The data we collect and how we use it
We may collect and process the following personally identifiable data:
- Data that you provide by filling in forms on our site. This includes registering to use the site, subscribing to services, newsletters and alerts, registering for a conference or requesting a white paper or further data. Pages that collect this type of data may provide further data as to why your data is needed and how it will be used. It is completely up to you whether you want to provide it.
- If you use the site’s contact form, we may keep a record of that correspondence.
- Any postings, comments or other content that you upload or post to this site’s Blog.
Before or at the time of collecting personal data, we will identify the purposes for which data is being collected.
We will collect and use of personal data solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law. If you provide contact data to obtain downloads or to send us a message, we will use that data to follow up with you.
We will not share, sell, or publicize any personal data we collect as result of you usage of this site.
We will only retain personal data as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
We will protect personal data by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use, or modification.
SVA uses Google Analytics
We do not collect any personally identifiable data from passive visits to this site. However, this site uses Google Analytics to track usage data, a service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”).
Google Analytics uses text files placed on your computer called “cookies” to track how this site is used. The data generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google analyzes this data to determine how this website is used, compiling reports on website activity for SVA and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this data to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the data on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google.