Linking to the IPS project website for non-commercial and lawful purposes is authorised and free of charge. This disclaimer is not intended to contravene any requirements laid down in applicable national law or to exclude liability for matters that may not be excluded under that law.
Except where otherwise stated, downloading and reproduction, for personal use or for further non-commercial or commercial dissemination, of documents or information available on the IPS Portal website are authorised subject to the condition that due acknowledgement is given as follows: '© IPS project'. Please also include a link back to this website: http://www.ips.telespazio.com
The permission granted above does not extend to any textual or artistic material (drawings, photos, audio, video, etc.) on this site which is identified as being the copyright of a third-party. In these circumstances, authorisation to reproduce such material must be obtained directly from the copyright holders.
All logos and trademarks are excluded from the above-mentioned general permission.
Personal data privacy
The European Union is committed to user privacy and personal data protection. The Ionosphere Prediction Service (IPS) Portal website complies with the Regulation (EC) N° 45/2001 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 18th December 2000 on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data by the Community institutions and bodies and on the free movement of such data. This general policy covers the European Union's institutional websites, including the IPSPortal, and regulates the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and the free movement of such data. More information is available at the website of the European Data Protection Supervisor (http://www.edps.europa.eu/EDPSWEB).
In some cases, personal information may be required for some of the services and functions available at the IPS Portal. This personal information is treated according to the policy described in the above-mentioned Regulation. Any personal information you provide to the IPS Portal will be held securely, and your personal details will not normally be disclosed to third parties.
Other non-personal information is collected through log files and cookies as a means of recording visitors' use of the site. The file information from all visitors includes the type and version of the operating system of your computer; the type and version of the browser; the Internet domain used to connect to the site; the IP address from which the IPS Portal is accessed; the date and time of access; the pages visited; and the link followed from another website.