OnyxPoint

Onyx Point Privacy Policy

Your privacy is very important to us. Our Privacy Policy describes how we use our website to collect, use, communicate and make use of personal information.

Onyx Point uses Google Analytics to assess website health and functionality. Google Analytics utilizes a standard technology called “cookies,” to collect information and report on how our website is being used. When accessing www.onyxpoint.com, we will be collecting non-personally identifiable information that may include the date and time of your site visit, the number of pages visited during your session, and/or your session duration. We will also collect information pertaining to the browser or device used, the operating system used, the domain name of your internet service provider and your IP address. Google Inc. may transfer the information it collects on to third parties when required to do so by law or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. By using this website you have granted your consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manners outlined above.

We will not collect personally identifiable information about you such as your name, address, telephone number or email address, unless you choose submit it via the “Contact Us” form, or a Newsletter Subscription form found on numerous pages throughout our site.

Cookies
Cookies are unique text files that are placed on your computer to help our website identify how users interact with it. Information gathered from these cookies about your interactions with our website, including your IP address, is transmitted and stored by Google in the United States. Google uses this information to evaluate and report on the interaction you have on our website. This practice helps us provide you with a positive website experience.

Email Information
Onyx Point will collect and store your email information only if you willingly fill out a “Contact Us” form. You have the right to remove your email address from any of our mailing lists.

Collection of Information by Third-Party Sites and Sponsors
Our site contains links to other parties’ sites whose privacy policies may differ from ours. We advertise events and publications with links to their website for content review and event registration. If you are concerned with how these sites treat your privacy, please review the policies on the applicable websites.

Policy Changes
We reserve the right to change or update this Privacy Policy at any time without prior notice. We are committed to conducting business in accordance with these guiding principles in order to ensure the confidentiality of your personal information is protected and maintained.

Contact
If you have any questions regarding this policy or your interactions with our website, please contact us by email at: info@onyxpoint.com or by mail:

Onyx Point Inc.
7050 Hi Tech Dr, Suit3 102
Hanover, MD 21076

Since our founding in 2009, Onyx Point has built a reputation for hiring talented and motivated individuals who routinely go above and beyond in support of our customers.

We focus on growing and developing the skills of our employees to ensure that our organization continually provides the strongest support to keep pace with the needs of our customer base.

In addition, we provide systems automation and security engineering consulting services to ensure environment compliance and stability. Using industry-standard policies and practices, we’re able to recommend and implement proven strategies.

We are fans of both Open Standards and Open Source to reduce vendor lock-in and increase system flexibility over time. We also believe in Open Source community support and participating actively where we can.

Founders/Directors

Jay Stoner

Co-Founder and President

Jay brings more than 13 years of experience from consulting within the Federal Government and Intelligence community, as well as in the private sector. His skill set ranges from technical and program management to software and systems engineering, most recently in designing cloud infrastructure and installation automation software for a Federal client.

As President of Onyx Point, Jay’s responsibilities include setting the overall direction of the company, providing strategic leadership, performing business development activities, and leading proposal development. Jay also provides oversight and leadership to Onyx Point’s Technical Working Group, the company’s solutions-oriented technical think tank.

Jay’s leadership style and general approach to business help set the tone for Onyx Point’s core values and culture – a culture of integrity, with a shared appreciation and desire for the highest standards of excellence and dedication to client service.

Jay holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of Wyoming and a Master’s degree in Business Administration (MBA) from Georgetown University.

We simply want our clients to succeed. That’s why they know they’ll get the best work from us every time.”

Trevor Vaughan

Co-Founder and VP of Engineering

Trevor has worked in a variety of IT fields over the last decade, including systems engineering, operating system automation, security engineering, and various levels of development.

At OP, his responsibilities cover a number of key roles. While maintaining overall technical oversight for Onyx Point solutions, he also provides technical leadership and mentorship to the DevOps teams. In addition, he is responsible for leading OP’s solutions and intellectual property development efforts, setting the technical focus of the company, and managing OP products and related services. In this regard, he oversees product development and delivery as well as developing the strategic roadmap for OP’s product line.

Trevor also provides project management leadership to Onyx Point’s Technical Working Group, the company’s solutions-oriented technical think tank. Finally, he serves in a technical consultant capacity for many of our clients.

Trevor holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Maryland and a Master of Science degree in Information Assurance from the University of Maryland, University College. He is a Puppet Certified Professional and Developer as well as a Red Hat Certified Engineer and System Administrator. Trevor is also the organizer of the Baltimore Puppet Users Group and appears at tech events throughout the Baltimore/Washington area.

Of course you can automate that!”

Joshua Testerman

Co-Founder and VP of Operations

Joshua brings over 20 years of experience in systems and software engineering to Onyx Point. With his career paralleling the rise of the Web, Joshua has had the opportunity to explore a range of new Net-based technologies, while working in the federal, commercial, and higher education sectors. He created one of the first web-based multi-player environments, some of the first reusable "shopping cart" libraries, and even co-authored a book on the subject of web development.

Joshua is a specialist in information assurance and compliance, and is co-inventor on U.S. Patent 8,769,127, which addresses secure remote terminals and secure file transfers. Currently, his main focus is on managing Onyx Point's internal back-office operations.

Joshua holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering (with a minor in Mathematics) from Virginia Tech.

We’re all about putting the top people on the right job for the best outcomes.”

Corey Flowers

Co-Founder and VP of Dataflow Engineering

Corey has over 23 years of experience in a variety of technical fields, ranging from electrician to antenna repairman to computer system installations. While living in England, he became an expert on clustering within Unix and Linux environments. After returning to the US, Corey added to his technical experience while working with super computers, large-scale cluster architectures, system security, and dataflow architecture and design.

Corey thrives on getting to know people with diverse backgrounds and experiences. This skill lends itself well to his role at Onyx Point, where his responsibilities include interacting with customers and employees while aligning talent with solutions to meet the goals of our customers. Corey’s blended perspective of engineering and business development ensures that our teams constantly work to meet our high standards of success for our clients.

The most important thing is focusing on the end results – doing whatever it takes to meet the client’s needs.”