Herrmann Cookie Policy effective as of March 1, 2019

Introduction

This Cookie Policy (“Policy”) provides information about how and when, Hermann International, Inc., ("Herrmann", “we” or “us” or “our”) uses cookies on its website.  For purposes of this Policy, the term, "website" refers to www.herrmannsolutions.com, and any other websites that the we operate and that link to this Policy.

Do Herrmann Websites Use Cookies?

Yes.  We and our technology support service providers use cookies and other technologies to ensure secure user access to websites and to create an efficient and pleasant user experience.

What is a Cookie?

A cookie is a small data file that is placed on your hard drive by a web application.  When you use that web application or other applications in the same domain, the application can read the information stored in the cookie to retrieve the data it previously saved there.

We have listed below some of the cookies that our websites will place on your hard drive.  Some of these cookies are set by the websites themselves, and some are set by third party services we use for technical support, web application monitoring, and user support services.

Why Do the Websites Use Cookies?

When you visit a website, we place cookies, including those listed below in your browser.  

We use some cookies to enable you to navigate our websites and to securely use website features and applications.  These cookies are referred to as "Required" in the table below. The primary reason we use these cookies is to confirm your identity as you use the website and its applications and to enable you to access to your data.

We use other cookies to store information you have entered or choices you make (such as your username) to provide enhanced, more personal features, to improve our websites and services and to help us provide you with relevant messages and marketing communications.  We refer to these cookies as "Functional" in the table below. We may use our own technology or third party services to track and analyze usage and volume statistical information. For example, we use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA as a processor to help us analyze how our websites are used and to improve our websites.

Additional cookies on our sites, referred to as "Third Party" in the table below are placed by third parties in connection with content or services they provide in connection with our websites.  

Information on Some Specific Cookies

Some cookies that may be set by our websites use are listed below.  This list may not be exhaustive.

Category

Cookie

Purpose

Management

Required

SESSID

Used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis

Because required cookies are essential to operate the websites there is no option to opt out of these cookies

__cfduid

Used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis

__cfduid

Used to identify individual clients behind a shared IP address and apply security settings on a per-client basis

__hssc

Used to keeps track of sessions

__hssrc

Used to determine if the user has restarted the browser

Functional

_ga

Google Analytics analytical cookie used to distinguish users

To manage functional cookies on our websites, consult your individual browser settings for cookies.


Disallowing a cookie may impact functionality when using our websites.


To opt out from data collection by Google Analytics, you can download and install a browser add-on, here.

gadwp_wg_default_dimension

Google Analytics cookies used by system administrators

gadwp_wg_default_metric

Google Analytics cookies used by system administrators

gadwp_wg_default_swmetric

Used to collect visitor statistics for Google Analytics

__hstc

The main cookie for tracking visitors

Hubspotutk

Used to keep track of a visitor's identity

Third Party

Herrmann Help Center

The Herrmann Help Center hosts our user documentation and allows users to create support tickets if they encounter issues with the websites. The help center is managed by Zendesk, and they maintain their own cookie policy

See

https://herrmann.zendesk.com/hc/en-us for information on Zendesk cookies

Youtube.com

Herrmann uses Youtube to display video content in its websites