Website Terms of Use

SOFTWARE AVAILABLE ON THIS WEBSITE

Any software that is made available to download from the Website Services (“Software”) is the copyrighted work of baseVISION AG and/or its suppliers. Use of the Software is governed by the license terms, if any, which accompany or are included with the Software (“License Agreement”). An end user will not be authorized to install any Software that is accompanied by or includes a License Agreement, unless he or she first agrees to the License Agreement terms. The Software is made available for download solely for use by end users according to the License Agreement. Any reproduction or redistribution of the Software not in accordance with the License Agreement is expressly prohibited.

MATERIALS POSTED ON THIS WEBSITE

All materials, including software, help topics, white papers, datasheets, videos, and FAQs (collectively “Materials”) that are made available as part of the Website Services are the copyrighted work of baseVISION AG or its suppliers. Your use of these Materials is governed by one of two sets of license terms; if you are presented with a license for the Materials, the terms of that license apply; if no license is presented to you, these terms apply. baseVISION AG reserves all other rights to the Materials not expressly granted under these license terms. In your use of the Materials you may not:

  • Remove, modify or tamper with any copyright notices;
  • Distribute the Materials to third parties, including by posting the Materials on any networked computer for access by any other computer on the network, or broadcast the Materials in any media; or
  • Make any modifications to the Materials.

Materials specified above do not include the design or layout of the Website or any other baseVISION AG-owned, operated, licensed, or controlled site. Elements of baseVISION AG Websites are protected by trade dress, trademark, unfair competition, and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. No logo, graphic, sound, or image from any baseVISION AG Website may be copied or retransmitted unless expressly permitted by baseVISION AG.

baseVISION AG may have patents, patent applications, trademarks, copyrights, or other intellectual property rights covering subject matter in the Materials. By providing the Materials to you, baseVISION AG does not give you any license to these patents, trademarks, copyrights, or other intellectual property, unless baseVISION AG does so expressly in writing.

Some Materials available as part of the Website Services are licensed to you by third parties. baseVISION AG does not grant you any additional rights (express or implied) for such third-party Materials.

baseVISION AG does not claim ownership of any materials you provide to baseVISION AG (including feedback and suggestions) or post, upload, input, or submit to any Website Services for review by the general public, or by the members of any public or private community (collectively “Submissions”). However, by posting, uploading, inputting, providing, or submitting your Submission, you are granting baseVISION AG, its affiliated companies, and necessary sublicensees permission to use your Submission in connection with the operation of their Internet businesses (including, without limitation, all baseVISION AG services), including, without limitation, the license rights to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate, and reformat your Submission; to publish your name in connection with your Submission; and to sublicense such rights to any supplier of the Website Services.

LIABILITY DISCLAIMER

baseVISION AG AND ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY OF THE INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THE MATERIALS AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED AS PART OF THE WEBSITE SERVICES FOR ANY PURPOSE. ALL SUCH MATERIALS AND RELATED GRAPHICS, AND THE WEBSITE SERVICES, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND. baseVISION AG AND ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THE FOREGOING, INCLUDING ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED, OR STATUTORY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. THE MATERIALS AND RELATED GRAPHICS PUBLISHED ON THE WEBSITE COULD INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. baseVISION AG AND ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES TO THE WEBSITE SERVICES AND/OR THE MATERIALS DESCRIBED HEREIN AT ANY TIME.

IN NO EVENT SHALL baseVISION AG OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER RESULTING FROM LOSS OF USE, DATA OR PROFITS, WHETHER IN AN ACTION OF CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS ACTION, ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OR PERFORMANCE THE WEBSITE SERVICES, ANY PROVISION OF OR FAILURE TO PROVIDE THE WEBSITE SERVICES, OR ANY INFORMATION AVAILABLE FROM THE WEBSITE SERVICES. THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF baseVISION AG ARISING UNDER THIS AGREEMENT WILL NOT EXCEED $5.00 USD.

