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Statement of Privacy

This Statement of Privacy is used by all of Bill Inmon's web sites. The Internet is an amazing tool. It has the power to change the way we live, and we're starting to see that potential today. With only a few mouse-clicks, you can follow the news, look up facts, buy goods and services, and communicate with others from around the world. It's important to Bill Inmon to help our browsers retain their privacy when they take advantage of our Web site and all the Internet has to offer.


Your privacy is an important issue to us. To better protect your privacy this notice is provided explaining our online information practices and the choices you have regarding how your information is collected and used. To protect your privacy, Inmon Data Systems, Inc. follows three practices in accordance with worldwide practices for customer privacy and data protection.


We will ask you when we need information that personally identifies you (personal information) or allows us to contact you. Generally this information is requested when you register in our email or mail lists on the site or when you download free information, order e-mail newsletters or request services offered by Inmon Associates via email. We use your Personal Information for three primary purposes:

  • To make the site easier for you to use by not having to enter information more than once.
  • To help you quickly find services or information
  • To help us create content most relevant to you.
  • To alert you to special offers, updated information and other new services from Inmon Data Systems.

If you choose not to register or provide personal information, you can still use most of the Web site. But you will not be able to access areas that require registration. Inmon Data Systems, Inc. occasionally allows other companies to offer our registered customers information about their products and services via a sponsored email or newsletter.


Inmon Associates, Inc. has taken measures to protect the security of your personal information and to ensure that your choices for its intended use are honored. We take strong precautions to protect your data from loss, misuse, unauthorized access or disclosure, alteration, or destruction. We are authorized by VeriSign Security systems and utilize SSL encryption technology.


If for some reason you believe Inmon Data Systems, Inc. has not adhered to these principles, please notify us by e-mail at, and we will do our best to determine and correct the problem promptly. Be certain the words Privacy Policy are in the Subject line.

Parents or guardians: we want to help you guard your children's privacy. We encourage you to talk to your children about safe and responsible use of their Personal Information while using the Internet.

You can update or modify all your personally identifiable information that we collect online and maintain by contacting us through our contact form. If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site, or your dealings with this Web site, you can contact: Alice Lubowicz, Inmon Data Systems, Inc. 303.693.1137,


Web site User Agreement

All Inmon Data Systems, Inc. Web Sites (the "Site") is an online data warehouse information service provided by William H. Inmon, subject to your compliance with the terms and conditions set forth below. Please read this document carefully before accessing or using the site. By accessing or using the site, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set forth below. If you do not wish to be bound by these terms and conditions, you may not access or use the site. Inmon Data Systems may modify this agreement at any time, and such modifications shall be effective immediately upon posting of the modified agreement on the site. You agree to review the agreement periodically to be aware of such modifications and your continued access or use of the site shall be deemed your conclusive acceptance of the modified agreement.

1. Copyright, Licenses and Idea Submissions.

The entire contents of the Site are protected by international copyright and trademark laws. The owner of the copyrights and trademarks are William H. Inmon, his affiliates or other third party licensors. YOU MAY NOT MODIFY, COPY, REPRODUCE, REPUBLISH, UPLOAD, POST, TRANSMIT, OR DISTRIBUTE, IN ANY MANNER, THE MATERIAL ON THE SITE, INCLUDING TEXT, GRAPHICS, CODE AND/OR SOFTWARE. You may print and download portions of material from the different areas of the Site solely for your own non-commercial use provided that you agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the materials. You agree to grant to Inmon Data Systems, Inc.a non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual license, with the right to sub-license, to reproduce, distribute, transmit, create derivative works of, publicly display and publicly perform any materials and other information (including, without limitation, ideas contained therein for new or improved products and services) you submit to any public areas of the Site (such as bulletin boards, forums and newsgroups) or by e-mail to Inmon Data Systems, Inc. web sites by all means and in any media now known or hereafter developed. You also grant to Inmon Data Systems, Inc. the right to use your name in connection with the submitted materials and other information as well as in connection with all advertising, marketing and promotional material related thereto. You agree that you shall have no recourse against Inmon Data Systems, Inc. for any alleged or actual infringement or misappropriation of any proprietary right in your communications to Inmon Data Systems, Inc.


