Ceph is a distributed object store and file system designed to provide excellent performance, reliability and scalability.
- - Ceph is the most popular Linux alternative to LVM2.
- - Ceph is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to LVM2.
LINBIT’s DRBD® software seamlessly replicates data between servers, eliminating “single points of failure” within your IT infrastructure, no matter which applications are running on top.
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.
Logical Volume Manager FeaturesDiscontinued
No longer updated. Last version, 0.19, was released in November 2006.
GlusterFS is a scale-out network-attached storage file system. It has found applications including cloud computing, streaming media services, and content delivery networks. GlusterFS was developed originally by Gluster, Inc. and then by Red Hat, Inc.
Visual LVM is a GUI based LVM manager, it free LVM administrator from complex and long command line, let user focus on whose administration task itself.
- - Visual LVM is the most popular commercial alternative to LVM2.
Visual LVM Features
Google Cloud Filestore is a managed file storage service designed for high-performance workloads. It provides consistent performance, low latency storage operations, and can handle demanding workloads effectively. With Filestore Enterprise, there is a 99.
- - Google Cloud Filestore is the most popular Web-based alternative to LVM2.