About James Barry

This is the place on the Internet for me to consolidate my business presence

BLOG: I have a blog @ http://www.jamesbarry.com

Flipboard: Read my Flip Magazines: Innovation in the 21st Century  and  Startup Disruption

MY RESUME: On this site or you can look at my Linkedin: http://www.linkedin.com/in/jamesbarry

I have other places for personal pages and you can find those on the site.  If you want a more current personal view, please send me an e-mail for my family’s password protected friends page. It is absolutely amazing how many places you have information on the Web these days, and I am trying to consolidate them into a few great websites.

Here is my professional blurb about me:

Results-Driven Senior Executive with proven skills in delivering brand new software products from inception to over $1 billion dollars in revenue, turning around troubled software projects and driving game changing innovation with technology. Experienced with building and motivating teams from brand new startups to technology giants, all wrapped around a very agile software methodology that delivers solid products rapidly to the marketplace. Built and executed strategic plans as well as diving deep on technology when needed. In addition I have been involved as an executive tasked with large strategic sales and partnerships. These have included signing multiple top 10 technical companies to strategic funding rounds as well as signing them as multi million $ customers.

From large companies like IBM and ADP to startups like CollabNet and ResNova, I have delivered 12 new Internet based software and Software as a Service (SAAS) products to the market. These products included an early commercial http server (1994), a commercial Website with over 1,000,000 online orders (1996), IBM’s first Java Application Server (1998), 2 different 1 million + user business automation Internet products (2002-2003), and two Software as a Service (SAAS) products with over 40,000 companies using them. Assembly and management of large disbursed team with a variety of reporting relationships – direct and indirect to achieve high quality product delivery.

Specialties: Motivation of software engineers to achieve rapid development goals, building successful offshore teams, multi-site software development management, rebuilding a data center, introducing high reliability and measurability in applications, identifying and integrating acquisition companies, melding technology teams into business driven delivery teams, ability to deliver projects on time. Using Amazon Web Services (AWS), Rackspace Cloud, SaaS, IaaS, PaaS, Big Data