Thirteen Big Bugs to hit Bristol

Bristol Zoo Gardens Big Bug exhibition. Giant bee. Stripe OLT sponsors the Bombardier Beetle

Don’t start packing your survival rucksack and fleeing for the hills just yet – this invasion is a friendly one. We’ve been the technology partner for Bristol Zoo Gardens for ten years now, and to celebrate this wonderful partnership, we’ve sponsored a giant animatronic bug at the attraction of the year: the Big Bugs exhibition. Thirteen huge […]


Going Green with the best of them

Go Green logo

Last Tuesday, we nipped down to At-Bristol for the launch of the Go Green scheme – and we were not alone. There was a great turn-out, demonstrating once again why our home town of Bristol deserves its year as European Green Capital. It’s good timing, as we’ve also been talking about stepping up our Green Stripe […]


Meet the Team – Maynard Ahukanna, Service Desk Manager

Maynard Ahukanna, Service Desk Manager at Stripe OLT

What do you do all day? I manage the Service Desk, which means it’s down to me to make sure that our customers get prompt and efficient service, and the right engineer to deal with their query. I also get stuck in with some of the more complex queries, help with longer-term  projects, and mentor and manage […]


Are you prepared for Bring Your Own Device?


BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) is here and it’s here to stay – 82% of companies in one survey said their employees were allowed to use their personal devices in the office. And there are good reasons to embrace it – 74% of IT leaders believe that BYOD helps employees become more productive. But higher […]


We’re recruiting again! Two exciting roles available

orange screen displaying word hello

  We’re looking for a project manager and an account administrator to join our team, both based in our Bristol office. If you’re looking for an environment where you can really spread your wings, then the project management role is perfect for you, while the account administrator position is ideal for someone with sales or […]


Meet the Team – Mark Dale, Director


What do you do all day? I spend a lot of time every day talking to our customers and making sure they’re happy. I’m also responsible for planning and directing big projects, staff welfare, and working with Alex and Ed to keep Stripe OLT heading in the right direction. What are you good at? Development, […]


Merry Christmas!


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What’s stopping your business from scaling up?


Everyone’s talking about the Scale Up report and its recommendations to government – but does it tell the whole story about what’s holding small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) back? The SME sector is an important one, accounting for over 59% of UK employment and 48% of private sector revenue. Our experience of working with growing businesses means we have seen many of the challenges facing SMEs wanting to expand.  We agree that government support can be a great help, but we […]