Fairco - Manufacturing | Spector


Founded in 1998, Fairco have grown from an initial two employees to a workforce of 40 and now operate three conveniently located showrooms in Terenure, Howth Junction and Santry. Fairco have serviced over 16,000 customers in the Dublin area and lead the field in manufacturing windows with enhanced resistance to intrusion.

The Challenge

Fairco were having some performance issues and underwent a recent IT upgrade. The transition was not smooth and it was causing significant downtime. They decided to ask for outside help in the setup and called Spector. We performed an IT audit against best practices and detected points for major improvements.


IT Audit and Gap Analysis on current structure


Transition to new IT Equipment


Resolve Downtime Issues


Bring the current Setup to Industry Standards


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Project Plan and Implementation

To resolve their current performance issues and reduce downtime.



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Increase Productivity

Standardised user experience across multiple sites for easier collaboration.


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Configuration & Reorganisation

Bringing their new equipment and file servers in line with industry’s best practices.
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Backup and Disaster Recovery

Creation of Security Policies and a Backup & DR Plan, essential for Business Continuity.


The project was complete on time with no downtime. The infrastructure designed and built to industry standards and they have reported that response time and communication have significantly improved when logging issues. The infrastructure is stable and a full Disaster Recovery plan is in place.

Jim Toal

Jim Toal

“Spector understood our needs from the very start. They formulated a detailed plan and executed it seamlessly. We now have an up to date, integrated, reliable and secure system that far exceeded our expectations”

CEO at Fairco Windows and Doors – Manufacturing

Jim Toal

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