Cookie Policy

Last Updated: October 24, 2017

This Cookie Policy describes the different types of cookies and similar technologies that we use on our website.

What is a cookie?

Cookies are small files of letters and numbers that are downloaded onto your computer or mobile or other handheld device when you access certain websites. These text files can be read by these websites and help to identify you when you return to a website. Cookies can be ‘persistent’ or ‘session’ cookies. Persistent cookies remain on your computer after your browser is closed, while session cookies are deleted automatically once you close your browser.

What cookies do we use?

We use cookies to help us understand how people use our website, so that we can keep improving the online experience of our visitors. For example, we may remember you have visited us before, customize elements of the website, and collect anonymous statistical information about you and how you use the website, including how long you have spent on the site and from where you have come to the website.

Our website uses ‘third party cookies’ set by reputable companies we work with to help analyze how our website is used and help deliver relevant advertisements to you when you are online.
Some of the cookies we commonly use are listed in the following charts. The charts are not an exhaustive list, but are intended to illustrate some of the reasons we set cookies. If you visit one of our web sites, the site may set some or all of the following cookies:

Performance and analytics cookies

These cookies help us analyze how you use our website, and improve the way it works so we can deliver the best possible experience.

Cookie nameWhen do cookies expire?What cookies doesMore information
Google AnalitycsUtilizes data collected to track and examine the use of our website, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services. Google may use the data collected to contextualize and personalize the advertisements of its own advertising network.Google Privacy Policy
_gid24 hoursOpt out
ga12 months
gat1 minute
NID12 months
Optimizely10 yearsAnalyzes audience to improve website design and content.Optimizely Privacy Policy
optimizelyBucketsOpt out
optimizelySegments
optimizelyEndUserId
Marketo MunchkinAnalyzes browsing activity across sites to establish user profile.Marketo Privacy Policy
_mkto_trk12 monthsOpt out
BIGipServerabjweb_app_httpsSession
LinkedinAutomatically completes data fields with user’s Linkedin information if signed in with Linkedin.Linkedin Cookie Policy
JSESSIONID24 monthsOpt out
Bcookie24 months
Bscookie24 months
LangSession
lidc24 hours
Adobe AnalyticsAnalyzes audience to improve website design and content.

Adobe Privacy Policy
s-ccSessionOpt out
s_sqSession
s-vi24 months

Advertising cookies

These cookies collect information about your activities on our website and other sites to provide you targeted advertising which is more engaging and relevant. This information helps to place you in a market segment and is collected in relation to a unique ID. It does not include your personal information, but may include information about the city and country you are in, the name of your service provider, or the type of device you are using.

Cookie nameWhen do cookies expire?What cookies doesMore information
Google AdWords/Double clickConnects the activity of our website with the Google Adwords advertising network and the Doubleclick Cookie.Google Ads Privacy Policy
IDE24 monthsOpt out
Test_cookie5 hours
WPromoteTracks lead generation and source.WPromote Privacy Policy
_wmb6 monthsOpt out
_wma6 months
TwitterAnalyzes audience to improve website design and content. Tracks the effectiveness of an advertisement to see if visitor completed a web form and re-targets website visitors.Twitter Privacy Policy
_twitter_sessSessionOpt out
guest_id, k24 months
metrics_token50 days
ct024 hours
external_referer8 days
tfw_exp14 days
personalization_id24 months
lang
Session

Do not track

Our website does not respond to Do Not Track signals, but we do not track your activities once you leave our website. You may disable certain tracking (e.g., by removing cookies).

How to manage cookies

Most web browsers automatically accept cookies. Unless you have adjusted your browser settings so that it will refuse cookies, cookies will be set when you access our website. By using and browsing our website, you consent to cookies being used in accordance with this Cookie Policy. If you do not consent, you must either disable cookies or refrain from using our website.

You can block cookies by using the opt-out links provided in the tables above, or by changing your browser settings so that cookies from our website cannot be placed on your computer or mobile device. Information on enabling or disabling cookies can be found on your Internet browser provider’s website via your help screen.

Further information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them, is available at www.allaboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.