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IoT Developer Privacy Statement



We, Analog Devices, Inc. (“ADI”), provide information about our data processing practices relating to our Internet of Things (“IoT”) offerings to developers in this IoT Developer Privacy Statement (“Privacy Statement”). This Privacy Statement applies to our ADIConnect feature (“Cloud Solution”), our mobile device applications, including vPulse and vPump (“App”) and the websites to which the Cloud Solution and the App connect (“Site”). We provide access to the Cloud Solution, the App and the Site (collectively “Applications”) only to corporate customers and prospective customers subject to the ADI IoT Terms of Use (“Terms”) - NOT FOR CONSUMERS OR PERSONAL OR HOUSEHOLD PURPOSES AND NOT FOR ANY MEDICAL DIAGNOSIS OR TREATMENT PURPOSES.


Categories of Personal Data

When you first access or when you use the Applications, we may request that you provide personal data such as name, email address, company affiliation, telephone number and the like. We may request personal data to facilitate future communications, purchases of ADI products, or so that you can receive software, tools, information or other materials from us.

When you use the Applications, you or your device may transmit information that we automatically collect, such as IP address, operating system, heartrate, location, browser information, Web pages visited, links clicked, etc.


Purposes of Data Collection

We use personal data to provide and improve the Applications and other ADI products and to provide you with information about us, our products and our business.


Your Choices

Our Applications are voluntary. If you do not wish us to collect personal data, you can refrain from using our Applications.


Cookie Notice

A cookie is a tiny piece of text placed on your computer’s hard drive by a website you visit. For information about how we use cookies, please see our analog.com website Privacy & Security Statement.


Processing and Storage of Personal Data

We use and store data in the United States and other locations worldwide.


Sharing of Personal Data

We do not share your individual personal data with third parties, except as follows:

  • With your consent.
  • We use affiliated and unaffiliated service providers all over the world that help us deliver our service and run our business subject to strict confidentiality agreements.
  • We share aggregated usage statistics that cannot be used to identify you individually.
  • We will disclose data as required by law or to protect you, other users, us or third parties from harm, including fraud, data security breaches or where someone's physical safety seems at risk.
  • In a reorganization or sale of our company or assets, your data may be transferred, subject to the acquirer accepting the commitments made in this Statement and compliance with applicable law.

Data Retention

We retain personal data for as long as needed to provide our services. We retain data collected for analysis (heartrate, location, temperature, etc.) for the duration of your development instance. If you request to have your personal data removed, we will delete, de-identify or archive it within 30 days of your request.

We retain web logs, access data and aggregate technical information as long as permitted by law.

We will also retain personal data as necessary to comply with legal obligations, resolve disputes or enforce our agreements.


Third Party Links

Links on the Site to third party websites are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave the Site. We have not reviewed all third party sites and we do not control and are not responsible for their content or their privacy and security policies. We do not endorse or make any representations about third party sites, or about any information, software or other products or materials found there, or about any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of these third party sites, you do so at your own risk.


Security

We have implemented reasonable information security practices designed to help safeguard your personal data. We do not authorize our employees or service providers to access or use personal data unless they have a need to know it in connection with performing their employment duties or providing services to us.

While we will continue to exercise diligence and use reasonable measures to protect the security of the Applications, we cannot warrant that all internet communications will be absolutely secure. If you have any questions about this Security Statement, please contact us at external.webmaster@analog.com.


Effective Date and Changes

If you have questions about our Privacy Statement or our mobile and website security, please email us at external.webmaster@analog.com.