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Aldridge Acquires Tarrant Technology

Aldridge Acquires Tarrant Technology, Expands Managed IT Services in Fort Worth Technology Solutions Provider Now Located in All Major Texas Cities HOUSTON, TX, April 14, 2021 — Aldridge, a leading managed IT services provider, today announced the acquisition of Tarrant Technology, a Fort Worth-based managed technology and services provider. This latest acquisition expands Aldridge operations to all […]

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Dark Web Scanning

Dark Web ID Scanning The dark web. That sounds…dark. And scary. You have probably heard about it through movies or anti-virus software on your computer but what exactly is it? The dark web is a part of the internet that is not indexed or accessible by your traditional search engines like Google or browsers like […]

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A Guide to Managed Detection and Response (MDR)

A Guide to Managed Detection and Response (MDR) At Tarrant Technology, we are constantly on the lookout for the best products and services to deploy for our customers. We want to make sure that every aspect of your business technology is always protected, which is why we have created our very own Security Best Practices […]

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4 Back-to-Basics Tips for the Holidays

4 Back-to-Basics Tips for the Holidays As you start surfing the web for gifts and increasing your online purchasing in preparation for the holidays, a lot can happen on the tech side of things. Nothing’s worse than heading to checkout on a site, only to have your computer crash. Or, perhaps it’s started glitching and […]

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Flashbacks, Spooky Style

Flashbacks, Spooky Style In celebration of the holiday, we thought a quick blast to the past would be interesting – little did we know the costumes our team would have buried deep in their photo albums! 1. Patrick Yonkin – Riff Raff at the Rocky Horror Picture Show in Austin The first Halloween he and […]

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The Controversial Automatic Chrome Log-On

The Controversial Chrome Auto Log-On Last month, the newest update to Google Chrome was installed on all computers – Chrome 69. With this update’s increases in security measures and bug fixes came another feature, this one controversial to all Chrome users: the auto-log on feature. This change to Chrome keeps users logged into their Google […]

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The Newest Email Scam

The Newest Email Scam Gotten an email with the subject containing a password you’ve used in the past, asking for thousands of dollars in Bitcoin? Stop right there! We’ve been getting lots of questions about this kind of email this past month and wanted to address it head-on. There’s a new ransomware scam running rampant […]

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Our Microsoft Supplier News

Our Microsoft Supplier News As of the beginning of September, Tarrant Technology has been given the title of an official Microsoft Supplier. Here’s what this means for you and your business: Tarrant Technology has been fully vetted by Microsoft and meets their high security, privacy, and ethical standards. You truly are working with the best […]

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Open Wi-Fi, and Why Not to Use It

Open Wi-Fi, and Why Not to Use It With football season in full swing, it’s important to keep your personal data extra-safe. Leaving your phone settings to automatically connect to open, no-password Wi-Fi is a dangerous practice, and here’s why: Source: https://www.star-telegram.com/sports/college/big-12/texas-christian-university/article202796689.html Whether it’s at a Starbucks right down the street, the McDonalds you always […]

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The Newest Update on Office 365 for Mac Users

The Newest Update on Office 365 – Mac Compatibility With September comes the usual monthly update to Office 365 – along with some new changes. Microsoft has announced this change to all Mac subscribers to Office 365 services. Starting with this September’s Office 365 update, all Macs must be running at least macOS Sierra or macOS […]

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