Privacy Policy of s3.scality.com

This Application collects some Personal Data from its Users.
Policy summary
Personal Data collected for the following purposes and using the following services:
    • Analytics
      • Twitter Ads conversion tracking, Google Analytics, Google AdWords conversion tracking, Facebook Ads conversion tracking and AdEspresso conversion tracking
        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data
    • Content commenting
      • Facebook Comments
        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data
    • Content performance and features testing (A/B testing)
      • Optimizely and Google Website Optimizer
        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data
    • Displaying content from external platforms
      • YouTube video widget and Google Site Search
        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data
      • Gravatar
        Personal Data: email address and Usage Data
    • Hosting and backend infrastructure
      • GitHub Pages
        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service
    • Interaction with external social networks and platforms
      • Twitter Tweet button and social widgets, ShareThis, LinkedIn button and social widgets and Facebook Like button and social widgets
        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data
    • Location-based interactions
      • Geolocation
        Personal Data: geographic position
    • Managing contacts and sending messages
      • Marketo Email Marketing
        Personal Data: email address and Usage Data
    • Remarketing and behavioral targeting
      • Twitter Remarketing, Remarketing through Google Analytics for Display Advertising, Facebook Remarketing, AdRoll and AdWords Remarketing
        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data
      • Twitter Tailored Audiences and Facebook Custom Audience
        Personal Data: Cookies and email address
    • RSS feed management
      • Feedburner
        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data
    • SPAM protection
      • Google reCAPTCHA
        Personal Data: Cookies and Usage Data
      • Akismet
        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service
    • User database management
      • Salesforce Sales Cloud
        Personal Data: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service
      • Marketo Lead Generation
        Personal Data: email address and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service
Contact information
    • Data owner
      Anne Hohenberger Scality, Inc. 77 Geary Street, Fifth Floor San Francisco, CA 94108 Owner contact email: team.web@scality.com
Full policy
Data Controller and Owner
Anne Hohenberger Scality, Inc. 77 Geary Street, Fifth Floor San Francisco, CA 94108 Owner contact email: team.web@scality.com
Types of Data collected
Among the types of Personal Data that this Application collects, by itself or through third parties, there are: Cookies, Usage Data, email address and geographic position. Other Personal Data collected may be described in other sections of this privacy policy or by dedicated explanation text contextually with the Data collection. The Personal Data may be freely provided by the User, or collected automatically when using this Application. Any use of Cookies - or of other tracking tools - by this Application or by the owners of third party services used by this Application, unless stated otherwise, serves to identify Users and remember their preferences, for the sole purpose of providing the service required by the User. Failure to provide certain Personal Data may make it impossible for this Application to provide its services. Users are responsible for any Personal Data of third parties obtained, published or shared through this Application and confirm that they have the third party's consent to provide the Data to the Owner.
Mode and place of processing the Data
Methods of processing
The Data Controller processes the Data of Users in a proper manner and shall take appropriate security measures to prevent unauthorized access, disclosure, modification, or unauthorized destruction of the Data. The Data processing is carried out using computers and/or IT enabled tools, following organizational procedures and modes strictly related to the purposes indicated. In addition to the Data Controller, in some cases, the Data may be accessible to certain types of persons in charge, involved with the operation of the site (administration, sales, marketing, legal, system administration) or external parties (such as third party technical service providers, mail carriers, hosting providers, IT companies, communications agencies) appointed, if necessary, as Data Processors by the Owner. The updated list of these parties may be requested from the Data Controller at any time.
Place
The Data is processed at the Data Controller's operating offices and in any other places where the parties involved with the processing are located. For further information, please contact the Data Controller.
Retention time
The Data is kept for the time necessary to provide the service requested by the User, or stated by the purposes outlined in this document, and the User can always request that the Data Controller suspend or remove the data.
The use of the collected Data
The Data concerning the User is collected to allow the Owner to provide its services, as well as for the following purposes: Displaying content from external platforms, Remarketing and behavioral targeting, Interaction with external social networks and platforms, Analytics, User database management, Content performance and features testing (A/B testing), Managing contacts and sending messages, SPAM protection, Hosting and backend infrastructure, Location-based interactions, RSS feed management and Content commenting. The Personal Data used for each purpose is outlined in the specific sections of this document.
