Our Commitment to Privacy
Your privacy is important to us. SAS, our subsidiaries and affiliates ("SAS" or "we") are providing this notice to describe and explain our online information practices and the choices you can make about the way your information is collected and used.
The Information We Collect and How We Collect ItIn general, you can visit this website without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself. There are times, however, when we may need information from you. Personal information like your name, postal address and e-mail address is obtained only when voluntarily submitted. SAS collects this information in several ways:
Your SAS Profile
Web Server Logs
Other pages on the site may set cookies to collect aggregate usage information that we use to improve how the site works. Cookies may also be used on our site to remember certain choices you make, such as your geographical region, your user name, or other personalization or customization. We use these cookies to improve your user experience so we can better serve you when you return to our site. SAS will consider your use of the Web site as your consent for SAS to set these types of cookies.
Personalized URL Links and Personalized Message Content
How We Use Your InformationSAS may use your personal information to:
How We Share Your InformationWe may share the personal data you provide with other SAS entities and/or business partners for purposes related to those described above. We will not sell, rent or lease to others your personally identifiable information. SAS reserves the right to disclose any and all pertinent information to law enforcement or other governmental officials as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate.
Choice / Opt-OutSAS offers you the choice of receiving different types of communication and information related to our company, products and services. You may subscribe to e-newsletters or other publications; you may also elect to receive marketing communications and other special offers from us via e-mail. If at any time you would like to change your communication preferences, we provide unsubscribe links and an opt-out mechanism for your convenience. You may also access and manage your preferences from your SAS Profile page.
Our Commitment to Data SecuritySAS is concerned about the security of your information. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure, to maintain data accuracy, and to ensure the appropriate use of information, we have put in place reasonable physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect online. We use encryption technology when collecting or transferring sensitive data such as credit card information. Credit card numbers are used only for processing payment and are not used for other purposes.
External LinksLinks to third-party websites from this website are provided solely as a convenience to you. If you use these links, you will leave this site. We have not reviewed these third-party sites and do not control them. SAS does not assume responsibility for any of these sites, their content, or their privacy policies. SAS does not endorse or make any representations about them or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third-party sites linked to this site, you do so at your own risk.
Changes to This StatementIf there are updates to the terms of SAS' online Privacy Statement, we will post those changes here and update the revision date in this document so that you will always know what information we collect online, how we use it, and what choices you have. Your continued use of SAS' website following the posting of changes to this Privacy Statement means you accept those changes.
Your Acceptance of These TermsBy using SAS' website, you signify your assent to this Privacy Statement.
How to Contact UsShould you have comments or questions about this Privacy Statement, you may e-mail us at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
You may also contact us via postal mail at the following address:
SAS Institute Inc.
Revised May 25, 2012