Privacy Policy

This site is administered by Krishna Innovative Software Pvt Ltd. (KIS), Mohali, India behalf of each local operating company.

Your Privacy on KIS site

The primary purpose of KIS site is to be a dynamic resource and business tool to help you learn more about KIS. We want you to feel secure when visiting our site and are committed to maintaining your privacy when doing so. This policy explains how any personal data we may collect from or about you through this site, will be processed and protected by KIS. By using our site you are consenting to KIS use of your data as described below.

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page.

What information do we gather?

KIS collects information at its sites in two ways:

We may collect and process the following information:

Information that you provide by filling in forms on our site. This includes registering to use the site, subscribing to services, newsletters and alerts, registering for a conference or requesting a white paper or further information. Pages that collect this type of information may provide further information as to why your data is needed and how it will be used. It is completely up to you whether you want to provide it.

If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.

We may ask you to complete surveys that we use for research purposes, although you do not have to respond to them.

Any postings, comments or other content that you upload or post to a KIS site.

Our site collects information about your computer, including (where available) your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration, to filter traffic, to look up user domains and to report statistics.

Details of your visits to our website and resources you access (including but not limited to, traffic data, location data, weblogs and other communication data). Please see the Cookies section below for more information.

When this information relates or identifies you, we will treat it as "personal data".

How do we use information that we collect from the site?

We use personal data to provide you with the information you request, process online job applications, and for other purposes which we would describe to you at the point where it is collected or which will be obvious to you. For example:

To fulfill your requests for white papers, case studies, newsletters or other content

For surveys or research questionnaires

To personalize your site experience

To contact you for marketing purposes where you have agreed to this.

We analyze your IP and browser information to determine what is most effective about our site, to help us identify ways to improve it and, eventually, determine how we can tailor our site to make it more effective. Please see the Cookies section below for more information.

Will we share your personal data with outside parties?

We will not sell personal data to third parties. We generally only share personal data with our contracted service providers and advisors. However, there will be other times when we need to share or disclose personal data you provide for a specific purpose, for example:

In the case of an event where we need to provide our caterer with meal preference information or we are running a joint event and have informed you that the data will be shared with our partners. But again, we will notify you as to why we are asking for specific information and it is completely up to you whether you want to provide it; We may need to disclose your personal data to third parties in the event that we sell or liquidate any part of our business or assets; We will share or disclose your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply our Terms of use; or to protect the rights, property, or safety of KIS, our clients or others.

What about sensitive personal data?

We do not generally seek to collect sensitive personal data through this site.

In the limited cases where we do seek to collect such data, we will do this in accordance with local data privacy law requirements. If you choose to provide us with unsolicited sensitive personal data, you consent to our using the data, subject to applicable law as described in this privacy policy. The term “sensitive personal data” refers to the various categories of personal data identified by applicable data privacy laws as requiring special treatment, including in some circumstances the need to obtain explicit consent. These categories may include personal identity numbers, racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious, philosophical or other similar beliefs, membership of a trade union or profession or trade association, physical or mental health, biometric or genetic data, sexual life, or criminal record (including information about suspected criminal activities).

What about data security?

We take appropriate steps to maintain the security of personal data collected via KIS’s site. You should understand that the open nature of the Internet is such that the information and personal data may flow over networks connecting you to our systems without security measures and may be accessed and used by people other than those for whom the data is intended.

Our site may, From time to time, contain links to and from the sites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these sites, please note that these sites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies or sites. Please see the Cookies section below for more information. Where will your personal data be processed? As a global organization, personal data we collect may be transferred internationally throughout KIS’s worldwide organization. We have internal policies in place to ensure an equivalent level of protection is in place across our organization.

Your rights

You are entitled to know whether we hold personal data about you and, if we do, to have access to that personal data and require it to be corrected if it is inaccurate. You can do this by using our Contact Us form.

You can exercise your right to prevent marketing communications to you by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your personal data. You can also exercise the right to discontinue marketing communications to you at any time by using our "Contact" form.

Cookies

By using our site you agree that we can place cookies on your device or computer.

What if I don’t want Cookies?

If you want to remove existing cookies from your device you can do this using your browser options. If you want to block future cookies being placed on your device you can change your browser settings to do this.

Please bear in mind that deleting or blocking cookies will have an impact on your user experience as parts of the site may no longer work. Unless you have adjusted your browser settings to block cookies, our system will issue cookies as soon as you visit our site, even if you have previously deleted our cookies.

Turning off cookies will also prevent any web beacons from tracking your user activity on our site. The web beacon will still account for an anonymous visit, but your unique information will not be recorded.

If you click on a KIS advert in a non-KIS site, a cookie may be used to log which site you are on to measure the effectiveness of our advertising.

Third party social media sites may log information about you, for example if you click our Twitter or Facebook "Like" button for a social media site while on our site. We do not control such sites or their activities. You may be able to find information about social media sites on the sites themselves. We recommend you read the terms of use and privacy policy of such sites before using them.

That's it in a nutshell. The short of it is-we are interested in maintaining your privacy and creating a valuable, robust site, with the best user experience possible.

If you have any questions now or during your visit, please contact us using our "Contact" form.

This privacy policy is effective Aug, 2012