Terms & Conditions
1. BINDING EFFECT. This is a binding agreement. By using the Internet site located at either
inductiveautomation.com or inductiveuniversity.com (the “Site”) or any services provided in connection with
Automation, LLC, doing business as Inductive Automation (“Company”) from time to time in its sole
Service and the Site. This agreement constitutes the entire and only agreement between the Company and you,
and supersedes all prior or contemporaneous agreements, representations, warranties and understandings with
respect to the Site, the content, free product samples or freebie offers or services provided by or listed
on the Site, and the subject matter of this Agreement. YOU AGREE THAT BY USING THE SERVICE YOU REPRESENT
THAT YOU ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OLD AND THAT YOU ARE LEGALLY ABLE TO ENTER INTO THIS AGREEMENT. USE OF THE
SITE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.
information. A complete statement of Company’s current InductiveAutomation.com and InductiveUniversity.com
privacy policies can be found by clicking here
, respectively. Company’s privacy policies are
expressly incorporated into this Agreement by this reference.
When you are required to open an account to use or access the Site or Service, you must complete the
registration process by providing the complete and accurate information requested on the registration form.
You will also be asked to provide a user name and password. You are entirely responsible for maintaining the
confidentiality of your password. You may not use the account, username, or password of someone else at any
time. You agree to notify Company immediately on any unauthorized use of your account, user name, or
password. Company shall not be liable for any loss that you incur as a result of someone else using your
password, either with or without your knowledge. You may be held liable for any losses incurred by Company,
its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants, agents, and representatives due to someone
else’s use of your account or password.
3. USE OF SOFTWARE. Company may make certain software available to you from the Site. If you download
software from the Site, the software, including all files and images contained in or generated by the
software, and accompanying data (collectively, “Software”) are deemed to be licensed to you by Company, for
your personal, noncommercial, use only. Company does not transfer either the title or the intellectual
property rights to the Software, and Company retains full and complete title to the Software as well as all
intellectual property rights therein. You may not sell, redistribute, or reproduce the Software, nor may you
decompile, reverse-engineer, disassemble, or otherwise convert the Software to a human-perceivable form. All
trademarks and logos are owned by Company or its licensors and you may not copy or use them in any
Use of the Site must be in your own name and for your own personal benefit. It is a violation of this
agreement to access or use the Site in the name of another person or for the benefit of another person, and
may subject you to temporary or permanent disqualification from access and use of the Site, and may subject
you to temporary or permanent loss of a Credential(s).
4. CREDENTIALS. Your ability to obtain a Credential through the Inductive University is not guaranteed.
Company reserves the right to refuse to grant a Credential for any reason. It is your responsibility to
successfully comply with the Credential program and requirements and to pass the Credential examination.
Credentials may only be obtained and held by individuals. No compensation or other consideration shall be
provided for any time spent attempting to obtain a Credential or accessing or using the Site and/or its
programs, regardless of whether a Credential is obtained. Successful receipt of a Credential does not
replace in-person training courses provided by Company for certification.
If you obtain a Credential, but it is subsequently withdrawn or otherwise lost, you must remove any and all
references, advertisements, or other promotion relating to the Credential, whether in electronic or print
form or in any type of audio or visual advertising whatsoever. Misrepresentation of a Credential is a
material breach of this agreement and grounds for temporary or permanent disqualification from access and
use of the Site.
The Site and any Credentials, certifications or other programs are not credentialed or approved by any
regulatory body, including, without limitation, the State of California.
5. USER CONTENT. You grant Company a license to use the materials you post to the Site or Service. By
posting, downloading, displaying, performing, transmitting, or otherwise distributing information or other
content (“User Content”) to the Site or Service, you are granting Company, its affiliates, officers,
directors, employees, consultants, agents, and representatives a license to use User Content in connection
with the operation of the Internet business of Company, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees,
consultants, agents, and representatives, including without limitation, a right to copy, distribute,
transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate, and reformat User Content. You
will not be compensated for any User Content. You agree that Company may publish or otherwise disclose your
name in connection with your User Content. By posting User Content on the Site or Service, you warrant and
represent that you own the rights to the User Content or are otherwise authorized to post, distribute,
display, perform, transmit, or otherwise distribute User Content.
