Linux Journal: Optimizing Oracle 10g on Linux: Non-RAC ASM vs. LVM

“It’s been over a year since my first and enthusiastic automatic
storage management (ASM) article, titled ‘Optimizing Oracle 10g on
Linux Using Automated Storage Management,’ was published. It still
is available here, here and here. Since then, quite a lot has
changed in terms of the software technologies now available:

  • Red Hat released Advanced Server 4.0 built on the 2.6
  • Along with AS 4.0, Red Hat released a greatly improved LVM with
    a GUI…”