How trivago Makes Their Products Faster 

On-Demand OpsCast with trivago + Catchpoint 



trivago is the world’s top hotel comparison site. Founded in 2005 and headquartered in Dusseldorf, Germany, trivago is a global hotel search platform focused on reshaping the way travelers search for and compare hotels. trivago’s mission is to “be the traveler’s first and independent source of information for finding the ideal hotel at the lowest rate.” 

We are delighted to be joined by Xoan Vilas who leads a performance team to make trivago products faster.

In this latest installment of OpsCast Spotlight, How trivago Makes Their Products Faster, Xoan will share his personal insight into and how he maintains focus in keeping the perspective of performance in a continuously changing environment and the resulting continuous improvements required to ensure that they deliver excellent digital experiences at all times.

Key Takeaways:

  • How trivago has utilised synthetic monitoring to optimise performance for their global business
  • Real insight into the depth of visibility that trivago now has across their 55 sites 
  • Learnings from the performance analytics that trivago has gathered 

Interesting trivago Facts:

  • Global live platforms: 55
  • Unique visitors:   120 Million/month
  • Number of Web requests: 230 Million/day
  • CDN images traffic: 350TB/month
  • Image Requests: 12 Billion/month