6. COMPLIANCE WITH INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAWS. When accessing the Site or using the Service, you agree to
obey the law and to respect the intellectual property rights of others. Your use of the Service and the Site
is at all times governed by and subject to laws regarding copyright ownership and use of intellectual
property. You agree not to upload, download, display, perform, transmit, or otherwise distribute any
information or content (collectively, “Content”) in violation of any third party’s copyrights, trademarks,
or other intellectual property or proprietary rights. You agree to abide by laws regarding copyright
ownership and use of intellectual property, and you shall be solely responsible for any violations of any
relevant laws and for any infringements of third party rights caused by any Content you provide or transmit,
or that is provided or transmitted using your User ID. The burden of proving that any Content does not
violate any laws or third party rights rests solely with you.
7. INAPPROPRIATE CONTENT. You agree not to upload, download, display, perform, transmit, or otherwise
distribute any Content that (a) is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, or threatening; (b)
advocates or encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or
otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national, or foreign law or regulation; (c) advertises or
otherwise solicits funds or is a solicitation for goods or services; or (d) includes or involves surveys,
contests, pyramid schemes, chain letters, junk mail, spam, or unsolicited messages; use of information
provided by Company, upload of viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots, corrupted files, or
similar software; use of metatag searches of the website or the service; or creating a false identity for
the purpose of misleading others. Company reserves the right to terminate your receipt, transmission, or
other distribution of any such material using the Service, and, if applicable, to delete any such material
from its servers. Company intends to cooperate fully with any law enforcement officials or agencies in the
8. COPYRIGHT. The content, organization, graphics, design, and other matters related to the Site are
protected under applicable copyrights and other proprietary laws, including but not limited to intellectual
property laws. The copying, reproduction, use, modification or publication by you of any such matters or any
part of the Site is strictly prohibited, without our express prior written permission.
9. COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT. Company has in place certain legally mandated procedures regarding allegations of
copyright infringement occurring on the Site or with the Service. Company has adopted a policy that provides
for the immediate suspension and/or termination of any Site or Service user who is found to have infringed
on the rights of Company or of a third party, or otherwise violated any intellectual property laws or
regulations. Company’s policy is to investigate any allegations of copyright infringement brought to its
attention. If you have evidence, know, or have a good faith belief that your rights or the rights of a third
party have been violated and you want Company to delete, edit, or disable the material in question, you must
provide Company with all of the following information: (a) a physical or electronic signature of a person
authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; (b)
identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works are
covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works; (c) identification of the material
that is claimed to be infringed or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or
access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit Company to locate the
material; (d) information reasonably sufficient to permit Company to contact you, such as an address,
telephone number, and if available, an electronic mail address at which you may be contacted; (e) a
statement that you have a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not
authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (f) a statement that the information in the
notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that you are authorized to act on behalf of the
owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. For this notification to be effective, you must
provide it to Company’s designated agent at:
Phone: (916) 456-1045
10. ALLEGED VIOLATIONS. Company reserves the right to terminate, temporarily or permanently, your use or
Credential(s) of the Service and/or the Site for any reason and at any time. To ensure that Company provides
a high quality experience for you and for other users of the Site and the Service, you agree that Company or
its representatives may access your account and records on a case-by-case basis to investigate complaints or
allegations of abuse, infringement of third party rights, or other unauthorized uses of the Site or the
Service. Company does not intend to disclose the existence or occurrence of such an investigation unless
required by law, but Company reserves the right to terminate your account or your access to the Site
immediately, with or without notice to you, and without liability to you, if Company believes that you have
use of the Site or the Service by others.
11. NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES/LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. COMPANY HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL
REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES. COMPANY IS MAKING THE SITE AVAILABLE “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND.
