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We offer our insight into the latest technology trends that could affect your business, from micro-computers to changes in the regulation of the internet.

How To Switch Your SSL Systems And Stay Secure

19.2.2018 by Jenn Granger

Secure websites are something we all take for granted. We can browse, click and buy almost everything and anything – from the kitchen sink to a brand new speedboat – online at any time. But this could all change with a new SSL update that rolls out in April. Symantec SSL certificates are about to be “distrusted” in a new version of Google Chrome out this spring. In 2018, everyone automatically expects SSL to be in place on eCommerce websites. We’ve all been about to buy something online and quickly backtracked when we can’t see that green safety padlock at…

Share A Little Love With Your Clients

14.2.2018 by Jenn Granger

We’re all feeling the love today. Some of us are dressing up for a fancy meal out, sneakily wrapping that box of chocs or maybe even hoping to get a card from that special someone. It’s safe to say that…

Freshen Up With National Clean Out Your Computer Day

12.2.2018 by Jenn Granger

There seems to be a National Day for everything these days! This month there’s National Tooth Fairy Day, National Love Your Pet Day and even National Pizza Day, which we happily celebrated last week. But National Clean Out Your Computer…

Stuck in a Loop of Cyber Blunders? Get Our Top Tech Tips

2.2.2018 by Al McCloud

Groundhog Day has come a long way from the pagan rituals and small pudgy rodents: if you didn’t go into work today armed with your best Bill Murray impression, who even are you? It’s on 2nd February we have a…

What is a Metro Storage Cluster?

30.1.2018 by Al McCloud

Metro storage clustering allows one solution to be stretched across two physically separate data centres. At UKFast, this means we can extend your eCloud Private or eCloud Hybrid environment across two UKFast DC buildings in different places, and in doing so decrease risk…

2018’s Tech Trends According to the Experts

22.1.2018 by Al McCloud

When we look back at 2018, what will characterise the year in tech? That’s the multi-million dollar question to ask at the start of a new year, and it’s one which could be worth literal millions for those who get…

How Wireless Routers Were Hacked into a DDoS Army

17.1.2018 by Al McCloud

What the Huawei HG532 router teaches us about IoT security. Arguably the first ‘Internet of Things’ device was created back in 1991 at the University of Cambridge. It was called the ‘Trojan Room coffee pot’ – it was a camera,…

2017’s Biggest Public Sector Tech Stories

11.1.2018 by Al McCloud

Cybersecurity To say cybersecurity was just an issue for the Public Sector would be a colossal understatement. In 2017 the entire world was in awe and in fear after seeing, for the first time, how hackers could disrupt and steal…

How to Digital Detox without Missing a Thing

10.1.2018 by Al McCloud

It’s January, the perfect time for self-improvement, but with everyone clogging up the gym and healthy food a welcome change from the last month’s indulgence, what else could you improve to make this a year of success? Deloitte revealed in…

Will The End Of Net Neutrality Affect Your Business?

3.1.2018 by Al McCloud

The Trump Administration is in the process of repealing long-standing U.S. net neutrality standards in order to shake up the internet-at-large. Who will this change benefit? Will it affect your business?  The Basics Internet Service Providers like BT, Sky Broadband,…