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Insight from hosting, cloud and colocation specialist UKFast, as well as guest posts from entrepreneurs; expert views from marketing and SEO to the latest enterprise technology trends; and business advice.

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 meal. You should charge the dinner to your room tab, but… you know the number of another room so you charge your dinner to that number instead. The hotel will eventually find out what’s happened but it’s much too late – you’ve already checked out! This can be a nightmare situation to the person in the other room, and exactly…

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…

TECH UPDATE: Orchestrator 2 Upgrade Complete

2.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

We always like to keep you up-to-date and well-informed about the new technology and platforms that will really help your business to expand. We’ve just updated our systems to bring you the best tech around including enterprise-grade solutions and brand…

Is Your Hardware Best-of-Breed?

30.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

  At UKFast, we practice what we preach. We believe that every one of our clients deserves the best hardware to power their solutions, because your website means everything to you and your well-being. With that in mind, we ensure…

Laracon 2018 – The Highlights from UKFast

27.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

The tech world has been a-buzz with talk of Laracon. Held in Chicago, Illinois, Laracon US is the globe’s largest convention for all things Laravel. The PHP framework, Laravel, is widely used among developers, known for its simplicity, elegance and…

Is your website secure? Google will be the judge

27.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

When browsing the internet, how often do you check the security of the website you are using? Submitting your information to an insecure website, or sometimes just clicking on one, increases the risk of your data being compromised by a…

Are You Ready for Peak Season?

24.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s that time of year again – businesses around the world are preparing themselves for Black Friday and the holiday rush. While it might seem a lifetime away, in the world of eCommerce - with just months to go -…

What Five Things Should You Look For in a Hosting Provider?

19.7.2018 by Alice Cullen

Finding the right hosting partner can be a difficult thing. Your website is your pride and joy so who should you trust with your big business venture? Your eCommerce website needs to carry you through peak periods of intense traffic…

ClearCloud is Flying High

17.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

UKFast is delighted to announce the launch of ClearCloud. Our brand new sister company is here to give your cloud the support it needs to flourish and fly. There’s a buzz of excitement around the UKFast office today as we…

Your July Security Round-Up

10.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

  Want to stay up to date with the latest news in cybersecurity and tech? Read the UKFast security round-up of the most important stories of the past week.   Data breaches galore Last week’s NHS data breach affected 150,000…