Privacy

eSilicon Corporation Privacy Policy

eSilicon is committed to safeguarding the privacy of our customers and users of our website. This Privacy Policy describes how your personal information is collected, used, and shared when you visit www.esilicon.com and https://star.esilicon.com (the “Site”), when you place an order with eSilicon or when you otherwise do business with eSilicon.

Personal Information We Collect
When you visit the Site, we automatically collect certain information about your device, including information about your web browser, IP address, time zone, and some of the cookies that are installed on your device. Additionally, as you browse the Site, we collect information about the individual web pages or products that you view, what websites or search terms referred you to the Site, and information about how you interact with the Site. We refer to this automatically collected information as “Device Information.”

We collect Device Information using the following technologies:

  • “Cookies” are data files that are placed on your device or computer and often include an anonymous unique identifier. For more information about cookies, and how to disable cookies, visit http://www.allaboutcookies.org.
  • “Log files” track actions occurring on the Site, and collect data including your IP address, browser type, Internet service provider, referring/exit pages, and date/time stamps.
  • “Web beacons,” “tags,” and “pixels” are electronic files used to record information about how you browse the Site.

Additionally, when you fill out a form on the Site, we collect certain information from you, including your name, address, email address, and phone number.  We refer to this information as “Identification Information.” If you place an order, or otherwise do business, with eSilicon, we may also collect billing and payment information (including your billing address, applicable credit card numbers, bank account details, wire transfer instructions), names, email addresses, phone numbers and other personal data. We refer to this additional information as “Business Information.”

When we talk about “Personal Information” in this Privacy Policy, we are talking collectively about Device Information, Identification Information, and Business Information.

How We Use Your Personal Information
We use your Personal Information:

  • To promote and provide our products and services to you, to communicate with you about our products or services, to respond to your inquiries, and for other marketing and promotional purposes. For example, we may use your Personal Information to send you news and newsletters or to contact you about products or information we think may interest you. You can opt-out of receiving marketing emails as further explained below.
  • To better understand how visitors use the Site, both on an aggregated and individualized basis, in order to improve the Site, and for other research and analytical purposes.
  • To monitor network traffic or activity in order to (i) help us screen for potential risk and fraud (in particular, your IP address), detect malware, botnets, hacking and other threats, (ii) protect you, ourselves or others from unlawful uses or other illegal activity.
  • To process information you provide in response to a general solicitation of employment on the Site to administer the careers portion of the Site and process your resume and/or application for employment.
  • To fulfill any orders placed with eSilicon (including processing your payment information, arranging for shipping or electronic delivery, and providing you with invoices and/or order confirmations).
  • To perform our obligations under any agreements or arrangements with you.

Sharing Your Personal Information
We may share your Personal Information with third parties to help us use your Personal Information, as described above.  For example, we use Google Analytics to help us understand how our customers use the Site. Additional information about how Google uses your Personal Information can be found here:  https://www.google.com/intl/en/policies/privacy/.  You can also opt-out of Google Analytics here:  https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout. We may also share your Personal Information with Amazon’s Alexa (https:/www.alexa.com/) service.  Additional information about how Alexa uses your Personal Information can be found here:  https://www.alexa.com/help/privacy.

We also work with third party service providers that provide website services, application development, maintenance, hosting, data transmission, data processing, order processing, product development and manufacturing, payroll and payment processing and other services for us. These third parties may have access to or process your Personal Information as part of providing those services for us. However, we limit the information provided to these service providers to that which is reasonably necessary for them to perform their functions. In addition, they agree by contract to maintain the confidentiality of such information.

We may disclose your Personal Information if required to do so by law or in the good-faith belief that such action is necessary to comply with state or federal laws (such as U.S. copyright law), in response to a court order, judicial or other government subpoena or warrant, or to otherwise cooperate with law enforcement or other governmental agencies.

Do Not Track
Please note that we do not alter our Site’s data collection and use practices when we see a Do Not Track signal from your browser.

Your Rights
If you are a European resident, you have the right to access personal information we hold about you and to ask that your personal information be corrected, updated, or deleted. If you would like to exercise this right, please contact us through the contact information below.

Additionally, if you are a European resident we note that we are processing your information in order to fulfill contracts we might have with you, or otherwise to pursue our legitimate business interests listed above.  Additionally, please note that your information will be transferred outside of Europe, including to the United States, Canada, Malaysia, Singapore, Taiwan, India, China, Vietnam, and Japan.

Data Retention
We will maintain your Personal Information for our records unless and until you ask us to delete this information, provided that we will maintain Identification Information contained in any agreements or terms and conditions you may enter into with us (including confidentiality agreements) so long as the applicable agreement remains valid.

Changes
We may update this privacy policy from time to time in order to reflect, for example, changes to our practices or for other operational, legal or regulatory reasons.

Contact Us
For more information about our privacy practices, if you have questions, or if you would like to make a complaint, please contact us by email at legal@esilicon.com or by mail using the details provided below:

eSilicon Corporation, 2130 Gold Street, Ste. 100, San Jose, CA, 95002, United States