1 Website Covered
2 Statement on EU General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) Compliance
3 Information Collected
Datica offers a variety of services that are collectively referred to as the “Services.” Datica collects information from individuals who visit the Company’s website (“Visitors”) and individuals who register to use the Services (“Customers”).
When expressing an interest in obtaining additional information about the Services or registering to use the Services, Datica requires you to provide the Company with personal contact information, such as name, company name, address, phone number, and email address (“Required Contact Information”). When purchasing the Services, Datica requires you to provide the Company with financial qualification and billing information, such as billing name and address, credit card number, and the number of employees within the organization that will be using the Services (“Billing Information”). Datica may also ask you to provide additional information, such as company annual revenues, number of employees, or industry (“Optional Information”). Required Contact Information, Billing Information, and Optional Information are referred to collectively as “Data About Datica Customers.”
As you navigate the Company’s website, Datica may also collect information through the use of commonly-used information-gathering tools, such as cookies and web beacons (“Website Navigational Information”). Website Navigational Information includes standard information from your web browser (such as browser type and browser language), your Internet Protocol (“IP”) address, and the actions you take on the Company’s website (such as the web pages viewed and the links clicked).
4 Use of Information Collected
The Company uses Data About Datica Customers to perform the services requested. For example, if you fill out a “Contact Me” web form, the Company will use the information provided to contact you about your interest in the Services.
The Company may also use Data About Datica Customers for marketing purposes. For example, the Company may use information you provide to contact you to further discuss your interest in the Services and to send you information regarding the Company and its partners, such as information about promotions or events.
Datica uses credit card information solely to check the financial qualifications of prospective Customers and to collect payment for the Services. Datica uses Website Navigational Information to operate and improve the Company’s website. The Company may also use Website Navigational Information alone or in combination with Data About Datica Customers to provide personalized information about the Company.
Datica processes all Data about Datica Customers on computers and information systems physically located in the United States, or the EU.
5 Website Navigational Information
Datica uses commonly-used information-gathering tools, such as cookies and web beacons, to collect information as you navigate the Company’s website (“Website Navigational Information”). This section describes the types of Website Navigational Information that may be collected on the Company’s website and how this information may be used.
If you have chosen to identify yourself to Datica, the Company uses session cookies containing encrypted information to allow the Company to uniquely identify you. Each time you log into the Services, a session cookie containing an encrypted, unique identifier that is tied to your account is placed your browser. These session cookies allow the Company to uniquely identify you when you are logged into the Services and to process your online transactions and requests. Session cookies are required to use the Services.
Datica uses persistent cookies that only the Company can read and use to identify browsers that have previously visited the Company’s website. When you purchase the Services or provide the Company with personal information, a unique identifier is assigned you. This unique identifier is associated with a persistent cookie that the Company places on your web browser. The Company is especially careful about the security and confidentiality of the information stored in persistent cookies. For example, the Company does not store account numbers or passwords in persistent cookies. If you disable your web browser’s ability to accept cookies, you will be able to navigate the Company’s website, but you will not be able to successfully use the Services.
Datica may use information from session and persistent cookies in combination with Data About Datica Customers to provide you with information about the Company and the Services.
5.2 Web Beacons
Datica may use web beacons alone or in conjunction with cookies to compile information about Customers and Visitors’ usage of the Company’s website and interaction with emails from the Company. Web beacons are clear electronic images that can recognize certain types of information on your computer, such as cookies, when you viewed a particular website tied to the web beacon, and a description of a website tied to the web beacon. For example, Datica may place web beacons in marketing emails that notify the Company when you click on a link in the email that directs you to one of the Company’s website. Datica uses web beacons to operate and improve the Company’s website and email communications.
Datica may use information from web beacons in combination with Data About Datica Customers to provide you with information about the Company and the Services.
5.3 IP Addresses
When you visit Datica’s website, the Company collects your IP address to track and aggregate non-personal information. For example, Datica uses IP addresses to monitor the regions from which Customers and Visitors navigate to the Company’s website.
5.4 Third Party Cookies
From time-to-time, Datica engages third parties to track and analyze usage and volume statistical information from individuals who visit the Company’s website. Datica may also use other third-party cookies to track the performance of Company advertisements. The information provided to third parties does not include personal information, but this information may be re-associated with personal information after the Company receives it.
6 Public Forums, and Customer Testimonials
Datica may provide bulletin boards, blogs, or chat rooms on the Company’s website. Any personal information you choose to submit in such a forum may be read, collected, or used by others who visit these forums, and may be used to send you unsolicited messages. Datica is not responsible for the personal information you choose to submit in these forums.
Datica may post a list of Customers and testimonials on the Company’s website that contain information such as Customer names and titles. Datica obtains the consent of each Customer prior to posting any information on such a list or posting testimonials.
7 Sharing of Information Collected
From time to time, Datica may partner with other companies to jointly offer products or services. If you purchase or specifically express interest in a jointly-offered product or service from Datica, the Company may share Data About Datica Customers collected in connection with your purchase or expression of interest with our joint promotion partner(s). Datica does not control our business partners’ use of the Data About Datica Customers we collect, and their use of the information will be in accordance with their own privacy policies. If you do not wish for your information to be shared in this manner, you may opt not to purchase or specifically express interest in a jointly offered product or service.
Datica uses a third-party service provider to manage credit card processing. This service provider is not permitted to store, retain, or use Billing Information except for the sole purpose of credit card processing on the Company’s behalf.
Datica reserves the right to use or disclose information provided if required by law or if the Company reasonably believes that use or disclosure is necessary to protect the Company’s rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process.
8 Communications Preferences
Datica offers Customers and Visitors who provide contact information a means to choose how the Company uses the information provided. You may manage your receipt of marketing and non-transactional communications by clicking on the “unsubscribe” link located on the bottom of the Company’s marketing emails. Additionally, you may send a request specifying your communications preferences to email@example.com. Customers cannot opt out of receiving transactional emails related to their account with Datica or the Services.
9 Correcting, Updating, and Deleting Your Information
Customers may update or change their registration information by logging in to their accounts at https://datica.com. Requests to access, change, or delete your information will be handled within 30 days.
Customers and Visitors who choose to provide personal information through the website who are in the EU may request that Datica delete information about them in accordance with the requirements of GDPR. Any request to delete personal information about you that is in Datica’s possession, should be submitted as an authenticated support ticket through your Datica account if you are a Customer or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org if you are a website Visitor. Datica will comply with such a request as soon as reasonably practicable and within 180 days of receiving the request. Datica, in its sole discretion, may or may not choose to act on such a request from any person not in the EU.
Datica uses appropriate administrative, technical, and physical security measures to protect Data About Datica Customers.
11 Breach Notification
If Datica becomes aware of a breach of your personal information, Datica will take commercially reasonable efforts to notify you at an email address that you have provided in your interactions with Datica, without unreasonable delay after becoming aware of the breach. Datica will promptly take commercially reasonable steps to secure personal information against further breach. Any notification will include a description of the data that was included in the breach and any potential steps that Datica recommends that you take to address the breach.
To the extent required by GDPR, Datica will also notify any Data Controllers involved in the breach and the relevant Data Protection Authorities in EU countries who’s citizens or residents are involved in the breach.
13 Contacting Us
Last updated May 22, 2018.