For the purpose of applicable data protection legislation (including but not limited to the General Data Protection Regulation 2018) the company responsible for your personal data is Sonix Software LTD.
At a glance
What kind of personal data do we
collect and how is it processed?
The data subject may, at any time, prevent the setting of cookies through our website by means of a corresponding setting of the Internet browser used, and may thus permanently deny the setting of cookies. Furthermore, already set cookies may be deleted at any time via an Internet browser or other software programs. This is possible in all popular Internet browsers. If the data subject deactivates the setting of cookies in the Internet browser used, not all functions of our website may be entirely usable.
TYPES OF COOKIES
The following types of cookies may be used when you visit the Site:
Advertising cookies are placed on your computer by advertisers and ad servers in order to display advertisements that are most likely to be of interest to you. These cookies allow advertisers and ad servers to gather information about your visits to the Site and other websites, alternate the ads sent to a specific computer, and track how often an ad has been viewed and by whom. These cookies are linked to a computer and do not gather any personal information about you.
Analytics cookies monitor how users reached the Site, and how they interact with and move around once on the Site. These cookies let us know what features on the Site are working the best and what features on the Site can be improved.
Our cookies are “first-party cookies”, and can be either permanent or temporary. These are necessary cookies, without which the Site won't work properly or be able to provide certain features and functionalities. Some of these may be manually disabled in your browser, but may affect the functionality of the Site.
Personalization cookies are used to recognize repeat visitors to the Site. We use these cookies to record your browsing history, the pages you have visited, and your settings and preferences each time you visit the Site.
Security cookies help identify and prevent security risks. We use these cookies to authenticate users and protect user data from unauthorized parties.
Site Management Cookies
Site management cookies are used to maintain your identity or session on the Site so that you are not logged off unexpectedly, and any information you enter is retained from page to page. These cookies cannot be turned off individually, but you can disable all cookies in your browser.
Third-party cookies may be place on your computer when you visit the Site by companies that run certain services we offer. These cookies allow the third parties to gather and track certain information about you. These cookies can be manually disabled in your browser.
CONTROL OF COOKIES
Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default. However, you can remove or reject cookies in your browser’s settings. Please be aware that such action could affect the availability and functionality of the Site.
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OTHER TRACKING TECHNOLOGIES
In addition to cookies, we may use web beacons, pixel tags, and other tracking technologies on the Site to help customize the Site and improve your experience. A “web beacon” or “pixel tag” is tiny object or image embedded in a web page or email. They are used to track the number of users who have visited particular pages and viewed emails, and acquire other statistical data. They collect only a limited set of data, such as a cookie number, time and date of page or email view, and a description of the page or email on which they reside. Web beacons and pixel tags cannot be declined. However, you can limit their use by controlling the cookies that interact with them.
If you are a Sonix Software LTD customer, we need to collect and use information about you, or individuals at your organisation, in the course of providing you with Managed Services or hardware sales support. Our CRM records are retained within security protected storage environments with appropriate user controls to prevent unauthorised access
We hold your personal data in respect of your work contact details including:
' Job title
' Work telephone and email address
The processing applied to this data is either as part of the performance of a contract or due to an individual being party to the performance of contract is necessary and therefore supported by the consent provided by our contractual dealings with clients.
Sonix Software LTD retain a legitimate interest for the retention of commercial contact data if we have historically provided quotations to an organisation via a specified individual.
To the extent that you access our website we will also collect certain data from you. If you would like more information about this, please review our Cookies Policy.
Should we be required to process additional information for the purposes of Managed Services this will be in response to specific instructions covered by a defined scope of works and subject to this policy.
Sonix Software LTD may send marketing emails to those within our CRM about offers, products or new services. All such communications will be compliant with the GDPR and Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 (PECR) and provide unsubscribe options for those who do not wish to receive such communications but still receive ongoing service and sales support from Sonix Software LTD.
We need a small amount of information from our Suppliers to ensure that things run smoothly. We need contact details of relevant individuals at your organisation so that we can communicate with you. We also need other information such as your bank details so that we can pay for the services you provide (if this is part of the contractual arrangements between us) however as these are related to the businesses we trade with they are not considered as personal data.
We hold your personal data in respect of your work contact details including:
' Job title
' Work telephone and email address
The processing applied to this data if part of the performance of a contract or as you are party to the performance of contract is necessary and therefore supported by the consent provided by our contractual dealings with clients.
When accessing our website, we will learn certain information about you during your visit. How we will handle information we learned about you depends upon what you do when visiting our site.
If you visit our site to read or download information on our pages, we collect and store only the following information about you:
' The name of the domain from which you access the Internet.
' The date and time you access our site.
' The Internet address of the website you used to link directly to our site.
For site security purposes and to ensure that this service remains available to all users, we use software programs to monitor network traffic to identify unauthorised attempts to upload or change information, or otherwise cause damage.
Information about you.
We do not collect personally identifiable information about individuals who visit our site except when the information is specifically provided on a voluntary basis. If you identify yourself by sending us an e-mail containing personal information, then the information collected will be solely used to respond to your message.
We may contact you regarding our products or related services. Our customers may receive information from us regarding special events, press releases, news of complementary products from our strategic partners, and/or product-specific technical information including security bulletins and notifications of upgrades.
