We’re committed to protecting your data
Sentry undergoes annual SOC 1 and SOC 2 audits to ensure that you feel comfortable with the security and privacy controls we have in place to guard your data. These examinations are conducted by one of the world’s leading independent audit firms and result in detailed reports of the auditors’ findings.
SOC 1 (SSAE 16) report
Sentry completed a SOC 1 (SSAE 16) examination for the time period of January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020, marking the sixth year that Sentry has completed the SOC 1. The SOC 1 details the controls in place at Sentry relevant to financial reporting, and is available upon request to Sentinel and Sentrex customer organizations and their independent auditors, subject to completion of a non-disclosure agreement. You can request a copy by calling 800.411.4566 x2642.
SOC 2 report
Sentry completed a SOC 2 examination for the time period of January 1, 2020 through December 31, 2020. The SOC 2 Report details the controls in place at Sentry relevant to the security, availability and processing integrity of the system, and addresses the confidentiality and privacy of information processed by the system. The SOC 2 Report is available upon request to Sentinel, Sentrex and DataNext customer organizations and their independent auditors, subject to completion of a non-disclosure agreement. You can request a copy by calling 800.411.4566 x2642.
We’re committed to your privacy
Sentry Data Systems, Inc. Privacy Notice
Last Updated: August 3, 2020
Your privacy is important to Sentry, and we are committed to adhering to federal and state privacy laws and industry guidelines for using personal information collected from the Website in order to protect you and your identity. This Privacy Notice describes the limited information we may collect about you; how we use your information; how we protect the information; and what choices you have on how that information is used.
Please be sure to read this Privacy Notice before using this Website or submitting information to us through this Website.
Modification and updates
Sentry’s privacy policies may change from time to time, and Sentry reserves the right to modify or update this Privacy Notice. We encourage you to review this Privacy Notice periodically to stay informed about how we are helping to protect the personal information we collect. Please be advised, however, your continued use of this Website is acceptance of any changes or updates to Sentry’s Privacy Notice.
Information collection and use
Information we collect from visitors
Visitors to our Website can access the site’s home page and browse most other areas of the Website without disclosing any personal information. Sentry’s system automatically collects information about your browsing activity within our Website and technology used in order to improve the content and usability of the Website. The information collected includes information provided to us by your browser, including the IP address or Website it came from (known as the referring URL), the type of operating system and browser used, the time and date of access, which pages were visited, and other similar information.
Information we collect when you provide voluntary contact information
In addition to the information collected by our system, Sentry also collects information from visitors who voluntarily communicate with us on this Website. Visitors to our Website may provide their consent to be added to our electronic newsletter by providing a name and email address for this purpose. You may opt out of future receipt of the electronic newsletter at any time through a link at the bottom of the electronic newsletter.
Sentry may also use information for fulfillment of visitor requests, to contact visitors or for reporting purposes. We limit access to your personal information to Sentry’s employees, clients and contractors who we believe need access in order to provide services to you or to do their jobs.
PushEngage is used to send you notifications through your web browser, upon your agreement. You can find information about PushEngage’s privacy policies and practices at PushEngage.
Visitors may also request that we contact them regarding our products and services and may provide certain information such as their name, title, organization name, email address, physical address, and phone number. Sentry will use the information you provide to respond to your request, and your consent to use such personal information for that purpose is implied. If you wish for us to contact you regarding our products and services, but do not wish to provide contact information, you may contact us via phone at 1.800.411.4566.
Sentry may also periodically send promotional emails about our products and services to visitors who provide their email information. Sentry uses an agent to assist with its marketing campaigns. The agent is bound by a contractual agreement which covers security and limits the use of your personal information to the intended Sentry communications. You may elect to be removed from any future communications by confirming your preferences via a link at the bottom of the communication or by emailing us at: email@example.com.
This Website is not directed at children under thirteen (13) years of age. Accepting party should be at least thirteen (13) years of age.
Cookies, log files, and pixel-tags (Web beacons) are technologies used by the Sentry Website for various purposes. Your browser allows us to place some information (session based IDs and/or persistent cookies) on your computer’s hard drive to identify information about the browser you are using to tailor web page display. Sentry may also use these cookies to connect the information collected to the personal information you may voluntarily provide, improve the quality of its Website, identify user preferences, improve search results, and track user browsing trends. Your web browser can be set to allow you to control whether you will accept cookies, reject cookies, or to notify you each time a cookie is sent to you. Please note that cookies are not required to access and use our Website, however, if your browser is set to reject cookies some Website functionality may be lost. The Help section of your browser will tell you how to prevent your browser from accepting cookies or to delete cookies that are already on your computer (persistent cookies).
As is true of most websites, we gather certain information automatically and store it in log files. This information may include Internet protocol (IP) addresses, browser type, internet service provider (ISP), referring/exit pages, operating system, date/time stamp, and/or clickstream data. While not all of the information that we collect from visitors is personally identifiable, it may be associated with personal information that visitors provide to us through our Website.
Protection of information
Sentry will not sell, trade, rent, or voluntarily provide to others any personally identifiable information collected on our Website. We may, however, disclose such personally identifiable information when we believe in good faith that it is required to be disclosed to protect our rights, protect your safety or the safety of others, investigate fraud, by law or by an appropriate law enforcement or governmental authority.
Sentry takes various security measures to protect information received online. Access to information stored on our servers is restricted to Sentry employees or agents who need to know such information to perform a specific job on Sentry’s behalf.
Although Sentry makes a genuine effort to ensure the security of activities conducted on this Website, no transmission over the Internet, or method of electronic storage, is completely secure. Accordingly, Sentry cannot and does not guarantee that any activities conducted on this Website will be absolutely secure.
Information may be copied, stored, and retained on our database servers or as part of our normal backup processes. Servers and backup information is subject to physical, electronic, and managerial security measures and access is restricted to authorized IT associates.
Update of your personal information and Sentry contact information
Update or removal of personal information
Although the personal information we collect through our Website is limited and voluntary, you are responsible for providing Sentry with accurate and complete information, and for contacting Sentry if correction of the information is required. Please be informed that you may also request a copy of the personal information you provided to us. We will retain and use your information for as long as your account is active or as needed to provide you services. We will also retain and use your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements. Additionally, if you would like to discontinue receiving information from Sentry such as email or newsletter communications, you may update your email preferences by using the “Unsubscribe” link found in the emails. You may also update, modify or correct the information or request that such information be removed from our databases by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org, by calling us at 1.800.411.4566 or by contacting us at:
Sentry Data Systems, Inc.
800 Fairway Drive, Suite 400
Deerfield Beach, FL 33441 United States of America
Sentry will use reasonable efforts to comply with your request.
Changes to this Policy
If you are a California resident, please visit the Sentry Privacy Notice for California Residents for additional information.