Blogs

Stretchy templates

Stretchy templates

What is a template in the world of CloudTrade automated data capture? In this blog post, Richard Develyn, CloudTrade CTO, explains how a template is something much more flexible than you might imagine. Secondly, he describes...
Service as a Service

Service as a Service

In this blog post, Richard Develyn CTO, explores what true service looks like with a software solution and if the SaaS model is truly all it’s cracked up to be. If you went into a high-class restaurant and ordered yourself a...
Is it RPA?

Is it RPA?

Is Robotic Processing Automation (RPA) science fiction or science fact? Does it have a part to play in the CloudTrade story? In this blog post, the third in his trilogy explaining the CloudTrade data-capture solution, Richard...
Is it AI?

Is it AI?

Is there a difference between systems based on AI and solutions using neural networks? And, if so, which of these approaches lies at the root of the CloudTrade data-extraction service? In this blog post, the second in a...
A message from David Cocks, our CEO

A message from David Cocks, our CEO

As the new year begins, it is an ideal time to reflect on the previous year and what we learnt during this time. As we all know, 2020 was a bit of a strange year, but CloudTrade still managed to grow and hire more colleagues,...
A partnership with CloudTrade – what does that look like?

A partnership with CloudTrade – what does that look like?

CloudTrade was established in 2009 in the UK, and the service is now available worldwide. Global customers expect geographic local representation which is provided through our wide network of partners. They have expertise in...
Can a technical service really be 100% reliable?

Can a technical service really be 100% reliable?

Can a technical service really be 100% reliable? In this blog post, Richard Develyn, CloudTrade CTO, with a nod to Heisenberg, looks at what is meant by 100% accuracy in the world of computers. He discusses the shortcomings of...
Document processing: time for a gear change?

Document processing: time for a gear change?

When faced with today’s significant challenges, resilience is key. Steve Britton, CloudTrade Director of EMEA Sales, shares here in the blog post his passion for motorsport, and explains how the verve and determination seen on...
How is CloudTrade technology different to OCR?

How is CloudTrade technology different to OCR?

When looking at data capture solutions, the term OCR often pops up. A technology that has been around for years, it is often the ‘go-to’ for companies looking to automate their data capture. In this blog post, Richard...