By using our website, you consent to the collection, use, and disclosure of your personal data by DACHS as explained below.
We as a (Data) Controller in the processing of personal data act in accordance with the provisions of the applicable laws, in particular the Swiss Federal Act on Data Protection (FADP) and the regulation No 2016/679 of the European Parliament and the Council of 27 April 2016 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data and repealing Directive 95/46/EC (General Data Protection Regulation, GDPR).
1. The Data Controller
The party responsible for controlling and processing data on this website is:
DACHS Computing & Biosciences GmbH. (hereinafter called „DACHS”)
3. Purpose of Collecting and Processing of Data
3.1 Data Collection on our Website
If you visit our webpage: We collect the following data from the visitors of the dachs.ch website:
If you register for our newsletter/fill out a contact form: We collect data about you, and we may use your contact information to send you promotional communications that maintains and develops our customer relationship.
DACHS stores any collected personal data in a CRM database and takes appropriate precautions to guarantee the security of its stored data. DACHS is using HubSpot CRM to process these data. DACHS has a signed Data Processing Agreement with HubSpot. Information on how HubSpot is processing these data can be found in the HubSpot Cloud Infrastructure FAQ.
3.2 Data Collection During Job Application
If you apply for a position: We collect data about you when you leave us an application. We will use this information mainly for recruiting purposes but also for research and statistical purposes. DACHS is not using any third-party service to process these data.
4. Transfer of Data, Data Security
Data processors may be within Switzerland, the EU & European Economic Area (EEA) or in other continents. Whenever we transfer data to a country with less legal data protection than in Switzerland and the EU & EEA, we ensure an appropriate level of protection as legally required or we rely on the statutory exceptions of explicit consent, performance of contracts, the establishment, exercise, or enforcement of legal claims, overriding public interests, published personal data or because it is necessary to protect the integrity of the persons concerned. Further, DACHS can also share your personal data with partner organizations (companies or associations with which DACHS offers cooperatively specific services and events). Data will only be passed on to third parties where it is necessary to provide the service.
5. Information Contained
5.1 Data Collection on our Website
We collect, process, and use personal data only insofar as it is necessary to establish, or modify legal relationships with us (master data). This is done based on EU’s GDPR article 6 (1) (b), which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract. We collect, process, and use your personal data when accessing our website (usage data) only to the extent required to enable you to access our service or to bill you for the same.
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The dachs.ch website uses the following types of cookies:
188.8.131.52 Website’s Own Cookies
The website’s own cookies can be used for storing visitor-related data and settings intended for the use of the website, such as username, service login information, language, or region preference. The data is used for implementing and customizing the functionality of the website and retaining the visitor’s preferences. These cookies can be essential to the functionality and use of the website. Cookies do not store data that would be used for marketing or tracking the visitors in other services or websites. Session cookies: Most of the website’s own cookies we use are so-called “session cookies.” They are automatically deleted after your visit. Other cookies remain in your device’s file system until you delete them. These cookies make it possible to recognize your browser when you next visit the site.
184.108.40.206 Third-party Cookies
We use services provided by third parties to collect website visitor statistics and analyze the data. Our purpose is to develop the quality and content of our website in a user-driven way. To implement visitor tracking and analytics, the services can store their own cookies, as well as utilize and combine data stored by the service from the same visitor on different website. We ensure that the cloud or other web services we use outside the EU or EEA operate in compliance with the GDPR. Short descriptions of the external services we use are listed below. Personal data processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the third parties. We recommend that you also see the services’ own data privacy practices (see links below in this subsection).
This website uses Google Analytics, a web analytics service. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA (Google). We use Google to track marketing and the behavior of target groups. The information generated by the Google cookie about your use of this website is usually transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. Google will use this information on our behalf to evaluate your use of our website in order to provide us with reports on the activities of users on the website and to provide other services related to the use of the website and internet usage. We only use Google Analytics with activated IP anonymization. This means that your IP address will be shortened in Switzerland, the EU and EEA. Only in exceptional cases will the full IP address be sent to a Google server in the USA and shortened there. Google will transfer this information to third parties if required by law or if third parties process this information on behalf of Google. The IP address provided by your browser will not be merged with Google’s other data. You may object to Google Analytics collecting the information with effect for the future by installing a deactivation add-on for your browser.
Further information: Google privacy policies and Google Analytics data privacy and security principles
Leadfeeder is an analytics service that is based on Google data. It provides information to DACHS on what companies visit DACHS’ website and suggests possible sales leads based on this information.
Further information: Leadfeeder Privacy Notice
5.1.2 Server Log Files
The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in “server log files”. These are:
These data will not be combined with data from other sources.
5.1.3 Contact Form
Should you send us questions via the contact form, we will collect the data entered on the form, including the contact details you provide, to answer your question and any follow-up questions. We do not share this information without your explicit permission.
We will, therefore, process any personal data you enter onto the contact form only with your consent.
5.1.4 Meeting Scheduler
We are using a third-party online service to simplify meeting organization with our clients and prospects. You can find information on how Calendly is treating your personal information here.
5.2 Data Collection if you Apply for a Position
6. Storage Time of Personal Data
If you contact us or register for our newsletter: We will retain your information for as long as needed to maintain our customer relationship or to process your order. You can decide to opt-out from receiving any further communications by contacting us.
If you apply for a position: We will retain your information for a maximum of two years. We retain this information to protect ourselves from legal claims, to consider you for other positions and to help us improve our recruitment process.
7. Automated Decision-making
Profiling (automated individual decisions) will not be made.
8. Data Subject Rights
DACHS never saves or keeps your personal data longer than is necessary for its respective purposes or is necessary for the purposes of other legitimate interests. Aside from legal grounds, the continued relevance/necessity of data is determined by the relationship we have with customers, potential customers, or job applicants.
As permitted by law, you have the right to be provided with information free of charge about any of your personal data that is stored as well as its origin, the recipient, and the purpose for which it has been processed. The right of data request is free only once per year.
You also have the right to have this data corrected, deleted, or preserved under a legal hold.
If your personal data is inaccurate or incomplete, you are entitled to ask that we correct, complete, or remove it. You may ask us to restrict or block the processing of your personal data in certain circumstances. Any data processing operation that requires your express consent may be revoked at any time with future effect. An informal email making this request is sufficient. The data processed before we receive your request may still be legally processed.
If you have any questions related to how we treat your personal data, would like to inspect and/or delete such data please contact us using the contact information provided in Section 1.
In general, exercising these rights requires that you are able to prove your identity. The data used for identification are not kept by us.
You can contact us at any time using the contact information given in Section 1 if you have further questions on the topic of personal data.
9. Right to File Complaints with Regulatory Authorities
Every data subject has the right to enforce his/her rights in court or to file a complaint with the competent regulatory authority. The competent data protection authority of Switzerland is the Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner (http://www.edoeb.admin.ch).
Data Subject is also entitled to request the assistance of the data protection authority of its country of domicile or permanent residence.
The data protection authorities of the European Union are available at:
Last update: 2023.12.01.