UNSOLICITED IDEA SUBMISSION POLICY

Neither baseVISION AG nor any of its employees accept or consider unsolicited ideas, including ideas for new advertising campaigns, promotions, products or technologies, processes, materials, marketing plans or product names. Please do not send any artwork, samples, demos, or other unsolicited ideas to baseVISION AG or anyone at baseVISION AG. The sole purpose of this policy is to avoid potential misunderstandings or disputes when baseVISION AG’s products or marketing strategies might seem similar to ideas submitted to baseVISION AG. If, despite our request that you not send us your ideas or materials, you still send them, please understand that baseVISION AG makes no assurances that your ideas or materials will be treated as confidential or proprietary.

MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD, AND SECURITY

If any of the Website Services require you to open an account, you must complete the registration process by providing us with current, complete, and accurate information as prompted by the applicable registration form. You also will choose a password and a user name. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and any other non-public account information. Furthermore, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify baseVISION AG immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or any other breach of security. baseVISION AG will not be liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your user name, password, or account, either with or without your knowledge. However, you could be held liable for losses incurred by baseVISION AG or another party due to someone else using your user name, password, or account. You may not use anyone else’s account at any time without the permission of the account holder.

NO UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED USE

As a condition of your use of the Website Services, you will not use the Website Services for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited. You may not use the Website Services in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair any baseVISION AG server, or any networks connected to any baseVISION AG server, or that could interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of any Website Services. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any Website Services, other accounts, computer systems, or networks connected to any baseVISION AG server or to any of the Website Services through hacking, password mining, or any other means. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through the Website Services.

USE OF COMMUNICATION SERVICES

The Website Services may contain message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate or share materials or solutions with others (each a “Communication Service” and collectively the “Communication Services”). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send, and receive messages and materials that are proper and, when applicable, related to the particular Communication Service. If you choose to share materials or solutions with others using a Communication Service, you agree that you are giving a license to all users of the Communication Service, including the rights to use, modify, and repost such materials or solutions, and you are allowing baseVISION AG to make them available to such users in a manner and location of its choosing. In using the Communication Services, you may not:

  • Use the Communication Services in connection with surveys or contests (except and to the extent offered by baseVISION AG, our partners, or our customers through this Website), pyramid schemes, junk email, spamming, or any duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise);
  • Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten, or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
  • Publish, post, upload, distribute, or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, obscene, indecent, or unlawful topic, name, material or information;
  • Upload, or otherwise make available, files that contain images, photographs, software, or other material protected by intellectual property laws, including, by way of example and not as limitation, copyright or trademark laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless you own or control the rights there to or have received all necessary consent to do the same;
  • Use any material or information, including images or photographs, which are made available through the Website Services in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other proprietary right of any party.
  • Upload files that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another’s computer or property;
  • Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless a Communications Service specifically allows such messages;
  • Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally reproduced, displayed, performed, or distributed in such manner;
  • Falsify or delete any copyright management information, such as author attributions, legal or other proper notices, or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded;
  • Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services;
  • Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines that may be applicable for any particular Communication Service;
  • Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses;
  • Violate any applicable laws or regulations;
  • Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others; or
  • Use, download, or otherwise copy or provide (whether or not for a fee) to a person or entity any directory of users of the Website Services or other user or usage information or any portion thereof.

baseVISION AG has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, baseVISION AG reserves the right to review materials posted to the Communication Services and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. baseVISION AG reserves the right to terminate your access to any Communication Service at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever.

baseVISION AG reserves the right at all times to disclose any information to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process, or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post, or remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in baseVISION AG’s sole discretion.

Always use caution when giving out any personally identifiable information about yourself or your children in any Communication Services. baseVISION AG does not control or endorse the content, messages, or information found in any Communication Services and, therefore, baseVISION AG specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Services. Managers and hosts are not authorized baseVISION AG spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of baseVISION AG.

Materials uploaded to the Communication Services may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction, or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download such materials.

FEEDBACK

If you provide feedback to baseVISION AG, you give baseVISION AG an irrevocable, perpetual, sublicensable right to use, share, and commercialize your feedback in any way and for any purpose at no charge. You also give third parties any patent rights in your feedback needed for their products, technologies, and services to use or interface with any specific parts of a baseVISION AG software or service at no charge. You will not give feedback that is subject to a license or other obligation that requires baseVISION AG to grant or pass through any rights or make any disclosures or payments to third parties. These rights survive these terms.

