Dynamic Systems Inc. Privacy Policy and Terms of Use (Terms and Conditions):

Terms:  By accessing this web site, including the Gleeble Community Forum, you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.

Disclaimer: The materials on Dynamic Systems Inc.'s (DSI) web site are provided "as is". DSI makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further,  DSI does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

In no event shall  DSI or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Dynamic Systems Inc.'s Internet site, even if  DSI or a  DSI authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

Accuracy, Revisions and Errata:
The materials appearing on Dynamic Systems Inc.'s web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Additionally, Dynamic Systems Inc.’s web site may include research, research papers, abstracts, or links to research conducted by internal Dynamic System’s staff and external individuals/organizations. This information is provided as a convenience to you and DSI does not warrant the accuracy of this information. DSI may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice.  DSI does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

The information contained in this website, and linked to from this website are  for informational purposes only and is provided as a free service by DSI.  DSI does not attest to the validity of included or linked research and is not liable for any damages that arise out of the information’s use.  DSI may link to or include research that is provided by end users or members of the Gleeble Community. This information may be protected by intellectual property laws. DSI does not condone illegal access to information protected by intellectual property laws.  Usage of this site does not grant permission to view/access these papers. In many cases the papers listed in the site are protected by both domestic and international intellectual property laws and can be purchased from the paper’s authors or other sources

Links to Third Party Sites / Third Party Services:
The  DSI website may contain links to other websites ("Linked Sites"). The Linked Sites are not under the control of DSI and DSI is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. DSI is not responsible for webcasting or any other form of transmission received from any Linked Site. DSI is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by DSI of the site or any association with its operators or events. These Terms and Conditions do not cover your interaction with Linked Sites, and you should carefully review the terms and conditions and privacy policies of any third party sites/

Site Terms of Use Modifications:
DSI may revise these terms of use for its web site at any time without notice. By using this web site you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

Governing Law:
Any claim relating to Dynamic Systems Inc.'s web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York, USA without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

Use of Communication Services:
The DSI  website may contain bulletin board services, chat areas, news groups, forums, communities, personal web pages, calendars, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with the public at large or with a group (collectively, "Communication Services"). You agree to use the Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service.

By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication Service, you will not:

> Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others.

> Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information.

> Upload files that contain information, images, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents.

> Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another's computer.

> Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages.

> Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters.

> Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner.

> Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded.

> Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services.

> Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service.

> Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent.

> Violate any applicable laws or regulations.

DSI has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, DSI reserves the right to review materials posted to a Communication Service and to move or remove any materials in its sole discretion. DSI reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever.

DSI reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in DSI's sole discretion.

Always use caution when giving out any personally identifying information about yourself or your children in any Communication Service. DSI does not control or endorse the content, messages or information found in any Communication Service and, therefore, DSI specifically disclaims any liability with regard to the Communication Services and any actions resulting from your participation in any Communication Service. Managers and hosts are not authorized DSI spokespersons, and their views do not necessarily reflect those of DSI.

Communications Services may or may not be secure. Information posted on message boards, forums, websites etc. may be visible to other members of the Gleeble community or the public in general. You are responsible for the material that you post.  Sensitive or confidential information should not be posted via these Communications Services.

Materials uploaded to a Communication Service may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination. You are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.

Collection of your Personal Information:
Dynamic Systems Inc. ("DSI") may collect personally identifiable information, such as your e-mail address, name, home or work address or telephone number. DSI may also collect anonymous demographic information, which is not unique to you, such as your Postal Code, age, gender, preferences, interests and favorites.

Information about your computer hardware and software also may be automatically collected by DSI. This information can include: your IP address, browser type, domain names, access times and referring website addresses. This information is used by DSI to provide general statistics regarding use of the Dynamic Systems, Inc. website.

Please keep in mind that if you directly disclose personally identifiable information or sensitive data through Dynamic Systems, Inc. public message boards, this information may be collected and used by others.

DSI encourages you to review the privacy statements of websites you choose to link to from Dynamic Systems, Inc. so that you can understand how those websites collect, use and share your information. DSI is not responsible for the privacy statements or other content on websites outside of the Dynamic Systems, Inc. and DSI family of websites.

Use of your Personal Information:
DSI collects and uses your personal information to operate the Dynamic Systems, Inc. website and deliver information and services you may request. We may also periodically send service updates to registered users and members of the ‘Gleeble Community’. The ‘Gleeble Community’ is defined as the extended network of users, partners, employees and potential customers that have a relationship with DSI, the Gleeble line of simulation equipment or other products and services offered by DSI.

DSI may use your personally identifiable information to inform you of other products or services available from DSI and its affiliates. DSI may also contact you via surveys to conduct research about your opinion of current services, products or of potential new services that may be offered.

DSI does not sell, rent or lease its customer lists to third parties:
DSI may, from time to time, contact you on behalf of external business partners about a particular offering that may be of interest to you. In those cases, your unique personally identifiable information (e-mail, name, address, telephone number) is not transferred to the third party without your explicit consent. In addition, DSI may share data with trusted partners to help us perform statistical analysis, send you email or postal mail, provide customer support, or arrange for deliveries.DSI does not use or disclose sensitive personal information, such as race, religion, or political affiliations, without your explicit consent.

DSI keeps track of the websites and pages our customers visit within, in order to determine which content is the most relevant.

DSI websites will disclose your personal information, without notice, only if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such action is necessary to: (a) conform to the edicts of the law or comply with legal process served on Dynamic Systems, Inc. or the site; (b) protect and defend the rights or property of DSI; and, (c) act under exigent circumstances to protect the personal safety of users of, or the public.

Use of Cookies: The Dynamic Systems, Inc. website may use "cookies" to help you personalize your online experience. A cookie is a text file that is placed on your hard disk by a web page server. Cookies cannot be used to run programs or deliver viruses to your computer. Cookies are uniquely assigned to you, and can only be read by a web server in the domain that issued the cookie to you.

One of the primary purposes of cookies is to provide a convenience feature to save you time. The purpose of a cookie is to tell the Web server that you have returned to a specific page. For example, if you personalize Dynamic Systems, Inc. pages, or register with Dynamic Systems, Inc. site or services, a cookie helps Dynamic Systems, Inc. to recall your specific information on subsequent visits. This simplifies the process of recording your personal information, such as billing addresses, shipping addresses, and so on. When you return to the same Dynamic Systems, Inc. website, the information you previously provided can be retrieved, so you can easily use the Dynamic Systems, Inc. features that you customized.

You have the ability to accept or decline cookies. Most Web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. If you choose to decline cookies, you may not be able to fully experience the interactive features of the DSI services or websites you visit.

Security of your Personal Information: Dynamic Systems, Inc. secures your personal information from unauthorized access, use or disclosure. Dynamic Systems, Inc. secures the personally identifiable information you provide on computer servers in a controlled, secure environment, protected from unauthorized access, use or disclosure.

Children Under Thirteen:
DSI does not knowingly collect personally identifiable information from children under the age of thirteen. If you are under the age of thirteen, you must ask your parent or guardian for permission to use this website.

Changes to this Statement: 
DSI will occasionally update this Statement of Privacy to reflect company and customer feedback. DSI encourages you to periodically review this Statement to be informed of how DSI is protecting your information.

Contact Information:
DSI welcomes your comments regarding this Statement of Privacy. If you believe that Dynamic Systems, Inc. has not adhered to this Statement, please contact us at

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