Thank you for visiting DataFlowgroup website and reviewing our policy notices.
This notice provides DataFlow's policy regarding the nature, purpose, use and sharing of any information collected via this Web site. The information you provide on DataFlow group Web site will be used only for its intended purpose.
Submitting information is strictly voluntary. By doing so, you are giving DataFlow your permission to use the information for the intended purpose. If you do not want to give DataFlow permission to use your information, simply do not provide it. However, not providing certain information may result in DATAFLOW's inability to provide you with the information or services you desire.
There are several types of information we collect. These include:
- Automatically Collected Information.
- Information Collected for Tracking and Customization (Cookies)
- Personal Information
DATAFLOW will only share your information with another government agency if it relates to that agency, or as otherwise required by law. We may share information with private organizations as part of a service that provides DATAFLOW.gov users with increased capabilities or functionality on the site. DATAFLOW never creates individual profiles.
Automatically Collected Information
We collect and temporarily store certain technical information about your visit for use in site management and security purposes. This information includes:
- The Internet domain from which you access our Web site (for example, "xcompany.com" if you use a private Internet access account, or "yourschool.edu" if you connect from an educational domain);
- The IP address (a unique number for each computer connected to the Internet) from which you access our Web site;
- The type of browser (e.g., Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer) used to access our site;
- The operating system (Windows, Mac) used to access our site;
- The date and time you access our site;
- The URLs of the pages you visit;
- Your username, if it was used to log in to the Web site; and
- If you visited this DATAFLOW Web site from another Web site, the URL of the forwarding site.
This information is only used to help us make our site more useful for you. With this data we learn about the number of visitors to our site and the types of technology our visitors use.
Except for authorized law enforcement investigations, no attempts are made to identify individual users or their usage habits. Raw data logs are retained temporarily as required for security and site management purposes only.
Information Collected for Tracking and Customization (Cookies)
A cookie is a small file that a Web site transfers to your computer to allow it to remember specific information about your session while you are connected. Your computer will only share the information in the cookie with the Web site that provided it, and no other Web site can request it. There are two types of cookies, session and persistent. Session cookies last only as long as your Web browser is open. Once you close your browser, the cookie disappears. Persistent cookies store information on your computer for longer periods of time.
DATAFLOW Web sites may use session cookies for technical purposes such as to enable better navigation through the site, or to allow you to customize your preferences for interacting with the site. DATAFLOW Web site may also make use of persistent cookies to remember you between visits so, for example, you can save your customized preference settings for future visits. Each DATAFLOW site using persistent cookies identifies itself as doing so. If you do not wish to have session or persistent cookies stored on your machine, you can turn them off in your browser. However, this may affect the functioning of some DATAFLOW Web sites.
Providing Information to Third Parties
If you choose to provide us with personal information, through such methods as completing a form or sending us an email, we will use that information to respond to your message and to help us get you the information or services you have requested. Remember that email isn't necessarily secure. You should never send sensitive or personal information like your Social Security number in an email. Use postal mail or secure Web sites instead.
Linking Policy and Disclaimer of Endorsement
DATAFLOW links to many Web sites created and maintained by other public and/or private organizations. DATAFLOW provides links to these sites as a service to our users. The presence of a link is not a DATAFLOW endorsement of the site.
When users follow a link to an outside Web site, they are leaving DATAFLOW and are subject to the privacy and security policies of the owners/sponsors of the outside Web site(s). DATAFLOW is not responsible for the information collection practices of non-DATAFLOW sites.