Privacy

UET (United Electronic Technology AG) Commitment to Data Privacy Protection

Protecting the security and privacy of your personal data is important to UET (United Electronic Technology AG); therefore, we conduct our business in compliance with applicable laws on data privacy protection and data security. We hope the policy outlined below will help you understand what data UET (United Electronic Technology AG) may collect, how UET (United Electronic Technology AG) uses and safeguards that data and with whom we may share it.

Personal data

Through our Web sites, UET (United Electronic Technology AG) will not collect any personal data about you (e.g. your name, address, telephone number or e-mail address), unless you voluntarily choose to provide us with it (e.g. by registration, survey), respectively, provide your consent, or unless otherwise permitted by applicable laws and regulations for the protection of your personal data.

Purpose of Use

When you do provide us with personal data, we usually use it to respond to your inquiry, process your order or provide you access to specific information or offers. Also, to support our customer relationship with you:

  • we may store and process personal data and share it with our worldwide affiliates to better understand your business needs and how we can improve our products and services; or
  • we (or a third party on our behalf) may use personal data to contact you about an UET (United Electronic Technology AG) offer in support of your business needs or to conduct online surveys to understand better our customers’ needs.

If you choose not to have your personal data used to support our customer relationship (especially direct marketing or market research), we will respect your choice. We do not sell or otherwise market your personal data to third parties, except to UET (United Electronic Technology AG) affiliates.

Purpose Limitation

UET (United Electronic Technology AG) will collect, use or disclose personal data supplied by you online only for the purposes disclosed to you, unless the disclosure:

  • is a use of the personal data for any additional purpose that is directly related to the original purpose for which the personal data was collected,
  • is necessary to prepare, negotiate and perform a contract with you,
  • is required by law or the competent governmental or judicial authorities,
  • is necessary to establish or preserve a legal claim or defense,
  • is necessary to prevent fraud or other illegal activities, such as willful attacks on UET (United Electronic Technology AG) information technology systems.

Communications or Utilization Data

Through your use of telecommunications services to access our Web site, your communications data (e.g. Internet protocol address) or utilization data (e.g. information on the beginning, end and extent of each access, and information on the telecommunications services you accessed) are technically generated and could conceivably relate to personal data. To the extent that there is a compelling necessity, the collection, processing and use of your communications or utilization data will occur and will be performed in accordance with the applicable data privacy protection legal framework.

Non-Personal Data Collected Automatically

When you access our Web sites, we may automatically (i.e., not by registration) collect non-personal data (e.g. type of Internet browser and operating system used, domain name of the Web site from which you came, number of visits, average time spent on the site, pages viewed). We may use this data and share it with our worldwide affiliates to monitor the attractiveness of our Web sites and improve their performance or content.

Website-Tracking

GoogleAnalytics

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 and which facilitate analysis of your use of the website. The information generated by the cookie about your use of this website will normally be transmitted to and stored by Google on a server in the United States. If IP anonymisation is activated on this website, your IP address will, however, be abbreviated beforehand by Google within the area of Member States of the European Union or other parties to the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the entire IP address be transmitted to a Google server in the United States and abbreviated there. Google will use this information on behalf of the operator of this website for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity and providing the website operator with other services relating to website usage and internet usage. The IP address transmitted by your browser within the scope of Google Analytics will not be associated with any other data held by Google. You may prevent the storage of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser; please note, however, that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website.

You can find more information on Google’s use of your data at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html (German page) and  http://www.google.com/intl/en/analytics/privacyoverview.html.

Pardot

UET uses the Pardot Marketing Automation System (“Pardot MAS”), a special software for recording and evaluating the use of a website by website visitors and for sending newsletters. When you visit this website, the Pardot MAS captures your click path and creates an individual usage profile using a pseudonym. For this purpose, cookies are used, which allow the recognition of your browser. By using this website, you also agree to the use of Pardot cookies. However, you can disable the creation of pseudonymized user profiles at any time by configuring your internet browser so that cookies of the domain “pardot.com” are not accepted. However, this may result in certain limitations to the features and usability of our offering. In order to provide you with as interesting an offer or product information as possible, and if you actively consent to this, it is possible to combine your personal data with the data of a pseudonymized user profile via the cookies set, provided that: You provide personal data, for example by ordering a newsletter or filling out a form. You may object to this use of your personal data, such as name and address information, at any time in writing or by e-mail to office@uet-group.com. Newsletters sent with Pardot MAS contain so-called web beacons. These are the smallest graphics that allow you to analyze user behavior, such as opening and reading emails and clicking on links. This allows us to make our offered content more relevant and interesting for you.

“Cookies” – Information Stored Automatically on Your Computer

When you view one of our Web sites, we may store some data on your computer in the form of a “cookie” to automatically recognize your PC next time you visit. Cookies can help us in many ways, for example, by allowing us to tailor a Web site to better match your interests or to store your password to save you having to re-enter it each time. If you do not wish to receive cookies, please configure your Internet browser to erase all cookies from your computer’s hard drive, block all cookies or to receive a warning before a cookie is stored.

Children

UET (United Electronic Technology AG) will not knowingly collect personal data from children without insisting that they seek prior parental consent if required by applicable law. We will only use or disclose personal data about a child to the extent permitted by law, to seek parental consent pursuant to local law and regulations or to protect a child. The definition of “child” or “children” should take into account applicable laws as well as national and regional cultural customs.

Security

To protect your personal data against accidental or unlawful destruction, loss or alteration and against unauthorized disclosure or access, UET (United Electronic Technology AG) uses technical and organizational security measures. Links to Other Web Sites UET (United Electronic Technology AG) Web sites contain links to other Web sites. UET (United Electronic Technology AG) is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of other Web sites.

