18th May 2015

Flow360 LIMITED
COOKIES STATEMENT

1. About this cookies statement
This cookies statement explains how cookies are used on our website at www.flow360.net (also at flow360.co.uk, flow360.com, flow360.eu) so please read it carefully.

If you do not agree to the use of cookies as described in this statement then you should stop using the website or adjust your browser settings as explained below.

2. About cookies and how we use them
Cookies are small data files which are placed on your computer when you visit our website. In general terms, they are used to gather information about your use of our site or in some cases, to allow you to be recognised as an existing user when returning to it.

Cookies are used to help websites work more efficiently and to provide information to owners of a website about how their websites are being used.

They help our website to work in the way that you would expect so that we can provide you with a good experience when you use our website. They also mean we can improve our site and make our marketing activities more efficient. We don’t use cookies to pass personal information to third parties. Cookies usually fall into the following broad categories:

Strictly necessary cookies: cookies required for the operation of the website. They include cookies used to enable you to log into secure website areas.
Analytical/performance cookies: these allow recognising and counting visitor numbers and to see how visitors move around a site. They are also used to help improve the way websites work, for example, by ensuring that users easily find what they are looking for.

Functionality cookies: cookies which allow a returning user and preferences to be recognised, enabling personalised content.

Targeting cookies: record visits to a website, the pages visited and the links followed. These cookies are used to tailor content and advertising.

Cookies may also be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies. A persistent cookie is a text file sent by a web server to a web browser, which will be stored by the browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date (unless deleted by the user before then). A session cookie will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

We use the following types of cookies on our website at www.flow360.net

Cookie Type Cookie Name Purpose More Information
Google Analytics _ga, _gat, _utma, _utmb, _utmt, _utmz These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use the information to compile reports and to help us improve the website. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages that they have visited. Google Analytics Cookie Usage information
Please also note that third parties for example, advertisers and providers of external services may also use cookies. We do not have any control over those.

3. Cookie settings
You can block cookies by changing your browser settings to allow you to refuse cookies. Please note though, that if you use browser settings to block cookies, you may not be able to access all or some parts of the site and it may not work as intended.

You can find out about how to manage and delete cookies by visiting www.allaboutcookies.org.

4. Consent to use of cookies from our website
The law requires all websites to request permission when using cookie technology. If your browser is set to take cookies and if you continue to use our website then we will understand this to mean that you consent to the use of cookies. However, if you wish to remove or stop use of cookies from our site then you should either stop using the site or adjust your browser as explained above to disable cookies.

This cookies statement should also be read alongside our Privacy Policy which you can access by clicking here.