Storage Products Association

Web Site Terms and Conditions of Use

1. Terms

This web site is owned and operated by the Storage Products Association. By accessing this web site, you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms and Conditions of Use ("Terms"), all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these Terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trademark law.

2. Use License

  1. Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on Storage Products Association's web site for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:
    1. modify or copy the materials;
    2. use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
    3. attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on Storage Products Association's web site;
    4. remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
    5. transfer the materials to another person or "mirror" the materials on any other server.
  2. This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Storage Products Association at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.
  3. c. Nothing contained in this web site shall be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right, except as is expressly permitted by (a) these Terms or (b) prior written permission from Storage Products Association.

3. Disclaimer

You agree that your use of this web site and the content offered through this web site is at your sole discretion and risk. The materials on Storage Products Association's web site are provided "as is". Storage Products Association makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Storage Products Association does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

4. Limitations

In no event shall Storage Products Association or its members, directors, officers, employees, agents, licensors, or suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Storage Products Association's web site, even if Storage Products Association or a Storage Products Association authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

5. Indemnification

You agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Storage Products Association, its affiliates, directors, officers, and agents, from and against any claims, actions or demands, including without limitation reasonable legal and accounting fees, alleging or resulting from your use of the Storage Products Association's website or your breach of any representations, warranties, covenants or obligations contained in these Terms.

6. Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on Storage Products Association's web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Storage Products Association does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Storage Products Association may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Storage Products Association does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

7. Links

Storage Products Association has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its web site, if any, and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Storage Products Association of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user's own risk. Storage Products Association disclaims any and all liability in connection with any such links.

8. Site Terms of Use Modifications

Storage Products Association may revise these Terms for its web site at any time without notice. By using this web site you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms.

9. Copyright

Storage Products Association respects the rights of copyright owners to control the uses of their intellectual property, and requires our users to do the same. You are responsible for complying with all copyright laws while using this Site. You agree that you will not use this web site to infringe the copyrights or other intellectual property rights of others in any way, including but not limited to, copying or distributing copyrighted works.

10. Miscellaneous

Any claim relating to Storage Products Association's web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of California without regard to its conflict of law provisions. In the event that any action shall be brought by any party under these Terms, the parties hereto agree that trial of such action shall be exclusively vested in a state court in the City and County of San Francisco, or where appropriate, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California, San Francisco, California. Should any one or more of the provisions hereof be deemed to be invalid or unenforceable said determination shall not affect the validity or enforceability of the remaining terms hereof.

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