NexGen Storage Debuts SAN Storage Systems

Louisville, Colorado-based Nexgen Storage, the new storage firm co-founded by Kelly Long and John Spiers, said today that it has debuted its solid state storage systems. NexGen said that it is shipping a new, solid state storage system specifically aimed at providing quality-of-service capabilties for the virtualization market. NexGen Storage is backed by Access Ventures and Grotech Ventures; Spiers was previously founder of LeftHand Networks. Among features of NexGen's products are ability to provision performance and quality of service to specific volumes, and migration of data using PCIe solid state storage.