Cloud Genic

Cookie Policy

Policy on the use of cookies and similar technologies

This policy refers to cookies and similar technologies used, as the case may be, in the websites and applications operated by CloudGenic Network (hereinafter referred to "CloudGenic Network", "we", "us").

Cookies are used for the following purposes:

- for the operation of the site.

- for the analysis of the behavior of site visitors.

- for advertising.

This policy is supplemented by the CloudGenic Network general GDPR Policy and the Terms of Service of the site, which we encourage you to read, including additional useful information, including regarding the CloudGenic Network data protection officer, all purposes of the data processing by CloudGenic Network, your rights, exceptions and limitations thereof, etc.

Proper protection of personal data is an important goal for the CloudGenic Network. Our desire is to be as clear and transparent as possible about CloudGenic Network's approach in this area. For any questions, please contact us at [email protected] .

What are cookies?

A cookie is a small file, consisting of letters and numbers, that will be stored on a computer, mobile terminal, or other equipment of a user accessing the Internet. The cookie is installed by the request made by the user's terminal to an CloudGenic Network server or to a third party server.

What are cookies used for?

These files mainly make it possible to recognize the user's terminal and present the content in a relevant way, adapted to the user's preferences.

Cookies provide users with a pleasant browsing experience and support CloudGenic Network's efforts to provide more user-friendly services, eg: - online privacy preferences, shopping cart or relevant advertising. 

They are also used in the preparation of aggregate anonymous statistics that help us understand how a user benefits from our web pages, allowing us to improve their structure and content, without allowing the user to be personally identified.

What cookies do we use?

We use two types of cookies: per session and fixed. Per session cookies are temporary files that remain in the user's terminal until the end of the session or the application is closed.

Fixed cookies remain on the user's terminal for a period determined by the cookie parameters or until they are manually deleted by the user.

How are cookies used by this site?

A visit to this site may place the following types of cookies:

- cookies strictly necessary for the operation of the site

- analysis

- cookies cookies for advertising

Cookies and / or similar technologies strictly necessary are essential for the proper functioning of site, being set on your device when accessing the site or following actions performed on the site, as appropriate. You can set your browser to block cookies, but in this case certain sections of the site will not work properly.

The other categories of cookies have the role indicated in section "Useful links and additional information" .

Do cookies or similar technologies contain personal data?

Cookies or similar technologies do not in themselves require personal information to be used and, in many cases, do not personally identify internet users. However, there are situations when personal data can be collected by using cookies to facilitate certain functionalities for the user or to offer the user an experience more adapted to his preferences. Such data is encrypted in a way that makes it impossible for unauthorized persons to access it.

What are similar technologies?

There are other technologies that can be used for the same purposes as cookies.

Block cookies

If you wish to block cookies, some features of the site will be disabled, and this may lead to certain malfunctions or errors in the use of our site. For example, blocking cookies may prevent you from:

- shopping online

- logging in to your account

If you agree to these restrictions and wish to block cookies, please follow the instructions below:

Most browsers are set to accept cookies by default, but you can change the settings to block some or all cookies.

You can find the step by step guide of blocking cookies on this site.

The above links do not belong to CloudGenic Network sites and CloudGenic Network is not responsible for their content.

Administering cookie placement preferences

In general, an application used to access web pages allows you to save cookies and / or similar technologies on the terminal by default. They are stored for the periods described in the table in section "Useful links and additional information" below. These settings can be changed so that the automatic administration of cookies is blocked by the web browser or the user is informed every time cookies are sent to his terminal.

Detailed information on the possibilities and ways of managing cookies can be found in the settings area of ​​the application (web browser). Limiting the use of cookies may affect certain functionalities of the website.

Why are cookies and / or similar technologies important for the Internet?

Cookies and / or similar technologies are central to the efficient operation of the Internet, helping to generate a friendly browsing experience tailored to the preferences and interests of each user. Refusing or disabling cookies may make some sites or parts of sites impossible to use.

Disabling cookies does not mean that you will no longer receive online advertising in compliance with the law - but only that it will no longer be able to take into account your preferences and interests, highlighted by your browsing behavior.

Examples of important uses of cookies (which do not require a user to authenticate through an account):

- content and services tailored to user preferences - product and service categories.

- offers tailored to users' interests.

- remembering passwords.

- remembering child protection filters on Internet content (family mode options, safe search functions)..

- offers tailored to users' interests.

- remembering passwords.

- limit the frequency of ad serving - limit the number of impressions of an ad for a specific user on a site.

- providing user-relevant advertising.

- measuring, optimizing and adapting analysis features - such as confirming a certain level of traffic to a website, what type of content is viewed and how a user gets to a website (eg through search engines, directly from other websites etc.). Websites carry out these analyzes regarding their use to improve their services for the benefit of users.

Security and privacy issues

In general, browsers have integrated privacy settings that provide different levels of acceptance of cookies, validity period and automatic deletion after the user has visited a particular site.

Other security issues related to cookies:

- customize your browser settings for cookies to reflect a comfortable level of security for you to use cookies.

- if you are the only person using your computer, you can set long expiration dates for storing your browsing history and personal access data if you wish.

- if you share access to your computer, you can consider setting your browser to clear individual browsing data each time you close your browser. This is a way to access the sites that place cookies and to delete any visit information at the end of the browsing session.

Useful links and additional information

If you want to know more about cookies and what they are used for, we recommend the following links:

Microsoft Cookies guide

All About Cookies