Data protection
Privacy statement of Contecon Software GmbH

Contecon Software GmbH welcomes you to the company website and thanks you for your interest in the company and its products. Contecon provides this privacy statement in order to inform you about its data protection policies and measures so that you can feel assured that your personal data is safe during your visit to our website. Your data protection issues are addressed as follows:

Cookies and web analysis

Data is collected and stored on this website in accordance with data protection regulations by licensed technology (such as your Internet browser and the operating system, referring pages, truncated IP address, country/city of origin, search engines used, pages displayed, etc.) for marketing and optimization purposes.
A user profile anonymized with a pseudonym can be created from this data. Cookies might be used to do this. Referrals from Google or Facebook, may also have been tagged with cookies. Cookies are small text files which are stored locally in the temporary cache of the Internet browser used by the visitor to the website. The cookies allow the Internet browser to be recognized. You can adjust the settings on your web browser so that it informs you when cookies are placed, making their use transparent to you.

Personal data and its use

Personal data is information concerning your identity. It includes your name, address, telephone number and e-mail address. We use the personal data you provide to answer your enquiries, process your orders or allow you access to certain information and offers. For purposes of customer relations, it might also be necessary for us, one of our subsidiaries or a service provider commissioned by us to use this personal data to inform you about current offers, for example, or to carry out online surveys. We will not sell or rent your data to third parties nor otherwise exploit it for commercial purposes.

Use of plug-ins for social media


Plug-ins from the social network Facebook, which is provided by Facebook Inc., 1 Hacker Way, Menlo Park, California 94025, USA, are integrated in our websites. They can be recognized by the Facebook logo or the "Like button". When you visit our pages, a direct connection is created between your browser and the Facebook server via the plug-in. Through this, Facebook receives the information that you have visited our website with your IP address. If you click on the Facebook "Like button" while you are logged into your Facebook account, you can link the content of our pages to your Facebook profile which allows Facebook to link the visit to our pages to your user account. Please note that as providers of the pages, we have no knowledge of the content of the data transmitted nor of how it is used by Facebook. Please see the data protection information from Facebook to find out about the purpose and scope of the data collection, and how it is processed and used by Facebook, and about your rights and ways to use your settings to protect your privacy.
If you do not wish Facebook to link the visit to our pages to your Facebook user account, please log out of your Facebook user account.

Notice of privacy protection for the use of Google +1

Registration and transmission of information:
With the Google +1 button you can publish information worldwide. Via the Google +1 button you and other users receive personalized information from Google and our partners. Google saves information that you provided a recommendation (i.e., +1) for the content, as well as information about the website you were visiting when clicking the +1 button. Your +1 recommendations may appear to others as a hint together with your profile name and photo in Google services like, e.g., Google search or your Google Profile. Furthermore, your +1 recommendations may appear elsewhere in the Internet on other websites or as advertisements. Google records your +1 activity to improve the Google services for you and other users. To be able to use of the Google +1 button you will need a worldwide visible, public Google Profile which at least contains the name you chose for the profile. This name will be used across all Google services. Sometimes this name may replace the name you generally use when sharing information under your Google account. Your Google Profile identity might be visible for users who know your email address or have other identifying information about you.

Use of collected information:
In addition to the above explained uses of your provided information we act in accordance with the Google privacy protection policy. Google may share aggregated statistics about +1 activity with other users and partners, like publishers, advertisers or connected websites.

Privacy Policy for the use of Twitter

On our site Twitter are functions of the service involved. These functions are available through the Twitter, Inc., 795 Folsom St., Suite 600, San Francisco, CA 94107, USA. Through the use of Twitter and function of "re-tweet" the web pages you visit are linked to your Twitter account and, where other known users. This data is also transmitted to Twitter.

We point out that we as providers of the sites have no knowledge of the contents of the transmitted data and use them through Twitter. For more information, please see the privacy statement of Twitter at

Your privacy preferences at Twitter, you can change the account settings under

Use of Google reCaptcha

We use the reCAPTCHA service provided by Google Inc. (Google) to protect your submissions via internet submission forms on this site. This plugin checks if you are a person in order to prevent certain website functions from being (ab)used by spam bots (particularly comments). This plugin query includes the sending of the IP address and possibly other data required by Google for the Google reCAPTCHA service. For this purpose your input will be communicated to and used by Google. However, your IP address is previously truncated by Google within member states of the European Union or in other states which are party to the agreement on the European Economic Area and is, as such, anonymized. Only in exceptional cases is a full IP address transmitted to a Google server in the United States and truncated there. On behalf of the operator of this website, Google will use this information to evaluate your use of this service. The IP address provided by reCaptcha from your browser shall not be merged with any other data from Google.
This data collection is subject to the data protection regulations of Google (Google Inc.). For more information about Google's privacy policy, please visit:

Links to other websites

This privacy statement does not extend to external links offered on our Internet pages which you might use. We have no influence over whether other providers comply with data protection legislation.

Modification of our data protection provisions

Changes to the privacy statement are made here, please ensure that you are consulting the respective current version.