LVM – How to extend a partition using Logical Volume Manager

LVM – In this blog we are going to see how to extend a partition using the Logical Volume Manager(LVM)
The Logical Volume Manager (LVM) provides tools to create virtual block devices from physical devices. Virtual devices are easier to manage, flexible than the physical partitions.

LVM has the features like Extend / Reduce / migrate the partition. Volume Group (VG) can have more than one Physical Device, each called a Physical Volume (PV). In a VG, one or more LV’s can be created in the Volume Group.