Privacy policy

Last updated: 31-Jul-2020

SpatialTEQ, Inc. values the privacy of those who visit our Web sites and register for our software and services online. We think it is important for you to understand when and why we collect personally identifiable information and how we may use it. This Privacy Policy explains how SpatialTEQ collects and utilizes your personal information when you use our Web sites or services.

While browsing our Web sites, you may be able to access the Web sites of our affiliates and third parties through a hyperlink. SpatialTEQ assumes no responsibility for the privacy practices of third parties' Web sites and suggests you review the privacy statements/policies on such Web sites before sharing your personally identifiable data.

SpatialTEQ collects certain personally-identifiable information such as your name, e-mail address, and postal address through our registration process to create your account with MapBusinessOnline. We also gather statistics on how you use our Web site and services (the Service Usage Statistics). All the information is employed solely to improve the services we offer, to facilitate and target communication with you about our services and offerings, and to provide effective customer support when needed.

When you plot a database on map with MapBusinessOnline we process the data on our servers. We extract only data columns you designated to be used on map. We delete original data file immediately after designated data has been extracted. We store these selected data columns for you in our access protected database in encrypted form.

Certain information, such as the Internet Protocol (IP) address of your computer, may be stored through the use of "cookies" intended to speed access to SpatialTEQ information and services. A cookie is a small file that can be used to tell us when you visit our Web sites and track your browsing preferences. SpatialTEQ does not use cookies to store information such as credit card numbers, telephone numbers, or other information you provide.

From time to time we release alpha and beta versions of our products and services, which are further refined before the release of the final production version. Since these products and services are still in test phase, we may not always catch an unintended privacy issue, despite our efforts to do so. As such, we welcome feedback on any privacy concerns you may have, and on how to improve our products and services generally, in all stages of release. SpatialTEQ does not guarantee error-free performance under this privacy policy.

We will never rent, sell, or lease any of the personally-identifiable information we collect from you to third parties. We will not share your personally identifiable information with third parties, with only few exceptions:

  1. If such disclosure is required by law.
  2. Disclosing relevant information about our customers to our contractors (e.g. a credit card clearing service) in order for them to provide specific services for SpatialTEQ in your benefit. Our contractors are bound by strict contractual requirements to keep all personal information they process strictly confidential and to use such information solely on behalf of SpatialTEQ.
  3. Sharing relevant information with one of our authorized reseller partners solely for the purpose of assisting your on-boarding process with MapBusinessOnline or to efficiently resolve any product related issues you may incur. All our reseller partners are bound by contractual requirements to keep all personally-identifiable information they access strictly confidential.
  4. If you choose to connect MapBusinessOnline or another SpatialTEQ product to application then we will disclose registration information to, Inc and it will be used by pursuant to privacy policy available at
  5. If you are using a Corporate Account as defined in Section ”Corporate accounts” of Terms of use, the organization owning the account may request specific personal information about the account, including your name, e-mail address, postal address; and the Service Usage Statistics including login attempts and time of login. The organization may also initiate a transfer of the Corporate Account to another person in the organization, in which case your maps and data will be transferred as well.
  6. If your account is under an investigation related to a suspected infringement of patent, trademark, copyright, trade secret, or other proprietary rights of a third party, we reserve the right to share the Service Usage Statistics including login attempts and time of login, map and dataset names with the law enforcement and/or the third party making the infringement claim, if it’s necessary for the investigation of the incident.

SpatialTEQ will take reasonable and prudent precautions to ensure that your personally identifiable data is protected against unauthorized access, use, or disclosure:

  • We use secure connections using SSL to safeguard certain information when transmitted from your Web browser to SpatialTEQ;
  • We use security controls to restrict access to databases housing personally identifying information;
  • We use encryption for sensitive personal information.

You may review and edit information we store about you in our database on Account page.

We may revise this Privacy Policy to keep it up to date with SpatialTEQ products, services and Web pages.

If you believe for any reason that SpatialTEQ has not followed these principles, please contact us and we will act promptly to investigate, correct as appropriate, and advise you of the correction. Please identify the problem as a Privacy Policy concern.