Spirent Communications plc (together, we or us) are committed to protecting and respecting the privacy of the individuals who use websites operated by Spirent Communications plc and any of its associated companies.
What is a Cookie?
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 to us doing so. It contains information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive, and helps us to distinguish you from other users of our website.
What Cookies do we use?
Our websites use both 1st party cookies (which are set by the website being visited) and 3rd party cookies (which are set by a server located outside the domain of the relevant website).
Functional cookies allow the website to remember the choices you make (such as your user name, language or the region you are in) and provide enhanced, more personal features.
The information that these cookies collect is anonymous and they cannot track your browsing activity on other sites.
Analytics cookies are used to store information, such as what time your current visit occurred, whether you have been to the website before, and what site referred you to the web page. The analytics cookies that we use include cookies provided by Google and Contentful. They contain no personally identifiable information but they will use your computer's IP address to know from where in the world you are accessing the Internet.
In relation to the Google cookies that we use, Google stores the information collected by these cookies on servers in the United States. Google may transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf.
In relation to the Contentful cookies that we use, Contentful stores the information collected by these cookies on servers in the United States. Contentful may transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Contentful’s behalf.
Marketing cookies are third-party cookies, that are used to collect information about your visit to the website. The marketing cookies that we use include cookies provided by Google (GoogleAdWords), Contentful, Marketo and Wistia. This information may be used to serve relevant ads to you across the internet based on the pages you visit.
Personally identifiable information is collected by the Contentful, Marketo and Wistia cookies that we use, but only if you have completed a form authorising such collection.
How Long do Cookies Last?
The cookies used on our websites may include both session cookies (which expire at the end of a browser session, once you exit your browser) and persistent cookies (which remain in your browser or computer memory after the session has ended). Session cookies are typically used for purposes such as remembering what you have put into your shopping basket, and for helping to ensure security of online financial transactions, within any individual session. Persistent cookies allow the website to remember your preferences or actions from one website to the next. If you wish to remove persistent cookies from your browser or computer memory, please see Section 5 below.
How Do I Manage Cookies?
You can adjust your cookie preferences by clicking here.
If you want to clear all cookies left behind by the websites you have visited, please refer to your browser manufacturer's instructions by clicking "Help" in your browser menu. Alternatively, you may visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org, to obtain detailed information on how to prevent cookies from being set on your particular browser.
Please note that by deleting or disabling browser cookies, you may not be able to use certain areas or features of our website.