The Valiant Blog: The Valiant Lounge

A collection of posts focused on staff interests and activities. Why? Because we’re fun.

Valiant Technology Named One of 2019 Tech Elite Solution Providers by CRN®

Valiant Technology Named One of 2019 Tech Elite Solution Providers by CRN®Tech Elite 250 List Recognizes Highest Achieving IT Solution Providers in Vendor Certifications New York, NY, March 25th, 2019 – It was announced today that CRN®, a brand of The Channel Company, has named Valiant Technology to...
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It can happen to you: Part 2

It happens. Accounts get compromised, your privacy is breached, and you end up feeling vulnerable as a result. Even technology professionals are subject to attempts to compromise our personal and...
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Remembering the Blackout of 2003

On August 14th 2003, exactly 15 years ago, a cascade of human and technical errors led to a blackout that affected the majority of the northeast. At least 50 million...
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IT Can Happen to You

This past weekend I had a good, old-fashioned, technology panic moment. Arriving home, after catching up with some friends, I followed my typical routine; I emptied my pockets on to...
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Always be learning: My first 60 days at Valiant

I joined Valiant’s tribe of technicians, engineers, and uber-geeks 60 days ago, leaving a sales role for one better aligned with my own values and approach to business. Years prior...
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Apple Introduces MacBook Keyboard Service Program

Apple, after multiple class-action lawsuits, has finally admitted that the butterfly keyboards used in recent MacBook and MacBook Pro models are unreliable and prone to failure. This admission, and recently...
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Tech Innovators Celebrate Pride

Did you know it’s that wonderful time of the year? It’s PRIDE! June is LGBTQ Pride Month. In a nutshell, what began as a riot started by Drag Queens, Queer...
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Accessibility in tech and gaming

The goal of technology is to make our day to day lives easier. Many of us don’t stop to think about how the experience is different for every user. I...
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Combining Strength, Power, and Passion into the Perfect Name

Ever wonder how this company came to be named Valiant Technology? It was in a roundabout way because of this car (Plymouth Valiant). A guy I was jamming with had...
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Net Neutrality: What it is, and why it’s critical.

The fight to protect Net Neutrality is the single most impactful news story that isn’t. The long-term impact of a compromised Internet will be measured by historians of the future...
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