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Storytelling Your Way To Success

30.5.2018 by Jenn Granger

What does your favourite website make you feel? A smooth and successful buying experience can be down to many things, but telling a story with your eCommerce website can make customers come back time and again. We’ve teamed up with eCommerce platform provider Shopware to help you master the mysterious art of storytelling to help your business grow. Experience driven commerce through storytelling In the harsh reality of eCommerce, retailers can either evolve to meet their customers’ expectations or fade into irrelevance. Now we’ve entered an era in commerce where experience prevails, blatant advertisements have lost their persuasive power and…

GDPR: Deadline Day is Here!

25.5.2018 by Jenn Granger

Shh, listen. Can you hear the faint cries of joy? That’s just people cheering as they delete the last of the GDPR emails from their inbox. Deadline day is finally here. For many, if not all, businesses, Friday 25th May…

Your Five Top Business Tips for Summer 2018

24.5.2018 by Jenn Granger

The world of eCommerce is a speedy thing. Over the past few years we’ve seen the rise of same-day delivery and designated pick-up points as people know they can order all the weird and wonderful things the web has to…

We Stand Together

22.5.2018 by Jenn Granger

There are bees all across Manchester today as we remember the victims of last year’s tragic terror attack. It’s been one year since the Manchester bombing in which 22 were killed at an Ariana Grande concert at the Manchester Arena.…

Spectre and Meltdown Latest

21.5.2018 by Alice Cullen

At 10:00pm on 21st May, Intel announced further information about a known vulnerability within its CPU architecture. This vulnerability follows the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities disclosed in January. UKFast is aware of the vulnerabilities and UKFast engineers are working with…

Best of British

18.5.2018 by Jenn Granger

The sun’s out, the sandals are on and we know you’ve had a relaxing weekend of bunting, jam scones and a bottle of bucks fizz (for the super-refined). However there’s just about time for a quick blog before we clock…

It’s in the vault!

18.5.2018 by Jenn Granger

  The UKFast techies are superexcited today and cracked a party popper or two. Our eCloud® Vault storage system now holds over one billion objects! #FridayFeeling This is fantastic news for our highly-trusted system, which is used by thousands of UKFast…

Your Safety Protocols Are Changing

16.5.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s been a long journey, friends, but it’s time to wave farewell to TLS1.0 On Saturday 30th June, early SSL and TLS protocols, as well as older SSL ciphers will no longer be acceptable ways for people to connect to…

Cryptojacking Attacks: What You Need To Know

14.5.2018 by Jenn Granger

Cybercriminals are in the money right now. According to VentureBeat.com, cybercrime generates $1.5tn every year, with ransomware attacks contributing $1bn to that figure. Cybercriminals now earn 15% more than those in traditional crime. And now there is a new contender.…

UKFast & the HSCN: Keeping Your NHS Flying

9.5.2018 by Jenn Granger

The HSCN is bringing power to the people! N3, the old healthcare network, ended its services on 31st March 2017, with many doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals were happy to say goodbye. The Health and Social Care Network (HSCN) is…