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Baltimore Sun Names Onyx Point a Winner of The Baltimore Metro Area Top Workplaces 2023 Award

Onyx Point

Hanover, Maryland, January 11, 2024 - Onyx Point has been awarded a Top Workplaces 2023 honor by Baltimore Sun Top Workplaces. The list is based solely on employee feedback gathered through a third-party survey administered by employee engagement technology partner Energage LLC. The confidential survey uniquely measures 15 culture drivers that are critical to the success of any organization: including alignment, execution, and connection, just to name a few.

"Earning another Top Workplace award is an honor, especially as it comes from direct feedback from our employees. We take their feedback to heart and use it to improve Onyx Point, and improve our relationship with our people and our customers. Giving our employees a voice and listening to their feedback helps us create a great company ...

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Sicura Announces Seed Raise to Scale Compliance Automation Platform, Spins Out from Onyx Point to Accelerate Commercial Traction in Cybersecurity and IT Infrastructure

Onyx Point

Sicura Announces Seed Raise to Scale Compliance Automation Platform

BALTIMORE, MD — Sicura, a new Baltimore-based cybersecurity software platform providing enterprise-grade, code-level security and compliance automation on top of an open source core, announced today a seed round of financing led by Squadra Ventures.

The investment will be used to accelerate business operations and sales capacity, advance product development, quality assurance testing, and the system dashboard capabilities of the company’s core product.

The Sicura team spun out of Onyx Point, a Hanover-based government contractor specializing in IT infrastructure security, after realizing significant commercial market opportunity.

“After reaching $1M in revenue with minimal investments in sales and marketing, we knew we had an opportunity for larger commercialization. Last year we were able to find that growth ...

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Container Guidance for Federal Information Systems

Trevor Vaughan

Recently, we performed an analysis of the NIST 800-53 and CNSSI 1253 in relation to basic container environments. We are pleased to present the results of this analysis in a paper entitled Container Guidance for Federal Information Systems. This paper is not endorsed by any particular federal department or agency but it is written in such a way that it may be readily incorporated alongside current guidance for existing information systems. It is our hope that the content of this paper can continue to evolve over time as technology advances. We welcome feedback via email and will attempt to incorporate all reasonable feedback as it maps into federal policy.

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