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Tom Van Steertegem

Freelance IT consultant


Privacy policy

This site is owned and operated by Tom Van Steertegem. Your privacy on the Internet is of the utmost importance to us. At, we want to make your experience online satisfying and safe.

Because we gather certain types of information about our users, we feel you should fully understand our policy and the terms and conditions surrounding the capture and use of that information. This privacy statement discloses what information we gather and how we use it. We never sell your personal information to third parties, unless required by law or unless we have received your consent.

Log Files

As with most other websites, we collect and use the data contained in log files. The information in the log files include your IP (internet protocol) address, your ISP (internet service provider), the browser you used to visit our site (such as Internet Explorer or Firefox), the time you visited our site and which pages you visited throughout our site.

Google Analytics

Portions of this website use Google Analytics, a web analytics service provided by Google, Inc. (“Google”). Google Analytics uses “cookies” (see also further), which are text files placed on your computer, to help the website analyze how users use the site. The information generated by the cookie about your use of the website (including your IP address) will be transmitted to and stored by Google on their servers. Google will use this information for the purpose of evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for website operators and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google's behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Voluntary submitted data

Information that users provide through optional, voluntary submissions. These are voluntary submissions when sending an e-mail to the author(s) of the related pages. Under no circumstances does divulge any information about an individual user to a third party, unless required by law or unless we have received your consent.

Consultation of your data

In accordance with the Privacy law, the User is entitled to access his/her personal data and, as the case may be, to correct and/or supplement incorrect or incomplete data. If you wish to consult the data stored on your person, please send a written request by email to Tom Van Steertegem at . We guarantee that any incorrect information will be corrected on your simple written request.

Cookies and Web Beacons

We do use cookies to store information, such as your personal preferences and session IDs when you visit our site. Please see our Cookie policy.


We also use third party advertisements on to support our site. Some of these advertisers may use technology such as cookies and web beacons when they advertise on our site, which will also send these advertisers (such as Google through the Google AdSense program) information including your IP address, your ISP, the browser you used to visit our site, and in some cases, whether you have pluging like Flash installed. This is generally used for geotargeting purposes or showing certain ads based on specific sites visited (such as showing cooking ads to someone who frequents cooking sites).

Websites of third parties

Our website may contain links to, or content from, third party websites and services. The fact that we link to a website or display third party content is not an endorsement, authorization or representation of our affiliation with any of those third parties, nor is it an endorsement of their privacy or information security policies or practices. We do not exercise control over third party websites or services. These other websites and services may place their own cookies or other files on your computer, collect data or solicit personal information from you. Other sites follow different rules regarding the use or disclosure of the personal information you submit to them. We encourage you to read the privacy policies of the other websites you visit.

Questions, remarks, suggestions

For any query or request relating to the personal data processing by us or if you wish to exercise your rights under the Privacy law, please contact us by email at .