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Old 01-18-2016, 04:37 AM   #1
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LVM and Volume managers


Hello all;

LVM is a tool which is used to create logical volumes from actual physical disks.

1) What additional advantage we gain from VxVm/Tivoli volume manager instead of LVM ?

2) In Real-env, which one gets popular (LVM or VxVM)?

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Old 01-18-2016, 04:40 AM   #2
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Last edited by jamison20000e; 01-18-2016 at 04:46 AM. Reason: http://community.hpe.com/t5/LVM-and-VxVM/LVM-JFS-Online-VxVM-and-Tivoli/td-p/3669636 ...
 
Old 01-18-2016, 08:08 AM   #3
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No problem.

In Real-env, which one gets popular (LVM or VxVM)?
LVM is free, Vxvm is not free. But both are almost similar functionality except some terminologies; so that i asked.
 
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This answer is entirely anecdotal:
I've never worked with a storage infrastructure that wasn't compatible with LVM (you could access the undifferentiated resource via the LVM tools regardless of the middleware).
I've never worked with the Verisign product at all.
 
  


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