Privacy Policy

 

Privacy Policy

Effective Date: 08/23/2012

Introduction

Stratos Product Development LLC ("Stratos") is committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information.  The purpose of this Privacy Policy is to advise you of the types of data gathered from visitors to our website (“Users”) and our use of that data.  This Privacy Policy applies to the Stratos Website (all pages found at the domain <stratos.com>).  By accessing and using the Stratos Website, you consent to the data practices described in this Privacy Policy.

Terms and Conditions of Use

Please review our Terms and Conditions of Use, which also governs your use of the Stratos Website.

Types of Data and Collection Methods

Stratos does not collect any personally identifiable information from users who simply browse the Stratos Website. Stratos automatically collects and stores all users' IP address, browser information, operating system, and referring domain, as well as customer traffic patterns and site usage.  Stratos uses this information to analyze and improve the Stratos Website, its functionality, and the user experience.

In addition to the data set forth above, Stratos also collects and stores all information submitted from users who participate in surveys, submit content or material to be included on the Stratos Website, submit comments to news stories or blog posts, or who submit information via the contact form.  This includes all identifying information such as name, email address, company affiliation, phone, and the contents of the submission.  Users who request services through the Stratos Website may be required to furnish additional information as required by law, as necessary to provide the service or fulfill the request, or to verify the accuracy of the content submitted or identity of the user.

Voluntarily submitting information via the Stratos Website constitutes consent to Stratos' use of this information for the stated purpose and as described in this Privacy Policy and Terms and Conditions of Use.  Stratos uses the personal information collected to provide you with the services requested and to process authorized transactions.

Stratos does not sell the information it collects.  Stratos will share users' information without notice only in the following circumstances:

  1. To obey legal orders and subpoenas, or otherwise comply with compulsory legal process.
  2. To protect and defend Stratos, its legal rights, and the Stratos Website.
  3. To act in urgent circumstances to protect Stratos, its employees or the public.
  4. As set forth in the Terms and Conditions of Use.

Security of Your Personal Information

Stratos secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure.  Stratos takes reasonable steps to protect your personal information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction using security measures such as firewalls, proxy servers, and encryption methods.  Stratos stores your personal information on computer servers or in cloud-based storage in controlled, secure environments protected from unauthorized access, use, or disclosure.  Transmission of personal information is protected through the use of encryption, such as the Secure Socket Layer (SSL) protocol.  You should be aware that transmissions over the Internet are never 100% secure or error-free.

Updating or Removing Your Information

You can request removal of your personally identifiable information or content from our databases or the Stratos Website by contacting us at the phone number or e-mail address listed below. To fulfill your request, we will need a precise description of the information you want removed and/or its location.  You may access or update the personal information you provided at the Site any time by sending a request by email or by postal mail to the contact information listed below.

No Information Collected From Children

Stratos fully complies with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). Stratos does not knowingly collect any personally identifiable information from children under the age of 13. If a child has provided our website with personally identifiable information, we ask that a parent or guardian contact us and we will delete that information.

Staying Informed of Changes to the Privacy Policy

Stratos reserves the right to make changes to this Privacy Policy at any time. You agree that notice on the Stratos Website shall be sufficient notice of changes.  Please check the Privacy Policy when you use the Stratos Website to ensure that you are aware of any changes in our privacy practices.  Continued use of the Stratos Website after the effective date of the changes to this Privacy Policy shall be deemed acceptance of and agreement to be bound by those terms.

Contact

Stratos welcomes your comments, questions, complaints, or suggestions regarding this Privacy Policy, as well as any feedback or questions regarding any technical problems with the Stratos Website.  You may contact Stratos as follows:

Stratos Product Development LLC
World Trade Center North - 5th Floor
2401 Elliott Avenue
Seattle, WA 98121
Tel: (206) 448-1388
Fax: (206) 448-7830
info@stratos.com

Last updated on 8/23/2012.