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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.

What is DevOps?

15.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Anyone involved in IT recruitment will know what a hot topic DevOps has been for the past couple of years as more and more companies, including blue-chip enterprises, scramble to embrace the DevOps culture. We spoke to UKFast DevOps Engineer, Tim, who gave us everything we need to get up to scratch on DevOps.   So, beyond the hype, what is DevOps? In a nutshell, DevOps is a philosophy and set of practices which combine software development with operations. Its aim is to shorten a system’s development life cycle while also delivering features, fixes and updates, ensuring quality and information…

Black Friday 2018: Four Killer Tips to Maximise Conversions

12.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Is your eCommerce store ready for this year’s peak retail period? As we edge closer and closer to Black Friday, now is the time to prepare if you haven’t already. This Black Friday and Cyber Monday are predicted to attract a…

eCloud®: What’s New in the Cloud?

12.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

We might only be a few weeks into autumn, but UKFast has already been busy forging ahead with our new products, bringing you a vast selection of innovative tech to brighten up the darker months. We’ve already spoken about the…

What Happens When Trello Goes Wrong?

2.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Turn on the news and you’ll see the return of a familiar theme. They’re all over the papers and on every news feed. In fact, you can’t go anywhere in 2018 without hearing about them. Data breaches. The UN has…

Tech Round-Up: Is the Tech Industry Ready For Brexit?

18.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

UKFast takes a look at some of the biggest technology news of the week, including AI, social media and all things Brexit. Discover the latest stories here: What is your business plan for a post-Brexit world? An article in The…

Skype on FASTdesk: The Freedom to Talk

11.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Our calendars are full of meetings, meetings, meetings. Some might be around the water cooler but others are unavoidable and need us to travel the length and breadth of the country. Let’s face facts – it’s impossible to be in…

Digital Transformation in the Healthcare Industry

11.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

The healthcare sector is changing rapidly. The digital transformation of systems and processes in the NHS (and beyond) is streamlining the working day and giving patients greater control when it comes to their health, which can only be a good…

Stay in the Loop at UKFast

10.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Have you ever wanted to finish a large piece of work, only to find your computer doing a necessary update that could take anything from an hour to a quarter of your day? It’s a facepalm situation that could have…

Women in STEM: What’s changed in 2018?

6.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s been a great day for the world of science and tech today, as we found out about a huge step forward for women wanting to pursue a career in STEM! Leading astronomer Professor Dame Jocelyn Bell Burnell has been…

WordPress Vulnerability: Hear from a Developer

5.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Recently we brought you the breaking news story of the new WordPress vulnerability. The flaw was discovered by Sam Thomas, Director of Research, at UKFast’s sister company Secarma and was announced at Black Hat in Las Vegas, as well as…