Sites covered by this Privacy Statement
This Privacy Statement applies to all Adventus owned websites and domains, and our wholly owned subsidiaries ("Adventus websites.")
Links to non-Adventus websites
Types of information we collect
This Privacy Statement covers personal information, non-personal data collection and aggregate reporting.
is information that is associated with your name or personal identity. Adventus uses personal information to understand better your needs and interests and to provide you with better service. Once you choose to provide us with personal information, you can be assured it will be used only to support your customer relationship with Adventus. We take seriously the trust you place in us. Adventus will not sell, rent or lease your personal information to others.
On some Adventus websites, you can order products or services, request information, subscribe to marketing or support materials, register yourself or your Adventus products, or apply for a job at Adventus. The types of personal information you provide to us on these pages may include name, address, phone number, e-mail address, user IDs and passwords, billing and transaction information, credit card information, contact preferences, educational and employment background, and job interest data.
To personalize our websites, services or communications and improve our products and services, we may also ask you to provide us with information regarding your personal or professional interests, demographics, and experiences with our products or services. Providing this additional information is optional.
is data about usage and service operation that is not associated with a specific personal identity. Adventus collects and analyzes non-personal information to evaluate how visitors use the Adventus websites.
How we use your information
Adventus uses your personal information to provide you with services and to help us better understand your needs and interests. Specifically, we use your information to help you complete a transaction or order, to communicate with you, to provide service and support, to update you on services and benefits, to personalize promotional offers and to personalize some Adventus websites. Occasionally we may also use your information to contact you for market research regarding Adventus products or services.
Personal data collected online may also be combined with information you provide Adventus through other sources such as product registration, call centers or public events such as trade shows or seminars.
Personal data given to Adventus may be transferred across state and country borders for the purposes of data consolidation, storage and simplified customer information management.
Non-personal data is aggregated for reporting about Adventus website usability, performance and effectiveness. It is used to improve the customer experience, usability and site content.
Who we share your information with
Adventus will not sell, rent or lease your personal information to others. Adventus will not share your personal information with third parties except in responding to your requests for products or services. Your permission will be requested when you submit your information. Adventus shares customer information across Adventus-owned business entities and companies working on our behalf, but only as described above in "How we use your information."
Adventus contracts with third-party service providers and suppliers to deliver complete products, services and customer solutions described in "How we use your information." Suppliers and service providers are required to keep confidential the information received on behalf of Adventus and may not use it for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing for Adventus. These service providers may change or we may contract with additional service providers to better accommodate our customers. Adventus will not share personal information with any other third parties without your permission, unless required by law enforcement action, subpoena, or local law.
Adventus or its related entities could merge with or be acquired by another business entity or some or all of their respective assets could be acquired. If such a combination or acquisition occurs, Adventus will make every reasonable effort to notify you in the event we share with the merging or acquiring entity some or all of your personal information to continue serving you.
Your information and third-party companies
Certain Adventus services are linked with those from unrelated third-party companies, some which offer you the option to share with both Adventus and the third party personal data you provide. Examples include the ability to register software products from multiple vendors from a single Adventus Web page, to request communications from Adventus marketing or solution partners, or to enable order completion through a reseller. We will not share your personal information with those third-party companies unless you make that choice.
Access to and accuracy of your information
Adventus strives to keep your personal information accurate. We have implemented technology, management processes and policies to maintain customer data accuracy. We will provide you with access to your information, including making reasonable effort to provide you with online access and the opportunity to change your information. To protect your privacy and security, we will also take reasonable steps to verify your identity, such as a password and user ID, before granting access to your data. Certain areas of Adventus's websites may limit access to specific individuals through the use of passwords and other personal identifiers.
The most effective way to view and change your personal information is to return to the Web page where you originally submitted your data and follow the instructions on that Web page or use Adventus Passport.
Keeping your information secure
Adventus is committed to protecting the information you provide us. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, to maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of the information, Adventus has in place appropriate physical and managerial procedures to safeguard the information we collect.
Changes to this Statement
If there are updates to the terms of Adventus's Online Privacy Statement, we will post those changes and update the revision date in this document, so you will always know what information we collect online, how we use it, and what choices you have. For material changes to this Statement, Adventus will provide notification to affected customers.