YOU ASSUME THE RISK OF ANY AND ALL DAMAGE OR LOSS FROM USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE, THE SITE OR THE SERVICE.
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, COMPANY EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED, REGARDING THE SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT. COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SITE OR THE SERVICE
WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS OR THAT THE OPERATION OF THE SITE OR THE SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR
ERROR-FREE. COMPANY FURTHER DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTY THAT THE INFORMATION PROVIDED IS ACCURATE OR CORRECT,
THAT EMPLOYMENT CAN OR WILL BE OBTAINED UPON COMPLETION OF PROGRAM AND OBTAINING A CREDENTIAL; AND THAT ANY
SPECIFIC RESULT WILL OCCUR AS A RESULT OF ACCESS TO OR USE OF THE SITE. FURTHER, THE INFORMATION AND
SERVICES MAY CONTAIN BUGS, ERRORS, PROBLEMS OR OTHER LIMITATIONS. THE COMPANY HAS NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER
FOR YOUR USE OF ANY INFORMATION OR SERVICE. IN PARTICULAR, BUT NOT AS A LIMITATION, THE COMPANY IS NOT
LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (INCLUDING DAMAGES FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS
OF PROFITS, LOSS OF MONEY, LITIGATION, OR THE LIKE), WHETHER BASED ON BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF
WARRANTY, NEGLIGENCE, PRODUCT LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
THE NEGATION OF DAMAGES SET FORTH ABOVE ARE FUNDAMENTAL ELEMENTS OF THE BASIS OF THE BARGAIN BETWEEN COMPANY
AND YOU, THE USER. THIS SITE AND THE INFORMATION WOULD NOT BE PROVIDED WITHOUT SUCH LIMITATIONS. NO ADVICE
OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM THE COMPANY THROUGH THE SITE SHALL CREATE ANY
WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTEE NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THIS AGREEMENT. THE INFORMATION AND ALL OTHER
MATERIALS ON THE SITE ARE PROVIDED FOR GENERAL INFORMATION PURPOSES ONLY AND DO NOT CONSTITUTE PROFESSIONAL
ADVICE. IT IS YOUR RESPONSIBILITY TO EVALUATE THE ACCURACY AND COMPLETENESS OF ALL INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON
THIS SITE OR ANY WEBSITE WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED.
Company does not make, and expressly disclaims, any recommendation or endorsement related to your use or
access of the Site. You are expressly prohibited from representing to any third party that you have
or will receive any recommendation or endorsement from Company.
Company further disclaims any obligation to accept any content from you, including, without limitation,
applications, modules, information, or other data, in any way related to your use or access of the
12. AFFILIATED SITES. Company has no control over, and no liability for any third party websites or
materials. Company works with a number of partners and affiliates whose Internet sites may be linked with
the Site. Because neither Company nor the Site has control over the content and performance of these partner
and affiliate sites, Company makes no guarantees about the accuracy, content, or quality of the information
provided by such sites, and Company assumes no responsibility for unintended, objectionable, inaccurate,
misleading, or unlawful content that may reside on those sites. Similarly, from time to time in connection
with your use of the Site, you may have access to content items (including, but not limited to, websites)
that are owned by third parties. You acknowledge and agree that Company makes no guarantees about, and
assumes no responsibility for, the accuracy, content, or quality of this third party content, and that,
content. Your use of the Site does not imply, provide, or guarantee that you are in any way affiliated with
Company or its affiliates in any way, and you are prohibited from making any representations to Company or
any third party of any such affiliation.
13. Third-Party Products and Services. Company may advertise third-party linked websites from which you may
purchase or otherwise obtain certain sample goods, freebie offerings or free trial services. You understand
that the Company does not operate or control the products, free offerings or services offered by third-party
linked websites. Third-party linked websites are responsible for all aspects of order processing,
fulfillment, billing and customer service. The Company is not a party to the transactions entered into
between you and third-party linked websites. You agree that use of such third-party linked websites is at
your sole risk and is without warranties of any kind by the Company, expressed, implied or otherwise. Under
no circumstances will the Company be liable for any damages arising from the transactions between you and
third-party linked websites or for any information appearing on third-party linked websites or any other
site linked to or from our site.
