Cookies and Tracking Policy

Last updated: 24.05.2018

The purpose of this document

Our Cookies and Tracking Policy explains what cookies and tracking methods are, how we use cookies and tracking, your choices regarding cookies and tracking and also how we store and use additional information within your browser local storage so that we can offer you an improved and individually tailored experience when visiting our site and using our services.

The Applicable Law

Omeron Technologies® SRL (from hereinafter designated as "us", "we", or "our"), a Romanian legal person, duly established and acting in accordance with Romanian and European laws, uses cookies on the https://www.omeron.co (https://omeron.co) website, hereinafter named the "Website". Cookies are used under and in conformity with the laws of the European Union - Regulation (EU) 2016/679 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data.

What is a "cookie"?

A "cookie module" or simpler "cookie(s)", is a small piece of text, composed of letters and numbers, sent to your browser on your device (laptop, desktop, tablet smartphone) by the website you visit or a third party website that the first party has an agreement with, like Google or Amazon.

Types of "cookies"

There are different types of cookie modules that can be used by a website. In relation to their purpose those might be "necessary cookies", "preference cookies", "statistics cookies", "marketing cookies" and "unclassified cookies".
Also in relation to their availability on your device the "cookie modules" can be "persistent" or "session" cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your personal computer or mobile device when you go offline, while session cookies are deleted as soon as you close your web browser.

What does a "cookie" can and cannot do in relation to your device?

Cookies are generally designed and used so that your online experience is a simpler and faster one sending the information back to the website they belong to (be it a first or third party) allowing the website to remember data regarding your preferences like time zone, language, currency or similar information therefore making for a less frustrating online user experience.
Some cookies are used to remember the content of your virtual shopping cart or to deliver advertising based on previous choices. A "cookie" cannot be used to run programs on your computer, access information of your hard drive or deliver malicious software like viruses.
In general cookie modules do not store or retrieve personally identifiable information like name, addresses, age, sex, or other similar information.

What types of "cookies" we use?

We are truly committed to the protection of all our visitors and customers’ personal data, therefore the cookies modules we use do not retrieve personally identifiable information that belongs to you therefore protecting your personal data as prescribed by best practices.
The cookie modules we use are intended, as stated above, to help you have a less frustrating experience by not having to choose your preferences such as time zone, currency or language every time you access the "Website". They are also meant to allow us to improve the general experience with the "Webiste" by helping us to better understand the way that the user interaction with "the Website" is unfolding.

We employ third party "cookies" that are designed and owned by Google (Google Inc.) and used in relation to services provided by Google Analytics Services. The information sent by Google Analytics cookie modules might be stored within the EU or outside of EU and EEA.
We also use cookie module from Amazon (Amazon Inc.) used in relation to Amazon CloudFront services that are stored inside the EU and EEA.

The purpose of those third party cookie modules are related solely to the proper delivering and improvement of the "Website" allowing us to better understand the overall experience of accessing our website and the "Website" by gathering aggregated information such as the IP, connection information, the browser type used by our visitors, time settings, browser plug-ins, operating system version, duration of visit, device type or location data telling us the countries from where our website is accessed.

What is the purpose of "cookie modules" used by us and what information they store and retrieve?

"cookie" NameType
(Necessary, Preferences, Marketing,
Statistics, Unclassified)
OwnerStored and retrieved dataPurposeDefault Expiration TimeOpt-Out
cookieControl,
cookieControlPrefs
NOmeron Technologies®No data is stored nor retrievedIdentity the users that read and agreed to the cookie policy consent along side with their cookie preferences1 year 
__cfduidNCloudFlareData retrievalThe "__cfduid" cookie is set by the CloudFlare service to identify trusted web traffic. It does not correspond to any user id in the web application, nor does the cookie store any personally identifiable information.
More Information here: CloudFlare Support
5 year 
gsScrollPosNData storageThis cookie remembers how far down a page you have viewed. It expires at the end of your session.End of session 
__ga,
_ga
_gat
_gat_gtag_*
SGoogle IncData retrievalThis cookie facilitates distinguishing Users who browse the website, but without under any circumstances knowing the identity of same.
More Information here: Google Analytics Cookie Usage on Websites
1 yearOpt In

How can you manage "cookie modules" preferences?

If you prefer not to allow us to use "cookie modules" when visiting our website you will have to take no action because by default we disable cookies that fall into the Preferences, Marketing, Statistics and Unclassified categories.
If you do agree to allow us to use the "cookie modules" of the Preferences, Marketing, Statistics and Unclassified type you will have to check the corresponding checkboxes that are connected to each type of cookie.
If at a certain time you change your mind about all or just some of the cookies we use for the Website, you are able to opt-out by simply unchecking the corresponding check boxes for different cookies type
You may not disable "cookie modules" that are Necessary for the functioning of the "Website" because in order for the "Website" to function properly those are mandatory. Therefore if you do not consent to the use of "cookie modules" that are strictly necessary for the performance of the "Website" under and in conformity with the aforementioned laws of the European Union, you will not be able to use the "Website".

Additional Browser type and Google Analytics information

Most browsers allow you to limit or delete cookies and other type of data stored or retrieved by your browser.

For the Chrome web browser, please visit this page from Google:
https://support.google.com/accounts/answer/32050

For the Internet Explorer web browser, please visit this page from Microsoft:
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/278835/how-to-delete-cookie-files-in-internet-explorer

For the Firefox web browser, please visit this page from Mozilla:
https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/delete-cookies-remove-info-websites-stored

For the Safari web browser, please visit this page from Apple:
https://support.apple.com/kb/PH21411?locale=en_US

For any other web browser, please visit your web browser's official web pages.

For a better understanding of the Google Analytics cookie modules you can visit:
https://developers.google.com/analytics/devguides/collection/analyticsjs/cookie-usage?hl=en

If you would like to prevent the use of cookie modules related to Google Analytics you can install the following add-on from Google, thus preventing any type of information to be collected, stored and analyzed by this service, at this address:
https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

Updating of current Policy

As we wish to implement the best means to protect your personal data, we may sometimes update this Cookies Policy so that it conform to the best practices on the matter. You shall always find the latest version of this Policy on our website. Also you can read more information regarding the way we collect, process and respect your personal data by reading our Personal Data Policy available at https://www.omeron.co/personal-data-policy.html