Can you imagine the technical challenges we face ensuring search performance in an exponentially growing system with terabytes of data and millions of users?
NFQ is a core technology partner for HomeToGo – a dedicated team of software engineers and data science professionals driving innovation to power the world's largest vacation rental search engine. For the world’s biggest vacation rental search system, we put together a team of 70 professionals, and the product they’ve developed from the first line of the code has already managed to change the entire vacation rental search market.
HomeToGo has the world's largest selection of vacation rentals, listing millions of offers from thousands of trusted partners, including Airbnb, Booking.com, Vrbo, and TripAdvisor. From apartments, cabins, boats, castles, hotels, hostels, and everything in between, HomeToGo combines price, destination, dates, and amenities to find the perfect accommodation for any trip worldwide.
Founded in 2014, HomeToGo employs more than 250 people and manages 23 local apps & websites across Europe, North America, South America, Australia, and Asia-Pacific. HomeToGo also operates brands such as Tripping.com and Wimdu.
One of the most authoritative business news sites in the world, Forbes, included HomeToGo on its list of the top 10 fastest-growing European businesses in 2017. German startup magazine Gründerszene, meanwhile, ranked the fastest growing digital service companies by revenue in 2017-2018, and HomeToGo took first place. For a startup to achieve such rapid growth in such a short time is phenomenal.