Terms of service

Scope of the DataLion terms of service

DataLion provides a web-based data visualization software. The contractual relationship is in all cases with DataLion GmbH.

By using the DataLion software platform, the visitor agrees to these terms, whether using free DataLion offers or paid offers and whether the use is commercial or private and irrespective of the duration of the use.

DataLion is entitled at any time to amend or supplement the Terms of service.

Registered users will be notified of any major changes to the TOS as well as the consequences of a non-compliance when logging in. When complying, the changes will be binding for registered users.

DataLion may change or terminate free offers at any time or restrict the use. Existing users will be notified of the changes. Obligations to pay will only become effective by explicit confirmation of the user.

Registration

To use the DataLion software, users are required to register with an individual user account.

The user is obligated to provide true information.

Unauthorized usage

When registering for a user account, the user agrees not to use DataLion in the following unauthorized ways:

  • reverse engineering of the DataLion software as well as other attempts to derive the source code from DataLion
  • using the service to create a competitive offer or to test functionality and performance for competitive purposes
  • selling, reselling, distributing or renting access to the DataLion software or data, unless explicitly permitted by DataLion
  • bypassing security-related functions of DataLion
  • using the software in ways that are likely to damage, overload, or otherwise interfere with the system
  • automatically retrieving information or data, unless explicitly allowed by DataLion
  • using other people’s accounts without explicit permission from DataLion

Termination

Free DataLion accounts can be terminated by the user at any time.

Paid accounts may have different termination periods which are result from the respective contracts between DataLion and the user. These accounts can be terminated 4 weeks before the end of the contract. If the contract is not cancelled, the agreement will be extended by the same period after expiration.

Disclaimer

DataLion shall not be held liable for damages resulting from the use of the information and visualizations offered in the software.

Claims for damages due to default and delays due to force majeure or due to unforeseeable obstacles which are not attributable to DataLion are excluded.

The user is not entitled to transfer the services of DataLion to third parties, unless this transfer is legally required or explicitly approved by DataLion.

No warranty

DataLion does not guarantee that the graphical representations and analyses are suitable for the intended use. The user will bear the legal risk of the usability.

Data protection

DataLion’s purchase and log-in processes are encrypted using an encrypted protocol to protect user data. The encryption protocol used is TLS 1.2 and uses ECDHE-RSA for key exchange. The user data is encrypted with AES 128 GCM .

DataLion uses so-called cookies that are stored on the user’s computer to make the use of the software attractive and user-friendly. The cookies enable the user to analyze the use of the website as well as its recognition during further visits. With the help of this information, DataLion can analyze and further optimize the use patterns and structures of its websites. With the information stored in cookies, DataLion can also personalize the software. The data stored in the DataLion cookies are not linked to the personal data (name, address, etc.) of a user.

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files placed on your computer to help the website analyse how visitors use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States . Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. You may refuse the use of cookies by selecting the appropriate settings on your browser, however please note that if you do this you may not be able to use the full functionality of this website. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

DataLion’s services use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses so-called “cookies”, text files which are stored on your computer and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information generated by the cookie about your use of DataLion is generally transferred to a Google server in the USA and stored there. However, in the case of the activation of IP anonymization on DataLion, your IP address will be previously abridged by Google within the Member States of the European Union or in other Contracting States of the Agreement on the European Economic Area. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be transferred to a Google server in the US and abbreviated there. On behalf of DataLion GmbH, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of DataLion in order to compile reports on the website activities and to provide other services connected with the use of the website and the Internet using DataLion GmbH. The IP address provided by your browser as part of Google Analytics will not be merged with other Google data. You can prevent cookies from being saved by setting your browser software accordingly; However, we would like to point out that in this case you may not be able to fully utilize all the functions of this website. In addition, you may prevent Google’s processing of data (including your IP address) generated by the cookie and your use of DataLion (including your IP address) as well as the processing of such data by Google by downloading and using the browser plug-in available under this link to install. You can prevent Google Analytics from being captured by clicking on the following link. An opt-out cookie is set that prevents the future collection of your data when you visit this site: de-activate Google Analytics. For more information on terms of use and privacy, see http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/de.html or https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/.