NetDimensions ("We") are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy.
This policy sets out the basis on which any personal data we collect from you, or that you provide to us, through this website ("our site"), will be processed by us. Please read the following carefully to understand our views and practices regarding your personal data and how we will treat it.
We are responsible for operation of the site at [www.netdimensions.com] ("our site"). Our corporate details are: NetDimensions Limited, 17/F Siu On Centre, 188 Lockhart Road, Wan Chai, Hong Kong.
We may collect and process the following data about you:
For additional details of transactions carried out through our site or other types of information collected you may contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our site may use session and persistent cookies. The cookies placed by the NetDimensions server are readable only by NetDimensions, and cookies cannot access, read or modify any other data on your computer. We may use web beacons alone or in conjunction with cookies to compile information about your usage of our site and interaction with emails from NetDimensions. For example, we may place web beacons in marketing emails that notify us when you click on a link in the email that directs you to our site, in order to improve our site and email communications.
Our site may contain links to other websites including share and/or "like" buttons. These other websites, services and applications may set their own cookies on users’ computers, collect data or solicit personal information. You should refer to their privacy policies to understand how your information may be collected and/or used.
Here is which cookies NetDimensions uses on its site:
NetDimensions uses preference cookies to collect information about your choices and preferences, and to allow us to remember language or other local settings and customize our site accordingly. Specific preference cookies used by us are the following:
|COOKIE NAME||COOKIE TYPE||COMPANY||EXPIRATION||DESCRIPTION|
|strPaperSize||Session||NetDimensions||Immediately after browser closes||Takes in a value of "a4" or "ltr" to determine which type of collateral is suitable to our website audience based on their preferred language. All English US users will get the "ltr" value, while the rest will get "a4".|
NetDimensions uses analytics cookies to collect information about your use of our site, and to enable us to improve the way it works. For example, analytics cookies show us which are the most frequently visited pages on our site, help us record any difficulties you have with our site, and show us whether our advertising is effective or not. This allows us to see the overall patterns of usage on our site, rather than the usage of a single person. We use the information to analyse the site traffic, but we do not examine this information for individually identifying information. Specific analytical cookies used by us are the following:
|COOKIE NAME||COOKIE TYPE||COMPANY||EXPIRATION FROM WHEN IT IS FIRST PLACED||DESCRIPTION|
|_utma||Persistent||Google Analytics||24 months||Keeps track of the number of times a visitor has been to the site pertaining to the cookie, when their first visit was, and when their last visit occurred.|
|_utmb||Session||Google Analytics||30 minutes||Takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor enters a site.|
|_utmc||Session||Google Analytics||Immediately after browser closes||Takes a timestamp of the exact moment in time when a visitor leaves a site.|
|_utmv||Persistent||Google Analytics||24 months||Used to store visitor-level custom variable data. The cookie is updated every time data is sent to Google Analytics.|
|_utmt||Persistent||Google Analytics||after 10 minutes||This cookie is set by Google Analytics. According to their documentation it is used to throttle the request rate for the service - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites.|
|_utmz||Persistent||Google Analytics||6 months||Keeps track of where you came from, what search engine you used, what link you clicked on, what keyword you used, and where they were in the world when you accessed a website. It expires in 6 months.|
|_mkto_trk||Persistent||Marketo||24 months||Allows us to collect information about how the site is used via e-mails. The cookies track data linked to your e-mail address and includes data such as how you arrived at the site, how often you have visited the site, and which pages you viewed. Does not contain any Personal Information.|
We use Remarketing with Google Analytics to advertise online. Third party vendors, including Google, may show our ads on sites across the internet.
We, and third party vendors, including Google, use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookie) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) together to inform, optimize, and serve ads based on someone's past visits to our website. Remarketing cookies used by us expire after 30 days. To opt out of Remarketing or to control your ad preferences, please click here. Specific marketing cookies used by us are the following:
|COOKIE NAME||COOKIE TYPE||COMPANY||EXPIRATION||DESCRIPTION|
|Google Remarketing||Persistent||Google DoubleClick||30 days from when it is first placed||This cookie is placed in your computer so after you leave our website Google can show you advertisements about NetDimensions that you might be interested in, based on your previous behaviour on our website|
Most web browsers have a "help" menu where you can review how to prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, how to have your browser alert you when you receive a new cookie or how to fully disable cookies on your browser. You can learn more about cookies at sites like www.aboutcookies.org. If you use your browser settings to block all cookies, you may not be able to access all or parts of our site.
Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is almost never completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the complete security of your data transmitted to our site; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorized access.
For additional information on where we store information, please contact us at email@example.com.
We use information held about you in the following ways:
From time to time, NetDimensions may provide you the opportunity to participate in surveys on our web sites. Should you participate, we will request certain personally identifiable information from you such as your contact details. Participation in these surveys is completely voluntary and we may use this information to help improve our service offering.
We may disclose your personal information to any member of our group, which means our subsidiaries, our ultimate holding company and its subsidiaries.
Our general policy is not to disclose any personal data to a third party except with your prior consent. However, we may disclose your personal information to third parties:
You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. You may also choose not to receive publications or certain other communications from NetDimensions by explicitly indicating so in the appropriate section of the Registration Form.
We will usually inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for such purposes or if we intend to disclose your information to any third party for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by (un)checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our site may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.
We are subject to the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The Ordinance gives you the right to verify whether we hold your personal data, access your personal data and request that we correct any inaccuracies with respect to this personal data. Any access request may be subject to a reasonable fee to meet our costs in dealing with your request.
This policy may be updated from time to time, so please check this policy periodically to ensure you are aware of our latest policies.
Last updated: 11 September 2015