Storage Management and Disaster Recovery

By Peter Lieverdink and Dennis Matotek
  • Dennis Matotek
  • James Turnbull
  • Peter Lieverdink


When you installed your first Linux host, you accepted all defaults when it came to setting up disks and partitions. Now that you have some basic systems administration knowledge, let’s revisit the storage configuration and see how to change it to suit your needs. We’ll look at various types of storage hardware and the ways in which you can use storage management software to your advantage. A critical part of any business is its data, so you need to make sure it is both safe and accessible and stays that way.


Volume Group Physical Volume Logical Volume Partition Number Device Node 
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© Dennis Matotek, James Turnbull and Peter Lieverdink 2017

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dennis Matotek
    • 1
  • James Turnbull
    • 2
  • Peter Lieverdink
    • 3
  1. 1.FootscrayAustralia
  2. 2.BrooklynUSA
  3. 3.North MelbourneAustralia

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