1.1 Private data - any data that can be used to identify an individual; an identifiable individual is a person wh can be identified by unique characteristics that are specific to his or her traits.
1.2 Private data processing - any operation that involves the use of private data.
1.3 Private data storage - any means of storing private data.
1.4 Private data management system - any organized data structure that keeps track of private data.
1.5 Operator - any person or organization that can legaly set the scope for private data processing.
1.6 Third party - any person or organization that are allowed to process private data.
1.7 Adressee - any person or organization to whom private data is revealed for processing purposes, whether a third party or not.
1.8 Anonymous data - data which, due to specific processing, cannot be associated with an individual.
1.9 "Business contact" data - data that includes the name, job title, address, phone number or e-mail address of an employee of an organization or an individual. Business contact data type does not fall into the private data category.
1.10 Statistical data - data that has been obtained after processing private data, that cannot be used to identify an individual and which are being used for statistical or marketing purposes.
2.1 NixServers may collect private data from its visitors and customers, should they choose to reveal it.
2.2 The order form available through our website www.nixservers.com requires business contact data to be entered when ordering.
2.3 The scopes for which business data will be used are detailed as follow:
2.3.1 To make sure that our content and services are relevant for our customers.
2.3.2 To deliver newsletters or promotional content regarding the products that our customers and visitors have been exposed to.
2.3.3 To be able to publish new relevant content for our visitors and customers.
2.3.4 To be able to ensure secure access to limited access areas of our website.
2.4 NixServers collects and processes statistical data about your website visits using different cookie technologies that will temporarly store private data for the following scopes:
2.4.1 To improve your security.
2.4.2 So that we are able to provide you with an optimal website visit experience.
2.5 This website uses forms by which you can contact us by e-mail. Your e-mail address will be used to reply back and we will store this data in case you wish to contact us again. This data falls under the business contact data category. NixServers will be able to share this data with third parties for processing purposes by having your implicit approval.
2.6 NixServers can reveal private data to third parties if this is required by law or when one of the following situation arises:
(a) it is requested by a state authority;
(b) to protect NixServers' rights;
(c) to protect the safety of our employees, customers, business partners, suppliers, public figures or individuals;
(d) to protect copyright.
2.7 NixServers will limit the amount of private data revealed to adressees to the data strictly necessary for the scope to which private data has been revealed.
2.8 NixServers will not sell nor rent private data.
3.1 NixServers may use statistical data or anonymous data for the following scopes:
3.1.1 Analysis and report generation.
3.1.2 Improving its services.
3.1.3 Marketing its services.
4.1 Private data can only be collected using an encrypted SSL session, by using an SSL certificate.
4.2 NixServers makes all possible efforts to ensure that the servers on which private data collection are as secure as possible, we also analyze and implement the latest security technologies to protect our customers' private data.