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

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  1. Make Managing DNS, DHCP and IPAM Easy With Men&Mice
  2. Enterprise Network Observability With Kentik
  3. Unleashing the Power of CXL: A New Era of Server Architecture
  4. Tech Field Day Doodle: MemVerge, Astera Labs, Xconn, and CXL
  5. Tech Field Day Doodle: Kentik
  6. Tech Field Day Doodle: Micetro by Men&mice
  7. Tech Field Day Doodle: MemVerge and CXL
  8. F5 NGINX Sprint 2.0 Day 1 Part 2, Announcements and Exec Q&A
  9. F5 NGINX Sprint 2.0 Day 2, Demo Day!
  10. F5 NGINX Sprint 2.0 Day 1, Use Cases, Products and Updates
  11. Tech Field Day Delegates Thoughts Regarding Scality ARTESCA
  12. Scality ARTESCA Architecture
  13. Scality & HPE #ARTESCA Launch, Discussion and Demonstration – Part Two
  14. Scality & HPE #ARTESCA Launch – Part One
  15. Looking Ahead With Storage Field Day 21 – Barry Coombs, Jason Collier, Max Mortillaro – Ep 149
  16. Storage Field Day 21 – Hammerspace
  17. Storage Field Day 21 – Intel
  18. Storage Field Day 21 – Pliops
  19. Storage Field Day 21 – MinIO Session
  20. Storage Field Day 21 – Nasuni
  21. Storage Field Day 21 – Tintri
  22. Storage Field Day 21 – NetApp
  23. Intel Memory Storage 2020 Briefing
  24. Intel Memory & Storage Moment 2020
  25. Pure Storage PortWorx – Kubernetes Storage Platform
  26. Azure NetApp Files and NetApp Virtual Desktop Service
  27. StorPool Software Defined, High Performance, Scale Out, Block-Storage
  28. Scality Scale-Out File and Object Storage
  29. VMware vRealize Operations, Automation and VMware Network Insight
  30. Dell Technologies: Power Up the Portfolio – Day Two
  31. Dell Technologies: Power Up the Portfolio – Day One
  32. Storage Field Day 14

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