From the first moment you interact with this website we are collecting your data. Sometimes you provide us with data, sometimes data about you is collected automatically.
We do not collect data about your racial or ethnic origin, political opinions, religious/philosophical beliefs, trade union membership, generic data, biometric data, health data, data about your sexual life or orientation, and offences or alleged offences.
We only use your data for certain reasons and where we have legal basis to do so. Here are the reasons for which we process your data.
ForgeBox is a public directory where you can store and share code packages. All your user data is publicly visible along the repositories you upload for informational and organizational purposes.
Gaining insights from your use of ForgeBox including package downloads. Testing features, Interacting with feedback platforms and questionnaires, managing landing pages, heat mapping our site, traffic optimization and data analysis and research, including profiling and the use of machine learning and other techniques over you data and in some cases third parties to do this.
Notifying you of any changes to our service, solving issues via support platforms, chats, phone or email including bug fixing.
Sending you emails and messages about new features, products and services and related content.
You can still continue to visit the ForgeBox site and browse it pages, but we will not be able to maintain a registered account and upload/download packages.
We will inform you (before collecting your data) if we intend to use your data for marketing and if third parties are involved. You can opt out from marketing by emailing us at [email protected]
We have physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to safeguard and secure the information we collect.
Please do remember that you provide data at your own risk: unfortunately, no data transmission is guaranteed to be 100% secure. If you believe your privacy has been breached, please contact us immediately on [email protected].
The personal data we collect is processed at our headquarters in Tomball, Texas and in data processing facilities operated by third parties identified below.
Tech business often use third parties to help them host their applications, communicate with customers, manage marketing campagins etc. We partner with third parties who we believe are the best in the field at what they do.
Here are the details of our main third-party service providers, and what data they collect, store or process in our behalf.
In general we don't use real user data on development, staging or testing environments. However in some special cases we may need to user real user data in our development and staging environments in order replicate a specific production issue or scenario that wouldn't be otherwise feasible to reproduce. In these uncommon cases we will only use user data for specifically for testing and replication of bugs or issues. After completing the required tests and simulations we will completely remove all real user data from our development and staging environments, including developers' machines.