We, us, our, ours: Centiq Ltd.
This website, our website, the website: http://www.centiq.co.uk.
When you register on our website you will be asked to provide some information about yourself (e.g. name, email address) in order to receive or use products or services provided by us. Such products and services include newsletters, blogs and message boards.
By entering your personal information in the forms provided, you agree to us storing this information in a database and allow us to provide you with the products and services you select. We will not share or disclose such personal information with any other party unless required by current legislation. We will at all times strive to meet current Internet best practice.
Centiq’s websites and online services may use “cookies”. Cookies enable you to personalise your experience on our sites, tell us which parts of our websites people have visited, and give us insights into user behaviour so we can improve our communications, products and services.
If you want to disable cookies on your PC go to your internet options, go to privacy and choose to block cookies.
The cookies used on our websites have been categorised based on the guidelines found in the ICC UK Cookie guide. We use the following categories on our websites and other online services:
Category 1 — Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are essential to enable you to browse around our websites and use their features. Without these cookies, services like shopping baskets and e-billing cannot be provided.
Category 2 — Performance Cookies
These cookies collect information about how you use our websites — for instance, which pages you go to most. This data may be used to help optimise our websites and make them easier for you to navigate. These cookies don’t collect information that identifies you. All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous.
Category 3 — Functionality Cookies
These cookies allow our websites to remember choices you make while browsing. For instance, we may store your geographic location in a cookie to ensure that we show you our website localised for your area. We may also remember preferences such as text size, fonts and other customisable site elements. They may also be used to keep track of what featured products or videos have been viewed to avoid repetition. The information these cookies collect will not personally identify you, and they cannot track your browsing activity on non-Centiq websites.
How we use and store your personal information
When you supply any personal information to us (e.g. when you register with us) we have legal obligations towards you in the way we use such data. We must collect the information fairly - we must explain how we will use it. You will see this information presented on all pages which require you to provide such data.
Some information is collected by us automatically and without other notification, such as your Internet (IP) address and information from our cookies.
In brief, any information you provide to us will only be used within the website and by its agents and service providers. Your information will be disclosed where we are obliged by law to do so, or if you agree to such disclosure.
If you post or send offensive, inappropriate or objectionable content anywhere on the website, or make use of our services to do so to any other party, we can use whatever information that is available about you to stop such behaviour. This may involve informing relevant third parties such as your employer or Internet provider and/or law enforcement agencies about the content and your behaviour.
In principle, we will hold your personal information on our systems indefinitely once you have registered on the website. If you want this information removing you may contact us to remove it on your behalf. We will then use you registered email address to confirm the removal process.
The information you provide to us may be used to:
Visibility of your information
The only part of your personal information automatically made available to other users of the website is your chosen user name, which will appear whenever you make a posting in the forums (message boards) or comment on a blog posting.
Access to your personal information
All personal information we hold about you may be viewed and corrected from your personal account management page.
Blogs and message boards
This website is owned and operated by Centiq Ltd. These web-based services may include any one or more of the following: promotional activities, message posting, blogging and other forms of online communication; the uploading and downloading of text and other content; the viewing of and listening to audio and visual content; and any other features, functionality or activities which may be available from time to time on this website.
Legal Agreement Between You And Centiq Ltd
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You Are Responsible For Your Account
If you are given a password to access centiq.co.uk, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password. Furthermore, you are responsible for all activities that occur in your account and you agree to notify Centiq Ltd immediately of any unauthorized use of your account. Centiq Ltd is not responsible for any loss that you may incur as a result of any unauthorized person using your account or your password.
Personal And Non-Commercial Use Only
Your Feedback, Suggestions, Media & Materials Submitted To Centiq Ltd
Centiq Ltd wants your voluntary feedback and suggestions on centiq.co.uk so that we can continually improve the services for you and other customers. When you submit feedback and suggestions, please understand that Centiq Ltd needs to have full rights to use your feedback and suggestions and agree that by submitting any feedback or suggestions to Centiq Ltd, you warrant and represent that you own or otherwise control the rights necessary to do so and you are granting Centiq Ltd and its affiliated companies permission to use, modify, copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, publish, sublicense, create derivative works from, transfer, or sell any such feedback or suggestions, and to sublicense to third parties the unrestricted right to exercise any of the foregoing rights granted with respect to the feedback or suggestions including rights under copyright, trademark, service mark or patent laws in any relevant jurisdiction.
No compensation will be paid with respect to Centiq Ltd's use of the materials contained within such feedback or suggestions. Centiq Ltd is under no obligation to post or use any materials you may provide and may remove such materials at any time at Centiq Ltd's sole discretion.
This section also includes your Photos, Artwork, Sound Recordings, Software, and other related data. No compensation will be paid with respect to Centiq Ltd's use of your materials. Centiq Ltd is under no obligation to post or use any material you may provide and may remove such material at any time at Centiq Ltd's sole discretion. You certify and warrant that any material you submit is your original work and does not infringe any copyright or intellectual property right, and has never been copyrighted or, if copyrighted, that you are the sole copyright owner.
