Codec Win the Treble at Microsoft Inspire Awards 2018

Codec Win the Treble at Microsoft Inspire Awards 2018

Published by: Sinead Woods
Published date: 27th Jul 2018

Codec named Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for Ireland for the second year in a row as well as picking up awards for Dynamics Partner of the Year and Data Transformation Partner of the Year.

Codec is proud to announce it has won 2018 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for Ireland. This is the second successive year Codec have won the award and the third time in the last 4 years. The award was conferred at the annual Microsoft Inspire Global Partner Conference. In addition, Codec also won Microsoft Dynamics Partner of the Year for the forth year in a row. To complete the treble, Codec were awarded Data Transformation Partner of the Year for the first time.

Microsoft Inspire 2018 took place from July 15th – 18th in Las Vegas, Nevada. With over 17,000 participants, awards were presented in several categories, with winners chosen from a set of more than 2,600 entrants from 115 countries worldwide. In receiving the Microsoft Partner of the Year Award, Codec was recognised for providing outstanding solutions and services, as well as representing superior subsidiary engagement in Ireland.

“These awards represent another substantial milestone for Codec in our growth plans and help us significantly differentiate ourselves in a competitive marketplace” said Codec Commercial Director, John Roddy. We are extremely proud of our achievements over the past year and the exceptional growth in all our business areas. It’s particularly exciting to add Data Transformation Partner of the Year to our collection of awards for the first time this award recognises our achievements in designing, developing and deploying Azure Apps for our enterprise clients. It’s a very exciting area for the business and one we expect to continue to grow rapidly in the coming year” he added.

Codec offers solutions to many of Ireland’s large corporate and enterprise businesses across the Financial Services, Utilities, Retail, Manufacturing, Renewables, Pharma and Public Sectors.

“We are delighted to recognise Codec as Microsoft Country Partner of the Year once again,” said Aisling Curtis, Commercial Director, Microsoft Ireland, “Given the quality and calibre of all the entrants Codec’s win is all the more impressive as it continues to distinguish itself as a top partner. Codec exemplifies remarkable expertise, innovation and versatility in bringing cutting-edge solutions to complex business challenges and providing digital transformation opportunities for their customers”.

Dynamics 365 Partner of the Year

For the fourth year in a row, and the sixth time in the last eight years Codec have been named Dynamics 365 Partner of the Year for Ireland. The award reflects Codec’s continued success in the design and implementation of innovative solutions based on the Microsoft Dynamics platform. Codec’s project delivery team is the best in the business and has worked for many years completing numerous successful projects. Codec currently has over 90 full-time resources on their Dynamics 365 team and expect this number will grow to 120 by the end of 2018.

This award is in addition to Codec’s recent achievement of Gold Certification in Microsoft’s Cloud Business Applications. Codec are the first partner in Ireland and one of the first partners in Europe and worldwide to have achieved this competency.

Data Centre Transformation Partner of the Year

The Datacenter Transformation Partner of the Year Award recognises a partner that has designed, developed, and deployed Azure Apps for their enterprise customers. In achieving this award, Codec demonstrated excellence in helping clients with the adoption of Azure by migrating, deploying and managing Azure applications.

Codec’s team of experts are skilled in investigating and designing all aspects of security, performance and accessibility for a data center transformation project. The flexibility of the Azure cloud environment provides organisations with a massive network of secure private connections, a hybrid database, storage solutions, data residency and encryption features thereby ensuring integration with current systems is not an issue.

The new environment creates a more powerful and robust platform for end users, allowing for continued growth, increased security and paving the way for the organisation to enter a whole new era of business possibilities.

To find out more about Codec’s Dynamics 365 or Data Centre Transformation services, get in touch with us today.