Sun, May 5, 2013 by Zuly Gonzalez
We had the great opportunity of participating at the Day of Fosterly event on May 4. The Day of Fosterly conference is a full day of collaborative entrepreneurship for anyone interested in starting, growing, or exiting a business. The day was jam packed with panels, workshops, speakers and lots and lots of networking.
Light Point Security was selected to participate in two of the day’s best events: Springboard Enterprises’ Dolphin Tank and the Startup Showcase.
Fri, May 3, 2013 by Zuly Gonzalez
We are pleased to announce that Light Point Security was selected by the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) to present at their Entrepreneur Spotlight event on May 2, 2013 at Ernst & Young in McLean, VA.
Entrepreneur Spotlight provides early stage startups an opportunity to present their concept in front of an audience of accredited investors. The Entrepreneur Spotlight program allows investors to hear from exciting and innovative startups, and focuses on companies that are truly in the startup phase and may only be looking for small amounts of funding.
Sun, Apr 21, 2013 by Zuly Gonzalez
We are pleased to announce that the Mid-Atlantic Venture Association (MAVA) selected Light Point Security out of more than 125 companies to present at their TechBUZZ Spring 2013 event.
TechBUZZ is the area’s premier event where MAVA shines the spotlight on the Mid-Atlantic’s hottest up-and-coming early stage technology companies. It brings together entrepreneurs and active investors to connect with one another and celebrate the strength of the tech scene in our region.
Tue, Mar 19, 2013 by Zuly Gonzalez
We are pleased to announce that Microsoft has named Light Point Security BizSpark Startup of the Day.
The Microsoft BizSpark program provides software, visibility and a support community of partners, investors and mentors to promising startups at no charge. BizSpark has more than 50,000 startups in 100 countries across 6 continents. We are proud Microsoft selected Light Point Security out of the 50,000 plus BizSpark startups for this exclusive honor.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 by Beau Adkins
WordPress is huge. It is currently the most popular blogging system in use, and it manages 22% of all new websites. We use it for our site, and I would personally recommend it to anyone thinking of creating a new website.
However, because it is so popular, it becomes a target for hackers. Right now, automated bots are crawling the web looking for WordPress sites to attack. If you take some time to protect yourself, you can greatly reduce your chances of having a problem. With that, I decided it would be useful to share some of the tips and tricks I have learned to protect our site.
Fri, Mar 8, 2013 by Zuly Gonzalez
Light Point Security will be presenting a short overview and demo of Light Point Web Enterprise at this month’s TechBreakfast event in Columbia, MD.
TechBreakfast is a monthly breakfast in Baltimore, Columbia, DC, and Northern Virginia where almost 2,000 (as of this writing the group is 3 people shy of hitting 2,000 members) entrepreneurs, techies, developers, designers, and business people see showcases on cool new technology in a demo format and interact with each other. It’s “Show and Tell for Adults” where people show the innovative technology they are working on.
Fri, Mar 1, 2013 by Beau Adkins
We are excited to announce that Light Point Security has advanced to Round 3 of the InvestMaryland Challenge in the IT category. This places Light Point Security in the final 10 to win an award of $100,000.The InvestMaryland Challenge is a business competition hosted by the State of Maryland. One winner will be selected from each of three categories, and each winner receives $100,000.
Mon, Feb 18, 2013 by Zuly Gonzalez
We are pleased to announce that Light Point Security has been named by RSA Conference 2013 as one of the top 10 most innovative security companies.
On February 25, Light Point Security, along with the other 9 finalists, will present at RSA Conference’s 2013 Innovation Sandbox program for a chance to be named Most Innovative Company at RSA Conference 2013. Innovation Sandbox is a gathering of venture capitalists, entrepreneurs and security professionals pioneering the future of information security. The finalists represent new technologies and strategies with the potential to transform the future of information security.
Sat, Feb 2, 2013 by Zuly Gonzalez
We are excited to announce that Light Point Security has advanced to Round 2 of the InvestMaryland Challenge. The InvestMaryland Challenge is a business competition hosted by the State of Maryland. They will select one winner from each of the three categories (IT Hardware & Software, Life Science and General), and each winner will receive $100,000. The Challenge will also give away a host of other prizes, like grants in specific areas, incubator space and professional services.
Sun, Jan 20, 2013 by Beau Adkins
Light Point Security has just released Light Point Web 2.1. The 2.1 release contains lots of improvements, but the main goal was to lay the ground work for Light Point Web Enterprise. Enterprises can now get Non-persistent Desktop Browsing (known as NPDB) using our dual-layered virtualization, running on a server only they have access to.