. You can either specify the target’s alias name or qualified name (e.g., iqn). Enclose the target identifier in double quotations marks (" "). You also must enclose the identifier in square brackets ([ ]) if it is an alias or angle brackets (< >) if it is a qualified name.
authenticationMethod Allows you to set the means of authenticating your session. Valid choices are: none or chap .
chapSecret Allows you to enter the security key to authenticate a peer connection. This is applicable only when authenticationMethod is set to chap .
targetAlias Allows you to specify the new alias name for the target. Enclose the name in double quotation marks (" ").