Aimsun Cookies Policy

Aimsun informs you that your personal data will not be collected if you implement cookies on this website. The purpose of cookies is to offer an optimal browsing experience and to improve Aimsun’s services based on your use of published content or visits to different sections of the website.

1. GENERAL INFORMATION

a) What you need to know about cookies

Cookies are small files that store information on your mobile devices when you use this platform.

Cookies are associated with the browser of a specific computer or device. As a result, it is possible for Aimsun to recognize your browsers after you visit the website for the first time. Cookies also permit Aimsun to determine your browsing preferences and to evaluate whether or not to use them as indicators to improve content and website browsing.

b) Cookies used by Aimsun

The following table includes the details, purpose and types of cookies that have been implemented in this platform. To aid your understanding, the definition of first-party and third-party cookies is as follows:

First-party cookies: Cookies managed by Aimsun and installed from its resources to your equipment or devices.

Third-party cookies: Cookies managed by other companies and installed from their equipment and/or domains to your equipment.

2. COOKIES

2.1. Types of cookies used by Aimsun

Cookie ID: _ga
Purpose: Distinction of Users
Date of expiry: 2 years
First-party or third-party cookie: Third-party
Responsible for cookie: Google

Cookie ID: _gid
Purpose: Distinction of Users
Date of expiry: 24 hours
First-party or third-party cookie: Third-party
Responsible for cookie: Google

2.2. Warning about the use of cookies and other spamming techniques

This website uses cookies to facilitate the user experience and navigation. You can configure a warning to your browser to pop up on the screen and prevent the installation of these cookies on your hard drive.

For more information, see point 4 below, or consult the instructions and manuals of your browser.

In order to access or browse Aimsun’s website or use the platform, it is not necessary to allow the installation of cookies, although this may mean that you can’t access certain services or sections.

The Aimsun website does not implement “spamming” techniques. It will only deal with the data you transmit by the use of the electronic forms enabled, emails or content provided through the services of the website and for the purposes expressed in its Legal Notice and Privacy Policy.

3. ACCEPTANCE OF COOKIES ON THIS WEBSITE

Law 34/2002, July 11th, on Services of the Information Society and Electronic Commerce (hereinafter, LSSICE) in relation to cookies, requires that you must be informed prior to the browsing experience on the platform about the use, type and purpose of cookies. For this reason, Aimsun has implemented an informative notice compliant with this law, that is displayed as soon as users access this website, before they begin browsing.

You are presented with two options when you access the website: the first is an alert that will allow you to access to this informative text; the second is a button to accept the installation of cookies in the corresponding device(s).

If you omit the acceptance of the use of cookies and continue to browse the website, Aimsun will take this as tacit consent on your part and will apply and use the cookies as described in the previous section. With this action, the company will comply with the requirements established by the LSSICE.

4. HOW TO UNINSTALL COOKIES FROM YOUR BROWSER

If you wish to uninstall cookies from your browser, consult the relevant link(s) below depending on the browser(s) installed on your terminal equipment.

Google Chrome

Safari

Mozilla Firefox

Internet Explorer

Opera

If you uninstall the cookies from your browser, you could have problems accessing or navigating to certain parts of the website.

5. SOCIAL NETWORKING COOKIES

Finally, Aimsun informs you that the platform does not manage social networks or third-party platforms such as Twitter, YouTube or Facebook, where Aimsun has a corporative presence. Therefore, Aimsun is not responsible for the cookies installed by these third-party platforms.

It is your responsibility to consult the Privacy and Cookies Policies of these networks and decide whether to accept them or not.

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