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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

News & Blog

Onyx Point Sponsors SELF

06 13 2017 — 3pm, by Lisa Umberger

For the past year I have traveled all over the country to different technology events and conferences.  This past weekend I found myself in Charlotte, NC at the Southeast LinuxFest or SELF.  This is what I would call a grassroots event made up of a variety of technical people from all industries and all walks of life.  And you know what?!  I love this event!  I met a retired military man in his 60’s that pen tests with the best of them.  I met someone else who builds cars for a living who spends his free time on his passion; linux.  The event staff are friendly, accommodating, and very appreciative of support.
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Enhancing Your Stack with Ansible and SIMP

06 01 2017 — 12pm, by Lisa Umberger

SIMP (System Integrity Management Platform), powered by Puppet, is designed to establish and operate consistent state infrastructures.  Too often, I hear organizations debate over whether to use Puppet or Ansible.  This debate may be fueled by a team’s desires to reduce cost, the comfort and knowledge of staff, and a move to consolidate tooling in a given stack. My position is, why not both?  
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SIMP 6.0 is Here!

04 28 2017 — 1pm, by Amanda Arnold

SIMP 6.0.0 is available for download. In this unified release, you can simply run SIMP 6.0, whether you have Red Hat 6 or 7. This release fully supports Puppet 4 and integrates better with Puppet Enterprise. Please see the Changelog for the relevant release information. Continue Reading

Events

Jun 24, 12pm Onyx Point Summer BBQ Directions
Aug 26, 8am Getting Our Community On at FOSSCON 2017: Philadelphia, PA Directions