Barry Coombs

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Barry is a passionate and energetic IT infrastructure and workspace transformation specialist turned business leader. As well as achieving many industry qualifications he has been awarded the VMware vExpert title every year since 2010, alongside other accolades. Barry prides himself on his work to help shape IT strategy and lead digital transformation strategies working closely with his customers.

Barry is co-owner of ComputerWorld Systems in the UK where he manages technical strategy, pre-sales architecture and marketing.

Outside of work, Barry is an active blogger, public speaker, community contributor and has co-authored several books surrounding End User Computing solutions.

You can check out Barry’s “Tech Doodles” from industry conferences, including Tech Field Day at

Links with Tag @VirtualisedReal

  1. F5 NGINX Sprint 2.0 Day 1, Use Cases, Products and Updates
  2. Tech Field Day Delegates Thoughts Regarding Scality ARTESCA
  3. Scality ARTESCA Architecture
  4. Scality & HPE #ARTESCA Launch, Discussion and Demonstration – Part Two
  5. Scality & HPE #ARTESCA Launch – Part One
  6. Looking Ahead With Storage Field Day 21 – Barry Coombs, Jason Collier, Max Mortillaro – Ep 149
  7. Storage Field Day 21 – Hammerspace
  8. Storage Field Day 21 – Intel
  9. Storage Field Day 21 – Pliops
  10. Storage Field Day 21 – MinIO Session
  11. Storage Field Day 21 – Nasuni
  12. Storage Field Day 21 – Tintri
  13. Storage Field Day 21 – NetApp
  14. Intel Memory Storage 2020 Briefing
  15. Intel Memory & Storage Moment 2020
  16. Pure Storage PortWorx – Kubernetes Storage Platform
  17. Azure NetApp Files and NetApp Virtual Desktop Service
  18. StorPool Software Defined, High Performance, Scale Out, Block-Storage
  19. Scality Scale-Out File and Object Storage
  20. VMware vRealize Operations, Automation and VMware Network Insight
  21. Dell Technologies: Power Up the Portfolio – Day Two
  22. Dell Technologies: Power Up the Portfolio – Day One
  23. Storage Field Day 14