Keeping Personal Information Secure
Sonix Software LTD use appropriate technical, administrative and physical procedures to safeguard your personal information and prevent unauthorised access or disclosure.
Links to Non-Sonix Software LTD Websites.
Sonix Software LTD does not target its website to children under the age of 13 and does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. In the event Sonix Software LTD determines that a person with respect to whom it has collected personally identifiable information is under the age of 13, Sonix Software LTD will promptly delete or destroy that information.
Sites covered by this Privacy Statement.
This Privacy Statement applies to all Sonix Software LTD-owned websites and domains and the websites and domains of Sonix Software LTD's wholly owned subsidiaries.
Sonix Software LTD reserve the right to change this policy at any time. Any changes to the Policy will be posted on our website. This statement and the policies outlined here are not intended to and do not create any contractual or other legal rights in or on behalf of any party.
Your personal data?
How do we collect your personal data?
There are two main ways in which we collect your personal data:
' Directly from you; and
' From your employer with whom we hold formal contractual agreements for the processing of personal data to support the provision of Software, Support, Managed Services or Sales Support activity
Who do we share your personal data with?
If you are an Sonix Software LTD customer, we need to collect and use information about you, or individuals at your organisation, in the course of providing you with:
' Managed Services provision
' Sales Support activity
' Or assisting another organisation in support of our overall provision of services
Our supply chain is risk assessed and we hold suitable due diligence information on file for each member of our supply chain to provide an assurance of their ability to effectively process personal data and ensure it remains secure and not disclosed to unauthorised resource or unnecessarily processed.
Sonix Software LTD collect limited data on behalf of our supply chain and uses this for the purposes of procuring products and services from them to support our business and its internal administration and external customer facing obligations and commitments.
This data and it's processing is limited to the contractual agreements we hold with our suppliers and is not processed in any other way that the servicing of our relationship and the provision of your services either directly or indirectly to us or our client base.
Any personal data provided to our supply chain the fulfilment of our customer facing obligations must be used only for the purpose it has been provided and must not be retained for use and processing by the supply once such activities has been completed.
Safeguarding Personal Data
Sonix Software LTD operate robust and effective security measures to protect our commercial data from unauthorised access, manipulation or denial.
All contact details for customers sit within our CRM database which is hosted within our secure data processing network. Sonix Software LTD only use class leading service providers and have layered security mechanisms for user access, permissions and device management.
Our information security risk management is aligned within ISO27001 and we are seeking certification to this standard to place increased verification on our security planning and management.
How long do we keep your personal data for?
We consider the retention of commercial to be relevant and of legitimate interest to both parties and therefore such data will be retained on file until such time consent is withdrawn. Sonix Software LTD will undertake necessary steps to ensure that the data remains accurate and will contact you to verify the validity of the data we hold
Even if we already hold your personal data, you still have various rights in relation to it. To get in touch about these, please contact us . We will seek to deal with your request without undue delay, and in any event in accordance with the requirements of any applicable laws. Please note that we may keep a record of your communications to help us resolve any issues which you raise.
Right to object ' If we are using your data because we deem it necessary for our legitimate interests to do so, and you do not agree, you have the right to object. We will respond to your request within 30 days (although we may be allowed to extend this period in certain cases upon notification to the data subject). Generally, we will only disagree with you if certain limited conditions apply.
Right to withdraw consent ' Where we have obtained your consent to process your personal data for certain activities or consent to market to you, you may withdraw your consent at any time subject to the contractual agreement covering the processing. As an individual data subject our processing of your data will be limited to those actions relating to existing contractual agreements or under our legitimate interest of providing goods and services to you
Data Subject Access Requests (DSAR) ' Just so it's clear, you have the right to ask us to confirm what information we hold about you at any time, and you may ask us to modify, update or delete such information. At this point we may comply with your request or, additionally do one of the following:
' We may ask you to verify your identity, or ask for more information about your request; and
' Where we are legally permitted to do so, we may decline your request, but we will explain why if we do so
Right to erasure ' In certain situations (for example, where we have processed your data unlawfully), you have the right to request us to 'erase' your personal data. We will respond to your request within 30 days (although we may be allowed to extend this period in certain cases) and will only disagree with you if certain limited conditions apply.
If we do agree to your request, we will delete your data but will generally assume that you would prefer us to keep a note of your name on our register of individuals who would prefer not to be contacted. That way, we will minimise the chances of you being contacted in the future where your data are collected in unconnected circumstances. If you would prefer us not to do this, you are free to say so.
Right of rectification ' If the data we hold on you is incorrect you have the right to notify us and we shall update our records accordingly to ensure that they remain valid. Sonix Software LTD shall reasonable steps to maintain the accuracy of our data sets in order to continue to provide you with industry leading service however sometimes details alter and we shall make every effort to maintain accurate records.
Right of data portability ' If you wish, you have the right to transfer your data from us to another data controller. We will help with this ' either by directly transferring your data for you, or by providing you with a copy in a commonly used machine-readable format.
Right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority (the ICO) ' You also have the right to lodge a complaint with the ICO.
If your interests or requirements change, you can unsubscribe from part or all of our marketing content (for example job role emails or Sonix Software LTD newsletters) by clicking the unsubscribe link in the email, or by updating your preferences through our preference centre on the Sonix Software LTD website (by signing into your account or entering your email address).
Sonix Software LTD will only store your data within the United Kingdom and will not transfer your data internationally.