HDL Works GDPR Privacy statement
HDL Works develops, markets and sells EDA software. HDL Works uses the websites hdlworks.nl, hdlworks.com (and aliases hdlcompanion.com, iochecker.com, conntrace.com), to communicate and promote its products. Due to the nature of these activities we process personal data. To guarantee your right to privacy we handle your personal data with the utmost care and confidentiality. Naturally, we comply with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). This particular privacy statement applies to all personal data we process in providing our services to you.
Purpose of processing personal data
HDL Works processes your personal data because you make use of our products or services and/or because you have provided them to us yourself, or we think information about our products is of value for your professional work. We use your personal data for:
- Sending you the HDL Works newsletters you’ve subscribed to, by e-mail
- Contact you regarding your question
- Direct marketing regarding HDL Works products
What kind of personal data do we store?
We collect and process the following personal data:
- First and last name
- Contact details
- Job title
- Name of the company you work for
- Contact details of that company
- Other professional data you actively share with us, eg in mail and telephone communications
Based on the interests you pass on to us, we create a profile in order to inform you effectively about our products. The HDL Works websites may contain links to reseller and partner websites. We cannot be held responsible for their (non-)compliance with the GDPR.
Personal data of minors
We do not intend to collect data about website visitors who are younger than 16 years. However, we cannot check if a visitor is older than 16. We encourage parents to be involved in the online activities of their children, in order to prevent data about children being collected without parental consent. If you are convinced that we have collected personal information about a minor without this permission, please contact us via info at hdlworks.com, so we can delete the data.
Recipients of personal data
Your personal data can be forwarded to a distributor/reseller in the area you live when you download our software or request an evaluation license. Otherwise we only provide data to third parties when this is necessary for the implementation of our agreement with you, or when required by law or court order. We do not share data of European citizens outside the European Economic Area (EEA).
Each year we search our database for persons that we have not been into contact with for 10 years and remove them from our database. When you personally notify us that you wish to be removed from our database, we will do so immediately.
Inspect, correct and deleteYou have the right to:
- Inspect the personal data we have stored about you
- Correct your personal data
- Demand deletion of your personal data
- Withdraw your permission to store your personal data
- File a complaint
- Transfer your personal data to you or a third party of your choosing
You can exercise these rights by sending an e-mail to info at hdlworks.com.
You also have the possibility to contact the Dutch Authority Personal Data: autoriteitpersoonsgegevens.nl
HDL Works takes the protection of your data seriously and takes appropriate measures to prevent misuse, loss,
unauthorized access, unwanted disclosure and unauthorized modification. If you feel that your data is not
properly secured or there are indications of abuse, please contact us.
Mr. Willem Gruter
6716 BX Ede
T +31 318 642022
E info at hdlworks.com