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You’re Never Too Cool for School

19.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Half-term kicks off today for many schools across the country – the summer holidays feel so long ago! So, we thought it was the perfect time to look back on all the pupils we’ve welcomed to UKFast this year. With our own UKFast teachers, a classroom on campus and our passion for helping people develop, choosing to work with the younger generation was one of the best decisions we’ve ever made as a business. So far this year, we’ve worked with more than 10,000 young people and ran 350 educational events across the country. In total, we work with 60,000…

The Future of eCommerce

18.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

The UK eCommerce industry has become so successful in recent years we’ve been described as a world leader in the field. With popular British-born businesses such as notonthehighstreet and ASOS dominating the online marketplace, there is no doubt the industry…

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,…

World Mental Health Day: How Are You Feeling?

10.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

At UKFast, we’re happy to be celebrating World Mental Health Day 2018. We know how vital a healthy work/life balance is for maintaining your happiness and we have built our very unique team culture around just that. Now it’s autumn…

An Ode to Ada Lovelace

9.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Today is Ada Lovelace Day! Founded in 2009 by technologist Suw Charman-Anderson, Ada Lovelace Day falls on the second Tuesday of October every year, and is a day to celebrate the achievements of all women in STEM careers; Science, Technology,…

eCloud®: Burst Your Business Into Action

9.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

You’ve got your suppliers on hand, your website is buzzing and it’s all hands on deck at the office - you’re totally ready for Black Friday. Right? More and more often, we’ve noticed that these peak time periods in the…

Quashing Consumer Impatience

9.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Whether it’s waiting for a page to load, going through checkout or choosing a shipping method, consumers expect retailers to provide a user journey that is quicker than ever. But it turns out consumers aren’t the only demographic allergic to…

Six Tips for Fantastic Customer Service

5.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Customer service is one of our passions at UKFast – it’s what made us stand out from the rest when we first began, and is still one of the primary reasons that people choose us today. However, we also know…

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…

Brexit Blog Series: Deal or No Deal?

3.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Welcome to our new Brexit Blog Series. As you know, Brexit is dominating much of the world’s legal and political conversations as the global media shines a spotlight on the uncertainty shrouding Britain. But, why is Brexit so important and…