Cookies Policy puts small files (known as ‘cookies’) onto your computer to collect information about how you browse the site.

Cookies are:

  • used to measure how you use the website so it can be updated and improved based on your needs
  • used to remember the notifications you’ve seen so that we don’t show them to you again
  • not used to identify you personally*

You’ll normally see a message on the site before we store a cookie on your computer.

How Cookies are used on

Measuring website usage (Google Analytics)

We use Google Analytics software to collect information about how you use the website. We do this to help make sure the site is meeting the needs of its users and to help us make improvements.

Google Analytics stores information about:

  • the pages you visit on
  • how long you spend on each page
  • how you got to the site
  • what you click on while you’re visiting the site

We don’t collect or store your personal information (for example your name or address) so this information can’t be used to identify who you are.

We don’t allow Google to use or share our analytics data.

Google Analytics sets the following cookies:

Universal Analytics

_gaThis helps us count how many people visit by tracking if you’ve visited before2 years
_gidThis helps us count how many people visit by tracking if you’ve visited before24 hours
_gatUsed to manage the rate at which page view requests are made10 minutes

Google Analytics

_utmaLike _ga, this lets us know if you’ve visited before, so we can count how many of our visitors are new to or to a certain page2 years
_utmbThis works with _utmc to calculate the average length of time you spend on tigercomms.com30 minutes
_utmcThis works with _utmb to calculate when you close your browserwhen you close your browser
_utmzThis tells us how you reached (for example from another website or a search engine)6 months
analytics_next_page_callThis lets us know the next page you visit on, so we can make journeys betterwhen you close your browser

You can opt out of Google Analytics cookies.

*If you use a Prism Managed Service your instance of Prism may be hosted on a subdomain of Prism uses a single cookie for authentication purposes. This is required for the product to function but does serve to identify you personally.

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