Chapter 15

Managing Advanced Storage

The following topics are covered in this chapter:

The following RHCSA exam objectives are covered in this chapter:

  • Create and remove physical volumes

  • Assign physical volumes to volume groups

  • Create and delete logical volumes

  • Extend existing logical volumes

  • Configure disk compression

  • Manage layered storage

In Chapter 14, “Managing Storage,” you learned how to manage partitions on a hard disk. Creating multiple partitions on a disk is useful because it enables you to keep different data types in separate partitions, but it does not offer the flexibility that the advanced storage solutions are ...

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