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Coming soon: DC Interconnect VXLAN

15.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

At UKFast, we’re always on top of the latest, game-changing tech. With our innovative spirit in mind, we plan to deploy a Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN) across our systems in the next couple of months bringing huge advantages for our customers across the network. We’re here to tell you a bit more about the VXLAN and what it means for you as part of the UKFast family.   So, what actually is the VXLAN? Virtual Extensible LAN (VXLAN) is a network overlay technology, allowing the extension of Layer2 LAN services across an IP network. This is similar to other Data…

Designers: What Can FASTdesk GPU Do For You?

14.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

Wait, what time is it? It’s 8PM and you’re stuck in the office with your rendering programme going 1mph. Fantastic. In design, speed means efficiency and reaching those tight deadlines with time to spare. It’s just typical that your software…

Threat Monitoring: Giving Control Back To You

6.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

If you’re a regular on the MyUKFast portal, you’ll notice that we’ve made a few changes lately to give you even more control of your solution! We know how busy you are and how much time and effort running a…

10 Things We’ve Learned from Lawrence Jones

3.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

This week UKFast CEO Lawrence Jones MBE celebrated a big birthday. Happy Birthday, LJ – you’re one of a kind! To celebrate, we enjoyed a birthday bash on the UKFast beach. While the sun didn’t quite show its face, we…

TECH UPDATE: Orchestrator 2 Upgrade Complete

2.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

We always like to keep you up-to-date and well-informed about the new technology and platforms that will really help your business to expand. We’ve just updated our systems to bring you the best tech around including enterprise-grade solutions and brand…

World Wide Web Day

1.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

If you thought today was special just because it’s August, think again. Today is also World Wide Web Day. Yes, it’s time to celebrate all that is wired, wireless and wonderfully techie! Today is the official 29th birthday of the…

Seashell Trust

26.7.2018 by Alice Cullen

When you think of a technology business, the last thing to spring to mind is gardening or painting fences. However that’s just what some of the UKFast team have been doing today, over at Seashell Trust. Seashell Trust is a…

Are You Ready for Peak Season?

24.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s that time of year again – businesses around the world are preparing themselves for Black Friday and the holiday rush. While it might seem a lifetime away, in the world of eCommerce - with just months to go -…

UKFast’s Day at the Beach

23.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

Is there anything better than a trip to the seaside? Building sandcastles, paddling in the sea and football on the beach are what memories are made of! So when we heard that some of the children at a nursery right…

What Five Things Should You Look For in a Hosting Provider?

19.7.2018 by Alice Cullen

Finding the right hosting partner can be a difficult thing. Your website is your pride and joy so who should you trust with your big business venture? Your eCommerce website needs to carry you through peak periods of intense traffic…