The Corbel Blog

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Microsoft Windows 10 Fall Creators Update available from October 17

Microsoft is planning to release its next major Windows 10 update, known as the Fall Creators Update, this week on October 17th. Microsoft has been testing the update for quite some time this year and as part of final preparations for the general availability of the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update, Microsoft begun releasing a ...

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Corbel expands protection for businesses against cyber-attacks and disasters

Ipswich-based IT service provider Corbel has expanded its portfolio by opening a new 150-seat workplace recovery suite to help businesses function in the event they suffer a cyber-attack or disaster at their own premises.     In an effort to increase support for local businesses against the growing threat of cyber-attacks the new facility allows ...

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Corbel welcomes James Ling to the Corbel family

Corbel are pleased to announce that James Ling has joined the company and taken the role of Sales Manager. James joins the Corbel family having worked for the past 5 1/2 years for a UK-based multi-service IT provider. “I want to help drive Corbel forward with their sales and service offering whilst ensuring we champion ...

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What is Petrwrap Petya ransomware?

The recent meteoric rise of ransomware in the public domain continues with the latest outbreak of a variant known as Petya or Petrwrap. This originally is thought to have been released on systems throughout the Ukraine and has since spread to a growing number of countries throughout Europe, leaving destruction in its wake. Petya is ...

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Petya Ransomware strain infects businesses in the Ukraine and Europe

Many businesses are facing up to the realisation that their computing systems have been infected by a new variant of ransomware. It was only last month that the WannaCry ransomware strain spread around the globe, infecting over 230,000 computers and encrypting files leaving users locked out of their systems.     This new variant of ...

Disaster Recovery Ipswich – Progress Diary 9th June 2017

Another exciting day today – our exterior signage was delivered and installed on our building! We think it looks smart and you can certainly see it for quite a distance. More updates coming soon…   ...

Disaster Recovery Ipswich – Progress Diary 7th June 2017

Some of the furniture has started to arrive for the new Disaster Recovery site. Hurrah! We’re going to continue the them of keeping the furniture “Corbel coloured” as we have done in our other two DR suites. There’s a lot of work ...

Disaster Recovery Ipswich – Progress Diary 20th May 2017

Disaster Recovery Ipswich – Progress Diary 20th May 2017

Our new disaster recovery site is a hive of activity at present as we have a general clearing on the shell and the local grounds, ready for building work to progress and cabling for infrastructure etc to be installed. New walls are ...

Announcing the Disaster Recovery Open Day September 2017

After the amazing success of the March event, Corbel are co-sponsoring another Disaster Recovery Open Day to be held on Wednesday, 20th September 2017. This event will be held at Corbel’s Disaster Recovery suite based in Ipswich, Suffolk. Disaster recovery is an important part of any business continuity plan and with the growing occurrences of ...

New Disaster Recovery site in Ipswich announced

Corbel are pleased to announce that we are in the process of expanding our disaster and workplace recovery services by building a third disaster recovery suite in Ipswich. We opened the Claydon site in mid-2014 and this third site will increase the number of seats and facilities we are able to offer businesses in Suffolk, ...