Can IoT Jump These Five Hurdles? – Podcast Series Introduction

By SPK Blogging Team | Published June 23rd, 2016

The Internet of Things has been experiencing fantastic growth and is poised to continue over the next few years. In this podcast series introduction, SPK’s Chief Strategy Officer, Rajiv Mistry presents five obstacles that could short circuit the IoT market’s success. In upcoming podcasts, Rajiv will each hurdle in more detail. His final presentation will be solution focused and pave a path towards Medical Device IoT Design and Ops success.  Subscribe now for upcoming podcast email alerts.

Buying a Coil Cleaning System? Avoid these Five Mistakes

By Goodway Blogging Team | Published June 20th, 2016
coil cleaning systems Summer is coming, and with it a huge uptick in your facility’s HVAC usage. If your cooling systems aren’t properly serviced and maintained both your facility and your boss may be heating up fairly soon. Want to stay cool, optimize efficiency and still keep costs down? Avoid these five mistakes when buying an enterprise-grade coil […]

How Deferred HVAC Maintenance Fails can be Catalyst for Proactive Plans

By Goodway Blogging Team | Published May 23rd, 2016
How Deferred HVAC Maintenance Fails can be Catalyst for Proactive Plans The numbers are clear: Deferred maintenance of cooling towers may save money in the moment but comes with big costs over the long term. Worst-case scenario? Employees or members of the public contract serious, water-borne illnesses such as Legionnaires’ Disease. While knee-jerk repairs can put a band-aid on this problem companies need a better way […]

Outdoor Air Quality: Laudable Effort or Legal Expectation?

By Goodway Blogging Team | Published May 10th, 2016
Issue of Outdoor Air Quality for HVAC Industry Are companies responsible for reduced outdoor air quality caused by infected or dirty cooling towers? As it stands, citizens have no legal expectation of clean air. With urban pollution rising and environmental litigation becoming a viable option, however, businesses need to think twice about the outside impact of poorly maintained cooling systems. Urban Issues Pollution […]

The Dangers of Deferred HVAC Maintenance

By Goodway Blogging Team | Published May 2nd, 2016
HVAC maintenance Companies are on the hook to cut costs; staff, services and technology all fall under the ax of balanced books. In an effort to minimize day-to-day impacts, many businesses are turning to deferred maintenance —putting off required repairs or upgrades on HVAC systems and cooling towers until they’re absolutely necessary or the unit fails. The […]

Digital Business—Joined Up, Not Pulled Apart

By Maurizio Canton | Published May 2nd, 2016

We’ve all heard, read and talked about what Gartner refers to as the “digitalization” of business, where enterprises seek to adapt not just their IT, but also their business models and processes, to suit a world increasingly doing business online. It’s been a hot topic for some time and is gaining even greater traction as CEOs and CIOs alike wake up to the benefits of this kind of digital transformation.