The Corbel Blog

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

5 Top Tips for Choosing a Technical Support Contract

It’s important that you choose the right technical support contract for your business and much depends on your choice of provider. Here are some considerations for making the right decision: • Transparency Make sure that the agreement you sign clearly details all costs associated with the service. Documentation should be provided which clearly states what’s ...

Is your WAN 21CN Compliant?

21CN (21st Century Network) Services are on average 48% cheaper than their 20CN (20th Century Network) Counterparts! Corbel Limited, (Part of Getech Limited, who won the prestigious BT IT Reseller of the year award 2013), can offer you specialist help to verify your 21CN (Next Generation Network) compliance.  If you don’t have the time or ...

A view from an apprentice

As part of Corbel’s strategy to invest in emerging IT talent we are pleased to confirm that we have recently taken two apprentices on-board – Leon Denny and Robert Long. Both of the new team members have got stuck-in from day one, with support from senior consultants, and Leon had this to say about his ...

Business on a Bike

Taking networking outside. Corbel joined a number of businesses from around the county for Crafted’s ‘Business on a Bike’ event, which saw eager cyclists ride 12 miles around the glorious Suffolk countryside while networking (most of which was carried out during a respite period at the local pub!) Peter Tickner and Jonathan Porter represented Corbel ...

Headway Charity Cycle Ride

Corbel/Getech helping to raise £1598.00 for a worthy cause. A few weeks ago a budding team of 10 Chris Hoy wannabes took part in the annual Headway Eastern Region Charity Cycle Ride.  The aim was to help raise funds and awareness of acquired brain injury and to promote the services offered by Headway. Starting from ...

Microsoft Office 365 – Business Class Hosted Email and so much more……

Microsoft Office 365 is a subscription service that combines the familiar Microsoft Office Web Apps with a set of web-enabled tools that are easy to learn and use, which work with your existing hardware and come backed by the robust security, reliability and control you need to run your business. Email & Calendar Office 365 ...

BT Launches “BT SIP Trunk”

Low cost calls without compromising on quality. As an authorised partner of BT we wanted to update you on the launch of ‘BT SIP Trunk‘. SIP allows businesses to make calls over an IP connection and this can reduce call costs. We understand how critical voice calls are to you and that the quality of ...

Autism Anglia – Golf Day 2013

Autism Anglia hosted their 9th annual golf day at Channels Golf Club, Chelmsford, on Thursday of last week with the hope of raising in excess of £2,000. Corbel has a long-standing relationship with Autism Anglia and we were delighted to show our support; despite experiencing four seasons in one round! Fourteen teams entered the tournament ...

BT ICT Partner of the Year 2013 – Winners!

We are very happy to announce that Getech, with the support of Corbel, has won BT’s prestigious ICT Partner of the Year award. Karen Rogers, Senior Account Manager at Corbel, said “We are delighted to have been recognised as BT’s ICT partner of the year for 2013. We engage with customers at a business level ...

Outsourcing Disaster Recovery

Some risks aren’t worth taking… Having a tried and tested Disaster Recovery plan is a necessity and not just a nice to have. Once the preserve of £multi-million enterprises, Disaster Recovery (DR) is now accessible to businesses of all sizes. DR based on virtualised technology, whereby multiple physical servers are consolidated onto a single physical ...