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APIs: What Can They Do For Your Business?

16.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

APIs are one of the most vital tools that help big companies do their jobs quickly and with the efficiency you need to keep your business ahead of the game. However, do you know what an API actually is and how it does its amazing job? Let’s take a closer look at what this key tech can do for your company.   What is an API? An API (Application Programming Interface) is a platform that lists a series of functionalities and operations that developers can use, along with a description of these functions. These operations perform specific actions for your…

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,…

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…

How Secure Is Your Cloud?

4.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

As more and more businesses migrate from on-premise to cloud hosting, and with GDPR legislation now in place, it’s important that cloud users are able to store their data as securely as possible. In a recent webinar, experts in cybersecurity…

Laravel Manchester meets Taylor Otwell

28.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Last night, UKFast CTO Neil Lathwood attended Laravel Manchester, hosted at UKFast’s brand new auditorium. Hear his highlights from the big event which featured an extra special guest. Laravel at UKFast Campus Laravel was founded in June 2011, created in…

Five Tips to a Secure Employee Culture

21.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

At UKFast, we know that every single person across the business is a fundamental part of what makes us, us. Chances are, the business wouldn’t survive without these incredible individuals putting in the work, day in, day out - and…

Seven Ways to Secure Your IoT Devices

20.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

The Internet of Things (IoT) has subtly crept into our daily lives over recent years – studies show that many of us aren’t even aware we’re using IoT devices! IoT includes anything that connects to a network. That means your…

eCommerce Live 2018 – Manchester Live Blog

18.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Blog starts at 9am on 19th September 2018. See you then!

AMD: The Big Comeback!

29.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

Chip-maker AMD is back and is hitting the market with brand new products and a renewed spark. You may not be familiar with AMD’s technology but they have a foot firmly in the door of the marketplace. We take a…

Everyone Can: How Gaming Transforms Lives

21.8.2018 by Alice Cullen

What better way to make friends as a child in our modern world than over a video game session with friends? Not only are they having fun, they’re learning essential soft skills, improving communication and familiarising themselves with technology. Yet,…