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Scale Computing and Corbel Win Data Centre Managed Services Innovation of the Year at the 2019 DCS Awards

London, UK, 17th May, 2019 - Scale Computing, a leading provider of hyperconvergence and edge computing solutions, has won the Data Centre Managed Services Innovation of the Year Award for its partnership with Corbel at the DCS Awards. The award recognises the company’s relationship with Corbel including its proven track record to innovate data centre management for customers, and highlights the resounding success of its hyperconvergence and edge computing solutions.

The DCS Awards, which took place in London last night at the Leonardo Royal St Paul’s Hotel, recognises the achievements of the industry’s leading vendors across Europe and their business partners alike.

Scale Computing is leading the way in the MSP market by becoming one of the only providers to offer innovative hyperconvergence and edge computing solutions designed specifically to support MSPs and their customers. Corbel, a leading MSP, provides a uniquely personal touch to its services by approaching each customer on an individual basis to ensure they find the perfect environment. Corbel uses Scale Computing technology to offer its customers a data centre hosting MSP service. With the supporting Scale Computing MSP programme, Corbel is able to deliver affordable enterprise functionality at a price point and payment model that works best for SMBs. The amalgamation of Scale Computing’s solution with other technology services has created one of the most comprehensive hosted IT services for customers: “Corbel Cloud”.

When asked about winning the award, Johan Pellicaan, VP and MD of EMEA at Scale Computing, said: “We wanted to create a differentiated approach in our ‘go to’ market strategy, one supported by innovative technology that suits the needs of today’s organisations – and that is what we did. We are thrilled that our research and development alongside Corbel has been recognised as a winning approach.”

Karen Rogers, Managing Director from Corbel, also states: “We are so pleased to be able to help customers solve the challenges of IT management through our partnership with Scale Computing. This award is a culmination of all of our hard work to provide a fully hosted environment that is flexible, scalable and easy to use.”

About Scale Computing

Scale Computing is a leader in edge computing, virtualisation, and hyperconverged solutions for customers worldwide. Scale Computing HC3 software eliminates traditional virtualisation software, disaster recovery software, servers, and shared storage, replacing these with a fully integrated, highly available system for running applications. Using patented HyperCore™ technology, the HC3 self-healing platform automatically identifies, mitigates, and corrects infrastructure problems in real-time, enabling applications to achieve maximum uptime. When ease-of-use, high availability, and TCO matter, Scale Computing HC3 is the ideal infrastructure platform. Read what our customers have to say on Gartner Peer Insights, Spiceworks, TechValidate, and TrustRadius. More information can also be found here:  

About Corbel

Ipswich-based IT specialists Corbel provide cloud-hosted IT, disaster recovery solution and IT support to businesses large and small throughout East Anglia. In 2017, they opened their third workplace recovery suite, providing companies with instant access to alternative workspace should their premises be compromised by risks like theft, flooding or power loss.

Corbel is a member of the Future50. Future50 is a list of the 50 most ambitious and innovative businesses in Norfolk & Suffolk, compiled from applicants by publishers Archant and sponsors including Barclays, NWES, the UEA, Birketts and Lovewell Blake.

Corbel media contact:

Emma Kievenaar

+44 (0)1473 241515