What are Cookies?
Cookies are text files stored on your device that record the pages you visit on our websites. Cookies are used by online service providers, for example, to make their websites or services work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide reporting information.
Cookies set by the website owner or service provider are called "first-party cookies." Cookies set by parties other than the website owner are called "third-party cookies." Third-party cookies enable third-party features or functionality to be provided on or through the website or service you are using (such as advertising, interactive content, and analytics). Third-party cookies can be used to recognize your computer when you visit our websites or apps and also when you visit other websites.
Cookies we use
The specific types of cookies used on our sites and their purposes are described in further detail below:
Strictly Necessary Cookies
Strictly Necessary Cookies are required to provide you with the services and features available through our websites. These cookies are necessary for our websites to function, so visitors must accept to use our websites and online Offerings.
Performance Cookies collect non-identifiable information on how you interact with our websites so we can measure and improve the performance of our websites. These cookies help us to know which pages are the most and least popular and to see how visitors to our sites move around. Although important to us, these cookies are non-essential to the use of our websites. However, without these cookies, certain functionality may become unavailable.
Functional Cookies save your site preferences and choices such as username, region, and language to help us provide enhanced functionality and personalization to you. These cookies collect information that is used either to help us understand how our websites are being used or how effective our marketing campaigns are, or to help us customize our sites and application(s) to enhance your experience.
Targeting Cookies are used to make advertising messages more relevant to you and your interests. These cookies' functions also include preventing the same ad from continuously reappearing, ensuring that ads are properly displayed, and selecting advertisements that are based on your interests. For further information, see the Targeted Online Advertising section of this Policy.
Other tracking technologies
We and our third-party partners may use other, similar technologies from time to time, like web beacons, pixels, tags, and other tracking technologies. Pixels, tags, and web beacons are tiny graphic images placed on website pages or in our emails that signal your activity, enabling us to measure response to our communications and improve our web pages and promotions.
We collect different types of information from cookies and other tracking technologies about the device you use to access our website, your operating system, browser, system settings, the language your system uses, and the country and time zone where your device is located. Our server logs also record the Internet Protocol (IP) address assigned to the device you use to connect to the Internet. An IP address is a unique number that devices use to identify and communicate with each other on the Internet. We may also collect information about the website you were visiting before our website.
We use non-identifiable, non personal information that we collect using cookies and other tracking technologies. to optimize our websites, to monitor website traffic metrics, and for other purposes.
Targeted Online Advertising
We work with third-party service providers to track and analyze individualized usage and volume statistical information from interactions with our websites. We also partner with third parties (such as advertisers and ad networks) to display advertising on our websites and/or to manage and serve advertising.
We automatically place invisible, single-pixel images in our email communications. These are tiny graphic files that contain unique identifiers that enable us to recognize when an email was opened. We also track when the recipient clicked certain links within the email. These technologies record each recipient's email address, IP address, date, and time associated with each open and click. We use this data to track how an email campaign performed and what actions recipients took in response.
We use Google Analytics consistent with applicable laws. To opt out of Google Analytics, follow the link here. For information about interest-based ads or to opt out of having your web browsing information used for behavioral advertising purposes, please visit optout.aboutads.info. Itron honors Global Privacy Control, a browser feature that allows you to universally opt out of having certain information collected through apps used for behavioral advertising purposes.
How can I control Cookies?
You have the right to decide whether to accept or reject cookies.
You can exercise preferences about what cookies are used on our websites by visiting our Privacy Preference center, by clicking on the 'Cookies Settings' button below the Cookie List.
You can opt out of having your mobile advertising identifiers used for certain types of Interest Based Advertising, including those performed by us, by accessing the settings in your Apple or Android mobile device and following the most recent published instructions. If you opt out, no further data collection or tracking will occur from your device.
Do Not Track
Some laws require that Itron acknowledge how we respond to web browser "Do Not Track" settings. Itron adheres to the "Do Not Track" settings in your browser. If Do Not Track is enabled, we do not monitor or track your browsing history. To learn more about "Do Not Track," please visit https://allaboutdnt.com/.
Changes to this Policy
We may update this Policy periodically and without prior notice to you to reflect changes in our practices. We encourage you to periodically review this Policy for the latest information on how we utilize cookies and other tracking technologies.