We Don’t Offshore

Why do IT departments in large institutions continue to fall victim to wasting money and time with offshore software development companies? Why can a small software development firm like Spieker Point plant a flag on using extremely talented, well paid, local employees and win the race, even though their rates are often 4 times that of an offshore company?

A Flexible and Faster Way to Manage Your Business

We are honoured to be featured in the magazine The Canadian Business Journal (CBJ), who covers issues, trends and current affairs relating to Canadian Businesses. In the March issue, we are highlighted as a featured service provider in the Technology section. In this...

The Robots Need Adult Supervision

We found KPMG's article "The robots have arrived. Are you ready?" to be a very good overview of the onset of intelligent software in InsurTech (technology in the insurance industry). But we wanted to explore this a bit more in this blog post. The Intelligent Software...

Scripting Inside of DECK DecisionWare

Overview: Customers are using DECK DecisionWare to pull together all data from their previously disconnected IT system to provide not only a dashboard representing the entire data ecosystem in the company, but also a central location for data warehousing, analytics,...

DECK Collaboration Developed in 2 days

For about 2 years we’ve used a collaboration software product for both internal and external means of communication. Internally we use it for lunch recommendations, ideas, or share thoughts and links to something interesting we’ve read in regards to our industry. But...

Free office space for Fort McMurray evacuees

The fire in Fort McMurray is an absolutely tragedy for those affected. As Albertan's pulls together, we, at Spieker Point, want to contribute by offering office space to help a small business get back up and running. We have one private office and two desks available...