We are dedicated to protecting our customers’ privacy and emerging technology that delivers the most competent and safe online experience. We understand that our customers deliberate how the information about them is being shared and used, and value this trust. This is our Statement of Privacy applies to, and governs data collection and usage at all our sites and services. By visiting our domains, you are accepting the practices described in this Privacy Notice.
The Scope of this Privacy Policy
This Privacy Policy covers our treatment of information that we collects when our customers use either our applications or services. This policy also encompasses our treatment of all personally identifiable information including the types of information that we gather, how we use it and the notice and choice affected individuals have regarding our use of and their ability to correct that information.
We observe the United States-EUROPEAN UNION and United States-Swiss Safe Harbor Privacy Governance Ethics published by the United States Department of Commerce (the “Ethics”) in regard to all such data. If there are any conflicts between the policies in this privacy policy and the Ethics, the Ethics shall govern. If you wish to know more concerning the Safe Harbor program, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/
This policy does not apply to the practices of companies that we do not own or control that may be accessible from our web sites, or to people that we do not directly employ or manage. We suggest contacting those sites directly for information on their privacy, security, data collection, and distribution policies.
“Personal Information” or “Information” means data that (1) is transferred from the EUROPEAN UNION to the United States; (2) is recorded in any form; (3) is about, or relates to a precise individual; and (4) can be linked to that individual. Personal information may include information that can identify you, such as your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address, and other similar information.
“Anonymous Information” means data that cannot be used to personally identify you, such as
the industry in which you work or the region in which your primary office is located.
“Sensitive Personal Information” indicates data that exposes beliefs, political opinions, sexual preferences, creed or race, ethnicity, religious or philosophical principles, union membership or that area about an individual’s health. Due to the construction of our business and products and services, we do not gather or preserve sensitive personal information.
We will inform an individual or company of the purpose for which it collects and uses Personal Information and the types of third parties to which the Company discloses or may reveal that Information. We will deliver the individual with the choice and means for limiting the use and disclosure of their Personal Information. Notice will be provided in clear and conspicuous language when individuals are first asked to provide Personal Information to us, or as soon as feasible, thereafter, and in any event, before we use or disclose the Information for a purpose other than for which it was originally collected.
We will offer individuals or a company the chance to choose whether their Personal Information can or cannot be disclosed to a third party.
Information Provided to Us
Registration Information: Some of the content and services on the website require registration prior to being accessed. If the person registers, they choose to provide us with particular personal information as in their name, address, e-mail address and phone number and agree to the Terms and Conditions governing this site.
Service & Transaction Information: When you use a password or a similar identifier to access the site, we will identify your identifier and may gather particular categories of information about you such as data connected to your use of the site and its services (such as products and other feature elements), and information about your transactions, interactions, and communications with us.
For organizational purposes, we will sporadically notify customers using e-mail. E-mail is maintained to reset passwords or update you of structured events such as system availability.
Self-Regulating Information
We gather and maintain certain types of data from its web server logs when logins exist. This can be information collected and reviewed, to include the Internet protocol (IP) address used to connect your computer to the Internet; login; e-mail address; password; computer and connection information be it a browser form and version, operating system, and technology platform; the complete URL clickstream to, through, and from our web site, including date and time; cookie number; products you viewed or searched for.
We deploy cookies when there are browser sessions with us, which are alphanumeric identifiers that are transported to your computer’s storage areas via your web browser to empower our systems to identify you; to provide the session resolve, and to authenticate as browsing occurs with the site. Individuals or companies are able to engage with or decline cookies through settings in their web browser. Many web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can regularly modify your browser setting to refuse cookies if desired. If you choose to decline cookies, you will not be able to fully engage the interactive features of our web sites you visit.
How we handle the Information it gathers
We use the information to customize the content you see and to fulfill support requests for certain products and services.
We may likewise collect Personal Information and Anonymous Information as an agent for customers who use and engage with products or services in our solutions environment. The determination for collecting Personal Information and Anonymous Information may support (but not limited to) delivering tailored content to individuals or companies to enrich their user experience.
How Does the Information Maintain Security?
We secure your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure. We secure personally identifiable information on secure servers in a controlled, data center environment, protected from unauthorized access or use. Our Account Information is password-protected for privacy and security and the maximum sensitive information such as passwords are stored using current encryption techniques. We protect the security of your information during transmission by using Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software, which encrypts all data that you provide.
All security features are ineffective without the proper diligence by the end-user. Practice effective controls as in closing a web browser after logging off on our web sites and select passwords with associations of letters (upper and lower case), special characters, and numbers.
Data Veracity
We will only process Personal Information in a way that is well-suited and pertinent for the purpose for which it was collected or authorized by the individual. To the extent necessary for those purposes, we will take reasonable steps to safeguard that Personal Information is accurate, complete, current, and reliable for its intended use.
We will provide access for customers to their Personal Information and permit changes or altering if incorrect data, excluding where the responsibility or expense of providing access would be inconsistent with the risks to the privacy of the customer or where the rights of customers other than the individual would be violated.
We use a self-assessment methodology to deliver compliance with this privacy policy and selectively verify that the policy is accurate, comprehensive for the information intended to be covered, conspicuously displayed, wholly implemented and accessible, and in conformity with the methodology. We inspire interested persons to raise any concerns using the contact information page and we will examine and attempt to resolve any complaints and disputes concerning the use and disclosure of Personal Information in accordance with the methodology.
If a complaint or dispute cannot be resolved through our internal mechanisms, we agree to dispute resolution using the American Arbitration Association (http://www.adr.org ) as a third-party resolution provider
Information Subject to Other Policies
We are committed to following the guidelines for all Personal Information within the scope of the U.S.-EUROPEAN UNION and U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Frameworks. Specific data or information is subject to procedures of the Company that may differ from the general policies set forth in this privacy policy.
We reserve the right to share your Personal Information to respond to suitably authorized information requests of governmental authorities or where required by law. In very rare circumstances where national, state or company security is at issue, We reserve the right to share our entire database of visitors and clients with appropriate governmental authorities.
We may also provide your Personal Information to a third party about the sale, assignment, or other transfer of our business to which the information relates, in which case we will require any such buyer to agree to treat Your Information in accordance with this Privacy Policy.
Additional Questions and Contact Information
Should you have further questions, comments, or any concerns about this policy, please contact us via the contact form on this website.