Alexa metrics
Live Chat

Welcome to UKFast, do you have a question? Our hosting experts have the answers.

Chat Now
Sarah UKFast | Account Manager

Patch it! Windows Flaw to Patch Asap

22.7.2015 by Alice Cullen

Admittedly it seems that not a day goes by at the moment without some vulnerability or patch being announced and it's pretty tricky to keep on top of it all, but this one is a stinker with an easy fix…

#BacktoBasics: Firewalls

21.7.2015 by Jenn Granger

Firewalls are a vital part of any online solution. And, whilst most people have an idea of what they are, knowing why they're so important – and how to manage them if you have one – possibly not so much.…

How Seriously Should you be Taking UX?

20.7.2015 by Jenn Granger

User Experience is a term that’s thrown around a lot but is it just another buzz word or something that you should be taking seriously? At a recent UKFast round table industry experts met to discuss user experience key areas,…

Fridays at UKFast – 17th July

17.7.2015 by Jenn Granger

Happy Friday, one and all! This week we’ve been talking Magento basics, and asking who should colocate. We’ve asked whether it’s time for you to ditch Flash, and explained the easy get-around for an iPhone scam. Now catch up with…

Don’t Fall For this iPhone Scam

16.7.2015 by Jenn Granger

Apple users beware – there’s an iPhone scam going around that’s trying to lock your screens and make you cough up the dough. However, apparently it’s easily avoided, so make sure you aren’t paying out unnecessarily! There’s a scam going…

Should you Pull the Plug on this Well-known Plug-in?

15.7.2015 by Jenn Granger

Mozilla has blocked it completely and Facebook’s chief security officer has tweeted that it’s time to put it out to pasture - but why is everyone hating on Flash? Here’s why, and why you might want to think about limiting it…

Who Should Colocate?

14.7.2015 by Jenn Granger

Colocation – an alternative to managed and cloud hosting – is like throwing an awesome party without having to actually have it at your house and do any of the intense hosting part (which works in both analogies!). This week we’ve…

#BacktoBasics: Magento

13.7.2015 by Jenn Granger

You might have heard the term Magento bandied about and wondered what in the name of the good lord Linux it was. Maybe you’re setting up an eCommerce website and want to know if Magento is the right choice for…

Fridays at UKFast – 10th July

10.7.2015 by Jenn Granger

You are cordially invited to join us in celebrating the fact that it’s Friday! I’m sure you’re keen to get out and enjoy your weekend, but before you scramble off into the sun, take a moment to catch up with…

OpenSSL: There’s a New Patch in Town

9.7.2015 by Jenn Granger

Heads up – there’s a new patch arrived today for those of you who run OpenSSL versions 1.0.2c, 1.0.2b, 1.0.1n and 1.0.1o that were released in June 2015 or later, so if you use any of these then there are…