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Laravel Manchester meets Taylor Otwell

28.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Last night, UKFast CTO Neil Lathwood attended Laravel Manchester, hosted at UKFast’s brand new auditorium. Hear his highlights from the big event which featured an extra special guest. Laravel at UKFast Campus Laravel was founded in June 2011, created in order to find a more advanced alternative to the CodeIgniter framework. We were incredibly proud to host Laravel Manchester this week, bringing together a host of experts and coding-enthusiasts, all on-hand to share their knowledge and love of the programming framework Laravel. This was the third Laravel Manchester Meetup group – not just an excuse to eat pizza and catch up with…

eCommerce Live UK – The Highlights

27.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Can you believe it? The online retailers’ event of the year, eCommerce Live UK, was an entire week ago. How time flies. With keynote speakers from all areas of the eCommerce community, the event was packed with interesting presentations, fascinating…

The Birthday Blogs: Meet Lawrence Jones

26.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Welcome to our final blog of the day. Today, UKFast turns 19 years old and we’ve been speaking to our fantastic team about their experiences over the years and what they think is so special about our business… Many of…

The Birthday Blogs: Meet Rich

26.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Rich has been a designer at UKFast for 17 years – possibly the most cheerful person in the office, you’ll find him whistling and singing as he vinyls. On UKFast’s 19th birthday, find out about Rich’s 17 years on the…

The Birthday Blogs: Meet Sarah

26.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Next up is Sarah, one of our Enterprise Account Managers who looks after some of our larger clients. To celebrate UKFast’s 19th birthday, we asked her about her top moments and favourite UKFast things! So, Sarah, why UKFast? I've worked…

The Birthday Blogs: Meet Neil

26.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Our CTO is no stranger to dressing up! On UKFast’s 19th birthday, we take a look at his fancy dress costumes through the ages… 19 years of UKFast Everyone at UKFast will say it, but it’s the people that really…

The Birthday Blogs: Meet Charlotte

26.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Take a look at our second blog of the day – as UKFast hits 19 years old, we ask Director of Account Management Charlotte a few questions about her time with Manchester’s best place to work.   In your eyes,…

Happy 19th Birthday, UKFast!

26.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

That’s right! UKFast turns 19 years old today. It’s been a heck of a ride – going from a two-person operation in the back bedroom of an Oxford Road flat, to a global organisation helping thousands of businesses and connecting hundreds of…

Cybersecurity: Top Tips from a Business Leader

25.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

It only takes one hacker a single hour to bring your business down. Recent stats reveal that 64% of businesses consider a lack of budget to be a barrier to further IT adoption. But with cybersecurity threats always imminent, how…

DDoSX®: Crucial Updates to Our Service

24.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

How much do you value your business? In a cyber-world where Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are at a record high, with attacks increasing by 91% in 2017, protecting your business empire is key. Our DDoSX® service detects and…