Make Managing DNS, DHCP and IPAM Easy With Men&Mice

In addition to his famous Tech Doodle, Barry Coombs wrote an article on how to simplify the management of DNS, DHCP, and IPAM with Men&Mice. Barry explains the key features of Micetro and how it can help IT professionals better manage their network infrastructure. Whether you are an experienced IT professional or new to the field, this article offers valuable insights into how Men&Mice can help simplify network management.

Enterprise Network Observability With Kentik

Barry Coombs created a Tech Doodle focused on enterprise network observability with Kentik and also shares his thoughts in this article. He discusses the benefits of observability and how it can improve network and application performance. With insights into how Kentik is solving challenges from the era of big data, this article is a must-read for IT professionals looking to leverage the latest technologies in network performance management.

Unleashing the Power of CXL: A New Era of Server Architecture

The latest Tech Doodle by Barry Coombs is a deep dive into the world of server architecture and how the CXL technology is unleashing its power. Barry discusses the benefits of the CXL technology and how it can lead to significantly improved performance in data processing. This article provides a wealth of information for IT professionals looking to stay ahead of the curve on the latest technological innovations.

Tech Field Day Doodle: MemVerge, Astera Labs, Xconn, and CXL

Astera Labs, MemVerge, and Xconn are making CXL happen! Check out the highlights from Tech Field Day in Barry Coombs’ Tech Doodle, or watch the presentations on the Tech Field Day YouTube Channel.

Tech Field Day Doodle: Kentik

“Kentik is a SaaS based platform and will supply the answers to your network questions.” Check out Barry Coombs’ latest Tech Doodle covering Kentik’s presentation at Tech Field Day, an impressive toolset for enterprise network engineers and beyond.

Tech Field Day Doodle: Micetro by Men&mice

Hit it, Micetro! Check out Barry Coombs’ latest tech doodle on Micetro by Men&Mice. Micetro by Men&Mice is a comprehensive DNS, DHCP, and IP Address Management solution that simplifies network infrastructure management. Check out Barry’s doodle on his Twitter, and watch the full presentation by Men&Mice on the Tech Field Day YouTube Channel.

Tech Field Day Doodle: MemVerge and CXL

The Doodle Guy is back with his doodle on Day one of Tech Field Day in March. Barry Coombs doodles about MemVerge’s latest Tech Field Day presentation and Siamek Tavallaei’s presentation on CXL. Check it out on his Twitter!

F5 NGINX Sprint 2.0 Day 1 Part 2, Announcements and Exec Q&A

Looking for some great insight on NGINX and how enterprise companies are using this technology platform more? Check out a Field Day delegate, Barry Coombs, Tech Doodles blog post for the most up to date information. Barry recaps on the Q&A section of the exclusive NGINX Sprint 2.0 Field Day. Take a look at his blog!

F5 NGINX Sprint 2.0 Day 2, Demo Day!

Barry Coombs, a Field Day delegate, intrigues us once again with his Tech Doodles from the most recent NGINX Sprint 2.0 Demo Day! Many delegates enjoyed this exclusive event and NGINX’s portfolio. Check out how Barry expands on why more enterprise organizations are adapting NGINX.

F5 NGINX Sprint 2.0 Day 1, Use Cases, Products and Updates

This post is another of Barry Coombs’ renowned Tech Doodles, covering the events of the F5 NGINX Sprint 2.0. Specifically, this doodle shares Coombs’ observations from the first day of the event. Be sure to see everything he included in the doodle by checking it out here.

Tech Field Day Delegates Thoughts Regarding Scality ARTESCA

Barry Coombs, the masterful creator of Tech Doodles, shares another one of his colorful graphics regarding his time on the delegate panel at Scality’s exclusive Tech Field Day event with HPE. This doodle in particular covers the reactions of each member of the panel in regards to ARTESCA, Scality’s newest product which the launched at the event. Check out the doodle for summaries of each delegate’s thoughts, and be sure to watch the Scality launch event to learn more about ARTESCA.

