Guidelines for specifying the appropriate target queue depth

You need to consider the impact of all the initiators accessing the storage array port when you are planning the configuration for a specific ONTAP system or a specific host that does not run ONTAP.

If your deployment includes more than one initiator on a target port, you need to consider the total number of commands sent to a target port by all initiators when setting the target queue depth.

Guidelines for specifying the appropriate target queue depth are as follows: