Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to any communications with Advanced Network Systems, Inc. (Advanced Network Systems) as well as the use of Advanced Network Systems’ website (the Site), and governs data collection and usage. Advanced Network Systems’ website is a company information and news site with a blog. By using the services of Advanced Network Systems and by using the Site, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.
collection of your personal information
Advanced Network Systems may collect personally identifiable information, such as your name, title, company name, company size, address, email address and phone number. If you purchase Advanced Network Systems’ products and services, we collect billing, shipping, and credit card information. This information is used to complete the purchase transaction.
Advanced Network Systems encourages you to review the privacy statements of any websites the Site is linked to so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. Advanced Network Systems is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Advanced Network Systems website.
use of your personal information
Advanced Network Systems collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the information and/or services you have requested.
Advanced Network Systems may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from Advanced Network Systems and its external vendor partners. Advanced Network Systems may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current products, service satisfaction levels, existing services offered or of potential new services that may be offered.
Advanced Network Systems does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to any third parties.
Advanced Network Systems may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external vendor partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) may be shared with trusted vendor partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services for Advanced Network Systems, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.
Advanced Network Systems may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within its website, in order to determine what Advanced Network Systems products or services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content to visitors whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.
Advanced Network Systems will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Advanced Network Systems or its Site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of Advanced Network Systems; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of Advanced Network Systems, or the public.
automatically collected information
Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by Advanced Network Systems. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the Advanced Network Systems’ website.
The Advanced Network Systems website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that’s either stored in your computer’s memory temporarily and automatically deleted when you close your browser (a “session” cookie) or placed on your hard drive (a “persistent” cookie) by a web page server. A persistent cookie is not deleted when the browser is closed.
Since cookies are text files, they cannot read information stored on your hard drive and are not used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you and your computer and can be read only by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.
One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature that saves you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the web server that you have visited or returned to a specific page, thereby making your interaction with the Site faster and more personal. For example, if you register your information with Advanced Network Systems site in order to receive information or services, a cookie helps to recall your specific information on subsequent visits to the Site. When you return to the Site, the information you previously provided can be retrieved (such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on), so you can easily use the features that you customized. Cookies also allow the Site to monitor how you use the site. This information can be used to create a profile for future marketing purposes, improve the site, or detect and prevent site misuse.
You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the Site services or pages you visit. Using your browser setting, you can also delete any cookies that have been installed in the cookie folder of your browser.
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opt-out & unsubscribe
We respect your privacy and give you an opportunity to opt-out of receiving announcements of certain information. Users may opt-out of receiving any or all communications from Advanced Network Systems by replying “UNSUBSCRIBE” or by contacting us at: email@example.com or 800.639.6757.
changes to this statement
Advanced Network Systems will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. Advanced Network Systems encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how Advanced Network Systems is protecting your information.
Advanced Network Systems welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Advanced Network Systems has not adhered to this Statement, please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org or 800.639.6757.
Effective as of January 01, 2018