Privacy and Cookies Policy

This statement sets out the fundamentals on which any personal information we collect from you, or that you provide to us via the Bigdata Communications Ltd website or any other source, will be processed by us.

Information we may collect from you

Your privacy is important to us. You can visit and browse our website without telling us who you are and without revealing any information about yourself to us.

If you have an enquiry or require information from Bigdata Communications Ltd, you may choose to give us your personal information, such as your name and contact details, to enable us to correspond to you. Your details may need to be shared with Bigdata Communications Ltd regional or country’s representatives being part of Bigdata Communications Ltd Group. This may mean that your information is transferred to your country or your region who will response to your enquiry or provide you with the information you needed from Bigdata Communications Ltd.

When we collect personal information from you in connection with an enquiry, we will ask you for your consent to allow us to hold these contact details on a database for marketing-related purposes and for the provision of offers of related services which we believe may be of interest to you. If you give consent to us, we would extract some information about that query in an anonymous format and combine it with other anonymous information required for marketing and advertising purposes. This anonymous information is used and analysed only at cumulative level to help us to understand trends and patterns and none of this information is visible or reviewed at an individual level.

If we do not ask you for your consent to allow us to hold your personal information in any form or source where we capture your information, be right assured that we would not use your contact details for marketing-related purposes except only for response to your enquiry.

We may retain details of your visits to our website including, but not limited to, traffic data, location data, web logs and other communication data, whether this is required for our own specified purposes or otherwise, and the resources that you access.

We will only use your personal information in a way that is fair with reference to the purposes which are either disclosed to you or are relevant to the reason for your giving us the information.

Cookies and IP addresses

We may collect information about your computer, including where available your IP address, operating system and browser type, for system administration and to report cumulative information to our advertisers. This is statistical data about our users’ browsing actions and patterns, and does not identify any individual.

For the same reason, we may obtain information about your general internet usage by using a cookie file which is stored on the hard drive of your computer. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer’s hard drive. They help us to improve our website and to deliver a better and more personalised service. They enable us:

  •    To estimate our audience size and usage pattern.

  •    To speed up your searches.

  •    To recognise you when you return to our website.

You may refuse to accept cookies by not hitting or clicking on the “Got It” red rectangular button on top right conner of the website or by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies. However, if you select this setting and reject the cookies you may be unable to access certain parts of our website. Unless you have adjusted your browser setting so that it will refuse cookies, or refuse to accept our cookies conditions by not hitting or clicking on the “Got It” red button as describe above, our system will issue cookies when you log on to our website.

Where we store your personal data

All information you provide to us is stored on our servers which are security protected in the United States.

The data that we collect from you may be accessed outside the United States. It may also be processed by staff operating outside the United States or Nigeria who work for us. Such staff maybe engaged in, among other things, the fulfilment of your order or to response to your enquiry, the processing of your payment details and the provision of support services. By submitting your personal data, you agree to this access or processing. We will take all steps reasonably necessary to ensure that your data is treated securely and in accordance with this privacy and cookies policy.

Unfortunately, the transmission of information via the internet is not completely secure. Although we will do our best to protect your personal data, we cannot guarantee the security of your data transmitted to our website; any transmission is at your own risk. Once we have received your information, we will use strict procedures and security features to try to prevent unauthorised access.

Disclosure of your information

We would not disclose your personal information to any third-party except:

  •    If we are under a duty to disclose or share your personal data in order to comply with any legal obligation, or in order to enforce or apply our terms of use and other agreements, or to protect the rights, property, or safety of Bigdata Communications and our customers, or it is required by a lawful action of a competent Court of Jurisdiction in the United States or in Nigeria. In case of these sorts of reasons for the disclosure of your personal data, we will send you notification of such disclosure.

  •    If the Bigdata Communications Ltd group of companies or substantially all of its assets are acquired by a third party, in which case personal data held by it about its customers will be one of the transferred assets.

Your rights

You have the right to ask us not to process your personal data for marketing purposes. We will usually inform you before collecting your data if we intend to use your data for such purposes. You can exercise your right to prevent such processing by checking certain boxes on the forms we use to collect your data. You can also exercise the right at any time by contacting us or by mailing us.

Our website may, from time to time, contain links to and from the websites of our partner networks, advertisers and affiliates. If you follow a link to any of these websites, please note that these websites have their own privacy policies and that we do not accept any responsibility or liability for these policies. Please check these policies before you submit any personal data to these websites.

Changes to our privacy and cookies policy

Any changes we may make to our privacy policy in the future will be posted on this page.

Contact

To contact us in relation to this privacy and cookies statement, please write to:

Bigdata Communications Ltd
43 Adedoyin Street
Ikeja, Lagos.
Nigeria.


This Privacy and Cookies Policy was last updated 14:00 (GMT) on Monday September 26th, 2017.