1-888-310-4540 (main) / 1-888-707-6150 (support) info@spkaa.com
Select Page

Engineering Operations

Three Trends Are Transforming The Service Desk

Your IT service desk is about to change. Find out what's shaping the future. Three factors — enterprise service management (ESM), collaboration, and intelligent service management — are driving the transformation of the service desk. To better meet customers’ needs...

Accelerating Product Development with Engineering Operations

What is Engineering Operations (EngOps)? Why do you need it, and how do you effectively deploy it?There’s a strange interplay between IT and engineering teams in most firms. That’s because the tech stack that engineers need to design, build, test, and release products...
Top 4 Pros and Cons of Microservices Architecture

Top 4 Pros and Cons of Microservices Architecture

In the ever-expanding world of software engineering buzzwords, "microservices" are a fairly recent addition. Introduced around 2012, it has steadily gained in popularity. But what are microservices and what are the pros and cons of adopting them? At its most basic...

Our Top Technology Stories in 2017 and 2018 Industry Predictions

Our Top Technology Stories in 2017 and 2018 Industry Predictions

SPK wants to wish our growing subscriber community a Happy New Year! We’re honored to be welcomed onto your desktops and smartphones to share stories on how to make your engineering team and company work more efficiently. Perhaps more importantly, we hope any...

Hybrid Cloud Implementation Pitfalls Your Small Business Needs to Avoid

Hybrid Cloud Implementation Pitfalls Your Small Business Needs to Avoid

If you’re like many SMBs, IT infrastructure is not your favorite topic. You think about it when you have to, which means that it often becomes neglected, lagging behind other capital investments. What’s more, there’s a good chance your current IT  solutions are...

Five Hybrid Cloud Implementation Pitfalls an SMB can Avoid

Five Hybrid Cloud Implementation Pitfalls an SMB can Avoid

You likely know your company's IT infrastructure must be upgraded soon. However, you may be avoiding it due to perceived cost or difficulty. The good news is that you don’t have to make large capital expenditures to expand and update your IT infrastructure. Hybrid...

Top 3 PLM Predictions from Oleg Shilovitsky — Talking Beyond PLM

Top 3 PLM Predictions from Oleg Shilovitsky — Talking Beyond PLM

SPK and Associates co-founder Chris McHale spoke with PLM expert Oleg Shilovitsky, founder of BeyondPLM.com, to get his top three product lifecycle management (PLM) predictions for 2015. PLM vendors will encounter greater complexity when delivering cloud solutions New...

Setting up Seated Licenses in PTC Integrity Lifecycle Manager

Setting up Seated Licenses in PTC Integrity Lifecycle Manager

When it comes to licensing your PTC Integrity Lifecycle Manager server, you have the option of either purchasing seated licenses, floating licenses, or some combination thereof to service your user community.  In this blog, I am going to discuss how to implement seat...