Surf Innovatieblog
innovation bloginnovatieblog

About the SURFnet Innovation Blog

This blog contains the latest on SURFnet innovations in a variety of areas, such as networks, mobile & wireless technology, the cloud, security and more.

Disclaimer

Contributions to this blog are written by individual employees of SURFnet and other organisations, are posted under the individual’s own name and do not necessary represent the views of SURFnet. SURFnet is not responsible for visitor posts to this blog (e.g. comments) and cannot be held liable for their content. Any responses reflect the personal opinion of the writer, and therefore do not represent the opinions and/or attitude of SURFnet in any way whatsoever.

SURFnet cannot be held responsible for the posting of copyrighted material by visitors to the SURFnet Innovation Blog.

Although SURFnet devotes great attention to the preparation, collation and dissemination of information, it cannot offer any guarantees as to the accuracy or completeness thereof. SURFnet therefore cannot accept responsibility for any damages whatsoever caused by the use, incompleteness or inaccuracy of the information offered on this website. Anonymous responses intended to cast a negative light on the author or the persons or organisations involved will be removed immediately without discussion.

The SURFnet innovation Blog contains links to other websites. We are not responsible for either the privacy policy or the content of these sites.

Creative Commons

SURF uses the ‘Attribution 3.0 Unported (CC by 3.0)’ Creative Commons Licence, which shall apply unless stated otherwise. This licence means that you may freely copy, spread, display, present or perform the material or base other works on it, for commercial or non-commercial purposes, subject to acknowledgement of the author and source. More information about this license is

available at http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/nl/.

Privacy

SURF and its operating companies value the privacy of institutions and website visitors. For this reason, SURF treats your personal data with care in accordance with the Personal Data Protection Act (Wet bescherming persoonsgegevens).

Security of personal data

Your personal data will exclusively be stored and processed in aid of services provided to you or your institution by SURF and its operating companies. Any personal data you supply will not be stored any longer than necessary.

As regards the processing of personal data, SURF will maintain adequate security standards in order to prevent unauthorised access to or the modification or loss of your information.

Cookies

To recognise our visitors, SURFnet uses cookies (text files stored on your computer). We also use these cookies to collect website visitor data via Google Analytics, an online analysis service offered by Google Inc. This information is treated strictly confidentially, and is not lent, sold or made publicly available in any way whatsoever.

Use of cookies

SURFnet uses cookies to provide this digital service. A cookie is a small text file that is stored on your computer’s hard drive whenever you visit a website.

You can turn off cookies by adjusting your browser settings. To do so, please consult the help option and/or settings of your browser: Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox and Safari.

This SURFnet blog uses the following types of cookies:

  • Functional cookies

SURFnet blogs use functional cookies when you post a comment, so that you do not need to enter your details every time you wish to respond to an article. These are both called ‘functional cookies’, for which no permission needs to be asked.

  • Web statistics

Traffic on this site is measured using a version of the Piwik open-source web statistics package (http://piwik.org/) managed by SURFnet. Piwik uses first-party cookies to analyse how visitors use the site and to prepare reports on website activity. The information generated by the cookie on your use of the website (including part of your IP address) is stored in servers that are located in the Netherlands and managed by SURFnet.

  • Social media buttons

The social media buttons on www.surf.nl create cookies so that you can easily log into your social media account. If you do not use these buttons, no cookies will be created.

More information

SURFnet aims to offer transparency on how it processes personal data. Please send any questions or requests concerning your personal information to cm@surfnet.nl.

Changes to this privacy statement

SURFnet reserves the right to modify this privacy statement. The most recent version will always be posted on this website.