Cookies

A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive.

We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website or navigate our website.
  • Analytical or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Functionality or performance cookies. These are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you and remember your preferences (for example, your choice of language or region).
  • Targeting cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and your choices regarding those cookies by using our preference tool.

We use both session-based and persistent cookies on our websites. Session-based cookies exist only during a single session and disappear from your device when you close your browser or turn off the device. Persistent cookies remain on your device after you close your browser or turn your device off.

Please note that the following third parties may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These named third parties may include, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services. These third party cookies are likely to be analytical cookies, performance cookies or targeting cookies:

  • Demandbase: Demandbase is used to provide users with more relevant advertising content and monitor site performance in relation to those advertisements.
  • Google Ads: Google Ads is an online advertising platform that we use to promote our events, online content and services on Google Search, YouTube, and other sites across the web. Google Ads is also used by some advertisers to buy adverts that appear on our sites.
  • Google Analytics: We use Google Analytics to provide site visitor measurements and statistics as well as personalized advertising.
  • Livechat: Livechat is an interactive customer service chat platform we use to communicate with site visitors and answer their questions.
  • Pardot: We use Pardot to track customer behaviors and improve our advertisement offering.

How to manage cookies
You can amend your cookie preferences or deactivate non-essential cookies by using our preference tool. Additionally, you can block cookies by activating the setting on your browser that allows you to refuse the setting of all or some cookies. However, if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our website.

Other tracking technologies
We also use other tracking technologies such as as web beacons, pixels, tags, and JavaScript, alone or in conjunction with cookies, to gather information about the use of our websites and how people interact with our emails. For example, we may place a pixel in marketing emails that notify us when you click on a link in the email. We use these technologies to operate and improve our websites and marketing emails.

 

Cookie Management

Cookies Details

CookieDescription
__cfduidThe cookie is used by cdn services like CloudFare to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis. It does not correspond to any user ID in the web application and does not store any personally identifiable information.
__lc_cidThis is an essential cookie for the website live chat box to function properly.
__lc_cstThis cookie is used for the website live chat box to function properly.
__lc2_cidThis cookie is used to enable the website live chat-box function. It is used to reconnect the customer with the last agent with whom the customer had chatted.
__lc2_cstThis cookie is necessary to enable the website live chat-box function. It is used to distinguish different users using live chat at different times that is to reconnect the last agent with whom the customer had chatted.
__livechatThis cookie is set by the provider LiveChat.Inc. This cookie is used to enable live chat with customers on the website.
__oauth_redirect_detectorThis cookie is used to recognize the visitors using live chat at different times inorder to optimize the chat-box functionality.
__qcaThis cookie is associated with Quantcast and is used for collecting anonymized data to analyze log data from different websites to create reports that enables the website owners and advertisers provide ads for the appropriate audience segments.
_dltNo description
_fbpThis cookie is set by Facebook to deliver advertisement when they are on Facebook or a digital platform powered by Facebook advertising after visiting this website.
_FORMS_AUTH_TICKET_EnterpriseNo description
_gaThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to calculate visitor, session, campaign data and keep track of site usage for the site''s analytics report. The cookies store information anonymously and assign a randomly generated number to identify unique visitors.
_gat_gtag_UA_1888199_1No description
_gat_UA-1888199-1No description
_gidThis cookie is installed by Google Analytics. The cookie is used to store information of how visitors use a website and helps in creating an analytics report of how the wbsite is doing. The data collected including the number visitors, the source where they have come from, and the pages viisted in an anonymous form.
_hjAbsoluteSessionInProgressNo description
_hjFirstSeenNo description
_hjidThis cookie is set by Hotjar. This cookie is set when the customer first lands on a page with the Hotjar script. It is used to persist the random user ID, unique to that site on the browser. This ensures that behavior in subsequent visits to the same site will be attributed to the same user ID.
_hjIncludedInPageviewSampleNo description
_hjIncludedInSessionSampleNo description
_OG_GDPR_COOKIE_No description
_uetsidThis cookies are used to collect analytical information about how visitors use the website. This information is used to compile report and improve site.
_uetvidNo description
bcookieThis cookie is set by linkedIn. The purpose of the cookie is to enable LinkedIn functionalities on the page.
BIGipServerpool_prod_enterp_fpNo description
BIGipServerprod_enterp_fpNo description
bitoThis cookie is set by bidr.io for advertisement purposes.
bitoIsSecureThis cookie is set by the provider Bidr. The main purpose is targeting and advertising. This cookie is used to serve the user with relevant advertisement based on real time bidding.
bscookieThis cookie is a browser ID cookie set by Linked share Buttons and ad tags.
CASIDThis cookie is used to recognise the visitors using live chat at different times inorder to optimize the chat-box functionality.
checkForPermissionNo description
cookielawinfo-checkbox-necessaryThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category ''Necessary''.
cookielawinfo-checkbox-non-necessaryThis cookie is set by GDPR Cookie Consent plugin. The cookies is used to store the user consent for the cookies in the category ''Non-necessary''.
Enterprise_19.1.10.1No description
frThe cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisments to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.
GPSThis cookie is set by Youtube and registers a unique ID for tracking users based on their geographical location
IDEUsed by Google DoubleClick and stores information about how the user uses the website and any other advertisement before visiting the website. This is used to present users with ads that are relevant to them according to the user profile.
incap_ses_459_2374518No description
incap_ses_459_2414729No description
JSESSIONIDUsed by sites written in JSP. General purpose platform session cookies that are used to maintain users'' state across page requests.
langThis cookie is used to store the language preferences of a user to serve up content in that stored language the next time user visit the website.
li_sugrNo description
lidcThis cookie is set by LinkedIn and used for routing.
lisscThis cookie is provided by LinkedIn. This cookie is used for tracking embedded service.
logoutUrlNo description
mcThis cookie is associated with Quantserve to track anonymously how a user interact with the website.
MUIDUsed by Microsoft as a unique identifier. The cookie is set by embedded Microsoft scripts. The purpose of this cookie is to synchronize the ID across many different Microsoft domains to enable user tracking.
pardotThe cookie is set when the visitor is logged in as a Pardot user.
test_cookieThis cookie is set by doubleclick.net. The purpose of the cookie is to determine if the users'' browser supports cookies.
tuuidThis cookie is set by .bidswitch.net. The cookies stores a unique ID for the purpose of the determining what adverts the users have seen if you have visited any of the advertisers website. The information is used for determining when and how often users will see a certain banner.