1. General References
Computer Vertriebs GmbH with registered office in Germany, 30938
Burgwedel, Ehlbeek 15a (powerBridge Computer) is committed to use the
data of website users, business partners, potential buyers and job
applicants only in line with legal guidelines, and to protect these data
carefully. In this document we explain which data we process, how we use
it, and your legal rights to ask for information, correction, deletion,
and how to complain.
Computer, as identified in chapter 1, is the data controller regarding
all personal data processing in terms of the European General Data
Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the context of business connections and
communication with the company. Please direct any enquiries and
complaints to our data protection officer via eMail to
3. Processing of Personal Data
contact powerBridge Computer, whether by phone, in writing or using our
website, we record your voluntarily provided personal data. We collect
and file them, e.g. when you are asking for technical information,
soliciting a quotation, or placing an order.
We record the personal
data of customers, suppliers, website users, applicants, and people
asking for technical or commercial information. In detail we save
salutation, degree, name, address, phone numbers, eMail address, job
title, industrial sector, product categories of interest, and in
individual cases also the date of birth. And we file the documents
provided by applicants.
The legal basis for the
data storage is the European GDPR article 6(1a) and for business
partners article 6(1b).
When you use our
website anonymous data are recorded. These data provide statistical
information on the use of our website. It is not possible to assign the
data to a person or an IP address.
4. Purposes of Data
Computer uses your personal data for ordinary courses of business, for
direct marketing purposes like advertising letters or eMails. This
includes the consignment of technical or commercial information, offers,
order confirmations, shipments, invoices, and product or service
information. Applicants data are used only during the application
procedure. powerBridge Computer keeps your data as required by legal
obligations, e.g. the requirements of financial authorities or
commercial law. Although data may still be kept, in particular as it may
be necessary to protect our interests related to potential liability
related to this data processing.
5. Recipients of Personal
Computer may pass your personal data to other persons or groups of
persons. These may be:
a) persons or companies advising powerBridge Computer in legal,
financial or tax matters, or providing accounting or administration
b) authorities in line with legal obligations, or
c) companies providing network or software services to powerBridge
Transfer to Third Countries
Computer does not transfer personal data to third countries, except you
buy US products. When you purchase products with US origin from us it
may be necessary to forward your data to US manufacturers to comply with
the US export regulations. In any case this data transfer requires
strictly your written approval.
7. Data Retention Period
accumulated in the context of powerBridge Computer’s day-to-day business
will be retained according to the legal guidelines from financial
authorities and commercial law. Personal data used by powerBridge
Computer for direct marketing will no longer be processed for such
purposes, as soon as you object the processing, but we will keep the
data for the establishment, exercise or defense of legal claims.
Applicants personal data will be deleted within six months after
completion of the application procedure.
8. Rights of the Data
At any time, you
have the right to obtain confirmation from powerBridge Computer as to
whether or not your personal data are being processed, and if this is
the case, which data we are using. On request you will receive of copy
of these data. You have the right to request rectification or erasure of
personal data or restriction of processing of personal data. Further you
have the right to object at any time to the processing of personal data,
when you believe that the processing is unnecessary or otherwise
unlawful. Finally, you have the right to lodge a complaint with a
Computer carefully keeps your data safe. We process your data
exclusively in our company-internal network and do not use any cloud
services. Your data are secured by access control, access protection,
and access restriction to the persons assigned for data processing.
Appropriate protection strategies enable us to recover our data fast and
completely from data loss, server failure, fire, sabotage, or natural
Burgwedel, 30 April 2018