C3 IoT complies with the U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework and the U.S.-Swiss Safe Harbor Framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal information from the European Union member countries and Switzerland. C3 IoT has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view C3 IoT’s certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/.
Information Collected on our Site
When you interact with the Site, you may provide personal information to C3 IoT in a variety of ways, such as when you request information from us, complete a registration form, request a case study, apply for a job, or initiate other transactions. When you do so, you may submit certain information to us, such as your name, email address, job title, company information, mailing address, and phone number.
We may use this information collected on the Site for a variety of purposes:
- Sending you information or materials you may request
- Responding to your questions and concerns
- Providing you a newsletter or other marketing communications
- Operating and improving the Site
- Improving our products and services and our marketing efforts
- Conducting research and analysis
- Processing and delivering contest entries and rewards
- Enabling you to post your resume, search job postings, and contact us or be contacted by us
- Linking or combining your information with other personal information we may receive from third parties, to help better understand you and serve you better
When you visit the Site, some information is automatically collected. For example, we collect information on the pages you have visited and the contents of those pages, any information you input, your referring URL or IP address, the time of your visit and related session information, your requested page, browser type, USR agent, status of request (successful reply), cookies, number of bytes in the response, and query string. We use this data to better understand usage of the Site in the aggregate so that we know what areas of our Site users prefer. This information is stored in log files and is used for aggregated and statistical reporting.
The Site may also use 3rd party vendor re-marketing tracking cookies, including the Google Adwords tracking cookie. This allows C3 IoT to make special offers and continue to market our products across the Internet to those who have shown interest on the Site. As always, we respect your privacy and are not collecting any identifiable information through the use of Google’s or any other third party remarketing system. Users may opt out of the use of Google cookies at the following URL: http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html
Please note that clicking a link within a C3 IoT email may result in a cookie being placed on your computer/device. If you do not wish to receive a cookie from a link in an email or on the C3 IoT Web Site, you may, depending on your browser version, elect to block all cookies. Most browsers have an option for turning off the cookie feature, which will prevent your browser from accepting new cookies, as well as (depending on the sophistication of your browser software) allow you to decide on acceptance of each new cookie in a variety of ways. We recommend that you leave the cookies activated in order to access optimal features on the Site.
Information Collected by our Applications
When you register to use the Applications, C3 IoT collects your email address and we may ask you to provide us additional information. We use this information to create a registration profile and to validate your registration when you log in to the Applications. In some cases, our customers have implemented a Single Sign On registration process where the login credentials you use with the customer’s service are shared with C3 IoT. Once you have registered, you may also voluntarily provide additional information to the Applications, such as your name, updated address information, and other profile information.
The Applications are often embedded in our customers’ websites or in other third party sites, and may be controlled by our customers or other third parties. Our Applications may also contain links to third party sites that are not owned or controlled by C3 IoT. Those websites and third party sites may have other terms and privacy policies that govern their use that are different from these terms. Please be aware that C3 IoT is not responsible for the privacy practices of third party sites. C3 IoT encourages you to be aware of who controls the sites that you visit and to read the privacy statements of all sites that collect personally identifiable information.
Sharing, Disclosure, and Transfer
- With your consent, for example when you agree that we may share your information with third parties for their own marketing purposes
- With third party vendors, consultants, and other service providers who need access to your information to provide services
- If we believe that it is reasonably necessary to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding alleged illegal activities; violations of our terms of service or other agreements; fraud, security, or technical issues; to protect our rights or property; or situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person
- To comply with a law or regulation or a request regarding any legal proceeding
We may also use and share aggregated information that does not identify you as an individual.
Regardless of where you live or where you provide information to us, you authorize C3 IoT to use your information worldwide and to export your information to the United States and other countries.
Data Storage and Security
Choices Regarding Your Information
You may opt out of receiving promotional emails from us by following the instructions in those emails. If you opt out, we may still send you non-promotional emails, such as emails about your use of the Applications or our ongoing business relations. You may also send requests about your contact preferences and changes to your information including requests to opt out of sharing your personal information with third parties by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our Policy Towards Children
Neither the Site nor the Applications are directed toward persons under 13 and C3 IoT do not knowingly collect personal information from children under 13. If you believe that we may have any personal information from a child under 13, please contact us at email@example.com. If C3 IoT becomes aware that a child under 13 has submitted personal information to the Site or the Applications, C3 IoT will take steps to remove such information and terminate the child's access to the Site and the Applications.
International Users – Applicable Law
C3 IoT has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view C3 IoT’s certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/.
If you have any questions or comments, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Our physical mailing address is:
C3, Inc. dba C3 IoT
1300 Seaport Boulevard, Suite 500
Redwood City, California 94063