The WDC provide seed investment to Eirnet in 2001. Eirnet was acquired by Dods Parliamentary Communications, a subsidiary of UK-based publishing and media plc, Huveaux, in 2006. The company developed and provided technology and software services to a UK company, Political Wizard, which monitors proceedings at Westminster, London, for clients with political interests. It also developed technology for receiving and searching transcripts from the European Parliament, the European Commission, the Council of Ministers and the European Court of Justice.