What are Levels of Service, and why are they important?

Levels of Service are a fundamental building block of asset management planning. Here’s how to get started with them.

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Speaking from experience - Maurice King, Broadspectrum

Broadspectrum operates across Australia and New Zealand, and Maurice King recently spoke about his experience of working with SPM Assets and our innovative solutions to managing assets, particularly in remote and unusual locations.

UNSW's experience with Progams by SPM Assets

Already a customer of SPM Assets, UNSW joined the Programs focus group looking for a solution to a major pain point; having access to the right project information across all departments is near to impossible. Enter Programs...

Wrap up of the 2019 Annual Conferences

After months of planning, we were delighted at the success of our two Annual Conferences held in Auckland and Sydney this month. We would like to thank everyone who attended, especially those that presented.

SPM Assets opens its US office

SPM Assets opened its first office in New York, United States. The US has a growing need for robust physical asset management strategies, particularly in the New York affordable housing industry.

An agile approach to asset management

Julia Checchia, PMI Sydney Chapter President, spoke about Agility and Asset Management Planning at our Annual Conference in Sydney last week. Read more for an overview of the principles of Agile, and how it can be applied to asset management.

A visual summary of the Auckland Conference

Martin Coates created a thought provoking and on-topic one-page visual summary of the content presented at the Auckland Conference. Read more to see the fantastic drawing, and to read Martin’s commentary on it.

Mobile NEXT will be available soon

Customer feedback has led to the creation of two new functions on Mobile NEXT: the ability to add photos in the field, and building QA checks into the inspection configuration. Read more about these exciting new features.

Programs Integration with SPM Assets is on its way

Your feedback has told us that you’d like Programs to be integrated with SPM Assets, and we’ve identified a number of ways this could be achieved. Read more and vote for the options you’d find most helpful – or provide your own take on this.

Saastr 2019 - where the Cloud meets

Every February about 12,000 people come together in San Francisco to hear the latest stories and thinking on Cloud applications or SaaS products. This was our second year at the event – Steve Lyons, Wouter Pels and David Long made the pilgrimage as part of the New Zealand delegation of 150 people and over 100 SaaS businesses.

Use Property Quality Standards to complete Compliance Audits

Recently, one of our council clients decided to save a lot of time & frustration with their regular parks and playground audits. The council has been using an old paper based approach with council officers filling in audit sheets onsite, and then inputting data to a spreadsheet. The Property Manager’s goal was to eliminate double handling. Find out how he achieved his goals.

Findings to date from the Programs focus group

Since the soft launch of our new Programs application at the end of last year, we’ve been busy running demos and feedback sessions with customers – it’s all very exciting! The feedback so far has been positive and very interesting. Thank you to those of you who have helped us so far, and we’re looking forward to utilising this information in our first release.