Your use of this web site signifies your consent to us collecting and using personal information about you as specified below in accordance with this policy and in using this website you are consenting to cookies being set on your device. If you are a registered user, this policy will be applied subject to any particular limitations or choices you express in your User Profile.
A cookie is a small piece of information that is stored on your computer’s hard drive by your web browser and cannot do your computer any harm. When you revisit the associated website the server will recognise the cookie, which gives it information about your last visit(s). In other words, a cookie allows a website to remember choices and submitted information so that you will not need to reset certain user-defined features or re-enter details. Cookies are either permanent (usually with a long term expiry date) or are only used in the current session and cease to exist when the browser is shut down (so called ‘session cookies’).
How cookies are used on this website
The following table lists the cookies that may be used on this website.
|ARRAffinity is a cookie used to affinitize a client to a server instance of the Web App. e.g. if an app is scaled out to 10 instances, and a user accesses it from their browser, the ARRAffinity helps keep the user going back to the same app instance, instead of getting a random instance each time.
|2 years from set/update
|30 minutes from set/update
|End of broswer session
|Not used in ga.js. Set for interoperability with urchin.js. Historically, this cookie operated in conjunction with the __utmb cookie to determine whether the user was in a new session/visit.
|Used to throttle request rate.
|6 months from set/update
|Stores the traffic source or campaign that explains how a user reached the site.