Barry Coombs

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Barry is a passionate and energetic IT infrastructure and strategy specialist and evangelist turned business leader, as well as achieving many industry qualifications has been awarded the VMware vExpert title every year since 2010, alongside a wide number of over accolades. Barry prides himself in his work with his customers to help shape IT strategy and lead digital transformation for businesses.

As well as managing technical strategy and the pre-sales architecture team he is heavily involved in sales strategy and enablement and responsible for marketing. Since taking on the responsibility for marketing in 2015 Barry and his team have won the CRN sales and marketing award in 2016 and have been shortlisted for 2017, ran 3 IT focused events in Bristol with 200+ attendees and launched 3 new websites all with fantastic success.

Barry is still an active blogger and public speaker and has co-authored three books surrounding VMware Horizon and End User Computing solutions.

Links with Tag @VirtualisedReal

  1. Looking Ahead With Storage Field Day 21 – Barry Coombs, Jason Collier, Max Mortillaro – Ep 149
  2. Storage Field Day 21 – Hammerspace
  3. Storage Field Day 21 – Intel
  4. Storage Field Day 21 – Pliops
  5. Storage Field Day 21 – MinIO Session
  6. Storage Field Day 21 – Nasuni
  7. Storage Field Day 21 – Tintri
  8. Storage Field Day 21 – NetApp
  9. Intel Memory Storage 2020 Briefing
  10. Intel Memory & Storage Moment 2020
  11. Pure Storage PortWorx – Kubernetes Storage Platform
  12. Azure NetApp Files and NetApp Virtual Desktop Service
  13. StorPool Software Defined, High Performance, Scale Out, Block-Storage
  14. Scality Scale-Out File and Object Storage
  15. VMware vRealize Operations, Automation and VMware Network Insight
  16. Dell Technologies: Power Up the Portfolio – Day Two
  17. Dell Technologies: Power Up the Portfolio – Day One
  18. Storage Field Day 14