The Corbel Blog

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Protect your business from ransomware this Black Friday and Cyber Monday

Protect your business from ransomware ready for Black Friday and Cyber Monday

The Cyber Weekend including Black Friday and Cyber Monday is a busy time for shoppers and even more frantic for retailers. This year has been a memorable one in terms of cyber attacks, both in terms of the increase in their frequency and their sophistication. As well as shoppers scouring the web for the best ...

Corbel is a Future50 member for 2018

Corbel in the Future50 of 2018

Corbel has been chosen to join the Future50 programme for 2018, featuring a collection of the most ambitious and innovative companies throughout Norfolk and Suffolk. The programme is aimed at assisting such companies continue to grow and innovate, creating jobs and opportunities for the the region as a whole. “We consider different factors including the ...

Corbel and MIGSOLV directors outside the Corbel Disaster Recovery suite at Farthing Road

Data Centre Helps IT Experts Protect Businesses Against Threats

Norwich’s world-class data centre provider MIGSOLV have been chosen by Ipswich-based IT experts Corbel to help them keep businesses working in the event of major disaster or cyber-attack. As part of their new Business Cloud Premium service, the IT specialists selected MIGSOLV to store and back-up their customer’s vital data, as they launched their third ...

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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 ...

James Ling joins Corbel

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 ...