COOKIE POLICY

A cookie is a small data file made up of letters and numbers which is placed by a website on the device you use to access the Internet. Cookies serve different purposes, and may be tied to personal information. At NVIDIA Networking (formerly Mellanox Technologies), we use cookies and other tracking technologies (e.g., web beacons, local shared objects and similar technology), to help deliver and improve our Websites and applications (such as at NVIDIA Networking.com, NVIDIA Networking Academy website, NVIDIA Networking Community website, NVIDIA Networking Store website etc.) (hereinafter: the “Website”), provide authentication and security for your transactions on the Website, store your preferences, facilitate relevant advertising and product offers, and help us learn more about how users engage with the Website, through information about Website usage and settings, and information about you and your use of the Website (such as your browser type, search preferences, data relating to content that has been displayed to you or that you have clicked on, and the date and time of your use) as described below. Our Cookies may be persistent or stored only during an individual session.

How we use cookies is governed by this Cookie Policy and by our Privacy Policy. You can always choose to delete your personal data with NVIDIA Networking by submitting a request through the form or through dialing us at +18887202550 at any time.

Most web browsers allow some control over the placing of cookies on your device through your browser settings. NVIDIA Networking supports the “Do Not Track” setting provided by most web browsers, which allows you to opt-out of your online behavior being tracked while visiting our Websites. Our system will place cookies on your device when you visit any page on our websites unless you have adjusted your browser settings to not accept cookies. Please note we do not change system behavior within the Website in response to browser requests not to be tracked.

In addition, depending on which jurisdiction you are located in, the Website may offer you the choice to opt in and/or opt out of use of certain cookies on the Website (e.g., analytical cookies and other tags/files). Certain services and portions of the website may require cookies and you may not be able to access those services or portions of the Website if you do not opt in (in case required) or if you opt out of use of cookies. Please note that functionality and analytical tags/files do not require your consent. You can give your consent by clicking on the appropriate button on the banner displayed to you, when applicable.

NVIDIA Networking uses third-party service providers to help us provide certain products and services or to integrate other features. These third-party service providers may collect information when you view or use them, including information about you and your device or browser. They may do this using Cookies or similar technologies. These third-party service providers also may use Cookies or similar technologies to help share information with us, like how you use their website or application. Third parties may also place cookies on your device when you view advertisements — including NVIDIA Networking advertisements — on their websites, services, or applications. Such third-party cookies are governed by their respective company privacy policies. NVIDIA Networking encourages you to review the privacy statements and cookie policies of the third-party websites, services, or applications so you can understand how they may collect, use, and share your information.

To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set and how to block, manage, and delete them, please visit www.allaboutcookies.org/manage-cookies/

The Website may use a tool called “Google Analytics”, which is a tool that monitors activities in the Website on an anonymous basis only, for the purpose of Website services improvement (the: “Tool”). The Tool collects information such as how often users visit or use a Website, what pages they visit when they do so, and what other websites they visited prior to coming to the Website. NVIDIA Networking does not use the information collected through the use of the Tool in a manner allowing it to identify Website users (nor it is using such data with personally identifiable information it keeps on Website users). Additionally, the Tool’s ability to use and share information collected by the Tool about your use of the Website is restricted by the Tool’s Terms of Service, available at http://www.google.com/analytics/terms/us.html and the Google Privacy Policy, available at http://www.google.com/policies/privacy/. At any time, you may prevent your information from being used by the Tool by downloading and installing the Google Analytics Opt-out Browser Add-on, available at https://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout.

TYPES OF COOKIES USED BY NVIDIA Networking

Session Cookies
“User input cookies”, or session cookies, are used to keep track of a user’s input when submitting online data and allow users to be recognized from one page or selection to another. We also use session cookies to provide information you’ve requested through an action, such as clicking a button or filling out a web form. Session cookies always expire after the browsing session is over.

Persistent Cookies
Persistent cookies help websites remember your information, browsing history, and settings when you visit them in the future. This results in faster and more convenient access. Persistent cookies also help us personalize and improve your experience, which you can opt-in to at anytime through use of your browser’s built-in cookie function tools to view and delete cookies. Additionally, check for respective web stores/repositories options for 3rd party browser extension or plugin to help you better manage cookies.

Persistent cookies stay in a folder on your device unless you delete them manually, or until they are automatically deleted based on the retention period of the cookie’s folder.

List of Cookies
You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Performance and Functional Cookies
These cookies are required to operate parts of the website, such as country (for language settings), account management, event registration, driver installs, or email preferences.

