Collection of Personal Information - During your use of the Website, you may be asked to voluntarily provide personal information (such as your personal name, email address, postal address, telephone number, fax number) to TorIX. If you choose not to provide certain personal information, you may not be able to use certain features of the Website and TorIX may not be able to provide certain services to you.
Use of Personal Information - TorIX provides services of an Internet Exchange point, and will use your personal information to operate, maintain and manage the exchange and the services provided through the Website. Specifically, TorIX will use your personal information for the following purposes, and as otherwise permitted by applicable law: (1) to contact and correspond with you regarding the services requested by you; (2) to allow other members of the exchange to contact you regarding peering related operations; (3) to administer your exchange port; (4) to administer your route server sessions; (5) to otherwise provide to you services requested by you; and (6) to improve TorIX's operations generally. As an exchange point, TorIX will also use your personal information in order to comply with the rules, requirements, policies, guidelines or policies adopted by our membership as they may exist or be amended from time to time. TorIX will not sell your information to any third party without your permission; however, you agree that certain contact information will be available to any other member of the exchange and that TorIX will not be involved in enforcing how other members may use this information.
Disclosure of Personal Information - TorIX may disclose your personal information in the following circumstances, and as otherwise permitted by applicable law:
Affiliates, Agents and Suppliers. TorIX may disclose your personal information to its affiliates, agents, suppliers and service providers, for use in connection with matters relating to your use of the Website or the provision of services or information that have been specifically requested by you. If at any time you do not wish your personal information to be disclosed to certain or any other persons, please contact us by email at admin [at] torix.ca.
Law Enforcement and Legal Disclosure. TorIX may disclose your personal information to a government institution that has asserted its lawful authority to obtain the information or where TorIX has reasonable grounds to believe the information could be useful in the investigation of unlawful activity, or to comply with a subpoena or warrant or an order made by a court, person or body with jurisdiction to compel the production of information, or to comply with court rules regarding the production of records and information, or to its legal counsel.
Non-Personal Information - Like many other websites, the Website automatically collects certain non-personal information regarding Website users, such as the date and time you access the Website, the internet address of the website from which you linked to the Website, the operating system you are using, and the Website pages read and images viewed. This non-personal information is used for system administration purposes and to improve the Website. Non-personal information may be disclosed to other persons and permanently archived for future use. The Website also uses "cookies", a technology that installs a small amount of information on a Website user`s computer to permit the Website to recognize future visits using that computer. A cookie cannot read data from your hard-drive. Cookies enhance the convenience and use of the Website. You may choose to decline cookies if your browser permits, but doing so may affect your ability to access or use certain features of the Website.
Links - The Website may contain links to other websites or internet resources. When you click on one of those links you are contacting another website. TorIX.ca has no responsibility or liability for or control over those other websites or their collection, use and disclosure of your personal information.