Content Available on centiq.co.uk
Centiq.co.uk and all the content offered through it, including, but not limited to, text, photos, graphics, audio clips, video clips, other music and video files and everything else you see and hear through centiq.co.uk (all of these things are commonly referred to as “Content”) are owned exclusively by Centiq Ltd or others that have licensed their material to Centiq Ltd and its affiliates. The Content is therefore protected by copyrights, trade secrets, or other proprietary rights which means that you and others using this service are not permitted to use the Content (and that includes modifying, copying, downloading, uploading or distributing the Content) except as outlined in this document. You are authorized only to make personal, non-commercial use of the Content. Trademarks may not be used in any manner without the prior permission of the owners. You understand that any unauthorized use of the Trademarks or Content would result in irreparable injury to Centiq Ltd for which money damages would be inadequate and in such event Centiq Ltd will have the right, in addition to other remedies available at law and in equity, to immediate injunctive relief to prevent any such unauthorized use.
Software Available on centiq.co.uk
Liability policy on Emailing, Blogging and Message Boards
You understand that Centiq Ltd is not obligated to provide any assistance, including any technical or customer support, in connection with the use of any Blog/Forum Services, and that your use of the Blog/Forum Services is at your own risk. Any and all Blog/Forum Services are provided; AS IS and AS AVAILABLE and no warranties are provided, except as required by law. SPECIFICALLY, THE WARRANTIES FOR MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE ARE HEREBY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMED. Centiq Ltd is in no way liable for any claims arising from your use of any Blog/Forum Services.
CENTIQ LTD AND ITS RESPECTIVE SUPPLIERS AND AFFILIATES MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTY ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, AND RELATED MATERIAL CONTAINED ON OR OBTAINED THROUGH CENTIQ.CO.UK.
Limitation of Liability
In no event will Centiq Ltd’s liability for any damages, losses and causes of actions whether in contract or tort (including negligence or otherwise) exceed the actual amount paid by you for the Centiq Ltd Service which gave rise to such damages, losses and causes of actions during the 12-month period prior to the date the damage or loss occurred or the cause of action arose.
Centiq Ltd may provide information about how to use centiq.co.uk. If you have any questions about the Services or any problems that you would like to report, please contact us with the information provided on our Contacts Page.
Termination And Restriction Of Access
All trademarks are property of their respective trademark owners. Wherever possible we have tried to identify and acknowledge ownership of all trademarks, images and terms used on this website which are not the property of Centiq Ltd.
The following are trademarks of International Business Machines Corporation in the United States or other countries, or both: AIX, DS4000, DS6000, DS8000, HACMP, IBM, IBM Optim, POWER, Tivoli. A full list of IBM copyright and trademark information can be found here.
SAP® and SAP NetWeaver® are registered trademarks of SAP AG in Germany and in several other countries. A partial list of SAP copyright and trademark information can be found here.
Windows is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other countries.
Solaris, SPARC, Sun Fire, Sun Blade, Sun Storage are trademarks of Sun Microsystems, Inc.
UNIX is a trademark of the Open Group.
Linux is a trademark of Linus Torvalds.
PRIMEPOWER, PRIMEQUEST, PowerEdge, PRIMERGY are trademarks of Fujitsu Limited.
HP-UX, AlphaServer, StorageWorks XP, StorageWorks NAS Systems, BladeSystem Storage are trademarks of Hewlett-Packard Company.
Symmetrix DMX, Celerra, Rainfinity, CX4 are trademarks of EMC Corporation.
CLARiiON is a trademark of Data General Corp.
EqualLogic is a registered trademark of EqualLogic, Inc.
PowerEdge, PowerVault are trademarks of Dell Inc.
NetApp and Data ONTAP are registered trademarks and Network Appliance is a trademark of Network Appliance, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries.
StorageTek is a registered trademark of Storage Technology Corp.
TrueCopy is a registered trademark and, Universal Storage Platform, Network Storage Controller, ShadowImage, Universal Star Network, Dynamic Provisioning, Virtual Storage Machine, Lightning 9900, and Thunder 9500 are trademarks of Hitachi Data Systems Corporation.
This website has been designed to be accessible to as wide an audience as possible. All web pages have been written using XHTML 1.0 Transitional and use CSS 2.0, so the site should be usable on all web browsers that support these standards.
Note that some older browsers such as Internet Explorer 4 and Netscape 4 do not fully support these standards. People still using these browsers will still be able to navigate the site, however, the content will be displayed with a basic layout and the experience will not be as intended.
The content area is fluid and will expand/contract as required to use all the available width of the browser, however the site has been designed to be used with screen resolutions of at least 1024 pixels wide. Much less than this and the experience will not be as good.
This site has been designed to meet the "AAA" level of compliance with the WAI (Web Accessibility Initiative) and WCAG (Web Content Accessibility Guidelines) 1.0. Wherever possible content will meet this standard. Where this has not been possible, pages should meet at least "A" compliance.
Users with impaired vision wishing to increase the text size of the site can do so in the following ways:
This site has been tested with Internet Explorer 7 and 8; Firefox 2 and 3; Safari; Google Chrome. Note that it will not render correctly in IE6 and below.
This website has been designed to print pages correctly. In order to print the pages as they are intended you should ensure your browser is configured to print background images and colours. Note that at the time of writing Safari for Windows is unable to do this.