DECLARATION ON DATA PROTECTION
Effective January 1st, 2016
Qymatix Solutions GmbH appreciates your visit to our Web site and thanks you for your interest in our company, our products and our services. Protection of your privacy and personal data is a very important matter for us. To ensure a high level of transparency and security, our declaration on data protection as set forth below will inform you as to the nature, scope and purpose of any collection, use and processing of information and data recorded by us. In this respect, please keep in mind that this declaration on data protection refers only to the publicly accessible Web sites with the following Internet addresses/URLs of Qymatix Solutions.
1. External Links
Our Web site also refers to third parties. As a rule, these are identified by stating the relevant Internet address or the company/product logo. Qymatix has no influence whatsoever on the contents and design of sites of other providers and therefore cannot extend the warranties under this declaration on data protection to such sites. Nor does the fact that we refer to such sites mean that we adopt their contents as our own.
A cookie is a small data text file stored on your computer or mobile device (if permitted by your browser) that Qymatix can retrieve to identify you while you are on our site. The cookies can only be read by the website which set it. No other company has access to these cookies. A cookie cannot retrieve any other data from your hard drive or device, pass on a computer virus, or capture your email address. It is possible for you to set your browser so cookies are rejected or you are informed of them before they’re stored.
2.1 Session Cookies
Our Websites use so-called session cookies. These cookies deposit data for purposes of technical regulation in your browser’s memory. However, they do not contain any personal data and are deleted after your browser is closed.
2.2 Mandatory Cookies
Qymatix Solutions GmbH deposits mandatory cookies on your computer, which are partly not deleted after finishing your session. This makes it possible for the website to recognize your computer at your next visit and adapt the website to your interests. With your consent, Qymatix stores your password so you do not have to re-enter it each time.
2.3 Website analytics
Our website uses Google Analytics. With this, we can analyze the utilization of our website using cookies. From the collected data, we compile profiles using pseudonyms. We do not use the collected data to identify the visitors.
3. Communication-related and Use-related Data
You visit Qymatix Web site without us finding out who you are. Only for statistical and internal system-related purposes do we record the access time, the quantity of data transferred, the pages of ours that you visited, the page from which you accessed our Web site and the browser that you use (log files), in addition to your IP address. To the extent that such information might enable conclusions in relation to personal data, these are naturally subject to the relevant statutory data protection provisions.
3.1 Anti-Spam for Blogs
4. Collection of Personal Data
In order to be able to utilize the services offered on our Website, in particular, downloads, online forums, online applications, registrations for our courses or registrations for other services, it is necessary that we obtain personal data from you. The personal data entails individual statements concerning personal and material relations pertaining to you, such as your name, your address or your e-mail address. Such information is collected by us only if you provide it voluntarily and show us in this way that you agree to the use and processing thereof.
5. Use and Processing of Personal Data
As a rule, Qymatix Solutions GmbH uses and processes the personal data provided for purposes of contractual settlement and processing your inquiries and requests. Data with personal content is processed and used to a limited extent for customer management and marketing purposes, provided the relevant statutory provisions permit this. Should you no longer agree to such use, you may object to further use at any time.
6. Forwarding of Data
Qymatix Solutions GmbH does business globally. To this extent, in order to better process your matter, it might be necessary to forward your data to local distribution partners, whose registered office might also be located in countries outside the EU. However, such transmission takes place only within the group and only for the aforementioned purposes. Naturally, we do not forward your data to other third parties, unless we are obliged to do so by virtue of statutory provisions or judicial order. In particular, your personal data will never be sold or exchanged. As a company based in Europe, Qymatix Solutions GmbH adheres at all times to the Directives of the European Parliament on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data.
7. E-mail Contact
Should you provide us with your e-mail address, we will also communicate with you by e-mail. Should you no longer desire such information, it is naturally possible for you at any time to revoke your consent. In this case, please send us a short message to the given postal or e-mail address.
8. Participation in Forums
We offer you the possibility of participating in online forums. To this end, we require sufficient information in order to be able to clearly identify you so that, where applicable, we can meet our duty to subsequently identify authors of illegal content. Your personal data is not disclosed to other forum participants unless you have consented thereto in your user profile. Please keep in mind that the texts published by you may be viewed in part by everyone without limitation on the Internet. To this extent, please observe our Forum Guidelines or the Guidelines of any third provider we might use to this end (such as WordPress).
9. Data Protection for Minors
The offers on this Web site are not intended for children. You must have attained legal age in your country to use our services.
10. Technical and Organizational Data Protection
Qymatix Solutions GmbH takes those technical and organizational measures appropriate given the respective purpose of the data protection in order to protect the information provided by you against abuse and loss. Such data is stored in a secure operating environment that is not accessible to the public. In addition, each of our employees is naturally instructed on data protection and obliged to enter into a confidentiality covenant.
11. E-Mails to Qymatix
Because of tax requirements, Qymatix Solutions GmbH has to archive e-mails for ten years in some countries. The e-mail system of Qymatix Solutions GmbH is intended to be used for business purposes.
12. Modification of the Declaration on Data Protection
As a result of the ongoing development of the Internet, it will be necessary to adjust this declaration on data protection to changing conditions on an ongoing basis. Timely notice of such modification shall be given on this page.
13. Procedural List
You may obtain a general overview of the purpose for which and the group of persons on which Qymatix Solutions GmbH collects, processes and uses personal data by sending us an email.
14. Information and Other Rights, Contact
Upon written request, our data protection officer or employee responsible for her tasks would be happy to provide you with information as to whether – and if so, which – personal data we store in relation to you. Should your personal data be incorrect, you may have this rectified immediately. Any such information or modification is free of charge. Moreover, you are entitled to revoke your consent to use of data in the future, in whole or in part. Should you desire this, we will delete or block your relevant data. In order to assert such rights, please contact us.
You may contact Qymatix directly at any time should you have questions, comments or complaints in connection with this declaration on data protection:
Qymatix Solutions GmbH
Telefon +49 (0) 721 9658 670
Telefax +49 (0) 721 174268