Our Commitment to Privacy
The Personal Information We Collect
We may collect the following types of information when You browse this Site:
Personal Information You provide directly when You register on a SilverStorm Website, make an online order, join an online community or other group, inquire about SilverStorm products, or request SilverStorm support or services at any SilverStorm interactive message board or via any e-mail messages You send SilverStorm, including Your name, contact information (phone, fax and pager numbers, address, and email address), ordering information, and payment data.
Personal Information You provide directly, including information You submit through a SilverStorm Website as part of the online job application process or in the process of registering for a SilverStorm-sponsored training, event, user group, or conference.
Passively collected information, including through the use of "cookies" as described below, such as IP addresses, web browser and operating system information, date and time of visits, and the web pages Your Internet browser visits when browsing any SilverStorm Website; click-through information related to SilverStorm emails and related marketing activities; and aggregate, non-Personal Information, such as the number of hits per week or per web page.
SilverStorm may use "web beacon" technology to gather metrics from anonymous web users and email recipients for the purpose of operating and improving SilverStorm websites and email communications. A web beacon is an electronic image that is imbedded in a web page or email which allows SilverStorm to track web page views/hits or the opening of an email containing a beacon. SilverStorm may use web beacon in conjunction with cookies to track web site activity on this Site, www.silver-storm.com. Web beacon tracking by SilverStorm does not identify the name or email address of the web user or mail recipient.
The Way We Use Personal Information
SilverStorm uses Personal Information You have provided directly or information we collect indirectly online about You for marketing purposes in the following ways:
For Personal Information submitted using the online job application process, we may use and disseminate this information internally as necessary to consider Your application and to contact You regarding our decision.
For Personal Information submitted online for scheduling training or registering to attend a SilverStorm-sponsored conference or event, we may use and disseminate this information internally and among our affiliates to communicate with You and to facilitate Your registration and participation.
Our Commitment to Data Integrity and Security
SilverStorm is committed to protecting Your privacy. SilverStorm processes Your Personal Information only in ways compatible with the purpose for which it was collected. To the extent necessary for such purposes, we take reasonable steps to make sure that the information is accurate, complete, current and otherwise reliable with regard to its intended use. However, SilverStorm expects that You will update your Personal Information with SilverStorm as necessary.
SilverStorm takes reasonable and appropriate measures to maintain the confidentiality and integrity, and prevent the unauthorized use or disclosure, of information. This includes maintaining a system of appropriate administrative, physical and technical safeguards to secure such information.
Links to Unaffiliated Third Party Websites
This Site may contain links to unaffiliated third party websites. If You link to or otherwise visit any other websites managed by third parties, SilverStorm encourages You to review the privacy policies available on such websites. You understand that SilverStorm has no control over those websites and is not responsible or liable for the policies and practices followed by such third parties.
How You Can Access or Correct Your Personal Information
We may keep information in an off-line form, for archival purposes or as otherwise required by law. Please note that if Your information is removed from our databases, You may no longer be able to access certain areas of a SilverStorm website requiring registration or a subscription.
Users may request to be removed from a SilverStorm e-mail list, by following the "unsubscribe" instructions on e-mails from SilverStorm or by sending a request to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Revisions and Contact Information
Collection, Use, and Disclosure of Information
SilverStorm collects, uses, and discloses Personal Information in the ordinary course of its business. In particular, SilverStorm may obtain in the following types of Personal Information about individual contacts for customers, customer prospects, partners, suppliers, vendors, participants in SilverStorm sponsored events, conferences and training, and online job applicants, including: name; contact information (phone, fax and pager numbers, address, and email address); title; company name; sales, product and services purchase information; payment data; usernames and passwords; product skills; certifications; resume and application data; and other data necessary to register for SilverStorm sponsored training, conferences and events.
SilverStorm may use such Personal Information for the following purposes: communicating with customers, prospects, partners, and others; fulfillment and tracking of orders; providing services and support; tracking of payments and otherwise ensuring payment; assessing performance and making assessments about future purchases; performing direct marketing activities and otherwise communicating information regarding SilverStorm products or services (where permitted by law); providing registration for and participation in SilverStorm sponsored training, events and conferences; and for facilitating the online employment application process.
SilverStorm may disclose Personal Information to its affiliates, subsidiaries, business partners, and service providers for the purposes listed above. In situations where SilverStorm discloses Personal Information to any third parties acting as service providers or "agents" on behalf of SilverStorm, SilverStorm will require the recipient to protect the disclosed Personal Information in accordance with the relevant Data Disclosure Principles, or otherwise take steps to ensure that Personal Information is appropriately protected.
With respect to any sharing of Personal Information for purposes of marketing SilverStorm products and services, SilverStorm obtains promises from its affiliates, subsidiaries and business partners that such entities will use and disclose such Personal Information for purposes of marketing SilverStorm products and services only. In certain situations, Data Subjects may seek to opt-out of disclosures of their Personal Information by following the opt-out instructions contained on marketing emails or by contacting SilverStorm at email@example.com
Data Security, Integrity and Access
SilverStorm takes reasonable precautions to protect Personal Information from loss, misuse and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration and destruction. SilverStorm makes reasonable efforts to keep Personal Information reliable for its intended use, accurate, current and complete. SilverStorm also provides Data Subjects with the opportunity to access, review and correct their own Personal Information, and otherwise provides such individuals access to Personal Information in accordance with Data Disclosure laws.
1st August, 2015