14. PROHIBITED USES. Company imposes certain restrictions on your permissible use of the Site and the
Service. You are prohibited from violating or attempting to violate any security features of the Site or
Service, including, without limitation, (a) accessing content or data not intended for you, or logging onto
a server or account that you are not authorized to access; (b) attempting to probe, scan, or test the
vulnerability of the Service, the Site, or any associated system or network, or to breach security or
authentication measures without proper authorization; (c) interfering or attempting to interfere with
service to any user, host, or network, including, without limitation, by means of submitting a virus to the
Site or Service, overloading, “flooding,” “spamming,” “mail bombing,” or “crashing;” (d) using the Site or
Service to send unsolicited e-mail, including, without limitation, promotions, or advertisements for
products or services; (e) forging any TCP/IP packet header or any part of the header information in any
e-mail or in any posting using the Service; or (f) attempting to modify, reverse-engineer, decompile,
disassemble, or otherwise reduce or attempt to reduce to a human-perceivable form any of the source code
used by Company in providing the Site or Service. Any violation of system or network security may subject
you to civil and/or criminal liability.
15. INDEMNITY. You agree to indemnify Company for certain of your acts and omissions. You agree to
indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Company, its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, consultants,
agents, and representatives from any and all third party claims, losses, liability, damages, and/or costs
(including reasonable attorney fees and costs) arising from your access to or use of the Site, your
any intellectual property or other right of any person or entity. Company will notify you promptly of any
such claim, loss, liability, or demand, and will provide you with reasonable assistance, at your expense, in
defending any such claim, loss, liability, damage, or cost.
16. Submissions. All suggestions, ideas, notes, concepts and other information you may send to us
(collectively, "Submissions") shall be deemed and shall remain the Company's sole property and shall not be
subject to any obligation of confidence on its part. Without limiting the foregoing, Company shall be deemed
to own all known and hereafter existing rights of every kind and nature regarding the Submissions and shall
be entitled to unrestricted use of the Submissions for any purpose, without compensation to the provider of
17. COPYRIGHT. All contents, including, without limitation, trademarks, of Site or Service are: Copyright ©
2014 Inductive Automation, LLC, doing business as "Inductive Automation"; 90 Blue Ravine;
Folsom, CA 95630. All rights reserved.
United States and the State of California, without reference to their rules regarding conflicts of law. You
hereby irrevocably consent to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state or federal courts in Sacramento,
California in all disputes arising out of or related to the use of the Site or Service.
19. SEVERABILITY; WAIVER. If, for whatever reason, a court of competent jurisdiction finds any term or
constitute a waiver of any prior, concurrent, or subsequent breach of the same or any other provisions
hereof, and no waiver shall be effective unless made in writing and signed by an authorized representative
of the waiving party.
20. NO LICENSE. Other than as specifically set forth herein, nothing contained on the Site should be
understood as granting you a license to use any of the trademarks, service marks, or logos owned by Company
or by any third party.
21. CALIFORNIA USE ONLY. The Site is controlled and operated by Company from its offices in the State of
California. Company makes no representation that any of the materials or the services to which you have been
given access are available or appropriate for use in other locations. Your use of or access to the Site
should not be construed as Company’s purposefully availing itself of the benefits or privilege of doing
business in any state or jurisdiction other than California.
22. MODIFICATIONS. Company may, in its sole discretion and without prior notice, (a) revise these Terms of
Use; (b) modify the Site and/or the Service; and (c) discontinue the Site and/or Service at any time.
Site periodically to be aware of any revisions. You agree that, by continuing to use or access the Site
following notice of any revision, you shall abide by any such revision.
23. ACKNOWLEDGEMENT. BY USING THE SERVICE OR ACCESSING THE SITE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