The Corbel Blog

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

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 ...

RideFest – We smashed it

Some of the Corbel team took part in RideFest for St Elizabeth Hospice last week. Over 3 races of 30 mins we built our total KM…. a respectable 94.00km achieved! It was tough going but the team pulled together and aided by a mix of ‘big tunes’ from the likes of ‘The Clash’ and ‘Wham’, ...

Are you secure from cyber threats? – Tim Goddard

Tim Goddard, our technical director talks IT risk audits and cyber threats in the Suffolk Wire this month. The full article is here Tim discusses the potential cost of not giving your IT systems an annual risk audit and that it could be astronomical!   If Corbel can help you feel safer and secure with your ...

The Importance of People – Tim Goddard

Tim Goddard our Technical Director featured in the Suffolk Wire with an article around the importance of people. “I could tell you Corbel are a delivery focussed and customer aware managed service provider,” says Tim. “Which we are, of course. But forget that a second. First and foremost, we’re a team of passionate experts, with ...