The Corbel Blog

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

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 ...

Corbel welcomes Stephen Fulcher to the Corbel family

Corbel are pleased to announce that Stephen Fulcher has joined the company within the IT Team. Stephen joins the Corbel family having worked for over 20 years in IT industry. “I want to help drive Corbel forward with championing customer service for our clients’ said Stephen. Aaron McErleane, IT Manager has said ‘ Stephen brings ...

3 things to consider when moving to the cloud

Whether you’re choosing your first cloud provider or looking to move on from an existing service, there are certain areas that all SMBs should look out for when making their final decision about where to put their data. These areas range from budgeting to security, and though you can’t be an expert in all of ...

Suffolk Business Awards 2018 – Innovation Award

We’re delighted to have been made a finalist in the Suffolk Business Awards 2018 – Innovation Award  ! Our team work so hard and we’re very proud of our services and how we work with our customers. Paul Lough, Corbel’s managing Director said “To make the final is such an achievement and I could not be ...

Paul Lough: From Small Beginnings Fixing Keyboards To MD At Corbel

For Managing Director Paul Lough, Corbel’s strength comes from the people he works with. “Without the amazing people in our teams, Corbel wouldn’t be what it is. I’ve been fortunate enough to work with some very talented people, who are doing great things for our customers.” Paul’s journey towards creating Corbel started at 14, when ...

InfoTech Anglia

Corbel were delighted to sponsor InfoTech Anglia, the 1st event of many, aimed to bring together IT professionals in East Anglia. The event held at Suffolk Food Hall on Thursday 26th was well attended by almost 50 IT professionals from a wide range of sectors. The speakers, from Amazon Web Services and FSLogix both talked ...

Microsoft exams – Leon flying high

Our service desk engineer Leon took his latest Microsoft exam recenlty and by passing it makes him now a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert in Productivity. The exam on ‘Designing and Deploying Microsoft Exchange Server 2016’ was “tough”  but Leon passed with flying colours. He’s such a Microsoft Superman, he even took his exam in a ...

Microsoft Teams has changed the game

  Microsoft Teams has changed the game Microsoft Office 365 offers a host of invaluable apps as standard, and they’re changing the way businesses do, well, business. Microsoft Teams in particular is revolutionising how organisations communicate on projects. It’s the WhatsApp for business and has already gained widespread adoption a cross the business community.   ...

International Women’s Day 2018

  To celebrate International Women’s Day 2018, we sat down with Karen Rogers, Sales Director and shareholder of Corbel to ask her a few simple questions about her career and working life.   What would you say is your greatest professional accomplishment to date? “When I became Sales Director at Corbel, a business I have ...

Clarkes of Walsham Reach for the Cloud with Corbel

Building, farming and garden material suppliers, Clarkes of Walsham, have chosen cloud-IT specialists Corbel to support and protect their IT for the next chapter of their 110-year history. Established in Walsham-le-willows near Bury St Edmunds in 1908, the family-run business is now better protected and getting more from their IT, thanks to a new relationship ...