Last revised on: June, 2018
With this privacy statement bluesource informs its clients, suppliers or persons otherwise affected about the processing of personal data that bluesource carries out in the course of the activities mentioned in this privacy statement. bluesource – mobile solutions GmbH, Softwarepark 35, 3232 Hagenberg i.M. is responsible for the contents of this website and the processing of personal data in connection therewith, insofar as another representative is not expressly referred to.
Performance and initiation of contracts
As representative, we process such personal data pertaining to our customers and suppliers, which is necessary for the performance of the contract concerned. Customer data and data that has been provided to us by potential customers is moreover processed with the purpose of informing these about new offers, technical developments etc. in regular intervals. The data is processed during the contractual relationship or during its initiation. Any processing beyond this is typically performed for a duration of seven years insofar as we are obligated to do so by mandatory law (tax-related retention requirement). Any transfer of personal data to or within our affiliated companies or to third parties shall occur exclusively within the framework of a corresponding data processing agreement.
Website & Newsletter
If you visit our website, we automatically collect data that your computer or mobile device transmits to us. Data that is collected during your visit of our website is not allocated to (linked with) other data available to us. Personal data is in principle not collected or processed.
Apart from that, we store and process such (personal) data that you provide to us by registering to our newsletter. The data that has been made available to us is used for sending the newsletter as well as for marketing activities by bluesource. By registering for our newsletter, the user expressly consents to the use of the provided data for the aforementioned purposes. Data for marketing purposes is processed for the duration of 5 years.
The following data is collected during visits to our website, during registration to our newsletter or by using our contact form:
- Device ID, device type, computer and connection information, statistical data on page views, data traffic times to and from the websites, referral URL, advertising display data, IP address and standard weblog information.
- Anonymized data that has been collected by our cookies.
- The e-mail address, first name, last name and phone number that you have provided during registration to our newsletter or use of our contact form.
The data that we receive from you through your visit of our website or which you provide to us by registering to our newsletter or by using our contact form is stored or processed by us with the aid of automated processes and used exclusively for internal marketing purposes of bluesource. bluesource does not collect and store personal data to the extent of what is technically possible, but only insofar as this is absolutely necessary for the purposes described in this privacy statement. The collected data is not given to third parties.
bluesource has its own newsletter, with which we regularly inform our customers about our company, our products and our services. If you have registered to receive our newsletter using your name and your e-mail address, this data will be used for bluesource´s own marketing purposes. It is possible to unsubscribe from the newsletter at any time and free of charge. The newsletter subscriber expressly consents to the electronic collection, storage and processing of the data as well as to the use of these by bluesource for advertising purposes. The newsletter can unsubscribed from at any time using the link “Unsubscribe” (“Abmelden”) in the newsletter itself.
The processing of the data mentioned in this privacy statement is performed on basis of the legal grounds of performance of contract (Art 6 par 1 lit b GDPR), consent (Art 6 par 1 lit a GDPR) and/or the safeguarding of our legitimate interest (Art 6 par 1 lit f GDPR).
Our legitimate interest is constituted by the information of customers and potential customers about our services. Customers and their employees do not need to expect any disadvantage resulting from the use of this data.
Persons whose personal data we process have the right to require information about their processed personal data, the purpose of the processing as well as the origin and the recipients of their data at any time. A short e-mail – with a copy of an ID attached and the statement that information about the data processing is requested – to datenschutz(at)bluesource.at is sufficient. We will answer inquires as soon as possible, in any case within a month.
Persons whose personal data is processed moreover have, subject to the conditions laid down in the GDPR, the right to renounce and limit their consent to the processing of their data at any time and/or to require that their data is deleted or corrected. Here, too, a short e-mail with a copy of an ID attached and indication of the concrete request to datenschutz(at)bluesource.at is sufficient.
If persons believe that one of the companies mentioned in this privacy statement processes their data in a manner that is contrary to data protection provisions, they have the right to contact the authority responsible for data protection (in Austria, this is the Austrian Data Protection Authority).
The protection of personal data is performed using appropriate organizational and technical measures. These measures involve in particular the protection against unauthorized, unlawful or also coincidental access, processing, loss, use and manipulation.
