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The GDPR – Let’s Refresh

GDPR whitepaper

In April 2016 the European Union (EU) released its finalised document for its new data protection legislation, the General Data Protection Regulation; which is often fondly referred to as the GDPR. Organisations were given just over two years (24 months to be precise,) to become compliant with its standards. A year on and we’re hurtling […]

Securing the Future with our New Investment

UKFast data centre investment

Despite their fairly unassuming name, data centres are pretty magical places. They’re designed to keep servers – the guardians of that all-important data – happily humming along in exactly the right conditions. And, as it’s becoming increasingly clear that data is the new gold, this means that data centres are a pretty big deal. That’s why […]

Serving Up Faster Growth

UKFast backup disaster recovery

When you trust a company with your data you want to know they’ve got your best interests at heart. A good company will do what they promised you; a great company will do more. We’re always looking for ways to improve our customers’ lives, and our new data centre investment will do just that! The […]

The Magician’s Trick

UKFast backup disaster recovery

A website functioning at full power is a beautiful thing – a fast, secure, stressless experience. Just like a magic trick, there’s a lot of work that goes into making this happen that most people will never see, but – probably because of a lack of sequinned jackets and prime-time TV slots – unlike a magic […]

Are Colocation Centres Cutting It?

UKFast backup disaster recovery

A survey has revealed that a pretty terrible 18.6 per cent of colo customers are unhappy with the service from their providers, which is kinda like staying in a B&B and having them forget to stock up the fridge or pay the electricity bills. Fortunately, in this day and age, anyone less than 100% happy with […]

A Smooth Move

Data centre risk planning

So, you’ve taken the plunge and decided you want to migrate to a new data centre – great news! But now that it’s actually on the horizon, the cold sweats have begun and your colleagues keep finding you wandering around your DC at four in the morning clutching handfuls of wires. Well, a strong plan […]

Five Flavours of Data Centre Migration

5 types of migration

If you’re thinking of migrating and are a bit baffled by all the options, Bryn’s got a quick rundown of the five different types to clear things up! Congratulations. You’re the proud owner of a growing business. Everything’s on the up so what’s that nagging feeling? How long before your company inevitably outgrows that server […]