Data storage solutions provider Nexenta this morning announced that it has secured $21 million in Series C funding in a round led by new investor Menlo Ventures and joined by Sierra Ventures and Razor’s Edge Ventures, Javelin Venture Partners and TransLink Capital.
Nexenta claims its open source storage software solutions help enterprises avoid vendor lock-in and enjoy unified storage management at a fraction of the cost of legacy systems.
Nexenta has operations around the world in the United States (Mountain View, California), Russia, and India. Its customers include the U.S. Army and Korea Telecom.
Nexenta Systems is the leading supplier of Software-defined Storage solutions. Its software-only platform, NexentaStor, delivers high-performance, ultra-scalable, cloud-and virtualization-optimized storage solutions. Built upon ZFS technology, and running on any industry-standard hardware, NexentaStor eliminates vendor lock-in and provides open, unified storage management at a fraction of the cost of legacy systems. Nexenta is privately held and based in Mountain View, California. The commercial software sold by Nexenta is called NexentaStorâ„¢, which is a software based NAS and iSCSI solution with features...