Notwithstanding the efforts to continuously maintain an appropriately high standard of care, it cannot be excluded that information that you disclose through us over the internet is viewed and used by other persons.
Please note that we assume no liability of any kind whatsoever for the disclosure of information occurring as a result of errors during data transmission not caused by us and/or unauthorized access by third parties (e.g. hacking attack on e-mail or phone, interception of faxes).
We are committed to ensure that data leaks are recognized early and if applicable reported to our users as well as the competent supervisory authority, referencing the respective data categories affected.
Links to websites and contents of third parties
The contents of our website may contain references to other websites and their respective contents. bluesource is not responsible for and has no control over these websites. These websites may contain separate data protection provisions. bluesource is not responsible for the use and contents of these websites and assumes no liability or responsibility for data processing in connection with the visit of these websites.
Use of data of our website
We allow interested third parties to use data present on our website for informational purposes as long as reference to our copyright is made. Any use beyond this scope – especially the use of our logo – requires the express permission of bluesource.
This website uses „cookies“ in order to make our services more user friendly, effective and safer. A “cookie” is a small text file that, via our web server, we send to your browser´s cookie file on the hard disk of your computer. This allows our website to recognize you as user in the event that a connection is established between our web server and your browser. Cookies help us in determining the frequency of visits and the number of visitors to our websites. The contents of the cookies used by us is limited to an identification number that does not allow for any connection to the person of the user. The primary purpose of a cookie is the recognition of the visitors of the website.
bluesource uses the following cookies on this website:
- Performance cookies, which ensure an optimal performance of the website.
- Cookies by Google Analytics in order to collect information on the use of the website.
You can configure your internet browser in such a manner that it does not accept any cookies. If you decide to do so, you can still visit our website. In this event, however, none of the personalized options will be available to you.
You can learn more about cookies by reading our cookie guidelines https://www.bluesource.at/en/cookie-policy/.
Information on the use of Google Universal Analytics
We point out that Google Universal Analytics was expanded with the code „gat._anonymizeIp();“ in order to guarantee the anonymized collection of IP addresses (so-called IP masking).
We moreover use Google Universal Analytics in order to analyze data from AdWords and the DoubleClick cookie. If you do not wish this to happen, you can deactivate this using the ads preferences manager https://www.google.com/settings/ads/onweb/?hl=en.
On parts of our website, we also use social plugins, e.g. those of social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter, Youtube or Google+. These platforms are often operated in the USA or in countries outside of the EU and are partially offered through local companies in the EU (for the respective providers see www.facebook.com, www.twitter.com, www.youtube.com or www.google.com). The plugins are designated with e.g. the logos of the respective companies, comment fields or a s-called »Like-«, »Gefällt mir« or »+1« button. If you open one of our pages containing a plugin of this type, your web browser will establish a direct connection with the servers of the respective provider in the country concerned. By using the plugin, the provider will at least receive the information that you have visited a certain site of ours and possibly other information that your web browser or the device that you use may disclose. The content of the plugin is downloaded by your web browser directly from the provider and embedded into our website. If you are registered and logged into the platform of the respective provider, your visit may also be allocated to a user account. If you interact with a plugin, e.g. by clicking the »Like-« button or leaving a comment in a comment field, your browser will also transmit this information directly to the provider, where it will be stored and possibly used and published. Purpose and scope of the data collection as described above pertain above all to marketing activities of the provider. You find more information on these activities as well as on your rights and configuration possibilities directly with the respective provider in its privacy statement. If you do not want a provider to collect data pertaining to your person on our websites, you will have to deactivate plugins in your web browser. If you wish to avoid the allocation to a potentially existent user account, you should log out of the related platform before visiting our websites. By visiting our websites, you consent to the conditions presented above.
Server log files
In order to optimize our website with regard to system performance, user-friendliness and the provision of useful information about our services, the website provider automatically collects and stores information in so-called server log files, which your browser transfers to us automatically. This includes your internet protocol address (IP address), browser and language settings, operating system, referral URL, your internet service provider and date/time.
This data is not aggregated with sources of personal data. We retain the right to examine this data at a later point in time if we have concrete evidence of unlawful use.
If you have any further questions in relation to bluesource´s data protection policies, you can contact us at any time using datenschutz(at)bluesource.at.