Privacy Policy

Last Updated: January 25, 2016 respects your privacy and is committed to protecting the personal information that you furnish. In general, you can visit on the Internet without identifying yourself or providing personal information. There are times when may need personal information from you and this Privacy Statement describes the information collects from you and how we may use it.

What Information Is Collected From You?

Personal Information means any information that may be used to identify an individual. This includes but is not limited to: first and last name, email address, mailing and residential address, other information needed to provide a service you have requested. When you browse our website and subsidiary sites, you do so anonymously, unless you have previously indicated that you wish to remember your login and password. does log your IP address (the Internet address of your computer) to give us an idea of which part of our website you visit and how long you spend there. However, we do not link your IP address to any personal information unless you have registered and logged in to our website. When you visit certain web pages, you need to be registered and to login with a password. The use of those web pages, and the information downloadable from those sites, may be governed by a written agreement between your employer and Unless you request your personal information to be deleted, it may be retained by to verify compliance with the agreement, to track software and documents downloaded by you, or track page visits and usage of other applications available on our site. may receive personal information from its business partners and suppliers. only uses such information if it has been collected in accordance with acceptable privacy practices consistent with its policy and applicable laws.

Uses of the information

When we collect personal information from you, we will inform you at that time of the reason we have requested it. The information will only be used for business purposes, such as, to respond to requests for products, documentation, and services, to process an order, to conduct a transaction, to correspond, to enable a subscription or event registration, or send direct marketing information and perform market research. will also use your information to personalize the content you view and to better understand how you use the website in order to improve the services provides. In general, assumes that you have given permission to collect and use your personal information in accordance with your acceptance of the Terms of Use, of which this Privacy Statement is a part. You have the right to request that not contact you for the purposes of sending you newsletters, customer surveys, direct marketing, or market research information. You can exercise this right by clicking on the appropriate option or check box at the point of collection or by editing your personal profile. In specific cases, will request your direct consent to use your personal information by providing an “opt-in” check box in information collection fields before it can be used for any purposes other than that for which it was given.


The Website uses cookies. A cookie is a small data file that is placed on your hard drive when you visit certain web pages. It is used to identify yourself to a website when you revisit it, to load your preferences and to track the pages you have visited. The only personal information held in such a cookie is information you have provided to You have the choice of whether or not to accept cookies by means of your browser settings, although you may not be able to use certain features and functionalities of the website if you do disable them. If you choose to provide us with personal information, we may transfer that information, within or to’ business partners, across borders and from your country of residence or jurisdiction to other countries or jurisdictions around the world. will only share identifiable information with its business partners, if you have provided us with your consent to do so. In the event that sells a part or parts of its business, the identifiable information that has collected could be transferred to the acquiring company unless you instruct not to do so in writing.

Information Security

Please take note of the following to ensure information security: You should be aware that when you disclose identifiable information in the discussion forum or chat rooms, such information is accessible to and collectable by others present. advises you to protect yourself against unauthorized access to your computer and disclosure of your password. If you believe that your password has been compromised, you should immediately change your password.

Business Relationships

During your online experience, you may encounter links to the sites of’ business partners who might include standards bodies, customers, channel customers, or suppliers. Though a connection might be made to a business partner site, is not responsible for the privacy practices of other businesses. strives to comply with all applicable laws around the world that are designed to protect your privacy. Although legal requirements may vary from country to country, intends to adhere to the principles set forth in this Privacy Statement even if, in conjunction with the above, we transfer your information from your country of residence to countries that may not require the same level of protection for your information. Our goal is to protect your information no matter where that information is collected, transported, or retained.

Questions and Notification of Changes

If you have any questions about the Privacy Statement or would like to access or modify your identifiable information, please contact us • The Privacy Statement was last updated on May 18, 2009. • reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement at any time. Modifications to this Privacy Statement can be made without prior notification. • Continued use of the Websites signifies your acceptance of any changes to the Privacy Statement.

Your California Privacy Rights

Please be advised that if you are a resident of the State of California and would like to opt-out from the disclosure of your personal information (as defined in the Shine the Light Law, Cal. Civ. Code § 1798.83) to any third party for marketing purposes, please e-mail us at: Please be advised that where California residents opt-out from permitting their personal information to be shared, such individuals may still receive selected offers directly from us, in accordance with the law.

If you are a resident of the State of California and would like to know how your personal information is shared with third parties, what categories of personal information that we have shared with third parties in the preceding year, as well as the names and addresses of those third parties, please contact us at:

In accordance with California Civil Code Sec. 1789.3, California residents are entitled to know that they may file grievances and complaints with the California Department of Consumer Affairs, 400 R Street, STE 1080, Sacramento, CA 95814; by phone at (916) 445-1254; toll free at 1-800-952-5210; or by e-mail to:

Filing a Complaint with the Federal Trade Commission

See the Federal Trade Commission (the “FTC”) website at for updates on implementation of the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003, as amended. The FTC maintains a consumer complaint database of violations of the various laws that the FTC enforces. Consumers can submit complaints online at and forward unwanted and unsolicited commercial e-mail to the FTC at: The FTC works as a consumer advocate in order to prevent fraudulent, deceptive and unfair business practices. To file a complaint with the FTC or to request free information about consumer issues, please visit or call toll-free, 1-877-FTC-HELP.


You may unsubscribe to opt-out from having your Information shared with our Partners, or opt-out from our e-mail marketing program altogether at any time by sending us an e-mail at: or go to our unsubscribe page. We also include an unsubscribe/opt-out mechanism within every message that we send. We attempt to process all unsubscribe/opt-out requests in a prompt fashion. However, after unsubscribing, we cannot guarantee that you will never receive another communication from us because we may obtain your contact information in the future through a different entity that you have subscribed through. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we may continue to contact you for the purpose of communicating information relating to your request for Services, your participation in a Promotion, as well as to respond to any inquiry or request made by you. To opt-out of receiving Services-related, Promotions-related and/or inquiry response-related messages from us, you must cease requesting and/or utilizing Services, cease participating in and/or entering Promotions and cease submitting inquiries to us, as applicable. We are able to offer our free services, in part, based upon the willingness of our users to be contacted by our Partners.

Questions and Notification of Changes

If you have any questions about the Privacy Policy or would like to access or modify your identifiable information, please contact us • The Privacy Policy was last updated on January 25, 2016. • reserves the right to change this Privacy Statement at any time. Modifications to this Privacy Statement can be made without prior notification. • Continued use of Websites signifies your acceptance of any changes to the Privacy Statement.

Contact Us:

Our “Contact Us” page contains information that allows you to contact us directly with any questions or comments that you may have. We listen to or read, as applicable, every message sent in and endeavor to reply promptly to each one. This information is used to respond directly to your questions or comments. If you have any questions about the Terms and Conditions or the practices of, please feel free to contact us at