The Travel Tech startups treading new ground

The flagship event of the annual tourism calendar, World Travel Market (WTM) once again arrived in London this week, and the event statistics are staggering. In its 37th year, the 2016 edition is expected to bring together in excess of 50,000 travel professionals, including industry representatives from over 5,000 exhibitors, covering 182 countries and territories….

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Accel Partners announces Top 100 most promising European SaaS startups – we’re on it!

OK, so this is a shameless piece of promotion for Cloud 66, but I’m super proud we got a mention so massive props to the team. Last week, Philippe Botteri of Accel Partners – one of the leading global VC firms specializing in early phase and growth stage startups, published the ‘Accel EuroScape’ hot list. Taking a comprehensive look at over…

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DevOps and Containers and Rails Apps, oh my…

Last month I joined the Cloud 66 family. I was fortunate enough to spend my first week at our company retreat, offering me the unique opportunity to not only get better acquainted with my colleagues, but also be part of the conversation around strategic direction and the focus areas for the year ahead. It was…

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Innovate or die… or just ask your workforce

As physicist William Pollard once said; “Without change there is no innovation, creativity, or incentive for improvement. Those who initiate change will have a better opportunity to manage the change that is inevitable”. One of the most distinct qualities of the tech industry has been the role it plays as an agent of change, acting as the…

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A Step Closer to a Contactless World?

The relentless growth of mobile has helped reinvent consumer engagement in ways that up until a few years ago, would seem unfathomable. We now get our daily fix of news, access information, watch videos, complain to customer services, and pretty much buy anything we want with a few simple gestures on a device. The seemingly…

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