Privacy Statement

We welcome you on our website and thank you for your interest in our company and services. 

 

Privacy protection is an important issue for us. Therefore we act in accordance with the applicable laws in the European Union for privacy protection the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

 

The following information refers to the websites ecs-network.de, ecs-network.com, ecs-network.org, ecs-network.eu, ecs-network.info, e-com-s.de and ecs-network.net run by
ecs Beratung & Service GmbH, Manzingerweg 9, 81241 Munich, Germany.
They do not apply to third party websites to which you might be directed via some links from our website.

 

We inform you in the following paragraphs which personal information we collect during your visit on our website and how we use and manage it.

Personal information is data with which an individual can be identified, such as name, address, e-mail address and possibly the IP address. Information which does not (or only with unreasonable effort) allow any connection to you, for example because data is anonymized, is not personal information.

 

As a matter of principle, our website can be used anonymously, that is, without giving a name or other contact data.

 

1. Logfiles

 

When entering our website, our webspace providers collect data of each access which is stored in logfiles. These contain the following data: the webpage that has been accessed, timestamp, transferred data volume, http statuscode, browser version and operating system, referrer URL, Visitor's IP address.

Logfiles are not stored together with other personal information of the user.

 

Legal basis for storing logfiles (and especially visitors' IP address) is Art.6, par. 1, lit. f of the GDPR (legitimate interest of the controller). There is a legitimate interest, because storing a visitor's IP address is necessary in order to deliver the webpage to the visitor's computer. Moreover, logfiles are stored for statistical analysis needed to operate the website, ensure its security and improve the quality of service. They are not used for marketing purposes. Logfiles are collected by our providers, Raidboxes GmbH, Münster, Strato GmbH, Berlin and 1&1 Internet SE, Montabaur and are stored for a maximum Duration of 7 days. After that, they are either deleted (Raidboxes) or anonymized (Strato, 1&1). Our providers, with whom we have accordingly concluded data processing contracts, also adhere to the GDPR's rules, using logfiles exclusively to ensure a trouble-free operation of the website or the the domains referring to it.

 

2. Cookies

 

Our website uses cookies in order to facilitate a better user experience. Specifically this means that we currently store users' language preferences for one hour.  Also in this case, the legal basis is Art. 6, par. 1, lit f of the GDPR, as the data storage is technically needed in order to enable the website's functionality.

 

Upon visiting our site, users are informed about our use of cookies and can prevent or limit this either by changing browser preferences, and can also delete them. If cookies are inactivated or deleted for our website, this could mean that certain functions do not work properly anymore. Concretely, the user's language preference is lost when re-loading our website.

 

3. Google Maps

 

This website uses Google Maps API in order to show geographical information and to enable route planning. Upon clicking on the map picture on our website, a link to Google Maps with the geographical location of ecs will be opened. Google Maps is a service of Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA94043, USA. By using this website, map picture, you agree to the collection, processing and usage of Data by Google, one of its representatives or third parties. More information about Google's data processing policy can be found in their terms

 

We will only collect, use and process personal information if this is legal or you have agreed to the data capture. Under no circumstance will we pass on your personal information to third parties without your consent. An exception to this is the data transfer to authorities because of legal requests and data recording or disclosure obligations.

If you seek contact with us via e-mail or contact forms, we will only use your data in order to process your request.

 

On our website there are hyperlinks to third party websites. On clicking these links you are directly lead to these third party websites. We cannot assume any liability for the use of your data on these websites, as we do not have any influence whether these providers conform to the legal privacy requirements. Please inform yourself about these companies' privacy policies directly on their websites.

 

You are entitled to receive on request free of charge information about the personal data recorded about you. You are also entitled to have this data inactivated or deleted if this is not in contrast to any legal obligations (such as storage obligations).

 

In this case or if you have any more comments or queries regarding our privacy policy please refer to our internal data protection officer:

 

Cynaida Rank

ecs Beratung & Service GmbH

Manzingerweg 9

81241 Munich, Germany

privacy@ecs-network.com

 

Privacy statement as of May 25, 2018