Making IP Solutions Easy


Services and support to the security industry working with IP technology solutions

We are a specialist value-added distributor of IP solutions. We provide the best range of IP hardware and software– from server and storage solutions, to cameras to access controls, from network infrastructure to speakers. Our main areas of expertise are IP video surveillance solutions, network infrastructure, IP access control, wireless transmission, IP audio and lighting control, video analytics, and remote monitoring for IP-based solutions.

We are also experts in event IT and communications, with a proven track record for delivering reliable and effective IT communications to large venues hosting events such as the PGA European Tour Golf, Ryder Cup and World Indoor Track Cycling.  We provide unrivalled, step-by-step consultancy to system integrators and consultancy to ensure they can deliver the best solutions for their customers. We also provide IP networking training and technical expertise to transform how your business delivers IP solutions and are certified Milestone Professional Trainers in Ireland and UK.

Gordon is the co-founder and Managing Director of GVD, responsible for driving the strategic development of the company. Gordon has nearly 20 years’ experience within the reseller/dealer sector, having previously worked with Irish internet service providers Indigo and Eir (Eircom).

Gordon’s extensive knowledge of IP and wireless technologies means that he has real insight into the needs of resellers and installers. His focus on technology innovation and customer service has been key to the success and reputation of GVD.

Gordon Smith

Founder & MD

Technical Director and shareholder of GVD, Owen has been with the company for over 10 years and is head of Technical Support, Product R&D and develops/delivers our training programmes.

With over 20 years in engineering and IT, Owen’s key strength lies in making technology accessible for all.

Owen O'Connor

Technical Director

Director and shareholder of GVD, Rory has been with the company for 10 years and is responsible for the management of our channel of systems integrators in both Ireland and the UK. Rory is responsible for driving sales across our channel of integrators and engaging with specifiers to ensure our products are specified for large capital projects across all verticals. Through the channel, Rory has been involved in some of the largest IP security projects in both Ireland and the UK.

Rory Fitzpatrick

Business Development Director

Chris is responsible for testing and shipping our bespoke hardware and configures our server and camera solutions, giving him extensive knowledge of every system that we ship.

Chris Mulready

Support Engineer

As GVD’s primary sales administrator, Deborah oversees accounts and makes sure that we deliver the highest level of customer service to our clients.

Deborah Broe

Sales Administrator