Terms of Use Agreement


Welcome to the Alpha Wire.com website.  By accessing or using our website, you agree to comply with and be bound by (i) the following terms and conditions concerning your use of the website ("Terms of Use Agreement"), and (ii) our Privacy Policy.  Please review the following terms carefully. If you do not agree to these terms, you should not access this website.  For purposes of this Terms of Use Agreement, the terms "Alpha Wire" or “we” or "our" refers to Alpha Wire.  The term "you" refers to the user or viewer of our website.

We may revise the Terms of Use Agreement and/or Privacy Policy at any time without notice to you.  You may use our website for lawful purposes only.

You may download, view, copy, and print materials (including without limitation documents and videos) from this website, however, you will be subject to the following: (a) the materials (and any information contained therein) must be used solely for purposes of promoting Alpha Wire and its products and services; and (b) the materials may not be modified or altered in any way. You may not otherwise copy, print, display, perform, reproduce, publish, license, post, transmit, or distribute any information, documents, or other materials from this website in whole or in part without the express written authorization of Alpha Wire.

Alpha Wire does not warrant the accuracy or completeness of the materials or information provided on this website, including but not limited to the reliability of any advice, statement or other information displayed or distributed through the website. You acknowledge that any reliance on any such materials, advice, statement or information shall be at your sole risk. Product documentation is subject to change without notice. Changes, if any, will be incorporated in new editions of these documents. Alpha Wire may make improvements or changes in the products or programs described within the documents or web pages at any time without notice. Mention of products or services not manufactured or sold by Alpha Wire is for informational purposes only and constitutes neither an endorsement nor a recommendation for such products or services.

This website IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE”, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED.  TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, Alpha Wire DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF PERFORMANCE, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, non-infringement of third party rights, ACCURACY, OMISSIONS, COMPLETENESS, CURRENTNESS AND DELAYS.  Alpha Wire DOES NOT WARRANT THAT ACCESS TO the website WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, SECURE, COMPLETE OR ERROR FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE WEBSITE OR THE SERVER(S) THAT MAKE THE WEBSITE AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS.  Alpha Wire shall have no liability arising from or related to your operation and/or use of (or inability to use) the Website or the materials/information contained thereon.  Some jurisdictions do not allow for the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusions of implied warranties may not be applicable to you under certain circumstances.

It has been and remains Alpha Wire’s policy not to accept or consider ideas, suggestions or materials other than those that Alpha Wire has specifically requested from you. Accordingly, Alpha Wire does not want you to, and you should not, send any confidential or proprietary information to Alpha Wire through this website unless specifically requested by Alpha Wire. Please note that any unsolicited information or material sent to Alpha Wire will be deemed not to be confidential or proprietary. 

Terms and Conditions Specific to Documents

Documents and other materials provided by Alpha Wire on the website are provided "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  Some jurisdictions do not allow for the exclusion of implied warranties, so the above exclusions of implied warranties may not be applicable to you under certain circumstances.

Link Disclaimer

Links to other websites are provided only as a reference and as a courtesy to Alpha Wire partners (CSV’s, distributors, consultants) as well as other companies that provide relevant information. Alpha Wire does not make any representations that the link to another website will function properly or that the linked website will be operational or contain the information suggested.  All external links to other websites do not constitute an endorsement of products, services or information provided by such other websites. Further, the inclusion of links to other websites does not imply that the other websites have given permission for inclusion of these links, or that there is any relationship between Alpha Wire and the linked websites. Alpha Wire is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of others websites. Alpha Wire hereby disclaims any representations or warranties expressed on any website other than our own.


The Alpha Wire website has security measures in place in order to protect against the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control.  Despite our use of these security measures, you understand and agree that no data transmission over the internet can be guaranteed to be 100% secure.  As a result, while we strive to protect your personal information, we, unfortunately, cannot guarantee or warrant the security of any information you transmit to or from our website.   YOU HEREBY RELEASE AND FOREVER DISCHARGE ALPHA WIRE AND ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, FROM ANY AND ALL MANNER OF LIABILITY, CLAIMS, COUNTERCLAIMS, DEMANDS, SETOFFS, DAMAGES, OR CAUSES OF ACTION, WHICH YOU NOW HAVE OR WHICH MAY HEREAFTER ACCRUE, WHETHER HERETOFORE ASSERTED OR UNASSERTED, KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, ARISING OUT OF, OR IN ANY WAY RELATING TO, THE UNAUTHORIZED DISCLOSURE OR USE OF YOUR INFORMATION OR ANY CONSEQUENCES RESULTING THEREFROM.


