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Anritsu Company - Privacy Statement

TRUSTe Privacy Certification

Effective Date: February 25, 2016

This privacy statement describes how Anritsu Company (also referred to in this document as "Anritsu", or “we”) collects and uses the personal information you provide on our Web site: www.anritsu.com. It also describes the choices available to you regarding our use of your personal information and how you can access and update this information.

TRUSTe

Anritsu has been awarded TRUSTe's Privacy Seal signifying that this privacy statement and practices have been reviewed by TRUSTe for compliance with TRUSTe's program requirements including transparency, accountability and choice regarding the collection and use of your personal information. The TRUSTe program covers information collected through this Web site, www.anritsu.com. TRUSTe's mission, as an independent third party, is to accelerate online trust among consumers and organizations globally through its leading privacy trustmark and innovative trust solutions. If you have questions or complaints regarding our privacy statement or practices, please contact us at Anritsu If you are not satisfied with our response you can contact TRUSTe.

U.S. – E.U. Safe Harbor

Anritsu complies with the U.S. – E.U. Safe Harbor framework and the U.S. - Swiss Safe Harbor framework as set forth by the U.S. Department of Commerce regarding the collection, use, and retention of personal data from European Union member countries and Switzerland. Anritsu has certified that it adheres to the Safe Harbor Privacy Principles of notice, choice, onward transfer, security, data integrity, access, and enforcement. To learn more about the Safe Harbor program, and to view Anritsu’s certification, please visit http://www.export.gov/safeharbor/.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

We may collect the following personal information from you

  • Contact Information such as name, email address, mailing address, phone number
  • Billing Information such as credit card number, and billing address
  • Unique Identifiers such as user name, account number, password
  • Third party names and email addresses

We may also collect the following information from you

  • Information about your business such as company name, company size, business type

As is true of most Web sites, we automatically gather information about your computer such as your IP address, browser type, referring/exit pages, and operating system.

We use this information to

  • Fulfill your order
  • Send you an order confirmation
  • Send you requested product or service information
  • Send product updates or warranty information
  • Respond to customer service requests
  • Register your products
  • Administer your account
  • Send you a newsletter
  • Send you marketing communications
  • Respond to your questions and concerns
  • Improve our Web site and marketing efforts
  • Share registered product resources with others in your company

Information Sharing

We may provide your personal information to companies that provide services to help us with our business activities such as our shopping platform and administering surveys for customer feedback and product registration. These companies are authorized to use your personal information only as necessary to provide these services to us.

We will share your personal information with third parties only in the ways that are described in this privacy statement.

We may also disclose your personal information

  • as required by law, such as to comply with a subpoena, or similar legal process when we believe in good faith that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, or respond to a government request, to any other third party with your prior consent to do so.
  • if Anritsu is involved in a merger, acquisition, or sale of all or a portion of its assets, you will be notified via email and/or a prominent notice on our Web site of any change in ownership or uses of your personal information, as well as any choices you may have regarding your personal information.

Tracking Technologies

As is true of most websites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information may include Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data.

Anritsu and our partners, use technologies such as cookies, beacons, tags, and scripts, to analyze trends, administer the website, tracking users’ movements around the website, and to gather demographic information about our user base as a whole. We may receive reports based on the use of these technologies by these companies on an individual and aggregated basis.

We use both session ID cookies and persistent cookies. We use session cookies to make it easier for you to navigate our site. A session ID cookie expires when you close your browser. A persistent cookie remains on your hard drive for an extended period of time. You can remove persistent cookies by following directions provided in your Internet browser’s “help” file.

We also use cookies to track your activity on our site such as what sections of the website that you have visited. We link the information we store in these cookies to personal information so that we may send you marketing emails based on your site activity. If you wish to unsubscribe from receiving these emails, please follow the unsubscribe mechanism in the email.

We partner with a third party to either display advertising on our website or to manage our advertising on other sites. Our third party partner may use technologies such as cookies to gather information about your activities on this website and other sites in order to provide you advertising based upon your browsing activities and interests. If you wish to not have this information used for the purpose of serving you interest-based ads, you may opt-out by clicking here . Please note this does not opt you out of being served ads. You will continue to receive generic ads.

We use Local Storage, such as HTML5 to store content information and preferences. Various browsers may offer their own management tools for removing HTML5. To manage

Third parties with whom we partner to provide certain features on our website or to display advertising based upon your web browsing activity also use Flash cookies to collect and store information.

Flash cookies, please click here:
http://www.macromedia.com/support/documentation/en/flashplayer/help/settings_manager07.html

Adjusting Browser Cookie Settings

Cookies can be removed explicitly through functionality built into most web browsers. You may also set your web browser (e.g. Microsoft Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox) to notify you of cookie placement requests, to ask for permission to accept them, or to decline cookies completely.

For information on how to adjust your browser regarding cookies, please visit:

If you choose to decline cookies, some functionalities> of the website may not be available.
If you are located in an EU country, please refer to ‘Cookie Preferences’ located in the bottom right of the footer for opt out options.

Surveys

We allow you to provide us feedback. We collect this information from you via a survey. We use a third party service provider to conduct these surveys. The company will be prohibited from using our users’ personally identifiable information for any other purpose.

Email Communications

You may choose to stop receiving our newsletter or marketing emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in these emails.

Access to Personally Identifiable Information

If your personal information changes, you may correct or update this information by logging into your account and click on Edit My Account. If you would like to request to have your personal information deleted, please click here. We will respond to your request to access within 30 days.

We will retain your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements.

Links to Other Web Sites

Our Site includes links to other Web sites whose privacy practices may differ from those of Anritsu. If you submit personal information to any of those sites, your information is governed by their privacy statements. We encourage you to carefully read the privacy statement of any Web site you visit.

Tell-A-Friend

If you choose to use our referral service to tell a friend about our site, we will ask you for your friend’s name and email address. We will automatically send your friend a one-time email inviting him or her to visit the site. Anritsu stores this information for the sole purpose of sending this one-time email and tracking the success of our referral program.

Your friend may choose to stop receiving our emails by following the unsubscribe instructions included in the emails.

Social Media Widgets

Our Web site includes Social Media Widgets, such as the Share this button or interactive mini-programs that run on our site. These Features may collect your IP address, which page you are visiting on our site, and may set a cookie to enable the Feature to function properly. Social Media Widgets are either hosted by a third party or hosted directly on our Site. Your interactions with these Features are governed by the privacy statement of the company providing it.

Security

The security of your personal information is important to us. We follow reasonable physical, administrative and technical safeguards intended to protect the personal information submitted to us, both during transmission and after we receive it. For example, when you enter sensitive information (such as a credit card number) on our order forms, we encrypt the transmission of that information using secure socket layer technology (SSL). If you have any questions about security on our Web site, you can contact us.

Notification of Privacy Statement Changes

We may update this privacy statement to reflect changes to our information practices. If we make any material changes we will notify you by email (sent to the e-mail address specified in your account) or by means of a notice on this Site prior to the change becoming effective. We encourage you to periodically review this page for the latest information on our privacy practices.

Contact Information

Please direct questions or comments about our privacy practices to:

Anritsu Corporation
Corporate Communication Dept.
Address: 5-1-1 Onna, Atsugi-shi, Kanagawa, 243-8555 Japan

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