Key Code Media Launches Media IT Services Led By Mike Walsh

Key Code Media is thrilled to announce a new Media IT services division, led by the extraordinary media and entertainment expert Mike Walsh.

Production companies and media departments are faced with complex IT challenges. Large media files can cause network bottlenecks. The demand for creatives to work from home requires having a LAN-to-WAN strategy. At the same time, frequent ransomware attacks call for added security considerations. Key Code Media IT services aim is to solve these issues.

The Media IT department will allow Key Code Media to offer a full range of managed IT services to its customers, including:

  • Desktop support, remote or onsite
  • Network design and deployment
  • Security/compliance
  • Cloud integration
  • Endpoint and patch management
  • Data backup/Disaster recovery

Backed by our partnerships with Arista Networks, CISCO, NetAPP, HP, Dell, and media cloud providers AWS, BackBlaze, Seagate, and Wasabi; the industry now has a reliable resource for bridging the gaps between IT departments and media services.

Mike Walsh brings 20 years of industry experience spanning film and television production, post-production, operations, and IT. As executive director at Max Post, Mike oversaw the Emmy Award Winning post production operations for hit shows like Deadliest Catch, Storage Wars, Hell’s Kitchen, Queer Eye, Big Brother. Over the years, Mike has shown a passion for security and network resilience- successfully leading the way in deploying a showcase ‘work remotely’ initiative that kept usability and security at the forefront.

“I’ve worked with Key Code as a customer for over 15 years and have always admired Mike Cavanagh and his team for their incredible expertise and commitment to the success of their clients. I’m thrilled to be joining Key Code and helping them expand and uphold their tradition of excellence.”
– Mike Walsh, Director of IT at Key Code Media