Cookie policy

What is a cookie ?

A cookie is a small text file that is downloaded onto your device when you access a website.

What do cookies do?

It allows the website to recognise your device and store some information about your preferences or past actions in order to make websites work, or work more efficiently, as well as to provide information to the owners of the site. In short, cookies help us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our website.

Are all cookies the same?

Not exactly.
Cookies may differ depending on their duration or on their origin.

There are 2 types of duration for cookies:

  • Session cookies which are temporary and will only be stored in the memory of your browser while it is open. As soon as the browser is closed, the cookie will be removed from your its history.
  • Persistent cookies which have an expiration date stuck to them. These cookies are not removed when the browser is closed but are removed after the expiry date is reached. These durations are set in accordance with the purpose served by the cookies. You can also manually delete these cookies.

Cookies can originate from different sources:

  • First-party cookies are created by the website you are visiting.
  • Third-party cookies are created by third-party vendors and placed by the website owner for different purposes.

You can find more information about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set on your device and how to manage and delete them, at www.aboutcookies.org and www.youronlinechoices.eu.

Web beacons

Web beacons (also known as internet tags, pixel tags and clear GIFs) are typically transparent graphic images placed on a website. Web beacons are used in combination with cookies to consider the actions of our website’s visitors. We may use beacons to obtain information such as the IP address of the machine that downloaded the page on which the beacon appears or the URL of the page on which the beacon appears, the time the page was consulted, and the version of browser used to visit the page.

IP addresses and URLs

An IP address is a unique identifier that certain devices use to identify and communicate over the Internet. When you visit our website, we may view the IP address of the device used to connect to the internet via the aforementioned web beacons. This information is used to determine the general physical location of the device. We may use this information to change the way we present our sites to enhance your visit.

A URL (uniform resource locator) is a unique identifier or address for each resource on the internet. For instance, it is the address for the web page that you are visiting. We will use this information to see which pages are visited and the way that you navigate through our website.

How do I change my cookie settings?

Capgemini respects your right to privacy; therefore, you can choose not to consent to the use of some types of cookies on this page.

Click on the different category headings to find out more and change our default settings. However, blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.

We do recommend that you leave the cookies active to enjoy the fullest experience on our website. Please be aware that choosing not to enable certain types of cookies may impact your experience of the website and the availability of some services.

Alternatively, most web browsers allow some control of most cookies through the browser settings. To find out more about cookies, including how to see what cookies have been set, visit www.aboutcookies.org or www.allaboutcookies.org.

Manage my cookie settings

Cookies description

You can find below a detailed list of the cookies we use and a description of their use.

Except where permitted by law, we use cookies only after we have received your consent for their use, either through the cookie banner or through the centralized consent manager. You can adjust your consent by cookie category (with the exception of strictly necessary cookies which are used for the operation of the site).

CATEGORY

GENERAL INFORMATION

COOKIE NAME

PURPOSE

EXPIRATION

VIDEO

[CONSENT, PREF, VISITOR_INFO1_LIVE, YSC] youtube.com /
These cookies are set by YouTube to track the use of their services.

CONSENT

This cookie records the consent status of the user in relation to the youtube.com domain.

20 years 1 month

PREF

This cookie stores your preferences and other information, such as your choice of language, number of searches performed, or whether you have accepted the Google SafeSearch filter.

10 years from the creation/update date

This cookie is placed by Youtube to measure your bandwidth and thus determine if you have the new or old interface.

Up to 3650 days

use_hitbox

This cookie increments the counter indicating the number of frames of a YouTube video.

At the end of the session

Audience measurement

[_ga, _gat, _gat_globalTracker, _gid] google analytics /

Cookies to collect information on the use of the site (such as number of visitors, number of pages visited) in order to improve the site.

_ga

Cookie set up to differentiate users

2 years from the creation/update date

_gat

Cookie put in place to measure the rate of applications

10 minutes from creation/update date

_gat_globalTracker

Cookie set up to store a unique identifier for each visitor, used to track visits to all sites within a domain.

10 minutes from creation/update date

_gid

Cookie used to differentiate users

24h

[altran_dispatcher
_client]
This cookie allows to redirect the user to the right country.

altran_dispatcher
_client

This cookie allows to redirect the user to the right country.

2 months

Social Media

[__atuvc, __atuvs, loc, mus, na_id, na_tc, ouid, ssc, uid, uvc] addthis.com /
Cookies created and read by the social sharing site AddThis to view the number of « shares ». No cookie data is sent to AddThis.

_atuvc

Number of visitors. AddThis collects information from visitors that does not directly identify an individual and is designed to identify the devices used by visitors.

13 months

_atuvus

This cookie ensures that the user sees the updated share counter if he shares a page with AddThis on social networks.

1 day

_loc

This cookie ensures that the user sees the updated share counter if he shares a page with AddThis on social networks.

13 months

mus

Cookie designed to provide you with content and advertising that is tailored to your interests.

13 months

na_id

Cookie designed to provide you with content and advertising that is tailored to your interests.

19 months

na_tc

Cookie designed to provide you with content and advertising that is tailored to your interests.

19 months

ouid

Cookie designed to provide you with content and advertising that is tailored to your interests.

13 months

ssc

Cookie designed to provide you with content and advertising that is tailored to your interests.

13 months

uid

This cookie creates a unique user ID and allows the user to share content on social networks and provide statistics to different providers.

13 months

uvc

This cookie detects the frequency with which the social sharing service meets a given user.

13 months