 

Questions?

UET (United Electronic Technology AG) will respond to reasonable requests to review your personal data and to correct, amend or delete any inaccuracies. If you have any questions or comments about the UET (United Electronic Technology AG) Data Privacy Protection, please click on “Contact” and inform us about your request. As the Internet matures, so will our Data Privacy Protection Policy. We will post changes to our Data Privacy Protection Policy on this page. Please check this page regularly to keep up-to-date.

Cookie Policy

Current EU legislation requires that all website operators must let users know if, when and how they are using cookies and that they obtain the user’s consent to the usage of cookies.

Please read this Cookie Policy carefully for more details about the cookies we place and the information we collect when you use our websites.

This Cookie Policy details in a comprehensive form how UET (United Electronic Technology AG) uses cookies on its websites.

Cookie consent

If you visit our websites, if your current browser settings accept cookies, and if you continue to use our websites, we generally consider this to constitute a consent in the UET (United Electronic Technology AG) use of cookies as described in this UET (United Electronic Technology AG) Cookie Policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are tiny little text files which are sent to and stored on your device (computer, laptop, smartphone, tablet) by the website you visit. Cookies are stored in your browser´s file directory. Your browser sends these cookies back to the website every time you revisit the same site so it can recognize your device and improve your experience on each subsequent visit.

If you want to learn more about cookies and how they work, please see www.allaboutcookies.orgor www.youronlinechoices.eu.

What different types of cookies are there?

Cookies are typically divided into the following categories:

First-party cookies: first-party cookies are such cookies that are set by the website which is being visited by the user, i.e. cookies placed by UET (United Electronic Technology AG) when you visit an UET (United Electronic Technology AG) website.

Third-party cookies: third-party cookies are cookies which are placed by a domain other than the website which is being visited by the user.

Session cookies: session cookies are only active during a browser session. They allow to link the actions of a user during a browser session. Session cookies expire when you close the browser or shortly thereafter.

Persistent cookies: persistent cookies have longer expiration dates which exceed the duration of a browser session. They are activated each time the user revisits the website that created the cookie. They remain on a user´s device for the period of time specified in the cookie. Typical expiration dates for persistent cookies can range from a couple of days to a couple of years.

Which categories of cookies are used for what purposes by UET (United Electronic Technology AG)?

UET (United Electronic Technology AG) uses session cookies and persistent cookies as well as first-party cookies and third-party cookies.

At UET (United Electronic Technology AG) domains, we employ cookies to generally offer you the best possible user experience, i.e. by remembering your visits to our websites as well as your site preferences and by letting you navigate efficiently between different website pages.

UET (United Electronic Technology AG) uses the following categories of cookies for the following purposes:

  • Strictly necessary cookies: UET (United Electronic Technology AG) serves cookies that are essential for running UET (United Electronic Technology AG) websites and for making the sites work properly; without these cookies, affected features on UET (United Electronic Technology AG) websites cannot be provided at all. Strictly necessary cookies are typically needed for features like access to secure areas and for shopping baskets.
  • Performance / Analytics:UET (United Electronic Technology AG) collects information about how you use the website, e.g. which pages you visit most often and which errors you experience. This analytical profiling helps us to measure how effective the offered content is and to determine how the website performance could be improved.
  • Functionality & Preferences:UET (United Electronic Technology AG) uses cookies to remember your choices and preferences, i.e. language and communication preferences, layout settings etc.
  • Authentication:UET (United Electronic Technology AG) uses cookies to recognize you if you are logged on to UET (United Electronic Technology AG), i.e. under www.myUET (United Electronic Technology AG).com.
  • Security:UET (United Electronic Technology AG) uses cookies to support or enable security features and to help detect malicious activity.

How can I withdraw my cookie consent and change my cookie settings?

You can withdraw your cookie consent at any time. In order to do so, you will need to disable / delete your cookies.

Please note that if you do not accept cookies you will still be able to browse our UET (United Electronic Technology AG) site, but certain parts and functionalities of UET (United Electronic Technology AG) websites may not work properly without cookies.

Your internet browser allows you to change your cookie settings. Such browser settings for cookies are typically found in the “options”, “tools” or “preferences” menu of your internet browser. You may also consult the browser´s “help” menu. Different browsers may use different mechanisms to disable cookies.

Please consult the below links for more details on how to manage your cookie settings:

For further information about the deletion or blocking of cookies, please consult:

 

Cookie Overview

Cookie-Name Provider Duration Purpose/Description
Technology
_icl_current_language uet-group.com 1 day This cookie is associated with a WordPress multilingual plug-in from WPML. It stores a language value for the website.
_ga stockdio.com 2 year This cookie is needed to properly depict the stock price chart and distinguish users.
_gat stockdio.com 1 day This cookie is needed to properly depict the stock price chart and distinguish users.
_gid stockdio.com 1 day This cookie is needed to properly depict the stock price chart and distinguish users.
Marketing
pardot pi.pardot.com Session Pardot is a Salesforce software module for capturing and evaluating usage by website visitors.
pardot go.uet-group.com Session Pardot is a Salesforce software module for capturing and evaluating usage by website visitors.
visitor_id# go.uet-group.com 10 years The visitor_id cookie contains the name “visitor_id” and the individual identifier for your account derived from the tracking code on the website. The stored value is the individual ID for the visitor. This cookie is set by a third party: Pardot.
visitor_id#-hash go.uet-group.com 10 years This cookie is used to identify visitors anonymously using the Pardot tracking code (Marketing Automation). Pardot cookies do not store any personal data, only a unique identifier.

 

Questions?

If you have questions with respect to our UET (United Electronic Technology AG) Cookie Policy, please feel free to contact us under office@uet-group.com or at

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