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Collection of Your Personal Information
We will ask you when we need information that personally identifies you (personal information) or allows us to contact you to provide a service or carry out a transaction that you have requested such as receiving information about Softshare products and services, entering a contest, ordering e-mail newsletters, signing up for an event or training, or when registering DB Software Laboratory products. The personal information we collect may include your name, title, company or organization name, work e-mail, work phone and address.
Our Web site may collect certain information about your visit, such as the name of the Internet service provider and the Internet Protocol (IP) address through which you access the Internet; the date and time you access the site; the pages that you access while at the site and the Internet address of the Web site from which you linked directly to our site. This information is used to help improve the site, analyze trends, and administer the site.
In order to avoid your e-mail address or other personal information from being gathered and used by others for inappropriate or harmful purposes, DB Software Laboratory advises that you should be cautious about posting a real e-mail address or other personal information to newsgroups, chats, or other public forums.
Use of your Personal Information
The personal information collected on this site will be used to operate the site and to provide the service(s) or carry out the transaction(s) you have requested or authorized.
In support of these uses, DB Software Laboratory may use personal information to provide you with more effective customer service, to improve the site and any related Softshare products or services, and to make the site easier to use by eliminating the need for you to repeatedly enter the same information or by customizing the site to your particular preference or interests. In order to offer you a more consistent experience in your interactions with Softshare, information collected by DB Software Laboratory may be combined with information collected by other Softshare services.
We may use your personal information to provide you with important information about the product or service that you are using, including critical updates and notifications.
Personal information collected on the site may be stored and processed in the United States or any other country in which DB Software Laboratory or its affiliates, subsidiaries or agents maintain facilities, and by using the site, you consent to any such transfer of information outside of your country. DB Software Laboratory abides by the safe harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of data from the European Union.
Control of your Personal Information
Except as otherwise described in this statement, personal information you provide on the site will not be shared outside of DB Software Laboratory and its controlled subsidiaries and affiliates without your permission.
Please be aware that this privacy statement and any choices you make on the site will not necessarily apply to personal information you may have provided to DB Software Laboratory in the context of other, separately operated, DB Software Laboratory products or services.
DB Software Laboratory may send out periodic e-mails informing you of technical service or security issues related to a product or service you requested, or confirming you requested a product or service. In some services offered by DB Software Laboratory, contact with the customer is an intrinsic part of the service. You will not be able to choose to unsubscribe to these mailings, as they are considered an essential part of the service(s) you have chosen.