COOKIE NAME COOKIE TYPE COOKIE/SOURCE PURPOSE/DATA COLLECTED
__atuvc

Session cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (AddThis) Stores an updated page share count.
__atuvs

Session cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (AddThis) Enables visitors to share webpages with a social sharing widget.
_fbp

Session cookie (expires 3 months)

Third Party (Facebook) Ad-based delivery based on ad preference from Facebook.
_gat_gtag_UA_6554164_1

Persistent cookie (expires after 1 day)

Third Party (Google Tag Manager) Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate.
_UserReference

Session cookie (expires after 1 year)

Third Party (EquelWeb) Stores users clicks statistics.
acceptcookiesPolicy

Persistent cookie (expires after 1 year)

First Party (Mellanox) Accepts this cookie policy once you land on an Mellanox website page.
AMCV_F207Dd74D549850760A 4C98C6%40AdobeOrg

Persistent cookie (expires after 1 day)

Third Party (Adobe) Create and store unique, persistent identifiers for site visitors.
country

Persistent cookie (expires after 1 year)

First Party (Mellanox) Use to determine when to turn on the accessibility tool for Israel.
ls

Session cookie (Expires after 1 years)

First Party (Mellanox) Marketing analytic tracking cookie for reporting.
lsd

Session cookie (Expires after 1 years)

First Party (Mellanox) Marketing analytic tracking cookie for reporting.
mp__utma

Persistent cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (MotionPoint Translation) Allow information to remember viewers choice such as name, language or region and provide enhanced feature or personalization.
mp__utmb

Persistent cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (MotionPoint Translation) Allow information to remember viewers choice such as name, language or region and provide enhanced feature or personalization.
mp__utmc

Persistent cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (MotionPoint Translation) Allow information to remember viewers choice such as name, language or region and provide enhanced feature or personalization.
mp__utmz

Persistent cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (MotionPoint Translation) Allow information to remember viewers choice such as name, language or region and provide enhanced feature or personalization.
MPEL

Tp

Third Party
test

Adobe Analytics site tracking.
_mkto_trk

Persistent cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (Marketo) This cookie is associated with an email marketing service provided by Marketo. Allows a website to link visitor behavior to the recipient of an email marketing campaign, to measure campaign effectiveness
__utmt

Session cookie (Expires after 10 minutes)

Third Party (Google Tag Manager) This cookie is set by Google Analytics. It is used to throttle the request rate for the service - limiting the collection of data on high traffic sites. It expires after 10 minutes.
JSESSIONID

__cfduid

Persistent cookie (expires after 30 days)

Third Party (Cloudflare) This cookie provides performance and security services.
vuid

Persistent cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (Vimeo) This cookie stores the user's usage history.




Analytics Cookies
These cookies are used to better understand and optimize the web experience, such as pages visited or purchases made through our store. estore .

COOKIE NAME COOKIE TYPE COOKIE/SOURCE PURPOSE/DATA COLLECTED
_an_uid

Session cookie (Expires after 6 days)

Third Party (Google Tag Manager) Presents the user with relevant content and advertisement. The service is provided by third-party advertisement hubs, which facilitate real-time bidding for advertisers.
_ga

Persistent cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (Google Ads) Creates a unique ID that to generate data on how the visitor uses the website and the displaying of remarketing ads.
_gat_UA_6554164_2

Persistent cookie (expires after 1 day)

Third Party (Google Tag Manager) Used by Google Analytics to throttle request rate.
_gd_session

Persistent cookie (expires after 1 day)

Third Party (Google Tag Manager) Collects visitor data related to the user's visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded, with the purpose of displaying targeted ads.
_gd_svisitor

Persistent cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (Google Tag Manager) Collects visitor data related to the user's visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded, with the purpose of displaying targeted ads.
_gd_visitor

Persistent cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (Google Tag Manager) Collects visitor data related to the user's visits to the website, such as the number of visits, average time spent on the website and what pages have been loaded, with the purpose of displaying targeted ads.
_gid

Persistent cookie (expires after 1 day)

Third Party (Google Tag Manager) Creates a unique ID that to generate data on how the visitor uses the website and the displaying of remarketing ads.
s_cc

Session cookie (until end of session)

Third Party (Adobe) This cookie allows Adobe Analytics to determine whether or not cookies are enabled in your browser.
s_getNewRepeat

Session cookie (expires after X)

Third Party (Adobe) Determines if visitor is new or repeat from last desired set of days.
s_ppv

Session cookie (until end of session)

Third Party (Adobe) Stores information on the percentage of the page displayed.
s_sq

Session cookie (expires after 2 years)

Third Party (Adobe) Stores information about the previous link clicked within the site.
lidc

Session cookie (expires after 24 hours)

Third Party (LinkedIn) This cookie optimizes data center selection.
xtc Session cookie (until end of session) Third Party (Addthis) This cookie tracks user behaviour on the websites that allow a user to share pages on social media using the AddThis tool.
bscookie Third Party (LinkedIn)
AnalyticsSyncHistory Third Party (LinkedIn)
bcookie Session cookie (expires after 2 years) Third Party (LinkedIn) This cookie is used for saving the state of 2FA of a logged in user.
UserMatchHistory Session cookie (expires after 30 days) Third Party (LinkedIn) LinkedIn Ads ID syncing
lang Session cookie (until end of session) Third Party (LinkedIn) Used to remember a user's language setting
CONSENT Third party youtube.com cookie
MC1 Third Party (Microsoft) This web analytic cookie is used to collect information about how visitors use websites.
MS0 Third Party (Microsoft) Detects whether cookies are enabled in the browser.
YSC Session cookie (until end of session) Third Party (Youtube) This cookie is set with embedded YouTube video.
personalization_id
__atrfs Third party twitter.com cookie
fr Session cookie (expires after 90 days) Third party facebook cookie Contains browser and user unique ID combination, used for targeted advertising.
test_cookie Third party doubleclick.net cookie
VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE Third party youtube cookie This cookie is used as a unique identifier to track viewing of videos

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