GParted is a GTK+ frontend to GNU Parted and the official GNOME Partition Editor application. It is used for creating, deleting, resizing, moving, checking and copying partitions, and the file systems on them.
GParted vs Acronis Disk Director opinions
Gparted is a great alternative to some proprietary tools cause it's free, has all you need on its live CD / USB, and has gained a great reputation for years.
Also known as palimpsest, gnome-disk-utility provides libraries and applications for dealing with storage devices.
KDE Partition Manager is a utility program to help you manage the disk devices, partitions and file systems on your computer. It allows you to easily create, copy, move, delete, resize without losing data, backup and restore partitions.
ALT Linux is a set of RPM-based, APT-managed operating systems built on top of the Linux kernel and Sisyphus package repository branches. ALT Linux Rescue is, well, the disaster recovery tool.
LVM is a logical volume manager for the Linux kernel; it manages disk drives and similar mass-storage devices, in particular large ones. The term "volume" refers to a disk drive or partition thereof.
No longer updated. Last version, 0.19, was released in November 2006.