Danfoss Link CC - End User License Agreement and Disclaimer

Danfoss Link CC - End User License Agreement and Disclaimer

1. License

This end user license agreement and disclaimer (“Agreement”) is entered into between Danfoss A/S or its Affiliates (each of which is referred to as “Danfoss”) and you as an end user (“You” or “User”). In this Agreement “Affiliate” shall mean an entity directly or indirectly controlled by Danfoss A/S whether by shares or voting rights.

Upon acceptance of this Agreement Danfoss grants You a limited, non-exclusive, non-transferable, royalty-free, worldwide license (“License”) to install and use the software (“Software”) embedded on your Danfoss Link CC. The License is granted subject to User’s compliance with the following:

a) The terms of this Agreement

b) Danfoss Terms of Use (available at www.Danfoss.com)

c) Danfoss Privacy Policy (available at www.Danfoss.com)

2. Automatic Software Updates

Danfoss may from time to time develop patches, bug fixes, updates and other modifications to improve the performance of the Software (“Updates”). By connecting the Danfoss Link CC to to the internet You accept that Updates may be automatically downloaded and installed on your Danfoss Link CC without further notice or consent being required. If you do not wish such Updates to be automatically downloaded and installed You must disable the Danfoss Link CC from the internet. You acknowledge that you may be required to install Updates to use the Product for remote access.

3. Consent to use of data

By installing and using the Application you give your consent and agree that Danfoss may collect, use, register and store information concerning your heating requirements, user set-points, IP-addresses, software and hardware attributes, connection errors and user interaction. We do not collect personal contact information such as address and names. The only personal information Danfoss processes is the users IP-address. This information is used to analyse user behaviour concerning operation of the app and will not be shared or sold to third parties. Such information is processed by Danfoss to improve user experience, enhance the performance of the Application and for security reasons. If you cannot agree that we collect this information the app must be uninstalled as we can’t deliver the services described above without it.

General question regarding processing of personal data can be forwarded to the Danfoss Global Data Protection Office at: GDPO@danfoss.com

4. Proprietary Rights

This License and the Software contains proprietary information which is owned by Danfoss and protected by applicable intellectual property rights. Except as expressly permitted herein, such Danfoss information herein may not

i. be used for any purpose except in compliance with this Agreement,

ii. be copied or reproduced in any form, or

iii. be modified, rented, leased, sold, distributed or exploited commercially.

Danfoss reserves the right to change, suspend, remove or disable User’s access at any time without notice. The Danfoss name, Danfoss logo and other Danfoss trademarks, graphics and logos are trademarks or registered trademarks of Danfoss or its affiliated companies. User is granted no right or license with respect to such trademarks.

5. Third Party Components

The Software may include certain third party software components ("Third Party Components") including open source and free software components, each of which has its own copyright and its own license conditions ("Third Party License"). A list of included Software Components and their respective licenses can be found in clause 8. To the extent any Third Party License grants the User rights to use, copy or modify the Open Source Component that are broader or narrower than the rights granted in this Agreement, then such rights shall take precedence over the rights and restrictions granted in this Agreement solely for such Third Party Components.

6. Disclaimer of Warranty

This License is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis for the intended purposes as determined by Danfoss only and any use hereof is at User’s sole risk.  The Software and results and information generated thereby cannot substitute technical advice but must be verified by the User, they are not promises and should not be relied on as accurate data or analyses. Danfoss disclaims all warranties and conditions regarding the Software, whether express, implied, or statutory, including, but not limited to, conditions of merchantability, satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy and non-infringement of third parties’ rights. Danfoss does not warrant that the Software will meet your requirements or that the operation hereof will be uninterrupted or error-free.

6. Limitation of Liability

To the extent not prohibited by law, in no event shall Danfoss be liable for any direct, special, indirect or consequential dam-ages, whatsoever, including, without limitation, damage to property, damages for loss of savings or profits, or loss of data arising out of any use of the Software.

7. Miscellaneous

The License shall automatically terminate upon User’s breach of any of the terms of this Agreement. Danfoss may terminate the License at its sole discretion without prior notice. This Agreement and the License is subject to the substantive law of Denmark. Any dispute arising out of or in connection with this Agreement shall be submitted to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in Denmark.

8. Third Party Components licenses