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Robots don’t make mistakes – but data does!

Robots don’t make mistakes – but data does!

There has been a huge amount written about the benefits of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) and probably as many column inches dedicated to the challenges and pitfalls. In this article and our upcoming webinar, we explore the...
Our journey from monolith to microservices

Our journey from monolith to microservices

  Richard Hooper, Head of Systems, explains how CloudTrade upgraded its software environment to cope with increased demand and some of the problems solved along the way.
Self isolation? No problem – keep your business running 24/7

Self isolation? No problem – keep your business running 24/7

With the world slowly putting itself into self-isolation, never has it been more evident that digitisation of your business practices enables increased flexibility in where your team works and helping to keep it ‘open as usual’....
CloudTrade – a woman’s world?

CloudTrade – a woman’s world?

Well, not quite yet… But we’re getting there! Here Amee Patel, Operations Manager, discusses some of the challenges of being a woman in a male-dominated industry and how CloudTrade has changed our practices to encourage female...
HI, the new AI – what the Terminator got right

HI, the new AI – what the Terminator got right

Ever since Schwarzenegger told a desk Sargent that he’d be back and then was back 5 mins later crashing through the wall of police station, the world has been in love with the idea of AI.
Invoice fraud: get smart or get fleeced

Invoice fraud: get smart or get fleeced

Invoice fraud can be an expensive problem, if you choose to ignore it. Last year invoice fraud cost UK firms almost £93 million, with 3,280 invoice and bank scam cases reported – at an average of £28,000 per case. Although there...
Is digital transformation a technology issue?

Is digital transformation a technology issue?

In our private lives we interact daily with Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and WhatsApp. At work, it’s applications for communicating with colleagues and clients; email, LinkedIn and Skype. There’s also Microsoft Office, document...

What’s at the top of your CFO’s Christmas list?

Since it’s that time of year again, you might be thinking about what to get for the special someone in your life: your CFO. Though this is the person you work alongside every day, you may be at a loss as to what they’re hoping...