8x8 Use of Cookie Notice

Last updated: May 14th, 2020

8x8 uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. This helps us to provide you with a good experience when you browse our website and also allows us to improve our site. This cookie policy provides you with information about the types of cookies we use and the purposes for using them. To review the privacy policies that apply to users of 8x8.com and our other websites please read our Privacy Policy. A cookie is a small file of letters and numbers that we store on your browser or the hard drive of your computer if you agree. Cookies contain information that is transferred to your computer's hard drive. We use the following cookies:

  • Strictly necessary cookies. These are cookies that are required for the operation of our website. They include, for example, cookies that enable you to log into secure areas of our website, use a shopping cart or make use of e-billing services.
  • Analytics or performance cookies. These allow us to recognise and count the number of visitors and to see how visitors move around our website when they are using it. This helps us to improve the way our website works, for example, by ensuring that users are finding what they are looking for easily.
  • Marketing cookies. These cookies record your visit to our website, the pages you have visited and the links you have followed. We will use this information to make our website and the advertising displayed on it more relevant to your interests. We may also share this information with third parties for this purpose.

You can find more information about the individual cookies we use and the purposes for which we use them in the table below:

Cookie NameSource/ DomainType/Description of Cookie
__d_mktomarketoMarketingMarketo tracking code. Tracks all individuals who visit and run automated marketing campaigns.
_fbpfacebookMarketingUsed by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third party advertisers
_gaGoogle AnalyticsAnalytical or performanceThis cookie is used to distinguish unique users by assigning a randomly generated number as a client identifier.
_gcl_auGoogle AnalyticsAnalytical or performance Used by Google AdSense for experimenting with advertisement efficiency across websites using their services
_gd_sessionGoogle AnalyticsAnalytical or performanceThis cookie contains no identifying information and is used for diagnostic purposes by Impact Radius, a service we use to track signup commissions for our affiliate program.
_gd_svisitorGoogle AnalyticsAnalytical or performanceThis cookie contains no identifying information and is used for diagnostic purposes. We use this to track signup commissions for our affiliate program.
_gd_visitorGoogle AnalyticsAnalytical or performanceThis cookie contains no identifying information and is used for diagnostic purposes. We use this to track signup commissions for our affiliate program.
_gidGoogle AnalyticsAnalytical or performanceThis cookie is used to distinguish users.
_hly_gvidHushlyMarketingThis cookie is used to record website and server performance with each visit to the site. The data is aggregated and analyzed; therefore, it remains anonymous upon use.
_hly_sidHushlyMarketingThis cookie is used to record website and server performance with each visit to the site. The data is aggregated and analyzed; therefore, it remains anonymous upon use.
_hly_vidHushlyMarketingThis cookie is used to record website and server performance with each visit to the site. The data is aggregated and analyzed; therefore, it remains anonymous upon use
_mkto_trkMarketoMarketingAllows a website to link visitor behaviour to the recipient of an email marketing campaign, to measure campaign effectiveness.
1P_JARGoogle Double ClickMarketingThis cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.
ANIDGoogle Double ClickMarketingThis cookie is used for advertising served across the web and stored in google.com.
AWSALBHushlyMarketingThis cookie handles/ hold the profile’s unique identifier, in order to recognize the same profile at a later stage, and track/ engage with this profile as known to the same profile every time the visitor enters the page.
AWSALBCORSHushlyMarketingThis cookie handles/ hold the profile’s unique identifier, in order to recognize the same profile at a later stage, and track/ engage with this profile as known to the same profile every time the visitor enters the page.
bkdcBlue KaiMarketing - part of our ad network This cookie is set to register anonymised user data (IP address, geolocation, etc.) as well as aggregate anonymous activities to enable marketers to provide more targeted online advertising.
bkuBlue KaiMarketing- part of our ad network This cookie is used for advertising purposes.
CookieControlCivicUKStrictly NecessaryThis cookie is essential for our website.
DFTT_END_USER_PREV_BOOTSTRAPPEDDrift MarketingThis cookie is indicating the user has been previously authenticated.
isIdoMarketingThis cookie is used for Marketing purposes, and delivers relevant experiences
ivIdioMarketingThis cookie is used for Marketing purposes, and delivers relevant experiences
driftt_aidDriftMarketingThis cookies is anonymous identifier token.
driftt_sidDriftMarketingThis is the session identifier token. It is used to tie the visitor on your website with a current website session within the Drift system.
frFacebookMarketingEncrypted Facebook ID and Browser ID
IDEGoogle Double ClickMarketingThe cookie is used by Google DoubleClick to register and report the website user's actions after viewing or clicking one of the advertiser's ads with the purpose of measuring the efficacy of an ad and to present targeted ads to the user.
invoca_sessionInvocaAnalytical or performance-Inovca uses this for caching values
JSESSIONIDHushlyMarketingThis cookie is used to record website and server performance with each visit to the site. The data is aggregated and analyzed; therefore, it remains anonymous upon use.
MRBingMarketingThis cookie is used to measure the use of the website for internal analytics.
MR2BingMarketingThis cookie is used to measure the use of the website for internal analytics.
MUIDBingMarketingThis cookie is used as a unique user identifier.
NIDGoogle Ads OptimizationMarketingThis cookie is used to play YouTube videos embedded on the website.
OGPCGoogle Ads OptimizationMarketing This cookie is used for Google Maps functionality
optimizelyEndUserIdOptimizelyMarketingThis cookie is a unique user identifier
personalization_idTwitterMarketingThis cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.
piBomboraMarketing - sets user id based on Bombora’s integration with Google Analytics
pxrcLive Ramp, Inc.MarketingThis cookie is used to deliver adverts more relevant to user’s interests. It is also used to limit the number of times the user sees an advertisement as well as help measure the effectiveness of the advertising campaign.
QuantumMetricSessionIDQuantium MetricAnalytical or performance- sets cookie from external Quantum Metric CDN call
QuantumMetricUserIDQuantium MetricAnalytical or performance- sets cookie from external Quantum Metric CDN call
rlas3Live Ramp, Inc.MarketingThis cookie is generally provided by rlcdn.com and is used for advertising purposes.
TDCPMTheTradeDeskMarketingThis cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.
TDIDTheTradeDeskMarketingThis cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.
tfw_expTwitterMarketing This cookie carries out information about how the end user uses the website and any advertising that the end user may have seen before visiting the said website.

