GTISC has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. The following statement discloses the information gathering and dissemination practices for this Web site, as well as our philosophy and practices with respect to personal information.
As an organization, we want to give you the comfort and confidence you need to fully participate in our service. Toward that end, we have identified the following points as critical to maintaining our internet site.
- Adequate notice of our practices with respect to personal information.
- Choices about how the personally identifiable information that you provide us may be used.
- Protection of personally identifiable information from loss, misuse and unauthorized alteration.
Notice with respect to information practices.
To maximize the value of our services, we may request information from you when you visit our Web site or use our services. When we collect information from you, we'll tell you what is being collected, how it is collected, by whom it is being collected, why it is being collected and to whom it may be disclosed. We identify the information that is necessary to fulfill your request. Whenever we ask for additional or optional information, we identify those fields appropriately so that you know what is required to provide the requested service.
When you register, we request certain personally identifiable information, including your name, address, phone number, and e-mail address. We will never share this information with third parties.
Web Site Usage Data
Our web site keeps track of usage data, such as the source address that a page request is coming from, as well as the IP address or domain name, the date and time of the page request, the referring Web site (if any) and other parameters in the URL. We use this data to better understand Web site usage in the aggregate so that we know what areas of our Web site users prefer. We may also use this information to track purchases of goods and services to a particular referral source for payment of commissions. This log information is not linked to personally identifiable information gathered elsewhere on the site.
Required and Optional Information Fields
We identify the information that is necessary to fulfill your request. Whenever we ask for additional or optional information, we identify those fields appropriately so that you know what is required to provide the requested service.
Data Collection from Children
Because we provide services exclusively to businesses, our products & services are not designed to appeal to children. Therefore, we do not knowingly attempt to solicit or receive any information from children.
If we plan to make significant changes to any of our privacy policies or practices with respect to how we use personally identifiable information, we'll post those changes to the GTISC Web site 30 days before they take effect.
In some cases we may be required to disclose certain information to comply with a legal process, such as a court order, subpoena or search warrant.
Protection of personal information from loss, misuse and unauthorized alteration
We employ industry recognized security safeguards to help protect the personal information that you have provided to us from loss, misuse and unauthorized alteration
We work to protect personally identifiable information stored on the site's servers from unauthorized access using industry standard computer security products, such as firewalls, as well as carefully developed security procedures and practices.. We review the adequacy of our security measures on a regular basis.
From time to time, we may conduct surveys on our site. Participation in these surveys may include asking you for contact information, preferences, or other information. This information may be used to conduct research, improve our offerings, or award prizes. We may also ask for more specific demographic information such as age or gender to better understand who uses our site and to make the site more useful for you. Our contests may be conducted jointly with certain of our business partners, and certain of the information provided may be shared with those business partners. The contest rules will identify how the information that you supply will be used in each case.