Section: Information Technology

IT Eye Update - an overview of news from IT organisations working with social landlords

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IT Eye Update provides an overview of news from IT organisations working with social landlords and others in the housing sector. If we are aware of news of relevance from other sources, we will also include it.

Article dated: 05.01.21
MRI Software: Further reading

Evolve Block & Estate Management, a rapidly growing south coast-based property manager, has decided to upgrade its technology solution to the MRI Qube PM product. The system is used by over 70 Association of Residential Managing Agents (ARMA) members to achieve the best practice guidance of the organisation.


Article dated: 06.01.21
Intratone UK: Further reading

Housing Associations are already embracing new technologies and implementing them in ways that benefit both their business and the people they serve - this article looks at how the sector isn't staying still and outlines three key things to look out for.


Article dated: 08.01.21
Hyperoptic: Further reading

UK ISP Hyperoptic, which builds 1Gbps capable "full fibre" broadband networks to large residential or office buildings, has announced that thousands of Southampton City Council tenants now have access to their network, thanks to a new supply agreement.


Updated: 12.01.21
VerseOne: Further reading

VerseOne's forthcoming Social Housing Forums, which provide a platform for networking re the digital implications of the government's Charter for Social Housing, include:

Further details are available via the above link.


Updated: 14.01.21
Mobysoft: Further reading

West of Scotland Housing Association, who have over 3,500 homes across Glasgow, North and South Lanarkshire and Ayrshire, have invested in RentSense to help them mitigate welfare reform and free up constrained resources.


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