Cookies can be used for collecting the following data, for example:
- visitor’s IP address
- browser type
- operating system
- screen resolution
- from where the visitor came to the website (search engine, direct link, etc.)
- previous visits to the website
- pages used
Website’s own cookies
The website’s own cookies can be used for storing visitor-related data and settings intended for the use of the website, such as username, service login information, language or region preference. The data is used for implementing and customizing the functionality of the website and retaining the visitor’s preferences. These cookies can be essential to the functionality and use of the website. Cookies do not store data that would be used for marketing or tracking the visitors in other services or websites.
We use services provided by third parties to collect website visitor statistics and analyze the data. Our purpose is to develop the quality and content of our website in a user-driven way. To implement visitor tracking and analytics, the services can store their own cookies, as well as utilize and combine data stored by the service from the same visitor on different website.
We ensure that the cloud or other web services we use outside the EU or European Economic Area operate in compliance with the Personal Data Act.
Further information on the operation, collected data, cookie usage, and data privacy of each service provider is available on the website of each service provider.
We also use external services on the website to track marketing and improve our service to our customers, for example. Short descriptions of the external services we use are listed below. We recommend that you also see the services’ own data privacy practices.
Google Analytics is Google’s tracking tool which collects such data as how many visitors a website has at specific times and from where the visitors come to the website. We use Analytics to track marketing and the behavior of target groups.
Further information: Google privacy policies and Google Analytics data privacy and security principles
You can use the Your Online Choices service to control how your data is collected and used in several different services.