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Cybersecurity Expert Week: Ransomware with Scott Helme


Welcome to day two of our first Expert Week. We like to be in a constant state of learning here at UKFast, and there’s no better way to educate ourselves than spending time in the company of experts. With cybersecurity at the top of the agenda for every online business, it seems the perfect time to get up […]

Fast Friday – 28th July 2017

Fridays at UKFast

This week sees three tech staples being put into retirement. It’s the end of support for MS Paint, a couple of iPods, and Flash. We’re also pleased to show off our new GDPR infographic. You really need to give this thing a read if you’ve not started thinking about compliance! Have a lovely weekend! 1. Paint […]

12 Steps To GDPR Compliance – Infographic

The GDPR is less than a year away, and businesses failing to comply after 25th May 2018 risk fines of up to €20 million. Can your business afford to risk the fine and the reputational damage? Follow our 12 practical steps to GDPR compliance. This infographic is just one part of our GDPR toolkit, which […]

7 Worrying Facts About Ransomware

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Should you be defending against ransomware? The short answer is yes. The long answer is – yes, and here are just seven reasons to step up your security setup. Fear not though, because your ransomware worries can be answered directly in our next webinar. 1. Ransomware can be used by anyone Most of the time ‘- […]

7 Important eCommerce Dates Before The Year Ends

There was a time, a few decades ago, when early eCommerce retailers could enjoy some downtime over Christmas. This was a simpler time, when Christmas shopping was done in shops, on foot, surrounded by hundreds of other vaguely-panicked-slightly-too-hot shoppers. These days shopping is a lot easier. In 2017 the plot to Jingle All The Way […]

Fast Friday – 21st July 2017

Fridays at UKFast

How’s your week been? Really? Mine too. This Friday we’re talking about quaint British place names, and how those names will be meaningless after robots take over the world. Luckily, we can just move to space post-robocalypse thanks to Google’s new space Street View. Have a lovely weekend on planet earth whilst you still can.  1. An […]

See the benefits of CDN

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Everyone has their own reason to love the internet. Maybe it’s next-day clothes deliveries, access to all the movies, TV shows and music in existence, or that it’s the home of online communities like Tumblr, Reddit and Instagram. Personally, I love the sheer vastness of it. Out here on the web exists all the information […]

The Passed and the Future


These fine upstanding students have all passed their exams and are on their way to become the tech engineers of the future – and not a bleep-bloop flying cars future, but potentially before the year’s up. Who are these students, you’re wondering? They’re the recent graduates of something called the ‘The Tech Engineers of Tomorrow […]

How Public Sector Accreditations Can Increase Your Customer Base

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Accreditation plays a crucial role in the growth and reputation of any business, they’re also a legal requirement in many cases. An accreditation allows your business to be officially recognised by a certified and impartial organisation, and demonstrates to customers that your company is dedicated to achieving the highest standards; in the public sector, standards […]