Website Privacy Statement

Protecting your privacy is important to NEC Corporation of America ("NECAM"). We strive to keep your personal information confidential. By ensuring that you are aware of and understand this Privacy Statement, we can provide you with better service. The purpose of this Website Privacy Statement is to inform you about the types of information we gather online about you when you visit ("our Site"), how we may use that information, whether we disclose it to anyone, and the choices you have regarding our use of, and your ability to correct, that information.

Please take a moment to read the following Privacy Statement to learn how we handle your personal information. This Statement may change from time to time, so please check back periodically. Questions regarding this Policy should be directed to the following address:

Customer Information Privacy Practices
c/o Legal Department
NEC Corporation of America
3929 W. John Carpenter Freeway
Irving, TX 75063

In this Website Privacy Statement ("Privacy Statement"), NEC Corporation of America ("we" or "NECAM"), provide information about how we collect, use and transfer personal data from you, a website visitor, through, and other websites that we operate and on which we post a direct link to this Privacy Statement (collectively the "Site").


This Privacy Statement covers only data collected through the Site and not any other data collection or processing, including, without limitation, data collection practices of other web pages to which we link or data that we or our subsidiaries collect offline or through websites, products, or services that do not display a direct link to this Privacy Statement.

Information You Submit

When you contact us via the "Contact Us" section on the Site, or otherwise actively send us data, we usually collect data such as your name, institution, specialty, email address(es), mailing address(es), country, and other information you insert into the free text field on the Site. In each such instance, you will know what data we collect through the Site, because you actively submit it.

Information We Automatically Collect

As part of the standard operation of the Site, we may collect information from your computer or mobile device, including but not limited to your browser type, operating system, IP address and the domain name from which you accessed the Site, and if you are accessing our Site with your mobile device, type of mobile device. In addition, we may collect information about how you use our Site, such as the date and time you visit the Site, the areas or pages of the Site that you visit, the amount of time you spend viewing the Site, the number of times you return to the Site and other click-stream data.


We may use cookies, web beacons or similar technologies to collect the information described above. A cookie is a small text file that may be stored on the hard drive of your computer or device when you access the Site. We may also use cookies to: (1) provide you with customized content or offers on the Site; (2) monitor Site usage; (3) remember you when you return to the Site; and (4) conduct research to improve our content and services. We do not currently respond to ‘do not track’ signals. You are free to decline cookies, but by doing so, you may not be able to use certain features on the Site or take full advantage of all of our offerings. Check the "Help" menu of your browser to learn how to change your cookie preferences.

Collection Purposes, Use of Data

We use the data we collect for the following general purposes:

  • To respond to requests that you send us, such as orders, questions or product registrations;
  • To administer, protect and improve our Site and our systems;
  • To better understand the preferences of our Site visitors;
  • To compile aggregated statistics about Site usage;
  • To help personalize your experience of our Site;
  • To improve our products and services and other internal business purposes;
  • To provide you with information about our technologies, product or service releases, news, and other communications;
  • To the extent permitted by applicable law, we may combine the various types of data that we collect, and;
  • Any other use we describe at the point where we collect the data.

Disclosures of Personal Information

We do not share your personally identifiable information with others, except as follows: We freely share your information within the NECAM group of companies.  We also share your information with affiliated and unaffiliated services providers, including third parties who process the data on our behalf for the purposes set forth in this Privacy Statement. We may also share your information as required by law or in the interest of protecting or exercising our or others' legal rights, e.g., without limitation, in connection with requests from law enforcement officials and in connection with court proceedings. We may share or transfer your information in connection with a prospective or actual sale, merger, transfer or other reorganization of all or parts of our business. Finally, we may also share your personal information where you have granted us permission, and we reserve the right to fully use and disclose any information collected via the Site that is not in personally identifiable form.


In connection with promotions or other projects, we may ask you specifically whether you have objections against a certain kind of data use or sharing. If you opt-out under such circumstances, we will respect your decision.


If personal information you have submitted through the Site is no longer accurate, current, or complete, and you wish to update it, please contact us and upon appropriate request we will usually be glad to update or amend your information, but we reserve the right to use information obtained previously to verify your identity or take other actions that we believe are appropriate.


Transmissions over the Internet are never 100% secure or error-free. While we take reasonable steps to protect your personal information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, and destruction, we cannot warrant the security of any information users transmit to us.

Remarketing Notice

We may engage some third-party vendors, including Google, in remarketing activities online.  While, these activities are outside of the scope of this Privacy Statement, we wish to make you aware of them and your rights:

  • We may remarket through third-party vendors, including Google, to show our ads on sites across the Internet.
  • Third-party vendors, including Google, use cookies to serve ads based on someone's past visits to our Site.

You can opt-out of Google's use of cookies by visiting Google's Ads Settings. Alternatively, you can opt-out of a third-party vendor's use of cookies by visiting the Network Advertising Initiative opt-out page.


This Privacy Statement is effective July 22, 2015. We may update and amend this Privacy Statement from time to time, so please check the most recently posted version whenever you visit this Site.

Contact Us

Please feel free to contact us at or at Customer Information Privacy Practices, c/o Legal Department, NEC Corporation of America, 3929 W. John Carpenter Freeway, Irving, Texas 75063.