Method Park Software AG
Telefon: +49 (0)9131-97206-0
Fax: +49 (0)9131-97206-200
Court of registration: Fürth
Registration number: HRB 8609
Value Added Tax identification number according to § 27 a Value Added Tax Act (Umsatzsteuergesetz): DE 217 807 142
Executive Board with authority to represent
Prof. Dr. Bernd Hindel (CEO)
Dr. Erich Meier
Dr. Martin Geier
Responsible for the editorial contents according to § 10 paragraph 3 MDStV (Interstate Agreement on Media Services)
Esra Cakmak (address as above)
Data Protection Official
Dr. Uwe Hehn (address as above)
Method Park is committed to protecting your internet privacy. You can visit most pages on our site without giving us any information about yourself.
In some cases, however, we need your name and possibly some other personal information. Generally, this information is requested when you subscribe our newsletter, enter a contest, or want to download evaluation version of our products. In these cases, we will request that you enter your name, your e-mail address, or other personal information that we need to offer you the requested service. We respect the privacy of your personal information; we will not disclose or sell this information to third parties for their personal use.
Security of your Personal Information
The websites of Method Park are protected against loss, unauthorized use, or changes. We also protect your personal information in accordance with the rules and regulations of the relevant data protection acts. We may also use this information to notify you of new products and services from Method Park. However, Method Park cannot guarantee the safety of the transmitted information in all cases. The transmission of data is done at your risk.
Site Visitation Statistics
We collect information about where in the internet the visitors on our website come from, what hardware they use and which pages they visit within our website. This information, however, is never linked with any personal information you might give us during your visit. We use this information to recognize trends and create statistics - to ensure our site is relevant to your needs.
According to (german) data protection law, you have to inform your visitors about using a web analyitcs tool on your website. This information could (should) be placed on a data protection related page (e.g. privacy statement). The information text could look like this:
"We use products of WiredMinds AG (www.wiredminds.de) for marketing and optimization purposes. These products collect and process your personal data and use it to create usage profiles under a pseudonym. These usage profiles are fully anonymized where possible and appropriate. We and WiredMinds employ cookies and/or Web beacons (also known as tracking pixels) on this Web site. We transfer the data we collect about you, which may also include personal data, to WiredMinds or WiredMinds gathers this data directly. WiredMinds is entitled to use information that you leave behind by visiting our Web sites to create anonymized usage profiles. The data collected shall not be used to personally identify visitors to this Web site without the express permission of the party affected and shall not be merged with personal data about the bearer of the pseudonym. Any IP addresses recorded are anonymized immediately by deleting the last number block. Permission to collect and store data in the future may be revoked at any time." Furthermore, you should offer your visitors the possibility to disagree with the usage of their visit data on your website. If you place the following link on your website (e.g. on the page with your privacy statement), a visitor can click on the link, so the visitor's data no longer will be collected by the web analytics tool. This functionality is cookie based and therefore browser dependant.
You can refuse the use of Google Analytics by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie will be set on the computer, which prevents the future collection of your data when visiting this website:
Disable Google Analytics
Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/gb.html or at https://www.google.de/intl/en_uk/policies/. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics code is supplemented by “gat._anonymizeIp();” to ensure an anonymized collection of IP addresses (so called IP-masking).