The SpeedLedger Story

This timeline tells you a little bit about SpeedLedger Engineering. We believe that working in the direction of our vision is crucial. Hence, our vision is clearly defined and well-known through out the organisation.
“Automate accounting".

January 1, 2000

Magnus presenterar SpeedLedger

SpeedLedger is born

Our mission is to make it easy and fun to be
self-employed by automating routine tasks.

June 5, 2013

Scrum Kanban

Nobody likes estimation and long planning meetings. Nowadays we use Kanban as a base for our development process.

February 1, 2014



At this point we started using Scala. Our tech stack evolves organically as our teams have the freedom to choose the best tech out there. Nowadays, all teams use Scala and it’s the most used programming language in our tech stack.

May 7, 2014

Maker days

Our first Hackathon, namely Maker Days, kicked off. It was quite a success and some awesome projects was developed. Check it out!

September 1, 2014

Office relocation

SpeedLedger moves the office to center of Göteborg. Spannmålsgatan 19, 411 05 Göteborg. Check out our Instagram, usually the feed contains photos from the office.

October 28, 2014

Docker in production

We started using Docker containers for all our services in production after trying it out on smaller services. Today we are running a clustered environment based on Docker Swarm, providing us container scheduling and a Docker native multi-host setup.

May 19, 2015

New design

It was time for freshen up our UI design. After hacking CSS for quite a while our product now looks pretty good actually!

June 1, 2015

The DevOps team

To ease burden from other teams and gain focus on operations and DevOps related tasks, Team Ops is formed.

August 1, 2015

Lean UX

By using Lean principles when building our user experience we’re aiming towards more validated/verified design in a lightweight manner.

May 27, 2016

Next-gen Operation Environment

Going from treating servers as pets (well... to honest, more like pests) to cattle. We run our containers on a Cloudformation infrastructure on AWS.

August 1, 2016

New front-end tech stack

Having an awesome Design team wanting to build a delightful customer experience and developers aching for a better developer experience, motivates us to switch tech stack on our front-ends. After using Angular on some parts and trying out React we settled on React/Redux.

Dec 5, 2018

Kubernetes for orchestration

Our previous in-house cluster solution based on Docker Swarm is replaced with Kubernetes


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