The Corbel Blog

Keeping your business up to date with the latest IT advancements and news

Is the Cloud Secure?

As data security becomes an increasing concern, it is understandable that businesses are questioning how secure the Cloud is. By understanding how the Cloud works and stores data, companies will be able to enjoy the multitude of benefits that it has to offer with the added reassurance that their data is safe. How Do Cloud ...

What is the Difference Between Co-Location and Cloud Hosting?

Determining how you host your server infrastructure is a big decision for any organisation. With several options available, it’s important to find a solution that works for you and is in-line with your needs. Choosing between managing your own server or using a pre-existing cloud-based solution needs to be a carefully considered move, as each ...

The Hidden Cost of Disaster

Computing systems are responsible for some of the most critical business operations, so any risk of disaster poses an unimaginable threat. It is difficult to quantify the costs of disaster as there are so many factors that can be impacted, including ones that aren’t so obvious from the outset. Time The tolerance for downtime has ...

Essential Data Security Measures Every Business Should Take

As it is Cyber Security Month, and hacks and breaches are becoming more prominent in our lives, we thought we should write a blog to help your business stay safe and secure. Data security measures are a necessity for everyone so here are some simple tips for your business to follow: Strong Passwords An obvious ...

Arran Lewis joins Corbel

Arran Lewis is thrilled and elated to join the Corbel team as a Technical Consultant and is very excited to get involved with our innovative offerings and some of the exciting projects that we have underway. Arran began his career in an educational IT environment in Suffolk and wants to continue his learning journey.  Corbel’s ...

Corbel welcomes Ashley Codling to the team

Corbel are pleased to announce that Ashley Codling has joined the Corbel Technical Team. Ash has over 4 years’ experience working in IT for a London Based Managed Services Provider. Ash has always had a keen interest in all things technology inside and outside of work and is looking forward to getting stuck in at ...

How Does Remote Access Increase Productivity and Efficiency?

With the abundance of new technology nowadays, it is extremely possible for almost any office or admin job to be completed remotely. Remote access is the ability to connect your computer to another device in a different location and have complete control over files and applications. It has been said that this has enabled increased ...

Corbel welcomes Claire Brooks

Corbel are pleased to announce that Claire Brooks has joined the company and taken the role of Relationship Director.  Claire joins the Corbel family having worked for the last 12 years in document management at Box-it East. “I am excited to join the Corbel team and help raise brand awareness and develop the business within ...

Myths of Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is everywhere nowadays and, as popular as it is, there are still many misconceptions that surround this advanced technology. Before you decide the next move for your business infrastructure, make sure you are aware of the truth about the cloud. MYTH Cloud Computing is Expensive TRUTH Cloud computing is extremely cost-efficient because you ...

The real cost of continuing to use an onsite server

Are you the proud owner of an onsite-server? When you think about it, it’s like having an old house cat… give them enough attention and keep them cosy and you’ll have a friend for years, purring away happily in its special place. However, fail to do that at any point, and you’ll get bitten where ...