Due to recent changes in law, all websites which operate across certain parts of the European Union are required to obtain explicit consent in connection with using or storing cookies (or similar technologies) on computers or mobile devices. This Policy provides you with clear and comprehensive information about the cookies we use and the purposes for using those cookies. To review the privacy policies that apply to users of our websites, please see our Privacy Statement.
For further information about this Policy, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that is stored on your internet browser or on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that can then be transferred from your computer’s hard drive to a third party.
First-party cookies: First-party cookies are those cookies set by a website that is being visited by the user at the time (e.g. cookies placed by this website).
Third-party cookies: Third-party cookies are those cookies that are set by a domain other than that of the website being visited by the user. If a user visits a website and another entity sets a cookie through that website, that cookie would be a third-party cookie.
Session cookies: These cookies allow website operators to link the actions of a user during a browser session. A browser session starts when a user opens the browser window and finishes when the user closes the browser window. Session cookies are created temporarily. Once a user closes a browser, all session cookies are deleted.
How to delete and block our cookies
For further information about deleting or blocking cookies, please visit: AboutCookies.org.
How to turn cookies off
The main internet browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings will typically be found in the 'options' or 'preferences' menu of your internet browser. In order to understand these settings, the following links may be helpful. Otherwise you should use the 'Help' option in your internet browser for more details.
- Cookie settings in Internet Explorer
- Cookie settings in Firefox
- Cookie settings in Chrome
- Cookie settings in Safari
What cookies do we use and why?
To find out about specific cookies we use on our websites, please see the list below.
The cookies we currently use or may use on our websites are categorized as follows:
- Strictly necessary
“Strictly Necessary” cookies let users navigate a website and use essential features (like secure areas and shopping baskets). Without these cookies, services a user requested from a website cannot be provided. Strictly necessary cookies do not gather any information about users that could be used for marketing or remembering where you have been on the internet.
We may use these strictly necessary cookies to:
- Identify you as being logged in to our websites;
- Make sure you connect to the right service on our websites when we make any changes to the way our websites work; and
- Route users to specific applications of a service.
Accepting strictly necessary cookies may be a condition of using our websites, so if you block or disable these cookies, we may not be able to guarantee your use of our websites or how the security on our websites will perform during your visit.
“Performance” cookies collect information about how you use our websites, e.g., which pages you visit and if you experience any errors while visiting our websites. Performance cookies do not collect any information that could personally identify you and are only used to help us improve how our websites work, understand what interests our users and measure how effective our advertising is.
We use performance cookies for:
- Web Analytics: To provide statistics on how our websites are used;
- Error Management: To help us improve our websites by measuring any errors that occur; and
- Testing Designs: To test different designs of our websites
Some of our performance cookies are managed for us by third parties. However, we do not allow any third parties to use performance cookies for any purpose other than those listed above.
By using our websites, you accept the use of performance cookies. Accepting these cookies is a condition of using our websites, so if you prevent block or disable these cookies, we cannot guarantee how our websites will perform for you.
"Functionality" cookies are used to provide services or to remember settings to improve your visit.
We use functionality cookies to:
- Remember settings you have applied, such as layout, text size, preferences and colors;
- Remember if we have already asked you if you want to fill in a survey or poll; and
- Show you when you are logged in to our websites.
Some of the functionality cookies are managed for us by third parties. We do not allow any third parties to use functionality cookies for any purpose other than those listed above.
"Targeting" cookies are cookies linked to services provided by third parties, such as “Like” buttons and “Share” buttons. The third party provides these services in return for recognizing that you have visited our websites.
We use targeting cookies to:
- Link to social networks like Facebook, who may subsequently use information about your visit to our websites to target advertising to you on other websites; and
- Provide advertising agencies with information on your visit to our websites so that they can present you with advertisements that you may be interested in.
You can control whether or not these cookies are used, but preventing them may stop us from being able to offer you some services or targeted advertising.
More Information about Cookies
Information about cookies
Useful information about cookies can be found at: AllAboutCookies.org.
Internet Advertising Bureau
A guide to behavioral advertising and online privacy has been produced by the internet advertising industry, which can be found at: YourOnlineChoices.eu
International Chamber of Commerce United Kingdom
Information on the ICC (UK) UK cookie guide can be found on the ICC website.
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:
First Party Cookies
This cookie is a ‘session cookie’ and tells us that you are actively using our site. This way we can always know, at any given time, how many users we have visiting.
These analytical cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our web site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the web site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the web site, where visitors have come to the web site from and the pages they visited.
The _qca cookie may use your “computer’s IP address, pixel code, referring HTTP location, current HTTP location, search string, time of the access, browser’s time, any searches made on the applicable website, and other statistics” in order to “analyze Log Data from different websites and combine it with other non Personally Identifiable Information to produce the Reports that are made available on the Quantcast.com Site, to enable web publishers and advertisers to deliver audience segments that are appropriate for their products or services.”
We use AdRoll to provide interest-based advertisements to show our ads on other websites. The technology to do this is made possible by cookies and as such we may place a so called “remarketing cookie” during your visit. The whole process is entirely anonymised. http://www.adroll.com/about/privacy
These cookies allow our marketing media agency to drive and analyse the performance of their traffic driving activity.
Third Party Cookies
Cookie Type - Duration
Some of our pages use AddThis (a tool for integrating various Social Media sites like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn etc) which may set a number of cookies on your computer.
Some Deltek website pages include code that sends a message to AppNexus (http://appnexus.com), which causes one or both of the cookies listed above to be set on a visitor’s computer. If the visitor then goes to another website that Biomet partners with for advertising purposes, a Biomet advertisement will be displayed for that visitor.
Tracking for Bizo anonymous business demographics data collection. See Bizo's cookie information and opt out procedure.
AdRoll uses technologies such as cookies and pixels to keep track of your activities on our website and our Advertiser’s websites, and to serve you more relevant advertisements. AdRoll and its third party partners use session cookies and persistent cookies to make it easier for you to navigate and enhance the experience of our site, and to monitor and evaluate our website’s operation and use. You can visit this page to opt out of AdRoll’s and their partners’ targeted advertising.
Most of the online advertisements on Microsoft sites and services are displayed by Microsoft Advertising. When we display online advertisements to you, we will place one or more cookies in order to recognize your computer when we display an ad to you. Over time, we may gather information from the sites where we serve ads and use the information to help provide more relevant ads.
Disqus uses several cookies to remember your Disqus login information and for you to be able to leave comments on this website.
You can learn more about the Disqus cookies by reading https://help.disqus.com/customer/portal/articles/466235-use-of-cookies and you can opt out from getting these cookies by following the instructions on this page https://help.disqus.com/customer/portal/articles/1657951-ad-training-settings.
Google advertising tracking cookie; used to guide selection of adverts seen by site visitors and to report on the effectiveness of those adverts. http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/
The cookies placed by the Eloqua server cannot access, read or modify any other data on a user's computer. Eloqua may link the information they store in cookies to any personally identifiable information you choose to submit on the Deltek web sites.
This is a Quantcast cookie and is associated to collecting site statistics. This cookie is used by the Issuu brochure and Slideshare slide viewing functionality that is on the site in order to collect statistics on their usage. You can opt of of Quantcast/Quantserve tracking.
These cookies are used to collect information based on a user’s interaction with Deltek’s site(s) and advert(s) for targeting and optimization. They also enable the ad server to target ads from Deltek to a device based on a user’s previous interaction with Deltek.
The cookies listed above are the cookies we use as of the date of this Policy. Future cookies used by our websites will be updated from time to time.