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Privacy Policy & Terms of Use

Policies concerning Acardia websites and the information we collect

We take your right to privacy and security very seriously and have the following guidelines in to protect your personal information. These guidelines were fiirst published in June 2007 and will most recently reviewed in December 2011. Acardia would, therefore, encourage you to review this page periodically.

Privacy Policy

In the process of doing business with Acardia, requesting a quote, or buying from any of online sites Acardia may collect information about you and your company. Acardia may use this information, or in certain circumstances share your information within the group or with trusted suppliers, in order to fulfil our obligations to you. These selected partners - our principals - share our concern to protect your privacy. However, under no other circumstances will Acardia sell your information to third parties, or divulge any information which you supply to us.

The Information Acardia collects and may store

Acardia is a business-to-business company and therefore the company primarily only requests information relating to you and your workplace or business. It may include:

  • Your name
  • Your company name and address
  • The type of activity that your business is involved in
  • Your business email address
  • Your business phone and mobile number
  • Information about your IT system

The purposes to which Acardia puts your information

The information you provide will be kept confidential and is collected and processed for the following general purposes or for any other legitimate purpose described by the applicable law.

  • To process your purchase or provide requested services
  • To fulfill requests for products and services
  • To improve our products and services
  • To contact you
  • To deliver goods
  • To send you newsletters and details of offers and promotions
  • To improve the content, design and layout of our websites
  • To understand the interests and buying behaviour of our customers
  • To perform marketing and promotional activities focused on our products and services

Email and communications

After the telephone, email is Acardia’s primary mode of communication.

We will use the information you supply to us in order to enhance the relationship between us. Unless you have requested us not to, we may periodically inform you via email about special offers, new product introductions and events concerning Oracle, IBM and Sun Microsystems platforms and technologies. We may also communicate with you regarding end of life announcements and the expiry of warranty and service agreements. As a rule of thumb, our marketing communications will offer you the opportunity to unsubscribe from our mailing list.

To unsubscribe from Acardia’s email list, please email unsubscribe@acardia.co.uk, putting the word "unsubscribe" in the Subject Matter of your email. 

E-commerce

Where available, Acardia online stores are designed to protect the privacy of information you supply including your name, address, email and phone number. We are committed to keeping this information secure by partnering with world class organisations such as WorldPay for secure transactions.

Cookies

Some of our sites may use cookies to enhance your online experience, for example, to enable logged-in customers to view restricted site areas. However, these are session cookies and are destroyed when you exit the website concerned.

Acardia does use Google Analytics to generate reports about traffic to the acardia.co.uk domain, and cookies are used for this purpose. For more information about Google Analytic's use of cookies, please click here.

About Acardia websites

Acardia and any of its offline and online brands including www.acardia.co.uk www.makeitfly.com www.buysunonline.com and www.thedeveloperscatalogue.com are business-to-business sources for IT and IT services. The goods available from any of our websites are not thought to be applicable to the general public. Acardia websites are not intentionally designed to attract either adults outside of the workplace, or minors.

Contact us today for more information

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