No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of your Submission, as provided herein. baseVISION AG is under no obligation to post or use any Submission you may provide, and baseVISION AG may remove any Submission at any time in its sole discretion.

By posting a Submission you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to your Submission including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input, or submit the Submission.

In addition to the warranty and representation set forth above, by posting a Submission that contain images, photographs, pictures, or content that is otherwise graphical in whole or in part (“Images”), you warrant and represent that (a) you are the copyright owner of such Images, or that the copyright owner of such Images has granted you permission to use the Images or any content contained in the Images consistent with the manner and purpose of your use and as otherwise permitted by these TOU and the Website Services, (b) you have the rights necessary to grant the licenses and sublicenses described in these TOU, and (c) each person depicted in such Images, if any, has provided consent to the use of the Images as set forth in these TOU, including, by way of example and not as a limitation, the distribution, public display, and reproduction of such Images. By Posting Images, you are granting (a) to all members of your private community (for each such Image available to members of such private community), and/or (b) to the general public (for each such Image available anywhere on the Website Services, other than a private community), permission to use such Image in connection with the use, as permitted by these TOU, of any of the Website Services; a non-exclusive, world-wide, royalty-free license to: copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate, and reformat such Image without attribution, and the right to sublicense such rights to any supplier of the Website Services. The licenses granted in the preceding sentences for an Image will terminate at the time you completely remove such Image from the Website Services, provided that such termination shall not affect any licenses granted in connection with the Image prior to your complete removal of the same. No compensation will be paid with respect to the use of any such Images.

LINKS TO THIRD PARTY SITES

The Website Services may contain links to third party websites that are external to the Website. These websites are not under baseVISION AG’s control. baseVISION AG makes no effort to review the content of these websites, including the validity, legality, copyright compliance, or decency of such content, and is not responsible for the content of these websites. If baseVISION AG has included these links in the Website to third-party websites, such links are provided for convenience only. baseVISION AG does not endorse or make any representation, guarantee, or assurance regarding any third-party website, service, or product. Any third-party product or service that you acquire, and any exchange of data between you and such third-party provider, is solely between you and the third party. Third party websites may be subject to the third-party’s terms, conditions, and privacy statements. baseVISION AG may disable links to any third-party website that you or others post on the Website.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

baseVISION AG or its suppliers retain all right, title, and interest in and to the Website and the Website Services, including all copyrights, patents, trade secrets, trademarks, and other intellectual property rights. baseVISION AG reserves all rights not expressly granted. These TOU do not grant or imply any rights to any baseVISION AG or supplier trademarks, trade names, or logos. Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Data Privacy

Google Analytics

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to 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 Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

http://www.google.com/analytics/learn/privacy.html

Microsoft Application Insights

On our Syntaro Portal, we use Application Insights, a web analytics service provided by Microsoft Corporation, One Microsoft Way, Redmond, WA 98052-6399, USA (“Microsoft”).

We use Application Insight to improve our service and to detect issues earlier. Application Insights places a cookie in the browser of the visitor of the web pages which allows for an analysis of your use of the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of our website are usually transferred to a server of Microsoft in the US or Europe and stored there. On our behalf as a website operator, Microsoft will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing other information on website usage and internet related services to us as a website operator. You can reject the required placing of the cookie – for example by settings in your browser which generally disable the automatic placing of cookies or adjust your browser so that cookies are blocked by Microsoft. However, we would like to point out that in this case you might not be able to use all features of our website to their full extent.

The following additional information is collected:

  • Operating System
  • Browser + Version
  • Screen Resolution
  • Approximate location of the user
  • IP address

We can analyze these data using various reports. All this information is anonymous statistical data and referencing these to a person is not possible. The evaluations serve only for troubleshooting and optimization of the website and the application.

Further information from Microsoft about privacy and Azure can be found at: http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/support/trust-center/privacy/

Social Media

AddThis helps publishers, brands and advertisers treat their customers personally and let them share the website.

To learn more about how addthis collect and use information for online advertising, please visit http://addthis.com/privacy

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

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

Google+ +1 button and social widgets (Google Inc.)

The Google+ +1 button and social widgets are services allowing interaction with the Google+ social network provided by Google Inc.

Personal Data collected: Cookies and Usage Data.

Place of processing: US – Privacy Policy

 

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.