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Everyone Can

21.8.2018 by Alice Cullen

What better way to make friends as a child in our modern world than over a video game session with friends? Not only are they having fun, they’re learning essential soft skills, improving communication and familiarising themselves with technology. Yet, for many children the ability to play these games is simply out of reach. That’s where Everyone Can comes in. The Manchester-based charity helps disabled people to speak, live independently, to control their environment and to have fun. Its gaming centre opens up the world of gaming to children of all abilities, meaning siblings of mixed abilities can play together…

eCommerce Live is Coming – and You’re Invited!

17.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

That’s right, it’s that time of year again when we start the countdown for eCommerce Live UK, (happening in Manchester and London on the 19th and 20th September 2018, if you hadn’t heard). eCommerce Live covers everything you want (and…

L1 Terminal Fault: Everything You Need To Know

16.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

Imagine this: You’re at a hotel for a conference. You check into a room at the front desk. You’re given a room number and a tab to go with it – great! You go to dinner and enjoy a delicious…

Coming soon: DC Interconnect VXLAN

15.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

At UKFast, we’re always on top of the latest, game-changing tech. With our innovative spirit in mind, we plan to deploy a Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN) across our systems in the next couple of months bringing huge advantages for our…

Designers: What Can FASTdesk GPU Do For You?

14.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

Wait, what time is it? It’s 8PM and you’re stuck in the office with your rendering programme going 1mph. Fantastic. In design, speed means efficiency and reaching those tight deadlines with time to spare. It’s just typical that your software…

Get to Know: Codeception

13.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s a brand new week and we know your tech brains are a-buzzing! This week we have a special guest blog from UKFast techie George who explains Codeception, what it means for PHP developers across the world and tips to…

UKFast Summer Cinema Club

9.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s been a wonderful whirlwind of UKFast community events lately! At UKFast, we’re on a mission to support as many worthy projects across the Greater Manchester area as possible, and our latest children’s afternoon proved to be an all-singing, show-stopping…

Your Top eCommerce Events – Autumn/Winter 2018

8.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

After some fantastic events this summer, it’s time to cover the next big round of eCommerce events to skyrocket your business. September brings three of the biggest eCommerce events in our calendar, all in the space of one month! So…

When Two-Factor Authentication Goes Wrong

7.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

How often do you use Reddit to check the weirdest and most wonderful news on the web? Last week the vast message-boarding and news aggregation site reported a data breach on user and employee passwords, exposing the weaknesses of two-factor…

Threat Monitoring: Giving Control Back To You

6.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

If you’re a regular on the MyUKFast portal, you’ll notice that we’ve made a few changes lately to give you even more control of your solution! We know how busy you are and how much time and effort running a…