growth and success of the Internet as a service, a commercial tool, and an entertainment
medium. GeoEye ("GeoEye," "we," "our," and the like) is committed to protecting
your privacy online. To better protect your privacy, we provide you with this notice
Web site (the "Site") and the choices that you can make about the way your information
is collected and used on our Site.
GeoEye utilizes the following practices to safeguard any information that is provided
to us by users of this Web site. You may also change the status of your stated desire
to receive GeoEye special offers or communications at any time.
1. The Information We Collect
On our Site, you can submit comments and questions about our products and services,
and you can request to be added to our Alerts e-mail list.
We may collect certain non-personally identifiable information, such as the type
of browser you are using (e.g., Netscape, Internet Explorer), the type of operating
system you are using, (e.g., Windows '98, Mac OS) and the domain name of your Internet
service provider (e.g., AOL, Earthlink).
In order to fulfill licensing transactions or to provide service to you as a customer
of GeoEye, we may require that you provide certain information to us. Common items
may include, but are not limited to, your name, address, phone number, and credit
2. How We Use the Information
By providing this information to GeoEye, you are agreeing to allow us to utilize
this information to complete all transactions that you request through this Web
site and to disclose that information and the details of all such transactions to
GeoEye's various worldwide offices, subsidiaries, affiliates, and any necessary
payment processors. Because of the nature of the Internet, such data may pass through
We may also use this information to communicate with you, such as to notify you
about updates to our products and services, or to assist you with questions you
may have about an order you have placed for products and services. From time to
time, we may use the personally identifiable information that we collect to offer
you other products or services that we believe may be of interest to you.
In order to improve the content of our Site and to enable us to personalize your
Internet experience, we collect information regarding which pages consumers access
or which files that they download. We also may use this information in the aggregate
to analyze Site usage, as well as to offer you products or services. We may disclose
personally identifiable information in response to legal process as permitted by
relevant laws, for example, in response to a court order or subpoena in response
to a law-enforcement agency's request. GeoEye's agents and contractors who have
access to personally identifiable information are required to protect this information
the information for any purpose other than to carry out the services they are performing
3. Choices We Provide You
We may contact you to provide you with opportunities to purchase products or services
that may be of interest to you. If you prefer not to receive marketing information
from this Site, please send an e-mail to that effect to
4. Collection of Information By Others
Our Site contains links to other sites whose information practices may be different
than ours. You should consult the other sites' privacy notices, as we have no control
over information that is submitted to, or collected by, these third parties.
5. About Cookies
When you visit parts of the GeoEye Web site, you may receive a text file called
a "cookie" located in the browser directory of your computer's hard drive. A cookie
is a small piece of information that a Web site can store on your computer for use
by your Web browser. The cookie cannot be read by any Web site other than the one
that created the cookie. Cookies enable this Site to recognize and remember information
that you consented to give this Site, such as customer information for purchases
or visits to portions of this Site that are most appropriate for your professional
needs. As a result, the cookies should allow you to retrieve previous information
and invoices. Your credit card information will NOT be stored in the cookie or in
our various databases. Other functionality may be included in the future to make
your online experience more efficient and personable.
leaving the GeoEye Web site. For more information on cookies, you can point your
browser to http://www.cookiecentral.com.
6. How You Can Review Your Information
If you would like to review the personally identifiable information that we have
collected from you online, just let us know by sending us an e-mail at
, and we will provide you with a copy of the information that you provided.
7. How to Contact Us
may contact us at 2325 Dulles Corner Boulevard, Herndon, VA 20171, or via e-mail
forth your rights and responsibilities and the terms and conditions that govern
click here, or click on the "Terms
and Conditions" link at the bottom of each page on the Site.