This Privacy Statement

Your privacy is important to us. CISCO is committed to protecting personal information that you provide to us via our website. Please read this Privacy Statement carefully as it explains what information CISCO collects about you and how we use your information, including the circumstances where we may provide it to third parties. Also, please read the separate Copyright/Disclaimers terms and conditions applicable to our website.

The Information We Collect and What We Do with It

To assist us in delivering products and/or services to you, we will collect information about you and/or your computer when you browse our website.

We will use the information which we collect to help us to improve the usefulness and effectiveness of our website, and to personalize your experience on our website, to help you log on in future and to continue to use our website. By knowing your preferences we can deliver relevant information that meets your needs and ensure that your visit to our site is quick, easy and productive.

2 We may use your IP address to conduct analyses of user traffic, to help diagnose problems with our server, administer our website, or enable selected third parties to provide us with information on the companies visiting our site.

If you are an existing customer, we may use your email address to respond to inquiries and to provide you with information that may be of interest to you, relating to products similar to those you use or have used in the past, at your request. Every email you receive from us will contain simple instructions for removing yourself from the list or changing your profile. On request, CISCO is also pleased to provide existing customers and other interested parties with information detailing the full range of CISCO's products and/or services.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

We may need to provide your personal information to third parties who help us maintain, administer or develop our website. If so, that information is only given to those third parties for that limited purpose.

From time-to-time, CISCO may pass your personal information to selected third parties who help us provide you with the products and/or services available on our website that may be of interest to you. Such third parties will not use your personal information for any other purpose. If you do not wish to permit such third party use, you should follow the procedure set out in the cookies area below to deactivate third party cookies.

If we do disclose personal information to third parties, we will only do so to third parties we are confident have measures to protect your personal information in a manner consistent with all applicable laws.

Your Consent

By utilizing the CISCO website, you acknowledge and agree that, in the course of registering and using our website and any products and/or services offered via our website, certain personal information about you will be captured electronically or otherwise and transmitted to CISCO, and potentially to any third parties as set out above.

By using our website, you expressly agree to the collection and use of your personal information as set out above for the purposes set out in this Privacy Statement.

Our Responsibilities - How CISCO Protects User Information

CISCO respects the privacy of our customers and business partners and is committed to complying with all laws relating to the protection of personal data. CISCO has adopted Principles of Privacy and Data Protection that apply to all of our operations and protect the rights of customers in compliance with all laws relating to the protection of personal information.

To prevent unauthorized access, we follow appropriate security procedures in the storage and disclosure of the personal information you have given to us.

Certain areas of our website are password protected. You can help to preserve your privacy by never sharing your password with anyone else.

What are 'Cookies' and how do we use them?

A cookie is a piece of information that is stored on your computer's hard drive by your web browser. The information stored will make your usage of our website easier and faster because it allows you to use our website without having to re-enter information on each visit.

Cookies also maintain the visitor's identity while at our website so you need only log in once. Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but usually you can alter the settings of your browser to prevent automatic acceptance.

We may conduct analyses of user traffic through the use of IP addresses and cookies. We also use cookies when you request personalized information, so that we can provide you with more tailored information when you return to our website. We do not use cookies to store any personal information for any promotional or marketing purposes.

Privacy Policy Changes

CISCO reserves the right to add to or change the terms of this Privacy Statement at our sole discretion, without prior notice to you. If we change this Privacy Statement, we will post the new Privacy Statement on our website, and it will become effective from the time of posting to our website. Please visit this Privacy Statement on a regular basis to ensure you have read the latest version and you understand what we do with your personal information. Whenever possible, we will give you notice of any changes prior to their implementation. Your continued use of our website following the posting of changes to these terms means that you consent to those changes.

This version of the Privacy Statement is effective as of Jan 1, 2014.


If you have questions or comments regarding CISCO's data privacy policies, please contact us

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