Use of cookies and other technologies

Valamis uses cookies and similar technologies, that generally include tracking pixels, JavaScript, and a variety of "locally stored data" technologies, to improve the experience of visitors on our websites.

By using our website, you consent to the use and storage of cookies on your end device. However, you can also view our website without cookies. Most browsers accept cookies automatically. You can prevent cookies from being stored on your end device by setting your browser to Do not accept cookies. You can delete cookies stored on your end device at any time. The exact instructions for how to do this can be found in the instructions for your browser or end device. However, we would point out that in this case, you may not be able to fully utilize all the functions of this website.

About cookies

Cookies are very small files that are stored on your end device. They can be used to determine whether there has been any contact between our website and your end device in the past. Only the cookie on your end device is identified.

This allows us to keep track of our visitors' preferences and to make the web pages as optimal as possible. In this way, we can optimally provide you with navigation and a high degree of user-friendliness.

The cookies and other locally stored data technologies used on our site generally fall into the following categories:

  • Processes: These cookies help our website work properly, including essential features like logging in.
  • Preferences: these cookies store your preferences so that they can be remembered the next time you visit our site.
  • Analytics: these cookies collect information about how you behave on our site, so we can provide better user experience.
  • Third-Party and Advertising: these cookies allow us to render services provided by third parties, such as "like" and "share" buttons. When a third party provides these kinds of services, they may require the use of a cookie in order to provide their services.

We use the following cookies on our website:

Cookie name Description Cookie type
COOKIE_SUPPORT Indicates if you support cookies. (Expires: None) Processes
GUEST_LANGUAGE_ID Indicates your language preference. (Expires: None) Preferences
JSESSIONID Indicates that you are actively using the site and records, at any given time, how many users are visiting the site. (Expires when the session ends) Processes
LFR_SESSION_STATE Liferay uses these cookies to manage your login ID. Processes
__hssc Cookie for keeping track of sessions. This is used to determine if we should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains: the domain, viewCount (increments each pageView in a session), session start timestamp. (Expires: 30 min) Analytics
__hssrc Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set. We set it simply to the value "1", and use it to determine if the user has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when we manage cookies, we assume it is a new session. (Expires: None. Session cookie) Analytics
__hstc The main cookie for tracking visitors. It contains: the domain, utk (see below), initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session). (Expires: 2 years) Analytics
hubspotutk This cookie is used for to keep track of a visitor's identity. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts. (Expires: 10 years) Analytics
_ga Used to distinguish users. (Expires: 2 years) Analytics
_gid Used to distinguish users. (Expires: 2 years) Analytics
_gat Used to throttle request rate. (Expires: 10 minutes) Processes

How we use cookies

Cookies help us identify very interesting areas of our website. In this way, we can tailor the content and advertising on our or other websites to your needs and thus improve our offer for you. Cookies are also used by us to find out whether you have already visited our websites.

By activating the use of cookies, you allow us to use information from cookies for the following purposes:

  1. to recognize your device when you visit or revisit our web pages;
  2. to track which websites you navigate, log in to our software, or contact us;
  3. to improve the user-friendliness of the web pages;
  4. to analyze the use on our websites;
  5. to personalize our websites and content;
  6. to save your setting for use of cookies.

Third-party cookies

This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. ("Google"). Google Analytics uses so-called "cookies", text files which are stored on your device and which allow an analysis of the use of the website by you. The information about your use of this website (including your IP address) generated by the cookie is transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information to evaluate your use of the website, to compile reports on the website activity for the website operators, and to provide other services connected with the use of the website and the Internet. Google may also transfer this information to third parties, provided that this is required by law or if third parties process this data on behalf of Google. Google will in no case associate your IP address with other data from Google. You can prevent the installation of cookies by setting your browser software accordingly; However, we would point out that in this case, you may not be able to fully utilize all the functions of this website. By using this website, you agree to the processing of the data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Usage-based information (targeting and retargeting)

We also utilize retargeting technology to allow us to adapt our online marketing (e.g. ads) on the websites of our retargeting partners (Google Adwords, Linkedin, Facebook) more specifically to your needs and interests. This uses cookies to store details of your interest in our products and services. These cookies are read and used when you visit other websites that cooperate with our retargeting partners, to provide you with information that is as relevant as possible to your interests. The process is anonymized, i.e. you cannot be identified through retargeting. By using this website, you agree to these terms and allow us to collect usage-based information to improve our advertising according to your needs and interests.