IDC International Journal


The Journal is intent on protecting your privacy. The personal information like your name, address, email address, or phone number, and that is not otherwise publicly available.

Information Collection and Use

When you open an account, we ask for information such as your name, email address, institution, and expertise. This information may be combined with information we obtain from public sources, business partners, or other companies. Once you open an account with us, and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.

Journal uses information to customize the content you see or are notified of. We use it to fulfill your requests for products and services. We use it to improve our services, contact you, conduct research, and provide anonymous reporting for internal and external clients. Other uses include storing names of the reviewers of manuscripts submitted to journals and displaying these names for editors.

Information Sharing and Disclosure

IDC Journal does not rent, sell, or share personal information about you with other people or nonaffiliated companies except to provide products or services you've requested, when we have your permission, or under the following circumstances:

  • We provide the information to trusted partners who work on behalf of or with these companies may use your personal information to help IDC journal communicate with you about offers from the IDC journal and our marketing partners. However, these companies do not have any independent right to share this information.

  • We believe it is necessary to share information in order to investigate, prevent, or take action regarding illegal activities, suspected fraud, situations involving potential threats to the physical safety of any person, violations of The IDC Journal terms of use, or as otherwise required by law.

  • We may transfer information about you if IDC Journal is acquired by or merged with another company. The IDC Journal may work with vendors, partners, advertisers, and other service providers in different industries and categories of business.

Editing Your Account Information and Preferences

We encourage you to edit your IDC Journal account information, including your mailing preferences, at any time.

We reserve the right to send you certain communications relating to the IDC Journal service, such as service announcements or administrative messages that are considered part of your IDC Journal account, without offering you the opportunity to opt-out of receiving them.

Confidentiality and Security

We limit access to personal information about you to employees who we believe reasonably need to come into contact with that information to provide products or services to you or in order to do their jobs.

We have physical, electronic, and procedural safeguards to protect personal information about you.

Changes to this Privacy Policy

The IDC Journal may update this policy which will notify to the primary email address specified in your IDC Journal account or by placing a prominent notice on our site.

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