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World Backup Day

31.3.2017 by Guest

Before you even read this blog, ask yourself this: what would you do if you lost all of your work? ? Or all of your years’ worth of photos? To have a catastrophic meltdown, huddle under your desk and rock back and forth would be a reasonable response in this digital age. Plus, as 83% of us own a computer and 89% of us have a mobile phone, it’s evident that technology is a core element of our modern lives. So why do only one in four people make regular data backups? It’s simple: there’s a lack of awareness. That’s…

Unlocked Manchester: Live Blog

28.3.2017 by Penny Piper

Join us here from 2pm on Thursday when we'll be covering our sold out Unlocked Manchester event live from the UKFast auditorium.

Ruling the UKFast Roost

21.3.2017 by Penny Piper

The UKFast team has grown from 200 to 350 in the past year; safe to say, we’re pretty used to seeing new faces on Campus. But our newest additions to the UKFast family was something we didn’t eggspect… When our…

Reasons to be Cheerful

20.3.2017 by Penny Piper

Happy Monday everyone! Today is International Day of Happiness – a day for us all to think about what makes us smile and to spread happiness where we can. Well, here at UKFast Campus, we’ve woken up to grey skies…

Ahead in the Clouds

17.3.2017 by Penny Piper

We headed down to London this week and were greeted with warm, sunny skies and not a cloud in sight. That much can be said for outdoors at least, but it was a completely different story in the ExCel as…

First Impressions at UKFast

15.3.2017 by Penny Piper

New team member Emma gives us a sneak peek into her findings after her first working week at UKFast. After just a few days at UKFast, I had a revelation – limitation is not in the company’s vocabulary. I was…

What is the Digital Strategy?

14.3.2017 by Penny Piper

Over the past year, the government has thrown UK businesses a fair few curveballs; with Brexit, the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and the Investigatory Powers Act causing changes in operations both short and long term. After we welcomed Minister for…

The Keys to Unlocked

13.3.2017 by Penny Piper

On the 28th March, industry heavyweights including Microsoft, Cisco and Secarma will descend on UKFast Campus for Unlocked Manchester – our new cybersecurity conference. Expect an afternoon of in-depth insights into the world of cybersecurity and cyber-terrorism to make sure…

Primary Numbers

10.3.2017 by Penny Piper

Today is Programming for Primaries Awareness Day, a day to big up the importance of introducing computing to children from an early age. Alongside this, it’s a reminder of the areas of the community that are working extremely hard to…

Jogging Your Muscle Memory

9.3.2017 by Penny Piper

This week, the skies have most definitely cleared (minus the bouts of rain). And with race training season upon us, we couldn’t be happier to unplug the treadmill and set our limbs free in the fresh air! UKFast culture is…