Inmon Associates, Inc. and/or any other names of Inmon Data Systems, Inc. or its publications, products, content or services referenced herein or on the Site are the exclusive trademarks or service marks of Inmon Data Systems, Inc.. Other product and company names mentioned in the Sites may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

2. Use of the Site.

You understand that, except for information, products or services clearly identified as being supplied by Inmon Data Systems, Inc., Inmon Data Systems, Inc. does not operate, control or endorse any information, products or services on the Internet in any way. Except for Inmon Data Systems, Inc. identified information, products or services, all information, products and services offered through the Site or on the Internet generally are offered by third parties that are not affiliated with Inmon Associates, Inc. You also understand that Inmon Data Systems, Inc. cannot and does not guarantee or warrant that files available for downloading through the Site will be free of infection or viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other code that manifest contaminating or destructive properties. You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, and for maintaining a means external to the Site for the reconstruction of any lost data.

You assume total responsibility and risk for your use of the site and the Internet. Inmon Data Systems, Inc. provides the site and related information "as is" and does not make any express or implied warranties, representations or endorsements whatsoever (including without limitation warranties of title or non-infringement, or the implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose) with regard to the service, any merchandise information or service provided through the service or on the Internet generally, and Inmon Data Systems, Inc. shall not be liable for any cost or damage arising either directly or indirectly from any such transaction. It is solely your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy, completeness and usefulness of all opinions, advice, services, merchandise and other information provided through the service or on the Internet generally. Inmon Data Systems, Inc. does not warrant that the service will be uninterrupted or error-free or that defects in the service will be corrected.

You understand further that the Internet contains unedited materials some of which are sexually explicit or may be offensive to you. You access such materials at your risk. Inmon Data Systems, Inc. has no control over and accepts no responsibility whatsoever for such materials.


In no event will Inmon Data Systems, Inc. be liable for (i) any incidental, consequential, or indirect damages (including, but not limited to, damages for loss of profits, business interruption, loss of programs or information, and the like) arising out of the use of or inability to use the service, or any information, or transactions provided on the service, or downloaded from the service, or any delay of such information or service. Even if Inmon Data Systems, Inc. or its authorized representatives have been advised of the possibility of such damages, or (ii) any claim attributable to errors, omissions, or other inaccuracies in the service and/or materials or information downloaded through the service. Because some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of liability for consequential or incidental damages, the above limitation may not apply to you. In such states, Inmon Data Systems, Inc.'s liability is limited to the greatest extent permitted by law.

Inmon Associates, Inc. makes no representations whatsoever about any other Web sites which you may access through this one or which may link to this Site. When you access a non-Inmon Associates, Inc. Web site, please understand that it is independent from Inmon Data Systems, Inc., and that Inmon Data Systems, Inc.has no control over the content on that Web site. In addition, a link to a Inmon Data Systems, Inc. Web site does not mean that Inmon Data Systems, Inc. endorses or accepts any responsibility for the content, or the use, of such Web site.

3. Indemnification.

You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Inmon Data Systems, Inc., its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers and any third party information providers to the Service from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of this Agreement (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing the Service.

4. Third Party Rights.

The provisions of paragraphs 2 (Use of the Service), and 3 (Indemnification) are for the benefit of Inmon Data Systems, Inc. and its officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, suppliers, and any third party information providers to the Service. Each of these individuals or entities shall have the right to assert and enforce those provisions directly against you on its own behalf.

5. Term; Termination.

This Agreement may be terminated by either party without notice at any time for any reason. The provisions of paragraphs 1 (Copyright, Licenses and Idea Submissions), 2 (Use of the Service), 3 (Indemnification), 4 (Third Party Rights) and 6 (Miscellaneous) shall survive any termination of this Agreement.

6. Miscellaneous.

This Agreement shall all be governed and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Colorado applicable to agreements made and to be performed in Colorado. You agree that any legal action or proceeding between Inmon Data Systems, Inc. and you for any purpose concerning this Agreement or the parties' obligations hereunder shall be brought exclusively in a federal or state court of competent jurisdiction sitting in Colorado. Any cause of action or claim you may have with respect to the Service must be commenced within one (1) year after the claim or cause of action arises or such claim or cause of action is barred. Inmon Data Systems¹ failure to insist upon or enforce strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Neither the course of conduct between the parties nor trade practice shall act to modify any provision of this Agreement. Inmon Data Systems, Inc.may assign its rights and duties under this Agreement to any party at any time without notice to you.

Any rights not expressly granted herein are reserved.

Some of the information on this Web site may contain projections or other forward-looking statements regarding data warehousing future events or the future performance of Inmon Data Systems. We wish to caution you that these statements are only predictions and that the actual events or results may differ materially.