Innovative Business Technologies, Inc. (IBT) recognizes the importance of protecting your personal information and is committed to safeguarding your privacy online.
You may be asked for your name, e-mail address, phone number and address (‘Personal Information’) when completing forms. By submitting this information, you agree to receive contact from an IBT representative to discuss products and services that we offer.
We may use your IP address to help identify you and your navigation history on our site. This helps us see which parts of our site users are visiting.
When you submit personal information, it is kept in a secure database to ensure that is not subject to any unauthorized data usage.
Use of Personal Information
Certain Third Parties: We do not disclose your personal information such as name, address, telephone number to third parties, except to certain third parties when working with IBT:
- Channel partners (such as distributors and resellers of IBT services)
- Other contractors providing services on our behalf
In some cases, IBT may use a visitor’s personal information to understand overall patterns for web site usage, to contact the user for clarification on inaccurate information, or to follow up on a customer service issue. Personal information may include name, address, telephone number, etc.
IBT may be required to disclose Personal Information in response to lawful requests by public authorities, including to meet national security or law enforcement requirements.
Links to Other Sites
Like many companies, IBT may cookies, web beacons and similar tracking technologies and data collection tools to enhance user experience, track and collect users’ online activity and to help operate the sites. It tells us such things as how many users visited our site and the pages accessed. By collecting this information, we learn how to best tailor our website to our visitors. Unless you disable such technologies, by using our website and online services, you agree that we can use these types of cookies and related technologies on our website. We explain below how you can manage cookie preferences and opt-out of the collection of such information. If you decide to disable cookies on our website, you may not be able to take full advantage of all website features once you have done so.
A web cookie is a small text sent by the website to your web browser that contains your personal credentials in encrypted form as well as other personal information and personalization of the website. It is worth a note that a cookie cannot retrieve any information from your hard drive, infect your computer with viruses or steal your personal data or in any other way impair your privacy.
A web beacon is a small and generally hidden GIF-image that is incorporated into a web page or an email to keep track on a user’s activity on the page or the email. Just like a cookie, a beacon tracks a user’s visit and sends the data to the server. But unlike cookies, a beacon cannot be used for identification purposes, nor can it store any data on your computer as it is not browser-based.
How to accept or block cookies
Most web browsers automatically accept cookies but allow you to modify your browser setting to block cookies. If you prefer not to receive cookies while browsing websites or via HTML-formatted emails, you can set your browser to warn you before it accepts cookies or refuse the cookie when your browser alerts you to its presence.
Please be aware that if you choose to delete cookies, any settings and preferences controlled by those cookies, including advertising preferences, will be deleted and will need to be recreated.
- Storing your preferences and settings: IBT sites may store your language preference, geographical location and personal information (such as name and e-mail which are used while filling in the Contact form) in a cookie so that you will see the relevant local information when you return, and save you time by eliminating the need to enter the same data every time you visit the site.
- Third parties cookies: Third parties may also set cookies when you visit IBT sites.
You may browse most of IBT websites without accepting cookies, however, some website functionality may be lost by disabling cookies on your computer, such as all pages which require a login and password.
Forums and Blogs
Some of IBT’s websites may contain interactive elements such as discussion forums and blogs that allow users to publish their own content. Any information posted on these blogs and forums becomes public, which means it could be read, collected or used by other users in any manner. IBT is not responsible for any personally identifiable information you choose to submit in forums. Please, be cautious when disclosing any personal information.