Barb Goldworm is President of Focus Consulting, a research, analyst and consulting firm focused
on systems and storage. She has spent thirty years in technical, marketing, industry analyst, and
senior management positions with IBM, Novell, StorageTek, Enterprise Management Associates, and
multiple successful startups. She chairs the Server Blade Summit conference on blades and
virtualization, and has been one of the top three ranked analyst/knowledge expert speakers at
Storage Networking World. Barb has authored numerous business and technical white papers and
articles and has just finished a book, "Blades Servers and Virtualization: Transforming Enterprise
Computing While Cutting Costs."