Spike News

From the Signage Desk: Using the Lock Rectangle Tool

There’s a handy, new tool in the Spike Cloud that I want to make sure you’re aware of: Lock Rectangle ratio. In the signage industry, the majority of signs are rectangular or square. And when we take measurements of signs, we tend to measure using a rectangular shape in order to get the overall height, width and area. In...

ikeGPS Announces Reseller Agreement With California Surveying & Drafting Supply

Bringing Spike to the Architecture, Engineering and Construction Market in California ikeGPS announces a new distribution agreement with survey, mapping, 3D laser scanning, and wide-format printing leader California Surveying & Drafting Supply, Inc. (CSDS). This agreement expands the availability of IKE’s Spike product to California, and furthers its presence in the Architecture, Engineering, Construction, and Geospatial industries across the...

Spike Cloud Release: Scaled Image

We have added a new feature to the Spike Cloud: introducing the Scaled Image. Spike users can now take advantage of Spike’s Photo Measurements in their day-to-day work with design applications (such as Adobe Illustrator and Corel). Once you are done taking measurements on your photo in the Spike Cloud, you have several format options for exporting the Spike...

Spike Wins Best Product in Inventors Spotlight at Largest Global Hardware Event

Awarded at National Hardware Show in Las Vegas ikeGPS announces that Spike, its smart laser measurement solution, took top honors among exhibitors in the Inventors Spotlight with the Pinnacle Award from the 2017 National Hardware Show. NHS is the largest global event in 2017 for retailers, distributors, manufacturers, and media addressing the home improvement and building industry, with more than...

Sign & Digital Graphics Features Spike at ISA 2017

ikeGPS attended the 2017 ISA International Sign Expo in Las Vegas in April. We generated a lot of excitement around our new Spike Cloud feature that allows users to download an already 1:1 scaled and flat perspective JPG. In addition, the expo was our first time showcasing the upcoming Spike for the OtterBox uniVERSE. The Sign & Digital Graphics...

ikeGPS Announces Reseller Agreement With Hixon Mfg. & Supply Co.

ikeGPS announces a new distribution agreement with construction and surveying supplier Hixon Mfg. & Supply Co. This agreement expands the availability of the Spike smart laser measurement solution product to Colorado, and furthers its presence in the Construction industry in the United States. Established in 1985, Hixon serves professional surveyors and construction companies throughout North America with equipment sales,...

ikeGPS Announces Reseller Agreement With Western Data Systems

ikeGPS announces a new distribution agreement with survey and mapping specialist Western Data Systems (WDS). This agreement expands the availability of IKE’s Spike product to Texas and Oklahoma and furthers its presence in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction industry across the United States. Founded in 1984, WDS has six offices across Texas and Oklahoma with a focus on survey,...

ikeGPS Announces Integration with SAi and Flexi

ikeGPS announces a new co-marketing and software integration deal with SA International and its Flexi software, the sign design software used by more the 100,000 end users. This integration allows Spike to offer a more full solution to customers with respect to sign design, and further its presence in the sign and digital graphics industry. With customers in over...

ikeGPS Announces New Partnership With Solar Gard

Collaboration brings state-of-the-art resource to architectural window film entrepreneurs across North America The below release has been made by SolarGard: Solar Gard is pleased to announce a new partnership with ikeGPS, developer of the innovative product Spike. Spike is a smart laser measurement solution that allows professionals to quickly capture the width, height and area of windows, simply by taking a...