COOKIE POLICY

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COOKIES POLICY

This "Cookies Policy" is part of the Legal Notice & Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy of www.innovmetric.com (hereinafter referred to as the "Website").

This "Cookies Policy" is intended to provide clear and specific information about the use and purpose of cookies on the Website. For more information about this technology, please send an email to info@innovmetric.com

In order to facilitate Website navigation, at INNOVMETRIC SOFTWARE, INC. (hereinafter, the "Provider "), with address in 2014 Cyrille-Duquet, Suite 310, Québec, Canada, G1N 4N6, and with Tax ID Number 302487-3, we inform you that our Website uses cookies or other files of similar nature (hereinafter referred to as "Cookies").

In any case, we inform you that the Provider is responsible for its Cookies and for the processing of data obtained through them, and therefore decides on the purpose, the content and the use of the processing of the information collected.

 1. Cookies

A Cookie is a small data file that is sent to the user’s browser and stored on his/her device (personal computer, mobile phone or tablet).

Cookies collect information about the user’s visits to the Website, the frequency and duration of the visits, the pages viewed and the time the user has spent on the Website. These files allow the Website to “remember” information about the visit and to identify problems in order to improve the Website and to provide the user with a better experience, to facilitate navigation and to distinguish one user from others.

 2. Cookies used on our Website

Our Website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., a (Delaware company headquartered at 1600 Amphitheater Parkway, Mountain View (California), CA 94043, USA (hereinafter referred to as “Google”).

Google Analytics uses "Cookies" which allow to analyze the use made by the users of the Website. The information generated by the cookie about the use of the Website (including the IP address) will be directly sent to and stored on a Google server in the United States of America.

Google will use this information, on our behalf, to evaluate the user’s use of the Website and to compile reports on the Website activity as well as to provide other services relating to the Website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on behalf of Google. Google will not associate the user’s IP address with any other data held by Google.

Depending on the purpose of processing the data obtained through Cookies, the Website may use the following types of Cookies:

A Cookie is a small data file that is sent to the user’s browser and stored on his/her device (personal computer, mobile phone or tablet).

a) Technical Cookies

These allow the user to navigate the Website or application and use the different options or services that exist within it. For example, controlling traffic and data communication, identifying the session, accessing the secure areas of the Website, remembering the elements that make up an order, applying for registration or participation in an event, using security features while navigating and storing contents for the broadcasting of videos or sound.

b) Functionality Cookies

These allow the users to access the service with some general predefined features in their device or that the users themselves define. For example, the language, the type of browser through which the service is accessed, the content design selected, the geolocation of the terminal and the regional configuration from which the service is accessed.

c) Statistical Analysis cookies

These allow the monitoring and analysis of users’ behavior on websites. The information collected through this type of Cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, applications or platforms and to profile user navigation of these sites, in order to make improvements to the service based on usage data.

d) Third-party cookies

On some webpages third-party Cookies can be placed in order to manage and improve the services offered such as Google Analytics statistical services. Additionally, third-party Cookies could be set in the event that the user uses the tools to share some of the contents of the Website in different social networks. These Cookies are set by the social networks in which the content is shared. For more information about them, please visit the webpages of these social tools.

     3. Consent

    This Website uses first-party and third party cookies to offer the user a better experience and service. By browsing or using our services the user accepts the use we make of the Cookies placed on his/her device. However, the user may withdraw his/her previously granted consent at any time by removing the Cookies placed on his/her computer by adjusting the settings on his/her browser.

    However, the users must be aware that if they do block cookies, some features of the Website may not be available to them and some web pages may not display properly what might make their user experience less satisfying.

    The Website is designed with the tools provided by the platform AddThis, owned by the company Oracle Corporation, among which we find the social media share links/buttons as well as a statistics service of visits to the Website. These tools may be implemented on this Website and for them to work properly it is necessary to use Cookies.

    Oracle Corporation, also uses other Cookies in order to help identify and track the visitors of the sites of AddThis, to know the use they make of Oracle Corporation’s website, as well as their preferences for accessing it, as described in the section of their privacy policy relating to Cookies.

    Possible Cookies used in this Website:

    Cookie Name Domain Performance Information Duration1
    Innovmetric has_js innovmetric.com Performance Cookies whose functionality is to detect if
    Javascript is activated in the browser.
    End
    of browser session
    Addthis __atuvc innovmetric.com Performance Enables Facebook, Twitter and Google + social bookmarks to share content.
    Tracks interactions with the embedded sharing buttons and monitor its usage.

