Effective January 5th 2019

 

At Aucerna, we strive to be clear and open about how we collect and use data related to you. This policy provides detailed information about how and when we use cookies. This cookie policy applies to any Aucerna product or service that links to this policy or incorporates it by reference.

Does Aucerna use cookies?

Yes. As described in our privacy policy, Cookies and other similar technologies may be used to collect Information on our websites. We may use third parties to serve advertisements on other websites that may be of interest to you, based on information collected about your use of our Sites and other websites.  To do so, these companies may place or recognize a unique cookie on your browser (including through the use of pixel tags and web beacons). By continuing to visit or use our services, you are agreeing to the use of cookies and similar technologies for the purposes we describe in this policy.

What is a cookie?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information which are sent to your browser and stored on your computer, mobile phone or other device when you visit a website. The cookies send information back to the originating website or another website that recognizes that cookie.

Cookies can be permanent (these are known as persistent cookies) where they remain on your computer until you delete them, or temporary (these are known as session cookies) where they last only until you close your browser. Cookies can also be first-party cookies which are those set by the website which is being visited, or third-party cookies which are set by a website other than the one being visited.

When does 3esi-Enersight place cookies?

We use cookies on our sites (such as Aucerna.com). Any browser visiting these sites will receive cookies from us. We use cookies for purposes such as improving the functionality of our websites, to understand site and Internet usage and to improve or customize the content, offerings or advertisements on our sites. For example, we may use cookies to personalize your experience at our sites (e.g., to recognize you by name when you return to a site), save your password in password-protected areas or enable you to use shopping carts on our sites. We also may use cookies to help us offer you products, programs, or services that may be of interest to you and to deliver relevant advertising.

What types of cookies do you use and what are used for?

We use the following types of cookies:

Strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are essential in order to enable you to fully experience the website and use the features and functionalities available to you, such as access to secure areas of the website.

We use this type of cookie to handle user registration and login. Without these cookies services you have asked for cannot be provided. These cookies are first-party cookies, and can be either permanent or temporary. In short, without these cookies our websites won't be able to provide certain features and functionalities.

Performance cookies

These cookies collect anonymous information about how visitors use a website, for instance which pages visitors visit most often, in order to provide a better user experience. These cookies do not personally identify individual visitors. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and anonymous.

We use these cookies to:

  • provide statistics on how our websites are used
  • measure the delivery and performance of our advertising campaigns
  • These cookies could be permanent or temporary cookies, first-party or third-party cookies. In short, these cookies collect anonymous information on the pages visited and the adverts viewed.

Advertising Cookies

We may use cookies to show you relevant advertising both on and off of our websites. We may also use a cookie to learn whether someone who saw an ad later visited and took an action (e.g. downloaded a white paper) on the advertiser’s site. Similarly, our partners may use a cookie to determine whether we’ve shown an ad and how it performed, or provide us with information about how you interact with ads. We may also work with a partner to show you an ad on or off our websites, such as after you’ve visited a partner’s site or application.

Performance, Analytics and Research

Cookies help us learn how well our site and plugins perform in different locations. We also use cookies to understand, improve, and research products, features, and services, including when you access our websites from other websites, applications, or devices such as your work computer or your mobile device.

Other third-party cookies

On some pages of our website we may have content from services such as YouTube or Vimeo. Please note that we do not control any cookies which are used by these services and you should check the relevant third-party website for more information about these.

How to manage & remove cookies

If you would like to restrict, block or remove cookies you can also do this through your web browser settings. The "Help" function within your web browser will tell you what you need to do. You can also visit http://www.aboutcookies.org for more information on how to manage and remove cookies across a number of different internet browsers.

You should be aware that disabling cookies might prevent you from accessing some of our content and enjoying the full features of our websites.

If you have any questions about the use of cookies on our Sites please email privacy@aucerna.com.