Africa Data Centres is committed to protecting your privacy and being transparent abouthow we use your data. This notice sets out the basis on which we collect and process yourpersonal data through your use of our website, registration for events and/or signing up fornewsletters and other marketing activities online.
Africa Data Centres is the controller responsible for yourpersonal data (referred to as “we”, “us”, “our” or “Africa Data Centre” in this privacynotice). We are registered with the UK Information Commissioner’s Office. Our registeredoffice is at 6 New Street Square, London, EC4A 3BF, England. If you have any questionsabout this privacy notice, the use of your personal information or your dealings with ourwebsite you can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The information we collect depends on your interactions withAfrica Data Centres and the choices you make with us, including your privacy settings.The information we collect can include the following:
Personal information is information that identifies you as an individual or relates to anidentifiable individual, including: name, title, company name, job title, postal address,telephone number or email address. If you submit any Personal Informationon behalf of other people then you must have their permission to do so in accordance with this PrivacyPolicy.
Other Information is any information that does not reveal your specific identity or does notdirectly relate to an identifiable individual. This might include, for instance, browser anddevice information, information collected through cookies, pixel tags and othertechnologies, demographic information and other information provided by you oraggregated information.
We collect information about your imprecise location which includes, for example, alocation derived from your IP address or data that indicates where you are located with lessprecision, such as at a city or postal code level. Your IP address is a number that isautomatically assigned to the computer that you are using by your Internet Service Provider(ISP). Collecting IP addresses is standard practice and is done automatically by manywebsites, applications and other services.
We may collect information from you in a variety of ways including:
It is possible to switch off cookies by setting your browsers preferences. Turning cookies ofmay result in a loss of functionality when using our website.
Please review our Cookies Policy for more information.
Africa Data Centres web pages may contain electronic images known as web beacons (alsocalled single-pixel gifs) that we use to help deliver cookies on our websites, count users whohave visited those websites and deliver co-branded products. We also include web beaconsin our promotional email messages or newsletters to determine whether you open and acton them.
Data protection law in the UK allows us to collect, use, store and transfer personalinformation if we have one or more of the following purposes for doing so:
Below are the ways we will use your personal data to fulfil your contract and/or for our legitimate interests:
We may use your information to:
We will not sell or rent your information to third parties.
We will not share your information with third parties for their marketing purposes.
Third Party Service Providers working on our behalf:We share personal data among Africa Data Centres-controlled affiliates and subsidiaries. Wealso share personal data with vendors or agents working on our behalf for the purposesdescribed in this statement. For example, companies we’ve hired to provide customerservice support or assist in data cleansing may need access to personal data to providethose functions.We require all third parties engaged by us to respect the security of yourpersonal data and to treat it in accordance with the law. Such third parties are only allowedto process your personal data in accordance with our instructions, and not for their own purposes.
For requests to access or delete your personal information, contact Africa Data Centresby emailing email@example.com.We will respond to your request within 30 days.
You have a choice about whether or not you wish to receive information from us. If youdo not want to receive direct marketing communications from us about the company orour products and services, then you can select your choice by ticking the relevant boxes situatedon the form on which we collect your information.
If you receive promotional emails from us and have not agreed to this you can notify us byfollowing the directions in that message (e.g. unsubscribe option in the footer).This option does not apply to mandatory service communications that are part of certainAfrica Data Centres services, or to surveys or other informational communications that have their ownunsubscribe method.
The data that we collect from you may be transferred to and stored at a destination outsidethe European Economic Area (“EEA”) to work with members of the Africa Data Centres and third parties,who we use to help us carry out the purposes referred to above or to comply with a legal duty.
Whenever we transfer your personal data out of the EEA, we will make sure an adequatelevel of protection is afforded to it by use of contract clauses with recipients which meanthey must protect your personal data with the same level of protection as it has in the EEA.
We will hold your personal information on our systems for as long as is necessary for therelevant activity, or as long as is set out in any relevant contract you hold with us. Thereafterwe may keep it for longer in order to respond to any questions or complaints and tomaintain necessary records to satisfy legal, accounting or reporting requirements. We mayalso keep your data for research or statistical purposes.
You have the right to access, correct or request erasure of your personal data and torequest the transfer of the data to you or a third party. You may object to the processing ofyour data where we are relying on a legitimate interest and may ask us to restrict itprocessing. Where we are relying on your consent to the processing (such as directmarketing) you may withdraw your consent at any time.
We may need to request specific information from you to help us confirm your identity andensure your right to access your personal data (or to exercise any of your other rights). Thisis a security measure to ensure that personal data is not disclosed to any person who has noright to receive it. We may also contact you to ask you for further information in relation toyour request to speed up our response.
You have the right to make a complaint at any time to the Information Commissioner’sOffice (ICO), the UK supervisory authority for data protection issues (www.ico.org.uk).However, we would appreciate the chance to deal with any concerns you may have beforeyou approach the ICO so please contact us in the first instance.
If you have any questions or require any more information, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org
Cookies are small pieces of text sent to your web browser by a website you visit. A cookie file is stored in your web browser and allows the Service or a third-party to recognise you and make your next visit easier and the Service more useful to you.
Cookies can be “persistent” or “session” cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.
When you use and access the Service, we may place a number of cookies files in your web browser.
We use both session and persistent cookies on the Service and we use different types of cookies to run the Service:
These cookies are essential for the operation of our website. They make it possible for you to browse and use our website. If you disable these cookies, the website will not function correctly.
These cookies are used to recognise and remember your preferences. For example, functionality cookies may use information, such as your location, to make sure that you arrive at a version of our Site that is specific to your city or region.
This site uses Google Analytics and Hotjar which are the most widespread and trusted analytics solutions on the web for helping us to understand how you use the site and ways that we can improve your experience. These cookies may track things such as how long you spend on the site and the pages that you visit so we can continue to produce engaging content.
These cookies may be set through our site by our advertising partners. They may be used by those companies to build a profile of your interests and show you relevant advertisements on other sites. If you do not allow these cookies, you will experience less targeted advertising. These cookies do not directly store personal information, but are based on uniquely identifying your browser and internet device.
Below we list the different types of cookies that may be used on our websites. To the extent any Personal Information collected through cookies, the Privacy Notice above applies and compliments this Cookies Policy.
Description of Purpose
These cookies are set by Google Analytics. They are used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the Sites' analytics reports. For more information, visit http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners
You can opt-out to the creation of a user profile, Hotjar’s storing of data about your usage of our site and Hotjar’s use of tracking cookies on other websites by following this opt-out link.
This cookie is set by Marketo. This allows a website to track visitor behaviour on the sites on which the cookie is installed and to link a visitor to the recipient of an email marketing campaign, to measure campaign effectiveness. Tracking is performed anonymously until a user identifies himself by submitting a form. For more information, please visit https://documents.marketo.com/legal/privacy/
These cookies enable behavioural advertising and analytics on the Google AdWords platform. For more information visit http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/partners
These cookies and tracking pixels enable behavioural advertising and analytics by Facebook. For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/policies/cookies/
These cookies enable behavioural advertising and analytics by LinkedIn. For more information visit https://www.linkedin.com/legal/privacy-policy
These cookies enable behavioural advertising and analytics by Twitter. For more information visit https://twitter.com/en/privacy
Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or refuse to accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features we offer, you may not be able to store your preferences, and some of our pages might not display properly.
You can learn more about cookies at the following websites:
If you have any questions about this Cookies Policy, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this website, please contact us at email@example.com.