Cookie policy

This cookie policy ("Policy") describes what cookies are and how and they're being used by the sygma.tech and alphamaps.com websites ("Websites" or "Service") and any of its related products and services (collectively, "Services"). This Policy is a legally binding agreement between you ("User", "you" or "your") and SYGMA TECH Scomm ("SYGMA TECH Scomm", "we", "us" or "our"). You should read this Policy so you can understand the types of cookies we use, the information we collect using cookies and how that information is used. It also describes the choices available to you regarding accepting or declining the use of cookies. For further information on how we use, store and keep your personal data secure, see our privacy policy.

What are cookies?

Cookies are small pieces of data stored in text files that are saved on your computer or other devices when websites are loaded in a browser. They are widely used to remember you and your preferences, either for a single visit (through a "session cookie") or for multiple repeat visits (using a "persistent cookie").

Session cookies are temporary cookies that are used during the course of your visit to the Websites, and they expire when you close the web browser.

Persistent cookies are used to remember your preferences within our Websites and remain on your desktop or mobile device even after you close your browser or restart your computer. They ensure a consistent and efficient experience for you while visiting the Websites and Services.

Cookies may be set by the Websites ("first-party cookies"), or by third parties, such as those who serve content or provide protection or analytics services on the Websites ("third party cookies"). These third parties can recognize you when you visit our websites and also when you visit certain other websites. You may learn more about cookies and how they work here.

What type of cookies do we use?

Necessary cookies

Necessary cookies allow us to offer you the best possible experience when accessing and navigating through our Websites and using its features. For example, these cookies let us recognize that you have initiated a transaction and allow it to proceed through the various stages during which you might make different choices based on available options.

Functionality cookies

Functionality cookies let us operate the Websites and Services in accordance with the choices you make. For example, we will recognize your preferences and customize the elements of the Websites and Services based on these preferences.

Do we use web beacons or tracking pixels?

Our emails may contain a "web beacon" (or "tracking pixel") to tell us whether our emails are opened and verify any clicks through to links within the email.

We may use this information for purposes including determining which of our emails are more interesting to users and to query whether users who do not open our emails wish to continue receiving them.

The pixel will be deleted when you delete the email. If you do not wish the pixel to be downloaded to your device, you should read the email in plain text view or with images disabled.

What are your cookie options?

If you don't like the idea of cookies or certain types of cookies, you can change your browser's settings to delete cookies that have already been set and to not accept new cookies.

Please note, however, that if you delete cookies or do not accept them, you might not be able to use all of the features the Websites and Services offer.

Changes and amendments

We reserve the right to modify this Policy or its terms relating to the Websites and Services at any time, effective upon posting of an updated version of this Policy on the Websites. When we do, we will revise the updated date at the bottom of this page. Continued use of the Websites and Services after any such changes shall constitute your consent to such changes.

Acceptance of this policy

You acknowledge that you have read this Policy and agree to all its terms and conditions. By accessing and using the Websites and Services you agree to be bound by this Policy. If you do not agree to abide by the terms of this Policy, you are not authorized to access or use the Websites and Services.

Contacting us

If you would like to contact us to understand more about this Policy or wish to contact us concerning any matter relating to our use of cookies, you may do so via the contact form.

This document was last updated on 16 April 2021.