Please note that the following third parties may also use cookies, over which we have no control. These named third parties may include, for example, advertising networks and providers of external services like web traffic analysis services. These third party cookies are likely to be analytical cookies or performance cookies or targeting cookies:

Drift

Bing

Quantum Metric

The Trade Desk

Lotame

Invoca

Facebook

Eyeota

Bombora

Blue Kai

Live Ramp, Inc.

  • Consent for our suite of cookies will be approximately every 13 months.

Your Consent & Choices About Cookies

On your first visit to this website you will have seen a pop-up to inform you about the purposes for which cookies are being used and the means to opt-out. Please read this cookie policy carefully for more details about the way we use cookies. Although this pop-up will not usually appear on subsequent visits you may withdraw your cookie consent at any time by following the instructions in this cookies policy.

Controlling Cookies

You can change the 8x8 cookie settings at any time by going to ‘Policies > Manage Cookie Settings’ from the footer of the 8x8 webpage. You may wish to restrict the use of cookies or completely prevent them from being set. Most modern browsers allow you to change your cookie settings. You can usually find these settings in the options or preferences menu of your browser. To understand these settings, the following links for commonly used browsers may be helpful, or you can use the help option in your browser for more details:

If you disable cookies, please be aware that some of the features of our services may not function correctly. For more details on your choices regarding use of your web browsing activity for interest-based advertising you may visit the following sites:

On a mobile device, you may also be able to adjust your settings to limit ad tracking.  You can opt out of Google Analytics by installing Google’s opt-out browser add-on. If you have any questions about our use of cookies or other technologies, please email us at dpo@8x8.com.