Last updated 21 June 2011
Information about us
www.thrutu.com is a site (referred to as the “Thrutu Website”) operated by Data Connection Ltd. doing business as Metaswitch Networks (“Metaswitch”). Our contact details and registration information are found at Legal Notices.
Acceptance of Terms
Intellectual Property Rights
You agree that you shall not remove, obscure, or alter any proprietary rights notices (including copyright and trade mark notices) which may be affixed to or contained within the Services.
All other use of the Thrutu Website and its Services is prohibited.
Third Party Copyrights
Metaswitch is committed to respecting the intellectual property rights of others and we ask that the users and visitors to the Thrutu Website do the same. Metaswitch may, in its sole discretion, terminate the accounts or access rights of users or visitors who violate the intellectual property rights of Metaswitch and others.
While Metaswitch endeavours to ensure that the Thrutu Website is normally available 24 hours a day, Metaswitch shall not be liable if for any reason the Thrutu Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. Metaswitch may stop (permanently or temporarily) providing the Thrutu Website (or any features within it) to you or to end users generally at Metaswitch’s sole discretion, without prior notice to you. We may, at our option, disable or terminate, without notice and with or without cause, your access to the Thrutu Website, without prejudice to our rights.
Your Use of the Thrutu Website
You may not use any “deep-link”, “page-scrape”, “robot”, “spider” or other automatic device, program, algorithm or methodology, or any similar or equivalent manual process, to access, acquire, copy or monitor any portion of the Thrutu Website, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the navigational structure or presentation of the Thrutu Website, to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Thrutu Website. Metaswitch reserves the right to bar any such activity.
You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the Thrutu Website, or any other systems or networks connected to the Thrutu Website or to any Thrutu or Metaswitch server, or to any of the services offered on or through the Thrutu Website, by hacking, password “mining” or any other illegitimate means.
You may not probe, scan or test the vulnerability of the Thrutu Website or any network connected to the Thrutu Website, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the Thrutu Website or any network connected to the Thrutu Website. You may not reverse look-up, trace or seek to trace any information on any other user of or visitor to the Thrutu Website, or any other customer of Metaswitch, including any other Thrutu user, to its source, or exploit the Thrutu Website or any service or information made available or offered by or through the Thrutu Website, in any way where the purpose is to reveal any information, including but not limited to personal identification or information, other than your own Thrutu account information, as provided for by the Thrutu Website.
You agree that you will not take any action that imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on the infrastructure of the Thrutu Website or Metaswitch’s systems or networks, or any systems or networks connected to the Thrutu Website or Metaswitch.
You agree not to use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Thrutu Website or any transaction being conducted on the Thrutu Website, or with any other person’s use of the Thrutu Website.
You may not forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any message or transmittal you send to Metaswitch on or through the Thrutu Website or any service offered on or through the Thrutu Website. You may not pretend that you are, or that you represent, someone else, or impersonate any other individual or entity.
Posting and submission of information
You may use the Thrutu Website only for lawful purposes. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from the Thrutu Website any material that is unlawful, technically harmful, malicious, in breach of third party intellectual property rights, threatening, defamatory, obscene, or is otherwise offensive.
We have the right to remove any material or posting you make on the Thrutu Website at any time.
Reliance on information posted
Commentary and other materials posted on the Thrutu Website are not intended to amount to advice on which reliance should be placed. We therefore disclaim all liability and responsibility arising from any reliance placed on such materials by you, or anyone who may be informed of any of its contents.
Links to and from other websites
This Thrutu Website may contain links to third party sites for your convenience. We have no control over those sites or resources, and accept no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from your use of them.
Access to the Thrutu Website
METASWITCH DOES NOT PROMISE THAT THE THRUTU WEBSITE OR ANY OF ITS SERVICES WILL BE ACCURATE, UP-TO-DATE, ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, OR THAT ANY DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT YOUR USE OF THE THRUTU WEBSITE WILL PROVIDE SPECIFIC RESULTS. We may make changes to the Services on the Thrutu Website, at any time without notice. The SERVICES on the Thrutu Website may be out of date and we make no commitment to update such SERVICES. THE Thrutu Website AND ITS SERVICES ARE provided “as is” and do not constitute a warranty of any kind, either express or implied. This includes but is not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement. Except where prohibited by law, this disclaimer also includes any express or implied warranties arising from any course of dealing, usage, or trade practice.
Limitation of Liability
TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, METASWITCH AND ITS PARENT, AFFILIATE AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES, CONSULTANTS, AGENTS AND SUPPLIERS, EXCLUDE ALL LIABILITY AND RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE THAT MAY RESULT TO YOU OR A THIRD PARTY (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS OR DAMAGES, OR ANY LOSS OF INCOME, PROFITS, GOODWILL, DATA, CONTRACTS, USE OF MONEY, OR LOSS OR DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR CONNECTED IN ANY WAY TO BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, AND WHETHER IN TORT (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION NEGLIGENCE), CONTRACT OR OTHERWISE) IN CONNECTION WITH THE THRUTU WEBSITE AND ITS SERVICES IN ANY WAY OR IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE, INABILITY TO USE OR THE RESULTS OF USE OF THE THRUTU WEBSITE OR ITS SERVICES, ANY SITES LINKED TO THE THRUTU WEBSITE OR THE MATERIAL ON SUCH SITES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OR DAMAGE DUE TO VIRUSES THAT MAY INFECT YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, SOFTWARE, DATA OR OTHER PROPERTY ON ACCOUNT OF YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR BROWSING THE THRUTU WEBSITE OR YOUR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL FROM THE THRUTU WEBSITE OR ANY SITES LINKED TO THE THRUTU WEBSITE. METASWITCH DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR THE ACTS, OMISSIONS AND CONDUCT OF ANY THIRD PARTIES IN CONNECTION WITH OR RELATED TO YOUR USE OF THE THRUTU WEBSITE AND/OR ANY SERVICES. YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR USE OF THE THRUTU WEBSITE AND ITS SERVICES AND ANY LINKED SITES.
THIS DOES NOT AFFECT ANY LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE EXCLUDED OR LIMITED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW.
Information about you and your visits to the Thrutu Website
You may not use this Thrutu Website or export information and materials in violation of any applicable laws or regulations including, without limitation, the United States export laws and regulations.
Governing law and jurisdiction