INFORMATION WE COLLECT
General: When you register or request information from BDS, we will usually collect personally identifiable information from you that may include your name, age, address, e-mail address, and facts about your computers, your work, areas of interest, and similar information. If you apply for work with BDS online, we will collect more detailed information needed to evaluation your job application.
Website Usage Information: We automatically collect IP addresses and website usage information from you when you visit our site. This information helps us evaluate how our visitors use our site, including the number and frequency of visitors to each web page, and the length of their visits.
HOW WE USE INFORMATION COLLECTED
We may use information we collect in the following ways:
- For the purposes for which you specifically provided the information including, for example, to enable us to process, validate and verify requests for information or for job applications.
- To send you e-mail notifications about our new or existing products and services, newsletters to which you subscribe, special offers, or to otherwise contact you.
- To enhance existing features or develop new features, products and services.
- To provide aggregate information about our user base and usage patterns.
We may employ other companies and individuals to perform functions on our behalf. Examples include fulfilling orders, sending postal mail and e-mail, managing customer lists, analyzing data, providing marketing assistance, providing search results and links (including paid listings and links), processing credit card payments, and providing customer service. They have access to personal information needed to perform their functions, but may not use it for other purposes.
We may disclose and use personally identifiable information in special circumstances where it is necessary to enforce our conditions of use. We may also disclose or use your personal information when we, in good faith, believe that the law requires us to do so.
We use cookie technology. Cookies are alphanumeric identifiers that we transfer to your computer’s hard drive through your web browser to enable our systems to recognize your browser and to provide features to enhance your visit to our site.
Any personally identifiable information we collect about you will be stored in limited-access servers. We safeguard the data on these servers to protect your personally identifiable information from unauthorized use or disclosure.