The content, organization, graphics, design, compilation, digital conversion and other matters related to the website are protected under applicable copyrights, trademarks, and other proprietary (including but not limited to intellectual property) rights. Copies of the materials on these web pages may not be reprinted or republished in any form without the express written permission of Alpha Wire. Permission is granted to print copies of informational articles for your own use and review, provided that source attributions and copyright notices are maintained.


We reserve all of our rights to all of the graphic image and text, any other images, our trade names and trademarks, and any intellectual property rights. Alpha Wire trade names, trademarks, logos and service names and similar proprietary marks shall not be reprinted or displayed in any form without the express written permission of Alpha Wire. 

Limitation of Liability

To the extent permitted by applicable law, in no event will Alpha Wire be liable to you or any other person or entity for any actual, general, direct, indirect, special, incidental, punitive, consequential (including, without limitation, loss of use, loss of profits or revenues, loss of property (including data), damages resulting from use of or reliance on the information presented, or cost of replacement goods), or any other damages or losses arising out of the use of the Alpha Wire website and/or any materials, products, or services contained or referenced therein, even if Alpha Wire is informed in advance of the possibility of such damages.

Indemnification and Release

By accessing the Alpha Wire website, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless ALPHA WIRE AND ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS from any and all claims, suits, actions, demands, damages, liabilities, losses, and expenses, including attorneys’ fees, arising from or related to (i) your use of our website and/or any materials, services, or products available through our website, and/or (ii) your breach of this terms of use Agreement.  In addition, you hereby release Alpha Wire AND ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS, FROM ANY AND ALL MANNER OF LIABILITY, CLAIMS, COUNTERCLAIMS, DEMANDS, SETOFFS, DAMAGES, OR CAUSES OF ACTION, WHICH YOU NOW HAVE OR WHICH MAY HEREAFTER ACCRUE, WHETHER HERETOFORE ASSERTED OR UNASSERTED, KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, ARISING OUT OF, OR IN ANY WAY RELATING TO (i) your use of our website, and/or (ii) any materials, services, or products made available on our website. You hereby agree to waive all laws that may limit the efficacy of such releases.

Changes to the Website

Alpha Wire has the right at any time to change or discontinue any aspect or feature of this website.  Alpha Wire expressly disclaims any obligation to keep the contents of this website up to date or free of errors or viruses, or to maintain uninterrupted access to this website.

Governing Law; Venue

This Terms of Use Agreement will be governed by the laws of the State of Delaware, without regard to its conflict of law provisions.  If any provision of this Terms of Use Agreement is held by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, invalid, or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.  Any cause or action relating in any manner to this Terms of Use Agreement or your use of this website shall be brought and tried exclusively in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Missouri or in the state Circuit Court for St. Louis County, Missouri.  For purposes of any such cause or action, you expressly consent to personal jurisdiction in the State of Missouri and to venue in the aforementioned Missouri federal and state courts.


The failure of Alpha Wire to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Terms of Use Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.

Entire Agreement

This Terms of Use Agreement constitutes the entire understanding and contract between the parties and supersedes any and all prior and contemporaneous, oral or written representations, communications, understandings, and agreements between the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof. The parties acknowledge and agree that neither of the parties is entering into this Terms of Use Agreement on the basis of any representations or promises not expressly contained herein.

Terms of Use Agreement Version 1.0
Posted March 2009


Privacy Policy

Our Commitment to Privacy

Our Privacy Policy is designed to assist you in understanding how we collect, use and safeguard the personal information you provide to us, and to assist you in making informed decisions when using the Alpha Wire website and our products and services.  We will not sell, share, or rent your personal information to others in ways different from what is disclosed in this Privacy Policy, as amended from time to time.   For purposes of this Privacy Policy, the terms "Alpha Wire" or “we” or "us" or "our" refers to Alpha Wire, Inc.  The term "you" refers to the user or viewer of our website.