Scality ARTESCA Architecture

Barry Coombs follows the recent launch of Scality ARTESCA with Tech Field Day with a doodle of the ARTESCA architecture and his notes surrounding it. Barry mentions, “ARTESCA is a really interesting solution for object storage requirements, it is software-based, leverages Kubernetes, has multiple configuration options to meet edge and core use cases and unites developers and operations.” For more of his thoughts, be sure to check out this doodle on!

Scality & HPE #ARTESCA Launch, Discussion and Demonstration – Part Two

Delegate Barry Coombs is back with another doodle from Scality and HPE’s ARTESCA launch event! In Part Two of this doodle series, Barry focuses on the Tech Field Day portion of the event. This consisted of a DevOps panel discussion, ARTESCA UI Fly-Through, and a delegate roundtable. Barry notes that he was particularly impressed with ARTESCA’s ability to “allow for visibility and reporting of the underlying infrastructure layers including Kubernetes and the HPE hardware status.” Check out Barry’s blog for more doodles from the event!

Scality & HPE #ARTESCA Launch – Part One

We had a blast working with Scality as they collaborated with HPE to announce the launch of ARTESCA! One of the delegates in attendance for the launch was Barry Coombs who marked the occasion with one of his “Tech Doodles.” On his doodle, Barry recaps the Scality presentation including the details of the ARTESCA software from the origin story to the technical break-down. Head on over to Barry’s website to check it out and, if you haven’t yet, check out the great content from “Tech Field Day Presents Scality and HPE: Making the Future of Data Possible” on the Tech Field Day website!

Looking Ahead With Storage Field Day 21 – Barry Coombs, Jason Collier, Max Mortillaro – Ep 149

The Tech Interviews podcast kicks off its first episode of 2021 by looking ahead at the storage industry. Paul Stringfellow was joined by Barry Coombs, Jason Collier, and Max Mortillaro to discuss what they saw at Storage Field Day earlier this year. The four were delegates at the event and discuss their key takeaways from the presentations. To see the full conversation, visit!

Storage Field Day 21 – Hammerspace

Barry Coombs was a delegate at Storage Field Day in January and followed the event with a doodle covering Hammerspace’s presentation. In this edition of Tech Doodles, Barry highlights Hammerspace’s presentation through handwritten notes and images from the event. Barry takes note of Hammerspace’s presentation on Storageless Data, which has to be software and cannot be bound to specific hardware so it can run anywhere. To learn more about Hammerspace’s solution, check out its presentation on the Tech Field Day website!

Storage Field Day 21 – Intel

Intel presented at Storage Field Day in January, where Barry Coombs joined us as a delegate. Barry created a doodle covering Intel’s presentation, including notes on Intel Optane Technology and how Intel plans to continue investing, developing, and scaling the Intel Optane business. To see what else Barry included in his doodle covering Intel’s presentation, visit Tech Doodles!

Storage Field Day 21 – Pliops

In this edition of Tech Doodles, Barry Coombs recaps Pliops’ presentation from Storage Field Day in January. Barry was a delegate at the event and in his doodle, writes, “Pliops allows you to unleash the full potential of your SSDs.” He also mentioned that Pliops’ storage processor accelerates almost any flash workload. To see what else Barry had to say about Pliops at Storage Field Day, head over to

Storage Field Day 21 – MinIO Session

As a delegate, Barry Coombs had the opportunity to see MinIO at Storage Field Day in January. In this edition of Tech Doodles, Barry mentions, “MinIO does one thing and one thing only. Object Storage.” He also notes MinIO’s guiding principles: Cloud Native, Performant, and Simple. Go to to see what else Barry had to say about MinIO at Storage Field Day.

Storage Field Day 21 – Nasuni

At Storage Field Day in January, Barry Coombs joined us as a delegate and had the opportunity to see Nasuni’s presentation. In this edition of Tech Doodles, Barry recaps Nasuni’s presentation with notes on Nasuni Cloud File Storage, its different use cases, and more. Check out Barry’s doodle for more of his thoughts!