The Lowe’s IMS portal: is it everything an installer needs to run their business?

  As Lowe’s rolls out exciting new digital capabilities with its IMS portal, installers are asking questions like: Why would I need other field service software in addition to the portal? Isn’t IMS supposed to give me all the automation I need? IMS provides great new functionality that allows installers and Lowe’s to share job […]

Four reasons to kick off 2018 with a field service app for installers

How do you choose the right tool for your business? If you’re into New Year’s resolutions, have you thought about how to improve your installation business in 2018? Maybe you want to make a lot more money this year; be more connected to your team; or go paperless! For 2018, it may be time to […]

Cilio Technologies Doubles Client Base in the First Quarter of 2017 for its Cilio CiO Installation Management Software

Growth Spurred by Increased Demand FROM Installation Contractors for Automated Order Entry, Scheduling, and Tracking Brookfield, WI (May 25, 2017) – Cilio Technologies, Inc., a software as a service (SaaS) provider for the installed sales space, today announced that it has doubled its client base for its Cilio CiO installation management software and now boasts […]

Don’t Let Your Office Challenges Turn Into Office Fires

Fire.  It’s one the our most basic necessities for survival. You use it to heat your home/office, cook your food and it may even be generating the electricity you are using to view this post.  Fires have their place in your life, but they shouldn’t be suffocating your business. Now I’m not talking about actual […]

Ask The Right Data Management Questions

Have you ever purchased scheduling and or data management software to solve a business problem only to discover shortly afterwards you need to configure the “extras” yourself which costs more money or even worse yet, the solution doesn’t account for some of the other uses you thought of after paying for it? Problem happens more […]

Cilio CiO – the Secret of Security and Infrastructure

The secret of Cilio CiO’s security is found in the fact that it resides on its big brother’s (Cilio Partners Portal) secured internet platform. In 2006 Cilio released its first Partner Portal for LG Hausys and by 2007 moved its use to Lowe’s to manage installed sales for their entire countertop business.  Cilio managed orders […]