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Kennard Consulting

Kennard Consulting design tailor-made software for all types of businesses. From financial advisers to marketing companies, we create software that works for you.

Explain your frustration with your current software, or let us work with you to identify how technology can improve your business. From web sites to e-commerce solutions, from inventory tracking to customer databases, we do it all. We will analyse what you need, build the solution, test it, train your people, and then provide you with ongoing support. Our offering is end-to-end, so you won't be on your own once we've finished developing the product.

At Kennard Consulting, we believe that everybody should have great software. We pride ourselves on individual attention and a focus on quality.

Click the links on the left to learn more about our philosophy to software development, the methodologies we use, and to read testimonials from our clients.



Red Hat Telefonica Thomson Reuters
NRMA Avant Solutions McLeod Software
RAMS Home Loans Workplace Diagnostics Visible Results
Cards etc Burst Sydney Property Buyers Agents
Play 500 Online Make A Storybook Law Society of NSW
Getting Ready To Read Confidential Document Solutions Open Source

Click on a client logo to learn more about the work we have done, or click to read testimonials from our customers.

Peer-reviewed research produced by Kennard Consulting:

Kennard, R. Derivation of a General Purpose Architecture for Automatic User Interface Generation. University of Technology, Sydney 11th International Conference on Software Methodologies, Tools and Techniques Software Development Times Journal of Systems and Software 2nd International Conference on Human System Interaction 7th International Conference on Software Methodologies, Tools and Techniques Computing & Control Engineering Journal
Kennard, R. & Leaney, J. An Introduction to Software Mining. 11th International Conference on Software Methodologies, Tools and Techniques
Kennard, R. How To Get (Almost) Everything You Ever Wanted In One (Not Very) Easy Step. Software Development Times
Kennard, R. & Leaney, J. Is There Convergence in the Field of UI Generation? Journal of Systems and Software
Kennard, R. & Leaney, J. Towards a General Purpose Architecture for UI Generation. Journal of Systems and Software
Kennard, R. Edmonds, E. & Leaney, J. Separation Anxiety: stresses of developing a modern day Separable User Interface. 2nd International Conference on Human System Interaction
Kennard, R. & Steele, R. Application of Software Mining to Automatic User Interface Generation. 7th International Conference on Software Methodologies, Tools and Techniques
Corrigan, D. & Kennard, R. Computer-mediated learning systems: a new perspective. Computing & Control Engineering Journal

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Industry Awards

Academic Awards

Industry Awards for Kennard Consulting's work:

CANSTAR CANNEX Award: Innovation Excellence
Avant Solutions
CANSTAR CANNEX Award Rainmaker Excellence Award ASFA Award
Rainmaker Excellence Award: Special mention
Avant Solutions
ASFA Award: Excellence in Member Communication
Avant Solutions
JDK Star: Contributions to the Java Development Kit
Richard Kennard

Academic Awards for Dr Richard Kennard:

John Makepeace Bennett Award: Australasian PhD Thesis Of The Year
Computing Research and Education Association of Australasia

John Makepeace Bennett Award
Addison Wesley Award: Highest Academic Achievement in Computer Science
University of Nottingham
Addison Wesley Award

Recent Blog Articles

Academic Citations

Keep updated on our work by reading our recent blog articles:

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Papers and journals citing Kennard Consulting's research:

Cerny, T., Chalupa, V., Rychtecky, L. & Linhart, T. Machine-driven code inspection to reduce restated information. Lecture Notes in Information Technology

Cerny, T., Chalupa, V. & Donahoo, M.J. Towards Smart User Interface Design. International Conference on Information Science and Applications

Raneburger, D., Popp, R. & Vanderdonckt, J. An automated layout approach for model-driven WIMP-UI generation. 4th SIGCHI Symposium on Engineering Interactive Computing Systems

Lienert, C., Jenny, B., Schnabel, O. & Hurni, L. Current Trends in Vector-Based Internet Mapping: A Technical Review. Online Maps with APIs and WebServices

Cerny, T. & Song, E. UML-based enhanced rich form generation. ACM Symposium on Research in Applied Computation

Stehno, B. Generování aplikací pro OS Android. Ceské vysoké ucení technické v Praze

Oh, J. M., Lee, Y. S. & Moon, N. Towards Cultural User Interface Generator Principles. 5th International Conference on Multimedia and Ubiquitous Engineering

Chalupa, V. Nová generace nástroje FormBuilder. Ceské vysoké ucení technické v Praze

Bertoncelj, R. Parsek CMS 2.0. University of Ljubljana

Schill, A. Generierung von interaktiven OSGi-Komponenten für Android. Technische Universität Dresden

Aispuro, E.E., Licea, G., Suárez, J., Sandoval, A., Carreño, M.A., Estrada, I., Juárez-Ramírez, R., Aguilar, L. & Martínez, L.G. Supporting the development of interactive applications in introductory programming courses. Computer Applications in Engineering Education

Feldmann, M., Nestler, T., Muthmann, K., Jugel, U., Hübsch, G. & Schill, A. Overview of an end-user enabled model-driven development approach for interactive applications based on annotated services. 4th Workshop on Emerging Web Services Technology

O'Hear, T. & Boudjenane, Y. Using Activity Descriptions to Generate User Interfaces for ERP Software. 13th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction

Gruber, W. Metawidget: King of the Hill. JAXenter

Abdullahi, U. G. & Alty, J. L. How useful is on-line help?: An observational study. 6th Australian Conference on Computer-Human Interaction

Industry White Papers

Industry White Papers written by Kennard Consulting:

Metawidget: What Good is an OIM?
Open Source

Metawidget Case Study: Telefónica Health Portal
Open Source

Metawidget Case Study: JBoss Forge
Open Source

Metawidget Case Study: Global Navigation Satellite System
Open Source

Metawidget Case Study: Flexible Dispersion Modelling
Open Source

Metawidget: Adoption Studies
Open Source

Metawidget: Duplication in User Interfaces
Open Source