At arcplan, your privacy is important to us. For that reason, we have adopted this Privacy Policy to explain our information gathering practices. This policy may change over time, so you should check back for updates.

Privacy Statement

No Required Information
In general, you may visit our Web sites or without identifying yourself or revealing any personal information. arcplan collects domain information from your visit to customize and improve your experience on our Web site.
This arcplan Web site(s) may collect certain information from your visit, including the date and time of your access, the pages you have accessed, the name of the Internet Service Provider and the Internet Protocol (IP) address by which you are accessing the Internet, and the Internet address from which you linked to our site, if applicable. We use this information to better understand how our Web site is being used so that we can improve its quality and make it more beneficial to our users.

Personal Information
Certain areas of our Web site may request personal information. If you choose to provide this information, the information will be used to respond to your requests for particular information about us or from our site. We may also use the personal information you provide to us to send you additional information about us by e-mail. You may, at any time, opt-out of receiving future e-mail communications from us by following the instructions in the e-mail you receive. Please note that you might start receiving e-mail communication again if you subsequently submit personal information at this Web site. We do not share any personal information you choose to provide to us at or with any third party.

Linked Sites
Our privacy policy only covers our Web sites at and Some areas of our Web site might contain links to third party sites. We do not control the linked sites and we are not responsible for their privacy practices. We suggest that you check the privacy policies of these sites before providing any personal information to them. See also our "Terms of Use" for more details on Linked Sites and Hyperlinks.  

Community Site
Our community portal - located at - may request personal details from you as part of your community profile. Any information you share is voluntary and might be accessible to other members of the community. Certain areas of the community are accessible to everyone.
arcplan may terminate your community account if you engage in any practice that is, in arcplan's sole discretion, objectionable, unlawful, obscene, threatening or hateful, or that encourages conduct which would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violate any local, state, national or international law.


Terms of Use

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE BEFORE USING THIS SITE. By continuing to access or use this site, or any service on this site, you signify YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE. arcplan, Inc. or arcplan Information Services GmbH (“arcplan”) reserves the right to amend, remove, or add to these terms and conditions at any time without notice. Such modifications shall be effective immediately. Accordingly, please continue to review these terms and conditions of service whenever accessing or using this site. Your use of the site, or any service on this site, after the posting of modifications to these terms and conditions of service will constitute YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICE, as modified. If, at any time, you do not wish to accept the terms and conditions of service, you may not use the site. Any terms and conditions proposed by you which are in addition to or which conflict with these terms and conditions of service are expressly rejected by arcplan and shall be of no force or effect.  

1. Ownership
The arcplan Web site located at  (the "Site") is owned by arcplan.

2. Restrictions on Use
(a) arcplan may change or discontinue any feature of the Site, including the content, hours of availability and equipment required for access, at any time without notice.
(b) You may not copy, reproduce, republish, frame, post, upload, distribute, transmit or modify in any way all or any part of the material contained on this Site, unless expressly provided for on the Site or expressly authorized in writing by arcplan.
(c) You may use White Papers, Case Studies, Application Notes, Tech Notes, Press Releases, Brochures and other documents (“Documents”), provided that (1) you include the copyright notice found on this site in all copies, (2) your use of the Documents is for personal, informational or non-commercial use only, and (3) you make no modifications to the Documents. Any other use is expressly prohibited by law.
(d) You will not do anything to damage, disable, or impair any arcplan server. You must not transmit or attempt to transmit any data, code or other material of any kind to this Site which contains any viruses, time bombs, Trojan horses, worms, cancelbots or other computer programming routines that may damage, interfere with, intercept or expropriate any system, data or information. You may not use the Site for any unlawful purpose.

3. No Representations or Warranties; Limitation of Liability
arcplan provides the site and all documents on an "as is" and "as available" basis and without warranty or condition, express or implied. you agree that use of the site and/or any documents or information contained in the site is at your sole risk. arcplan expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, including, but not limited to, (i) the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement, (ii) that service will be continuous, uninterrupted and/or error free, and (iii) that the site will be free from viruses or other harmful code or data.
the documents might include technical inaccuracies or typographical errors.

in no event shall arcplan, inc., or arcplan information services gmbh be liable for any indirect, special or consequential damages, including loss of profits or revenue or data or information loss, whether in an action in contract, negligence or tort, arising out of or in connection with the use of any documents or information available on the site.

4. Hyperlinks and Third Party Material on this Site
(a) The Site contains: (i) hyperlinks and other pointers to Internet Web sites controlled and operated by third parties ("Linked Sites"); and (ii) material provided by third parties ("Third Party Material").
(b) arcplan is not responsible for the contents of, or any hyperlink contained in, a Linked Site or the Third Party Material, and is under no obligation to monitor or filter such material.
(c) You should not rely on the Third Party Material or the information at a Linked Site without making your own independent assessment of the information, and verifying its accuracy. arcplan is not liable for loss of any kind (whether direct or consequential) arising from the information at this Site (including Third Party Material), or a Linked Site, being inaccurate, incomplete or misleading, and is not responsible for any interpretation, opinion or conclusion you form from the information.
(d) You acknowledge that the inclusion of Third Party Material and any links from the Site does not imply any endorsement or recommendation of the Third Party Material or the Linked Site by arcplan. If you link to, or purchase any products or services from, any such Linked Site, you do so entirely at your own risk and arcplan is not a party to any such transaction.
(e) arcplan exercises no control over the quality, safety or legality of the items advertised or sold and statements made through any Linked Sites. The material on any Linked Site, including product information and prices, are the responsibility of the operator of the Linked Site. Any information contained on a Linked Site is subject to change without notice by the operator of that Web site.
(f) Your use of a Linked Site is subject to the terms and conditions of that Site in addition to these Terms and Conditions. To the extent that there is any inconsistency between them, these Terms and Conditions prevail.
(g) If you have a dispute with one or more Linked Sites, to the fullest extent permitted by law, arcplan, its officers, directors, agents and employees are released from liability for any claims, demands and damages (actual and consequential) arising out of or in any way connected with such disputes.

5. Termination

(a) The Terms and Conditions are effective until terminated by arcplan.  arcplan may terminate this agreement and your access to the Site at any time without notice. If this happens, you are no longer authorized to access the Site.
(b) All restrictions imposed on you, disclaimers and limitations of liability set out in the Terms and Conditions will survive termination.

6. Governing Law
The Terms and Conditions are governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Pennsylvania, without regard to its provisions on conflict of laws. You and arcplan agree that any controversy or claim arising out of these Terms and Conditions shall be submitted to a state or federal court located in Pennsylvania courts, and you consent to the personal and exclusive jurisdiction of such courts.

December 2009