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A cookie is a piece of information, like a tag, which some websites create against your profile.

Cookies are small files that are stored on your computer when you visit our websites. The cookies hold basic information that shows us if you have visited our site previously, and which pages you visited. This data helps us to provide you with a more personalised service, so for example, the next time you visit our site we can present you with product or service information that you’ve shown an interest in.

We collect data in cookies in a way which does not identify you. We will not associate any data gathered from our website with any personally identifying information from any other source. We are very clear about collecting personally identifiable data on our website. We will always ask you if we need this information and what we need it for.

Most web browsers allow you some control over whether you allow cookies to be collected. You can also easily delete or clear cookies on your browser at any time.

Use of cookie technology:

The open eir website creates a “cookie” when you first register online. Cookies are small files that are stored on your computer when you visit our websites. The cookies hold basic information that shows us if you have visited our site previously, and which pages you visited. This data helps us to provide you with a more personalised service, so for example, the next time you visit our site we can present you with product or service information that you’ve shown an interest in.

Can I enable or disable cookies?

Today most web browsers allow you some control over whether you allow cookies to be collected. You can also easily delete or clear cookies on your browser at any time.
This is a handy guide www.allaboutcookies.org about cookies, which shows you how to see what cookies have been set on your browser and how you can manage them.

Performance Cookies

FIRST PARTY
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fibrerollout.ie _hjIncludedInSample Description:This cookie is associated with web analytics functionality and services from Hot Jar, a Malta based company. It uniquely identifies a visitor during a single browser session and indicates they are included in an audience sample.

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fibrerollout.ie _hjid Description:Hotjar cookie. This cookie is set when the customer first lands on a page with the Hotjar script. It is used to persist the random user ID, unique to that site on the browser. This ensures that behavior in subsequent visits to the same site will be attributed to the same user ID.

Lifespan:a year

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fibrerollout.ie _ga Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics – which is a significant update to Google’s more commonly used analytics service. This cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier. It is included in each page request in a site and used to calculate visitor, session and campaign data for the sites analytics reports. By default it is set to expire after 2 years, although this is customisable by website owners.

Lifespan:2 years

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fibrerollout.ie _gid Description:This cookie name is associated with Google Universal Analytics. This appears to be a new cookie and as of Spring 2017 no information is available from Google. It appears to store and update a unique value for each page visited.

Lifespan:a day

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fibrerollout.ie _gat_UA-52041391-1 Description:This is a pattern type cookie set by Google Analytics, where the pattern element on the name contains the unique identity number of the account or website it relates to. It appears to be a variation of the _gat cookie which is used to limit the amount of data recorded by Google on high traffic volume websites.

Lifespan:a few seconds

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Functional Cookies

FIRST PARTY
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fibrerollout.ie __unam Description:This cookie is usually associated with the ShareThis social sharing widget placed in a site to enable sharing of content across various social networks. It counts clicks and shares of a page.

Lifespan:9 months

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THIRD PARTY
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vimeo.com vuid Description:This domain is owned by Vimeo. The main business activity is: Video Hosting/Sharing

Lifespan:2 years

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Targeting Cookies

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cdn.syndication.twimg.com lang Description:This domain is owned by Twitter. The main business activity is: Social Networking Services. Where twitter acts as a third party host, it collects data through a range of plug-ins and integrations, that is primarily used for tracking and targeting. Twitter does not currently provide information on the use of specific cookies.

Lifespan:Session

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script.hotjar.com _hjCachedUserAttributes Description:

Lifespan:a few seconds

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script.hotjar.com _hjIncludedInSample Description:

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Unknown

THIRD PARTY
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c.sharethis.mgr.consensu.org st_samesite Description:

Lifespan:Session

Path:/v1.0/cmp/

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If you have any additional questions about our privacy policy or how we collect and use your personal data, please contact your open eir Account Manager.