Privacy Policy

ISTO takes your privacy very seriously. This notice describes our privacy policy solely applicable to information collected on the ISTO web site (the “Website”). By visiting this Website, you are accepting the policies described in this Privacy Policy.

The purpose of this Website is to provide users with information regarding ISTO, its objectives and activities, its programs, and its deliverables. Specifically, this Website attempts to provide information about the scope, objectives, offerings, and ISTO programs. It also attempts to provide recent and part news about ISTO and access to specifications developed by ISTO. The Website also provides a mechanism for organizations to join the ISTO Federation.

What information we collect: ISTO may ask for and collect from you personally identifiable information at certain points throughout the site. Depending on the information and/or services you request, we may ask for information including your name, e-mail address, company name, title, address, phone and fax number, and similar information. In general, you can visit ISTO’s web pages without telling us who you are or revealing any personal information about yourself.

In addition to the information you knowingly provide us, we keep track of the domains and IP numbers from which people visit us. We also collect site usage statistics such as web browser types and page requests and track users’ movements. This data is not personally identifiable and is used to more efficiently operate our business, prepare for network load demands, promote the services and administer the site. To the extent this information is associated with a particular user, that information will be considered personally identifiable information and will be protected accordingly.

We will obtain your consent before linking your personal information with information about you obtained from other sources.

How we use your information: We may use your information:

  • To respond to your requests or provide you further information about ISTO, including membership opportunities, new developments, and communications from ISTO programs.
  • To provide you with personalized content.