Information Collection and Use

When you visit our website you may provide us with two types of information: (i) personal information you knowingly choose to disclose that is collected on an individual basis (“Personal Information”), and (ii) website use information collected on an aggregate basis through a website statistics program as you and others browse our website (“Use Information”).

Website Statistics Gathering

From time to time Alpha Wire collects certain Use Information from our servers that relates to the use of our website, including but not limited to Internet Protocol addresses, Internet domain names, the web browser and operating system used to access the website, the files visited, the time spent in each file, and the time and date of each visit. We use this information to improve our website, for example by enhancing pages or features that are visited frequently, and on occasion we may share this information with our affiliates or other third party companies to provide them with an indication of the amount of interest in our website for advertising purposes and to help us plan for technical improvements.

This website may place and access cookies when you visit the website.  A cookie is a small data file that websites commonly write to your hard drive when you visit them. A cookie file contains information that can identify you each time you visit the website.  This website uses cookies as a way to measure activity and traffic patterns on the website.  You may choose to set your computer to reject cookies if you desire.

Collection and Use of Personal Information

Personal Information which you may provide to us through use of the website includes, without limitation, your name, address, e-mail address, company affiliation, telephone number, and other similar information. 

From time to time our website may request additional information from users via surveys or contests.  Participation in these surveys or contests is completely voluntary and you therefore have a choice whether or not to disclose additional information that may be requested.  Information requested via surveys and contests may include additional demographic information.

We use Personal Information for purposes of administering our business activities and providing customer service.  The Personal Information you provide to us when filling out and submitting an online form or requesting us to contact you will be used for the purpose for which it was provided – such as contacting you or processing a request.  Occasionally, we may also use the Personal Information we collect to notify you about important changes to our website, new services and special offers we think you will find valuable. We also may share Personal Information about visitors to our website among our corporate affiliates and subsidiary companies for purposes related to the business of those affiliates and subsidiaries.  We will not sell, rent or furnish your Personal Information to other unaffiliated organizations except as required in the normal course business or in connection with a subpoena or other judicial or governmental request for information.

The lists used to send you product and service offers are developed and managed under our traditional company standards designed to safeguard the security and privacy of our customers’ Personal Information.  As a customer, you will be given the opportunity, after registration, to notify us of your desire not to receive any further e-mails from us.
We may also share your Personal Information with third parties under the following circumstances:  

  • When you consent to disclosure;
  • To enforce or apply Alpha Wire's agreements or protect Alpha Wire and its rights,
  • By operation of law, when such Personal Information is transferred as a part of sale of assets including the assets represented by this website; or
  • In the event that Alpha Wire, or substantially all of its assets, are acquired outside of the ordinary course of business and such Personal Information may be one of the transferred assets.

  Linked Sites

It is important to note that Alpha Wire’s website contains links to other websites and that those other websites may not follow the same privacy policies as Alpha Wire.  This includes links from advertisers, content providers and trade partners who may use our logo and/or style as part of a co-branding agreement. These other websites may collect data from you that Alpha Wire would not and may use that data in ways that Alpha Wire would not.

E-mail Transmissions

When you send Alpha Wire an e-mail transmission, the e-mail transmission is not guaranteed to be secure.  Accordingly, e-mail transmissions are not necessarily protected from unauthorized access. Transmission of information via e-mail is at your own risk.

Application of Privacy Policy

This Privacy Policy applies to information collected by and through Alpha Wire’s website. It does not apply to any other Alpha Wire services or dealings with users or customers and does not apply to third party sites which may be linked to the Alpha Wire website.

Children and Privacy

Alpha Wire does not knowingly collect information from or about children age 13 and under.

Correction/Updating of Personal Information

If your Personal Information changes (such as your telephone number or address), you can request that we modify such information by contacting us.  We will comply with all appropriate requests within a reasonable time.

Modifications to Our Privacy Policies

Alpha Wire reserves the right to change our privacy policies at any time, except as may be prohibited by law. We will post revisions online. Use of our website after the privacy policy has changed means that you consent to the privacy policy as changed.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us for further information about our privacy policies.

This Privacy Policy was last revised in March 2009.