Detailed information on the processing of Personal Data
Personal Data is collected for the following purposes and using the following services:
  • Analytics
    The services contained in this section enable the Owner to monitor and analyze web traffic and can be used to keep track of User behavior.
    Twitter Ads conversion tracking (Twitter, Inc.)
    Twitter Ads conversion tracking is an analytics service provided by Twitter, Inc. that connects data from the Twitter advertising network with actions performed on this Application. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
    Google Analytics (Google Inc.)
    Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google Inc. (“Google”). Google utilizes the Data collected to track and examine the use of this Application, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the Data collected to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy PolicyOpt Out
    Google AdWords conversion tracking (Google Inc.)
    Google AdWords conversion tracking is an analytics service provided by Google Inc. that connects data from the Google AdWords advertising network with actions performed on this Application. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
    Facebook Ads conversion tracking (Facebook, Inc.)
    Facebook Ads conversion tracking is an analytics service provided by Facebook, Inc. that connects data from the Facebook advertising network with actions performed on this Application. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
    AdEspresso conversion tracking (Creative Web Srl)
    AdEspresso conversion tracking is an analytics service provided by Creative Web Srl that connects data from the Facebook advertising network with actions performed on this Application. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: Italy – Privacy Policy
  • Content commenting
    Content commenting services allow Users to make and publish their comments on the contents of this Application. Depending on the settings chosen by the Owner, Users may also leave anonymous comments. If there is an email address among the Personal Data provided by the User, it may be used to send notifications of comments on the same content. Users are responsible for the content of their own comments. If a content commenting service provided by third parties is installed, it may still collect web traffic data for the pages where the comment service is installed, even when Users do not use the content commenting service.
    Facebook Comments (Facebook, Inc.)
    Facebook Comments is a content commenting service provided by Facebook, Inc. enabling the User to leave comments and share them on the Facebook platform. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
  • Content performance and features testing (A/B testing)
    The services contained in this section allow the Owner to track and analyze the User response concerning web traffic or behavior regarding changes to the structure, text or any other component of this Application.
    Optimizely (Optimizely, Inc.)
    Optimizely is an A/B testing service provided by Optimizely, Inc. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
    Google Website Optimizer (Google Inc.)
    Google Website Optimizer is an A/B testing service provided by Google Inc. Google may use Personal Data to contextualize and personalize the ads of its own advertising network. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
  • Displaying content from external platforms
    This type of service allows you to view content hosted on external platforms directly from the pages of this Application and interact with them. This type of service might still collect web traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.
    YouTube video widget (Google Inc.)
    YouTube is a video content visualization service provided by Google Inc. that allows this Application to incorporate content of this kind on its pages. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
    Gravatar (Automattic Inc.)
    Gravatar is an image visualization service provided by Automattic Inc. that allows this Application to incorporate content of this kind on its pages. Please note that if Gravatar images are used for comment forms, the commenter's email address or parts of it may be sent to Gravatar - even if the commenter has not signed up for that service. Personal Data collected: email address and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
    Google Site Search (Google Inc.)
    Google Site Search is a search engine embedding service provided by Google Inc. that allows this Application to incorporate content of this kind on its pages. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
  • Hosting and backend infrastructure
    This type of service has the purpose of hosting data and files that enable this Application to run and be distributed as well as to provide a ready-made infrastructure to run specific features or parts of this Application. Some of these services work through geographically distributed servers, making it difficult to determine the actual location where the Personal Data are stored.
    GitHub Pages (GitHub Inc.)
    GitHub Pages is a hosting service provided by GitHub, Inc. Personal Data collected: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
  • Interaction with external social networks and platforms
    This type of service allows interaction with social networks or other external platforms directly from the pages of this Application. The interaction and information obtained through this Application are always subject to the User’s privacy settings for each social network. This type of service might still collect traffic data for the pages where the service is installed, even when Users do not use it.
    Twitter Tweet button and social widgets (Twitter, Inc.)
    The Twitter Tweet button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Twitter social network provided by Twitter, Inc. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
    ShareThis (Sharethis Inc.)
