Privacy Policy


The GMIT GmbH (hereinafter referred to as "GMIT") is committed to respecting and protecting the privacy of your data. This Statement informs you on how GMIT handles your data after it is collected on GMIT websites and how this data is processed. We also want to explain how you can influence the collection and use of your personal information.
If you pass personal data on to us, you can always rely on this information being used exclusively to maintain your business relationship with GMIT, or in one of the ways set out in this Statement.

1 Collection, use and processing of data
1.1 Information on the use of all websites
When you visit any GMIT website, the information transmitted by your Internet provider, such as the domains from which you are accessing the GMIT websites, your IP address, the operating system, date and time, browser type, language and configurations, hyperlinks followed within GMIT websites and your movements on these websites, is collected automatically and as standard in order to enable the technical operation of the websites.
1.2 Exclusive use of the publicly accessible area
You can visit the publicly accessible GMIT websites without revealing any personal data. For statistical purposes, the information listed in 1.1 is analyzed in a manner that does not allow GMIT to identify you as an individual. In order to ensure this, the IP address and other characteristics that we could use to identify you are removed during analysis. This anonymous information is analyzed at an aggregate level and only used to help GMIT understand trends and patterns and improve its websites.
Additional data is only collected if you explicitly and voluntarily provide this information on GMIT websites (e.g. when signing up for a newsletter or completing a form). For more information, see Cookies.
1.3 Use of websites that allow you to register
1.3.1 Use of the job portal
If you wish to use our websites to apply for a job at GMIT, you will have to enter certain personal data. This data is used for the technical administration of the websites, but only to the extent that is absolutely necessary.
If you send us an unsolicited application via our careers portal, your data can be accessed by managers who have positions to fill or by HR contact persons.
If you are apply for a job that is advertised, your data will only be processed for the purposes of an application for this specific position and will be deleted six months after the position is filled.
For more information, please read the data protection information on careers.rohde-schwarz.com.

1.4 Use and processing
GMIT (and, where appropriate, its service providers) will only keep your personal data for as long as is necessary to achieve the above-mentioned purposes or for as long as we have to in order to fulfill our statutory obligations. Your data will be used exclusively for the business relationship with you or for other purposes that have been agreed on the GMIT websites or otherwise GMIT will provide its service providers only with such data as they need to perform their services. If your consent is required for the use of the data for purposes other than those set out above, the data will only be used with your prior consent.

2 Disclosure of data to service providers
The personal data that has been received from you and saved will not be sold by Rohde & Schwarz and GMIT to third parties.
It may, however, be necessary to disclose your personal data to GMIT service providers for business purposes, so that they can provide services for GMIT. This includes, for example, answering your questions on products or services, processing registrations for events, handling orders, and personalizing the GMIT websites in line with your preferences (see also Creation of user profiles). All service providers are obliged to adhere to the applicable GMIT data protection provisions.
GMIT has implemented appropriate technical and organizational measures, such as using encryption for data transmission, in order to keep your data secure, current and complete and to protect it from unauthorized access by third parties.

3 Cookies
GMIT uses various technologies to collect information when its websites are used, in particular cookies. A cookie is an element of data that a website can send to your browser, and which may then be stored on your computer system.
For the technical operation of the websites, GMIT uses required cookies, which serve to maintain the fundamental functions and to operate the website, but do not contain any personal information. The cookies required for technical purposes are not merged with any of the personal data you have made available.
In addition – but only with your explicit consent – GMIT uses tracking cookies. These cookies are used to improve the service offerings, to personalize the design of the GMIT websites and to optimize the website's functions by analyzing how it is used.
If you enter personal data in a form, for example, this data can be saved in a cookie so that you do not have to enter the data again every time.
You have the option of controlling the storage of tracking cookies directly and specifically for GMIT websites. By using a corresponding cookie setting, you can decide for yourself whether tracking cookies are saved or not. Remember, however, that certain functions may no longer be available if you decide not to allow cookies to be saved.
In addition, you can set up your browser in such a way that it notifies you whenever it receives a cookie or that no cookies are saved. For more information, please use your browser's help function.

4 Creation of user profiles
In order to optimize the GMIT websites and adapt their design to customer needs, pseudonymized user data is collected, saved at aggregate level and used to create user profiles based on pseudonyms. GMIT uses the following tracking and analysis technologies made available by third-party providers. All of these technologies use cookies. These cookies are only used if you have given your consent.
The third-party providers use this information on behalf of GMIT to anonymously analyze how you use the GMIT websites, to compile reports on your activities on the websites and to offer additional services to GMIT relating to website use.
GMIT uses the above-mentioned data in order to analyze how you use the websites
• to better understand how you use these websites,
• to provide you with content and offers that may be of interest to you, and
• to improve its own products and services.
The IP address transmitted by your browser in connection with the technologies set out below is not merged with other data from the following third-party providers. The data collected by the third-party providers is collected in a pseudonymized user profile and is linked to your user account if you have logged on to the website using your login data.
Profiles are, however, only set up with your prior approval. You can give your approval when you consent to the storage of tracking cookies.
If you want to object to this form of data processing, i.e. to user profiles being set up, with effect for the future, you can change your cookie settings accordingly.
intelliAd
Technologies from intelliAd Media GmbH, Sendlinger Str. 7, 80331 Munich, Germany, are used on the website to collect and save data for marketing and optimization purposes. Your IP address is not used for this purpose; user behavior is explicitly analyzed without using the full IP address.
You have the right to object to the collection and saving of data at any time with effect for the future. Please use the following link:
http://login.intelliad.de/optout.php.

5 Information on, change and deletion of data
You can view the personal data you have entered on GMIT websites and have it corrected or deleted at any time. You have also the right to object to the continued use of this data and to revoke the consent you have given us.
To do so, simply send an email to the webmaster.

6 Links to third-party websites
The GMIT websites may contain links to other websites. If you follow these links, you will leave the GMIT websites and also the scope of validity of this Statement of privacy, which does not cover such other websites. GMIT cannot assume any responsibility whatsoever, neither for the privacy policy nor the content of these other websites.

7 Amendments to the Statement of privacy
GMIT reserves the right to change this Statement at any time. We would therefore ask that you check the Statement of privacy at regular intervals. In the case of major changes or amendments, you will be informed here or in a notice posted on our homepage.


Google Analytics Addendum

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies”, which are text files saved on your computer, to help the website analyze how you use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website will be transmitted to and stored by Google on servers in the United States. If this website anonymizes IP addresses, your IP address will be truncated by Google within a EU member state or other EEA state before being transmitted to the US. Only in exceptional situations will your full IP address be transmitted to Google servers in the United States and truncated there. 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 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. You can also prevent Google from collecting information (including your IP address) via cookies and processing this information by downloading this browser plugin and installing it: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout

You can prevent data collection via Google Analytics by clicking here. An "Opt-out Cookie" shall then be applied to your website which shall prevent any future collection of your data when visiting this website.

Further information concerning the terms and conditions of use and data privacy can be found at the Google Analytics Terms of Service or at the Google Analytics Privacy Overview. Please note that on this website, Google Analytics is supplemented by "gat._anonymizeIp();" to ensure anonymized collection of IP addresses (IP masking).