Riverside Housing Group

Riverside Working with Kirona to Launch Online Self-Service Appointment System for Housing Repairs

Affordable housing provider Riverside is working with field service management software specialist Kirona to launch an online self-service appointment booking system for housing repairs for its 3,500 customers across Liverpool.   Riverside has implemented Kirona’s Dynamic Resource Scheduling Self-Service system that provides customers with...

Ocean Housing Group Selects Kirona to Deliver Dynamic Resource Scheduling across its Repairs and Maintenance Service

Cornwall-based housing provider Ocean Housing Group has selected Kirona to facilitate smarter working by implementing dynamic resource scheduling across its full scale repairs and maintenance team, as part of a two year service transformation strategy. Ocean Group consists of three independent companies each, previously,...

What The NHS Can Learn from Social Housing

  David Murray, CEO of Kirona suggests it’s time the NHS learnt from the housing sector in their approach to adopting technology in order to reduce costs and improve quality of service The challenges facing the NHS are well recognised. The continued funding squeeze,...

Kirona Mobilise Tenant Management System for Severn Vale Housing

  Field service management software specialist Kirona have completed phase one of a project that enables Severn Vale Housing to improve the efficiency of their tenancy management. Severn Vale Housing uses Orchard’s housing management system to handle tenanted property procedures such as repairs and...

Public Sector Mobile Workforce

Mobile Workforce Productivity: Learnings from Defra’s Field Activity Programme

  How can the public sector do more with less? Defra have implemented mobile workforce management technology to achieve the goals of their Field Activity Programme.   The public sector is facing unprecedented budget pressures. Departments are being asked to make ever-greater efficiency savings,...

Kirona Celebrates 15th Anniversary

  Cheshire-based field service management celebrates its 15th birthday as well as another successful year of growth.   March 2018 – Field service management specialist Kirona is celebrating its 15th anniversary as a leading provider of field service management software solutions. The milestone coincides...

Leading Home Furnishing Specialist Retailer Selects Kirona’s Field Service Management Software to Mobilise Aftercare Team

  One of the UK’s best-known providers of sofas and carpets has selected field service management specialist Kirona to implement a product suite that will optimise the mobilisation of its aftercare team.   Established in the 1890’s in the North East of England, the...

Productivity Payoff: Why it pays for retailers to invest in workforce technology

  Neil Harvey, CTO of Kirona, considers the implications of the Industrial Strategy white paper on the retail sector and asks; is there such a thing as a perfect balance, and what benefits can technology have on workforce productivity?   High productivity is surely...

Rolling out egg inspections for DEFRA

The Animal and Plant Health Agency (APHA) is one of Defra’s delivery bodies. It is responsible for safeguarding animal and plant health for the benefit of people, the environment and the economy. Part of its work involves inspecting all sorts of premises and sites...

How Kirona is dealing with the Meltdown & Spectre vulnerabilities

Neil Harvey, Kirona’s CTO explains what the Meltdown & Spectre vulnerabilities are and what Kirona are doing about them. There has been much media frenzy over these new vulnerabilities which potentially affect every Intel, AMD and ARM chip on the planet (meaning every server,...