    Detects how often the
    social sharing service. provides a uniquely assigned, machine-generated user ID
    and gathers data about activity on the website. This data may be sent to a 3rd
    party for analysis and reporting.

    1 year
    __atuvs End
    of browser session
    loc addthis.com 1 year
    ssc 1 year
    uvc 1 year
    Google
    Analytics
    __utma innovmetric.com Performance It is used to distinguish users and sessions. 2
    years from set/update
    __utmb It is used to determine new sessions/visits. 30
    mins from set/update
    __utmc Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Used
    to determine whether the user is in a new session/visit.
    End
    of browser session
    __utmt Used
    to throttle request rate.
    10 minutes
    __utmz Used
    to store visitor-level custom variable data.
    6 months from set/update
    _ga Used
    to distinguish users.
    2 years
    _gid Used
    to distinguish users.
    24 hours
    vidly_ga .vid.ly Performance Enable the video streaming service 2 years
    vidly_session End
    of browser session
    __utmmobile It
    is used to increase performance by identifying users’ device as a mobile or
    tablet instead of doing so every time they request a page on the site.
    2 years
    Google May be any of the following:
    PREF, NID, HSID, APISID,
    SID, CONSENT, UULE
    google.com/
    recaptcha
    Performance Reports
    on device and application data and the results of integrity checks, amongst
    other.
    1 year
    ELMAH Elmah_media_
    log
    elmah.github.io Performance It
    is used to push a list of recorded events containing usage and performance
    data, errors, warnings.
    2
    Pardot pardot pi.pardot.com Performance Tracks visitor and prospect activities on the
    website. Used to remember preferences of users when they return to the site.
    Maintains the session and remembers table filters of users.
    End of browser session

    INNOVMETRIC is not responsible for the content and accuracy of the terms and conditions and the privacy policies of third parties who determine on their own the purpose of the processing and use of the information collected by them, at all times, as well as the operation and length of the Cookies used. According to the information provided by both companies, the users can avoid said use by disabling the Cookies through the settings of their browser.

     


    1To be confirmed by INNOVMETRIC.

    2To be filled in by INNOVMETRIC.

     4. Managing cookies in the browser

    The users can allow, block or delete the Cookies saved on their computer by adjusting the browser settings on their devices.

    Please find bellow the instructions to adjust cookies-related permissions in the following browsers:

    a) Google Chrome v.69:

    1. On your computer, open Chrome.

    2. At the top-right, click on the menu in the toolbar and select ‘Settings’.

    3. At the bottom, click ‘Show advanced settings’.

    4. In the 'Privacy' section, click ‘Content settings’.

    5. Under 'Cookies', click ‘All cookies and site data’.

    6. To Delete all cookies, click ‘Remove all’ button.

    7. To Delete a specific cookie, mouse over the site/s, then click the "X" on the right corner.

    8. To Disable cookies from step 5 Select ‘Block sites from setting any data’.

    For more information about Google Chrome click here3.

    b) Mozilla Firefox v.62:

    1. At the top-right, click on the menu in the toolbar and select ‘Options’.

    2. On the Options box, click 'Privacy Tab'

    ✔ To disable Cookies: disable the box ‘Accept cookies from sites’

    ✔ To delete Cookies: click ‘Show Cookies’ button, then press ‘Remove All Cookies’ button;

    ✔ To delete a specific Cookie: click ‘Show Cookies’ button, then select a website and press ‘Remove Cookies’ button.

    For more information about Mozilla Firefox click here4.

    c) Internet Explorer 11:

    These allow the monitoring and analysis of users’ behavior on websites. The information collected through this type of Cookies is used to measure the activity of the websites, applications or platforms and to profile user navigation of these sites, in order to make improvements to the service based on usage data.

    1. Open Internet Explorer.

    2. Select the gear in the upper-right corner of the screen.

    To delete the Cookies:

    - Move your mouse cursor over ‘Safety’, and then click ‘Delete browsing history…’

    - Make sure there is a check in the box next to Cookies.

    - Then press the ‘Delete’ button.

    To either block or allow all Cookies:

    - Select the gear in the upper-right corner of the screen again and now move your mouse cursor over ‘Internet Options’

    - Then select the ‘Security tab’ and move the slider all the way up to block all Cookies or completely down to allow all Cookies.

    - After that, click OK.

    For more information about Internet Explorer 11 click here5.

    If the user continues browsing this Website without first disabling Cookies, he/she shall be deemed to have accepted their use thereof.

     


    3Link to Google Chrome’s instructions.

    4Link to Mozilla Firefox’s instructions.

    5Link to Internet Explorer’s instructions.