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The data we collect using cookies helps us understand our customers better, here’s a list of the main types of cookies we use and what we use them for:
|Analytics||_ga||Assigns a random ID number to you to track your use of our site||2 years|
|Analytics||_gaia||Used to determine which links are clicked on a page||Immediately|
|Analytics||_gat||Used to throttle collection of data on high-traffic sites||10 minutes|
|Analytics||_gali||Used to distinguish users||30 seconds|
|Analytics||_gid||Used to distinguish users||24 hours|
|Essential||BIGipServerTethys||Helps to manage load balancing on the server||On browser close|
|Third Party||APISID||Stores information to measure the number and behaviour of Google Maps users||10 years|
|Third Party||HSID||Stores information to measure the number and behaviour of Google Maps users||10 years|
|Third Party||NID||Stores information to measure the number and behaviours of Google Maps users||6 months|
|Third Party||PREF||Stores options, such as your preferred zoom level||2 years|
|Third Party||SAPISID||Stores information to measure the number and behaviours of Google Maps users||10 years|
|Third Party||SID||Stores information to measure the number and behaviours of Google Maps users||10 years|
|Third Party||SSID||Stores information to measure the number and behaviours of Google Maps users||10 years|
|Third Party||IDE||Google advertising cookie||24 days (approx)|
|Third Party||test_cookie||Determines if the user’s browser supports cookies||Immediately|