    ShareThis is a service provided by ShareThis Inc., which displays a widget that allows interaction with social networks and external platforms as well as sharing the contents of this Application. Depending on the configuration, this service can display widgets belonging to third parties such as the managers of social networks where interactions are shared. In this case, also the third parties that provide the widget will be informed of interactions and Usage Data on the pages where this service is installed. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
    LinkedIn button and social widgets (LinkedIn Corporation)
    The LinkedIn button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the LinkedIn social network provided by LinkedIn Corporation. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
    Facebook Like button and social widgets (Facebook, Inc.)
    The Facebook Like button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Facebook social network provided by Facebook, Inc. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
  • Location-based interactions
    Geolocation (This Application)
    This Application may collect, use, and share User location Data in order to provide location-based services. Most browsers and devices provide tools to opt out from this feature by default. If explicit authorization has been provided, the User’s location data may be tracked by this Application. Personal Data collected: geographic position.
  • Managing contacts and sending messages
    This type of service makes it possible to manage a database of email contacts, phone contacts or any other contact information to communicate with the User. These services may also collect data concerning the date and time when the message was viewed by the User, as well as when the User interacted with it, such as by clicking on links included in the message.
    Marketo Email Marketing (Marketo, Inc.)
    Marketo Email Marketing is an email address management and message sending service provided by Marketo, Inc. Personal Data collected: email address and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
  • Remarketing and behavioral targeting
    This type of service allows this Application and its partners to inform, optimize and serve advertising based on past use of this Application by the User. This activity is performed by tracking Usage Data and by using Cookies, information that is transferred to the partners that manage the remarketing and behavioral targeting activity.
    Twitter Remarketing (Twitter, Inc.)
    Twitter Remarketing is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Twitter, Inc. that connects the activity of this Application with the Twitter advertising network. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy PolicyOpt Out
    Twitter Tailored Audiences (Twitter, Inc.)
    Twitter Tailored Audiences is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Twitter, Inc. that connects the activity of this Application with the Twitter advertising network. Personal Data collected: Cookies and email address. Place of processing: US – Privacy PolicyOpt Out
    Remarketing through Google Analytics for Display Advertising (Google Inc.)
    Google Analytics for Display Advertising is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Google Inc. that connects the tracking activity performed by Google Analytics and its Cookies with the Adwords advertising network and the Doubleclick Cookie. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy PolicyOpt Out
    Facebook Remarketing (Facebook, Inc.)
    Facebook Remarketing is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Facebook, Inc. that connects the activity of this Application with the Facebook advertising network. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy PolicyOpt Out
    Facebook Custom Audience (Facebook, Inc.)
    Facebook Custom Audience is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Facebook, Inc. that connects the activity of this Application with the Facebook advertising network. Personal Data collected: Cookies and email address. Place of processing: US – Privacy PolicyOpt Out
    AdRoll (Semantic Sugar, Inc.)
    AdRoll is an advertising service provided by Semantic Sugar, Inc. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy PolicyOpt Out
    AdWords Remarketing (Google Inc.)
    AdWords Remarketing is a remarketing and behavioral targeting service provided by Google Inc. that connects the activity of this Application with the Adwords advertising network and the Doubleclick Cookie. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy PolicyOpt Out
  • RSS feed management
    This type of service allows this Application to manage RSS feeds and the distribution of their content. Depending on the characteristics of the service used, these services may be used to insert ads within the content and to gather statistics data from them.
    Feedburner (Google Inc.)
    Feedburner is a service to manage RSS feeds provided by Google Inc. It allows the collection of statistics on what content is consumed and to insert ads in it. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
  • SPAM protection
    This type of service analyzes the traffic of this Application, potentially containing Users' Personal Data, with the purpose of filtering it from parts of traffic, messages and content that are recognized as SPAM.
    Google reCAPTCHA (Google Inc.)
    Google reCAPTCHA is a SPAM protection service provided by Google Inc. Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
    Akismet (Automattic Inc.)
    Akismet is a SPAM protection service provided by Automattic Inc. Personal Data collected: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
  • User database management
    This type of service allows the Owner to build user profiles by starting from an email address, a personal name, or other information that the User provides to this Application, as well as to track User activities through analytics features. This Personal Data may also be matched with publicly available information about the User (such as social networks' profiles) and used to build private profiles that the Owner can display and use for improving this Application. Some of these services may also enable the sending of timed messages to the User, such as emails based on specific actions performed on this Application.
