We take your privacy seriously. And we give you full control over your data.
Does VPSTerminal.com collect anonymous data?
When you use the VPSTerminal.com website, we may collect some anonymous data so we can understand how people are using VPSTerminal.com, and basic facts like which browser they’re using.
In what situations does VPSTerminal.com collect personal data?
If you create a VPSTerminal.com account, we will collect some personal data so we can follow your progress toward earning developer certifications, and so you can customize your developer portfolio.
Can I use VPSTerminal.com anonymously?
Yes. You can access all of VPSTerminal.com’s articles, videos, podcasts, and interactive coding lessons without creating an account. And if you don’t create an account, we won’t collect any personal data about you.
This said, if you want to earn VPSTerminal.com’s developer certifications, you will need to create an account so we can follow your progress through our curriculum.
If I create an account, what data will you collect?
We’ll ask you for your email address so you can use it to sign into VPSTerminal.com , and so we can send you announcements and helpful programming-related links.
When you create an account on VPSTerminal.com , we publish a developer portfolio page for you on VPSTerminal.com. If you want, you can add details about yourself, like your name, geographic location, and a link to your personal website.
By default, your developer portfolio will show which VPSTerminal.com lessons you have completed and when you completed them. It will also show your code solutions for our algorithm challenges, links any projects you’ve submitted, and any developer certifications you’ve earned.
You have full control over your data, and can set any of these details to private, or delete them at any time.
You said I have full control over my data. What does that mean, exactly?
It means that at any time, you can download all of your data in a convenient JSON format.
You can control which data shows up on your developer portfolio.
You can also delete any of your personal data, or even delete your entire account.
When I delete my personal data from VPSTerminal.com , is it really deleted from VPSTerminal.com’s servers?
Yes. When you delete personal data from VPSTerminal.com, we immediately delete it from our servers.
We make emergency backups of our database every day, and we delete each of these backups after a few days. So within a few days, your personal data won’t even exist in our backups.
Does VPSTerminal.com meet Europe’s GDPR privacy regulations?
Yes. VPSTerminal.com respects the privacy rights covered by Regulation (EU) 2016/679 – the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Our legal team has studied the GDPR, and we’ve built new features to comply with all of its rules.
Even though GDPR only protects European citizens, VPSTerminal.com is extending these protections to everyone all over the world.
VPSTerminal.com has organized all the information that GDPR requires us to give you into this easy-to-read question-and-answer format. Our goal is to inform you of your specific rights to access data, erase it, port it, rectify it, and object to automated decision-making.
Who has access to my personal data?
Even though VPSTerminal.com has thousands of volunteers, none of those people have access to your private data.
VPSTerminal.com has a few full-time staff, some of whom work directly on our databases. They have the ability to view your private data, but only do so when providing you with technical support.
As for the personal data that you choose to share on your developer portfolio, anyone on the internet can see it by navigating to your developer portfolio’s public URL. Again, we’ve given you full control over what parts of your developer profile are public.
VPSTerminal.com will not share our donors’ names or personal information with anyone outside of our nonprofit organization’s team. Donors may choose to display that they are donating to VPSTerminal.com on their VPSTerminal.com profile. Otherwise, donor information will only be used to process donations and send email confirmations. This policy applies to any written, verbal, or electronic communication.
Can any other organizations access my data?
We don’t sell your data to anyone. In order to provide service to you, your data does pass through some other services. All of these companies are based in the United States.
I have questions about my privacy on VPSTerminal.com.
We’re happy to answer them. Email us at email@example.com.
How can I find out about changes?
This version of VPSTerminal.com ’s privacy questions and answers took effect May 25, 2018.
VPSTerminal.com will announce the next version by email. In the meantime, VPSTerminal.com may update its contact information in these questions and answers by updating this page. VPSTerminal.com may change how it announces changes in a future version of these questions and answers.
That’s all, folks. Know your privacy rights, and stay safe out there!