Privacy policy

Protecting your private information is our priority. This Statement of Privacy applies to and Big Data Federation, Inc. (“BDF”) and governs data collection and usage. For the purposes of this Privacy Policy, unless otherwise noted, all references to Big Data Federation, Inc. include and BDF. The BDF website is an Information site. By using the BDF website, you consent to the data practices described in this statement.

Collection of your Personal Information

In order to better provide you with products and services offered on our Site, BDF may collect personally identifiable information, such as your:

  • First and Last Name
  • E-mail Address
  • Phone Number
  • Employer

We do not collect any personal information about you unless you voluntarily provide it to us. However, you may be required to provide certain personal information to us when you elect to use certain products or services available on the Site. These may include: (a) registering for an account on our Site; (b) sending us an email message. To wit, we will use your information for, but not limited to, communicating with you in relation to services and/or products you have requested from us. We also may gather additional personal or non-personal information in the future.

Use of your Personal Information

BDF collects and uses your personal information to operate its website(s) and deliver the services you have requested.

BDF may also use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from BDF and its affiliates.

Sharing Information with Third Parties

BDF does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties.

BDF may share data with trusted partners to help perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries. All such third parties are prohibited from using your personal information except to provide these services to BDF, and they are required to maintain the confidentiality of your information.

BDF may disclose your personal information, without notice, if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on BDF or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of BDF; and/or (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of BDF, or the public.

Tracking User Behavior

BDF may keep track of the websites and pages our users visit within BDF, in order to determine what BDF services are the most popular. This data is used to deliver customized content and advertising within BDF to customers whose behavior indicates that they are interested in a particular subject area.

Automatically Collected Information

Information about your computer hardware and software may be automatically collected by BDF. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used for the operation of the service, to maintain quality of the service, and to provide general statistics regarding use of the BDF website.

Use of Cookies

The BDF website may use “cookies” to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize BDF pages, or register with BDF site or services, a cookie helps BDF to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same BDF website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the BDF features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the BDF services or websites you visit.

Children Under Thirteen

BDF does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

E-mail Communications

From time to time, BDF may contact you via email for the purpose of providing announcements, promotional offers, alerts, confirmations, surveys, and/or other general communication.

Changes to this Statement

BDF reserves the right to change this Privacy Policy from time to time. We will notify you about significant changes in the way we treat personal information by sending a notice to the primary email address specified in your account, by placing a prominent notice on our site, and/or by updating any privacy information on this page. Your continued use of the Site and/or Services available through this Site after such modifications will constitute your: (a) acknowledgment of the modified Privacy Policy; and (b) agreement to abide and be bound by that Policy.

Contact Information

BDF welcomes your questions or comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that BDF has not adhered to this Statement, please contact BDF at:

Big Data Federation, Inc.
990 Linden Drive, Suite 220
Santa Clara, California 95050