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You’re Never Too Cool for School

19.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Half-term kicks off today for many schools across the country – the summer holidays feel so long ago! So, we thought it was the perfect time to look back on all the pupils we’ve welcomed to UKFast this year. With our own UKFast teachers, a classroom on campus and our passion for helping people develop, choosing to work with the younger generation was one of the best decisions we’ve ever made as a business. So far this year, we’ve worked with more than 10,000 young people and ran 350 educational events across the country. In total, we work with 60,000…

The Future of eCommerce

18.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

The UK eCommerce industry has become so successful in recent years we’ve been described as a world leader in the field. With popular British-born businesses such as notonthehighstreet and ASOS dominating the online marketplace, there is no doubt the industry…

Brexit Blog Series: Data Protection, Cybersecurity and Brexit

17.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Since it’s cybersecurity month, we thought the second blog in our Brexit Blog Series should take a look at the implications Brexit may have on data protection and cybersecurity. The UK is scheduled to leave the EU on 29th March…

APIs: What Can They Do For Your Business?

16.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

APIs are one of the most vital tools that help big companies do their jobs quickly and with the efficiency you need to keep your business ahead of the game. However, do you know what an API actually is and…

What is DevOps?

15.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Anyone involved in IT recruitment will know what a hot topic DevOps has been for the past couple of years as more and more companies, including blue-chip enterprises, scramble to embrace the DevOps culture. We spoke to UKFast DevOps Engineer,…

Black Friday 2018: Four Killer Tips to Maximise Conversions

12.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Is your eCommerce store ready for this year’s peak retail period? As we edge closer and closer to Black Friday, now is the time to prepare if you haven’t already. This Black Friday and Cyber Monday are predicted to attract a…

eCloud®: What’s New in the Cloud?

12.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

We might only be a few weeks into autumn, but UKFast has already been busy forging ahead with our new products, bringing you a vast selection of innovative tech to brighten up the darker months. We’ve already spoken about the…

World Mental Health Day: How Are You Feeling?

10.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

At UKFast, we’re happy to be celebrating World Mental Health Day 2018. We know how vital a healthy work/life balance is for maintaining your happiness and we have built our very unique team culture around just that. Now it’s autumn…

An Ode to Ada Lovelace

9.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Today is Ada Lovelace Day! Founded in 2009 by technologist Suw Charman-Anderson, Ada Lovelace Day falls on the second Tuesday of October every year, and is a day to celebrate the achievements of all women in STEM careers; Science, Technology,…

eCloud®: Burst Your Business Into Action

9.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

You’ve got your suppliers on hand, your website is buzzing and it’s all hands on deck at the office - you’re totally ready for Black Friday. Right? More and more often, we’ve noticed that these peak time periods in the…