    Salesforce Sales Cloud (salesforce.com, inc.)
    Salesforce Sales Cloud is a User database management service provided by salesforce.com, inc. Personal Data collected: various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
    Marketo Lead Generation (Marketo, Inc.)
    Marketo Lead Generation is a User database management service provided by Marketo, Inc. Personal Data collected: email address and various types of Data as specified in the privacy policy of the service. Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy
Additional information about Data collection and processing
Legal action
The User's Personal Data may be used for legal purposes by the Data Controller, in Court or in the stages leading to possible legal action arising from improper use of this Application or the related services. The User declares to be aware that the Data Controller may be required to reveal personal data upon request of public authorities.
Additional information about User's Personal Data
In addition to the information contained in this privacy policy, this Application may provide the User with additional and contextual information concerning particular services or the collection and processing of Personal Data upon request.
System logs and maintenance
For operation and maintenance purposes, this Application and any third party services may collect files that record interaction with this Application (System logs) or use for this purpose other Personal Data (such as IP Address).
Information not contained in this policy
More details concerning the collection or processing of Personal Data may be requested from the Data Controller at any time. Please see the contact information at the beginning of this document.
The rights of Users
Users have the right, at any time, to know whether their Personal Data has been stored and can consult the Data Controller to learn about their contents and origin, to verify their accuracy or to ask for them to be supplemented, cancelled, updated or corrected, or for their transformation into anonymous format or to block any data held in violation of the law, as well as to oppose their treatment for any and all legitimate reasons. Requests should be sent to the Data Controller at the contact information set out above. This Application does not support “Do Not Track” requests. To determine whether any of the third party services it uses honor the “Do Not Track” requests, please read their privacy policies.
Changes to this privacy policy
The Data Controller reserves the right to make changes to this privacy policy at any time by giving notice to its Users on this page. It is strongly recommended to check this page often, referring to the date of the last modification listed at the bottom. If a User objects to any of the changes to the Policy, the User must cease using this Application and can request that the Data Controller remove the Personal Data. Unless stated otherwise, the then-current privacy policy applies to all Personal Data the Data Controller has about Users.
Information about this privacy policy
The Data Controller is responsible for this privacy policy, prepared starting from the modules provided by Iubenda and hosted on Iubenda's servers.
Definitions and legal references
Personal Data (or Data)
Any information regarding a natural person, a legal person, an institution or an association, which is, or can be, identified, even indirectly, by reference to any other information, including a personal identification number.
Usage Data
Information collected automatically from this Application (or third party services employed in this Application), which can include: the IP addresses or domain names of the computers utilized by the Users who use this Application, the URI addresses (Uniform Resource Identifier), the time of the request, the method utilized to submit the request to the server, the size of the file received in response, the numerical code indicating the status of the server's answer (successful outcome, error, etc.), the country of origin, the features of the browser and the operating system utilized by the User, the various time details per visit (e.g., the time spent on each page within the Application) and the details about the path followed within the Application with special reference to the sequence of pages visited, and other parameters about the device operating system and/or the User's IT environment.
User
The individual using this Application, which must coincide with or be authorized by the Data Subject, to whom the Personal Data refers.
Data Subject
The legal or natural person to whom the Personal Data refers.
Data Processor (or Data Supervisor)
The natural person, legal person, public administration or any other body, association or organization authorized by the Data Controller to process the Personal Data in compliance with this privacy policy.
Data Controller (or Owner)
The natural person, legal person, public administration or any other body, association or organization with the right, also jointly with another Data Controller, to make decisions regarding the purposes, and the methods of processing of Personal Data and the means used, including the security measures concerning the operation and use of this Application. The Data Controller, unless otherwise specified, is the Owner of this Application.
This Application
The hardware or software tool by which the Personal Data of the User is collected.
Cookies
Small piece of data stored in the User's device.
Legal information
Notice to European Users: this privacy statement has been prepared in fulfillment of the obligations under Art. 10 of EC Directive n. 95/46/EC, and under the provisions of Directive 2002/58/EC, as revised by Directive 2009/136/EC, on the subject of Cookies. This privacy policy relates solely to this Application.