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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 we’re guessing neither would yours. But did you know that all your hard work to make your business GDPR compliant and cyber secure may be wasted if you don’t train your employees to be secure too? That’s right, although we tend to think of data breaches as the result of criminal hackers out to expose data to the world, in…

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…

Brexit and Your Business: Prepare or Panic?

14.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s a solid truth that the UK will leave the European Union on 29th March 2019. After this, we will enter a transition period where we start to form trade agreements and start to make our way in a post-Brexit…

What Support is Out There For Your SME?

13.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

There is a thriving ecosystem of support currently behind the scenes of the startup and small-medium enterprise (SME) community in the UK, especially in the North West where businesses are growing three times faster than those in London. In 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 & the HSCN: Keeping Your NHS Flying

9.5.2018 by Jenn Granger

The HSCN is bringing power to the people! N3, the old healthcare network, ended its services on 31st March 2017, with many doctors, nurses and healthcare professionals were happy to say goodbye. The Health and Social Care Network (HSCN) is…

GDPR: Two Months To Go

28.3.2018 by Jenn Granger

Wait, it’s April next week? Where does the time go? Many businesses may well be thinking this as we head off for our Bank Holiday weekend. The deadline to comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is creeping up…

2018’s Tech Trends According to the Experts

22.1.2018 by Al McCloud

When we look back at 2018, what will characterise the year in tech? That’s the multi-million dollar question to ask at the start of a new year, and it’s one which could be worth literal millions for those who get…

New eCommerce KPIs to Take into the Boardroom

19.1.2018 by Al McCloud

eCommerce professionals like you need a pat on the back. The average consumer might not appreciate that your industry often forces you to throw out everything you’ve ever learned and start from scratch. It’s a symptom of the internet cycle:…

The 5 Most Unexpected IoT Hacks of 2017

13.9.2017 by Al McCloud

Hacking a PC is so 1999. These days, if you want props as a cybercriminal you’ve got to hack stuff. Smart fridges, smart cars, smart, erm, fidget spinners? You name it; if you can hack a smart device you’re basically…