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Codec Launch new PDW Demo suite in Dublin City Centre

Published by: Blandine Faure
Published date: 4th Jul 2013
Categories: Events

Codec, the only HP/Microsoft Frontline Partner in Ireland who can demonstrate PDW technology, are pleased to announce the launch of our new purpose built demo suite in Dublin’s City Centre.  This room, which has a capacity of up to 15 people at a time, is available for key customer and partner presentations and demonstrations.

The room is fitted out with the very latest in hardware and software including the latest Blade, 3Par storage and Insight Manager Technology from HP, running a private cloud built on Windows Server 2012 Hyper-V and System Centre 2012 from Microsoft.

Making use of this IT Infrastructure, Codec (either on our own or in conjunction with partners HP/Microsoft) can demonstrate a number of key technologies including, but not limited to;

  • Engineered Systems; focused pre-dominantly around HP App System for PDW and Database Consolidation
  • Storage Solutions; specifically solutions around the HP 3PAR storage platform for mid-range, Tier-1 enterprise and optimised all-flash arrays
  • Architected Solutions;  Systems management, servers & virtualisation as well as cloud technologies

We are running bootcamps every month and also offer specific 1-1 “deep dive” technology sessions as required. Not only will you get to find out about the latest technologies but you will also be able see them in action with live demos and videos in this demo facility.

To find out more or to sign up for our bootcamps, send an e-mail to

About the Frontline Partnership
Codec is the only HP/Microsoft Frontline Partner in Ireland offering PDW demonstrations. This means we are part of a unique industry alliance formed between HP and Microsoft over 20 years ago. It allows us to bring the industry leadership and combined strength of both companies who have chosen each other’s technology for long-term strategic investment for the benefit of our customers.

We are the only partner of our kind that have this blend of infrastructure skills, software expertise and depth of vendor partnerships with both Microsoft and HP that can bring engineered systems to the market in an effective and cost effective manner.

About Codec
Codec has been providing end-to-end IT infrastructure and technology solutions to the Irish market for the past 26 years. We are a key Microsoft Solutions Partner and Gold Certified for Customer Relationship Management. We were also named as Microsoft Partner of the Year for Dynamics CRM 2011. In addition, we are a HP Gold Preferred Partner, Cisco silver Partner, NetApp Silver Partner, Dell Certified Enterprise Partner and VMware Certified Partner.
Technical consultancy and project management services are provided around our core capabilities in:

  • Enterprise scale server and storage/data management solutions
  • Server and storage virtualisation and consolidation
  • Microsoft technologies
  • Business Intelligence, Performance Management and Enterprise Asset Management solutions
  • CRM solutions
  • Collaboration and document management
  • Cloud computing services
  • Managed Print Solutions
  • Networking Technologies
  • Security Solutions
  • Support, maintenance and managed services

Codec is a wholly owned subsidiary of Codec Systems Ltd; a privately owned Irish company with offices in Ireland, UK, Germany and Poland, with an annual turnover of more than €24M. The group employs more than 120 people.

For more information, please contact Codec Marketing Team on 01 603 4300 or email