Last updated on August 23, 2023.
1. Contact details of the controller and Data Protection Officer
The controller pursuant to the EU General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") for the processing of your personal data is:
Katharinenstraße 30a (Contor)
If you have any questions about the protection of your personal data at deltaDAO, please contact our Data Protection Officer:
Data Protection Officer
Katharinenstraße 30a (Contor)
2. What's personal data?
Personal data is any information that can be directly or indirectly associated with you. deltaDAO processes the following personal data.
- IP address: Your IP address is processed when visiting our Pontus-X Documentation.
- E-mail: Your e-mail address is processed if you contact us via mail. We will also process additional personal data about you if you provide them in your message (such as your name).
You can find further information about the processing of your personal data in the chapter “Processing operations according to Article 13 GDPR”.
3. Recipients and cross-border data transfer
When visiting our Pontus-X Documentation, your IP address is processed by Vercel Inc. (located at 340 S Lemon Ave #4133, Walnut, CA 91789, USA). Vercel is a service provider that hosts our Pontus-X Documentation. Our Pontus-X Documentation is served by Vercel using a Content Delivery Network, a geographically distributed network, with servers within and outside of the European Economic Area (EEA). This means if you are located within the EEA, your IP address will most likely (but not guaranteed) be processed on a Vercel server within the EEA.
There is no adequacy decision for the USA from the European Commission. Our cooperation with Vercel is based on a Data Processing Agreement (DPA) including Standard Contractual Clauses (SCC). You have the right to receive a copy of these SCC. To exercise your right, please contact us at email@example.com.
When you contact us via e-mail, our (mail) service provider Microsoft (located at One Microsoft Way Redmond, WA 98052-6399, USA) supports us in processing your personal data so we can communicate with you. There is no adequacy decision for the USA from the European Commission. We have restricted storage on the EEA and signed SCC with our provider. You have the right to receive a copy of these SCC. To exercise your right, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Here you can find Microsoft's current DPA including SCC ↗.
4. Processing operations according to Article 13 GDPR
4.1 Providing our Pontus-X Documentation and ensuring its security
Your IP address is collected, used, and stored for providing our Pontus-X Documentation and to maintain its security. Our Pontus-X Documentation is hosted externally by our service provider Vercel (see also chapter 3.1).
Purpose: Collecting and using your IP address is necessary for providing our Pontus-X Documentation because it is a technical requirement for ensuring communication between your device and our Pontus-X Documentation. Your IP address is also processed for security, fraud-prevention, abuse-prevention, and troubleshooting purposes.
Legal basis: The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interest, pursuant to Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR.
Legitimate interests: Our legitimate interest is to provide our Pontus-X Documentation to you and to enable security, a technically error-free presentation, and the optimization of the Pontus-X Documentation.
Retention period: Vercel retains your personal data for as long as needed to provide their services. Additionally, Vercel does not delete the data when it is needed for the establishment, exercise, or defense of legal claims. In this case, the information is retained as long as needed for exercising respective potential legal claims.
4.2 Contact via e-mail
We collect, use, and store your e-mail address and the personal data that you voluntarily provide in your e-mail (e.g., your name) when you reach out to us via e-mail. Microsoft supports us technically in providing our mail service to you (see also chapter 3.2).
Purpose: Your personal data is collected, used, and stored by us to respond to your inquiries.
Legal basis: The legal basis for this processing is our legitimate interest, according to Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR.
Legitimate interests: Our legitimate interest is to answer your inquiries.
Retention period: We store your personal data as long as we need it to process your inquires. We store your personal data beyond this period if we are obliged to do so due to retention obligations under tax and commercial law or in the event of legal disputes. If the latter is the case, your personal data will be erased after the retention period has expired.
5. Cookies and web storage
A cookie is a small file that stores information in your browser. Your web browser downloads it on the first visit to a website. The next time you open this website with the same device, the cookie and the information stored in it are either sent back to the website that created it (first-party cookie) or sent to another website it belongs to (third-party cookie). This enables the website to detect that you have opened it previously with this browser and, in some cases, to vary the displayed content. Some cookies are necessary for making websites work, and others are used for enhancing your experience on the visited website. Cookies can also be used for marketing and analytics purposes. Web storage (local storage and session storage) has similar functionality to cookies.
6. Automated decision making including profiling according to Article 13(2)(f) GDPR
Automated decision making including profiling does not take place.
7. External links
Our Pontus-X Documentation contains links to websites owned by third parties. These websites are beyond our control and responsibility.
8. Your rights
Pursuant to the GDPR, you have the following rights. If you wish to exercise your rights or have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us.
8.1 Right of access (Art. 15 GDPR)
You have the right to obtain confirmation about whether deltaDAO processes personal data about you. If we do so, you have the right to access these personal data along with the information defined in Art. 15 GDPR.
8.2 Right to rectification (Art. 16 GDPR)
You have the right to obtain from us the rectification of inaccurate personal data about you without undue delay. Also, you have the right to obtain from us the completion of incomplete personal data about you.
8.3 Right to erasure (Art. 17 GDPR)
You have the right to obtain the erasure of your personal data without undue delay, where the legal grounds defined in Art. 17 GDPR apply.
8.4 Right to restriction of processing (Art. 18 GDPR)
You have the right to obtain the restriction of processing personal data about you where the legal grounds defined in Art. 18 GDPR apply.
8.5 Right to data portability (Art. 20 GDPR)
You have the right to receive from us your personal data in a structured, commonly used, and machine-readable format and the right to transmit the received data to another controller without hindrance from us, where the legal grounds defined in Art. 20 GDPR apply.
8.6 Right to object (Art. 21 GDPR)
You have the right to object to the processing of your personal data, where we base the processing on legitimate interests (Art. 6(1)(f) GDPR). We will no longer process your personal data except we can demonstrate compelling legitimate grounds, which override your freedoms, rights, and interests, or if we have to establish, exercise, or defend legal claims.
8.7 Right to lodge a complaint (Art. 77 GDPR)
You have the right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority, especially in the Member State of your habitual residence, your place of work, or the place of the alleged infringement if you think that deltaDAO processes your personal data in a way that infringes the GDPR.