Last revised 08.2018
When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. This information can be about you, your preferences or your device and is mostly used to make the site work as you expect it to. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalized web experience.
What are Cookies?
A cookie is a small, encrypted data string our server writes to your hard drive that contains your unique information. Cookies in the Progress Properties may collect a unique identifier, user preferences and navigation information and page preference. Progress’ server will query your browser to see if there are ‘cookies’ previously set by the Progress Properties. A cookie cannot be used to access or otherwise compromise the data on your hard drive.
We may use both session cookies (which expire once you close your web browser) and persistent cookies (which stay on your computer until you delete them) and other technologies to help us collect information such as domain names, IP address (which may consist of a static or dynamic IP-address, and will sometimes point to a specific identifiable computer or device), browser type, operating system, access times, referring/exit web site addresses, information regarding your experience with our Progress Properties, and other data (“Other Information”) to enhance your experience using the Sites.
Strictly Necessary Cookies
These cookies are necessary for the website to function and cannot be switched off in our systems. They are usually only set in response to actions made by you which amount to a request for services, such as setting your privacy preferences, logging in or filling in forms. These cookies do not store any personally identifiable information.
These cookies allow us to count visits and traffic sources so we can measure and improve the performance of our site. They help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and see how visitors move around the site.
All information these cookies collect is aggregated and therefore anonymous. These cookies track when you have visited our site and able to monitor its performance accordingly when reassessed.
These cookies enable the website to provide enhanced functionality and personalization. They may be set by us or by third party providers whose services we have added to our pages.
Changing your cookie settings
Please note that internet browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. These settings are usually found in the ‘options’ or ‘preferences’ menu of your internet browser. Otherwise you should use the ‘Help’ option in your internet browser for more details.