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Legal Information 

In accordance with Article 6 III-1 of Law 2004-575 of June 21, 2004 on confidence in the digital economy, you are hereby informed that:
– The « » website is owned and operated by Akuiteo S.A.S, a French simplified stock company with a capital of 15,000 euros, registered at the Lyon Trade and Companies Registry under number 533 335 303, and with a head office at: 27 rue Auguste Comte 69002 Lyon FRANCE. (e-mail:; telephone: +33 (0)4 26 59 86 81).
– Publication manager & Editorial manager: Loïc Pelletier
– Web host: Hubspot, inc. 25 First Street, 2nd Floor Cambridge, MA 02141.

Website Terms of Service

Access to « » is free of charge. The costs of access and use of the telecommunication network are the responsibility of the user, according to the terms and conditions set by his service provider and his telecom operator.

"" is an information site; the information contained on this website is strictly informative, it does not imply any legal commitment or contractual agreement on the part of the operator of the website, which also reserves the right to modify its characteristics and content.

The operator of the website makes every effort to provide users with information and / or tools available and verified but cannot be held responsible for errors, lack of availability of information and / or the presence of viruses on his site.

The information provided by the operator of the website is indicative and cannot relieve the user of a complementary and personalised analysis. The operator of the website cannot guarantee the accuracy, completeness or timeliness of the information published on its website.

As a result, the user acknowledges using this information under his exclusive responsibility. Users of the website "" are required to comply with the provisions of the law relating to computers, files and freedoms of 6 January 1978, the violation of which is punishable by criminal penalties.

In particular, they must refrain from any collection, misuse and, in general, from any act likely to infringe on the private life or the reputation of the persons with regard to the personal information to which they have access.

Intellectual property

The general structure, software, text, animated and non-animated images, sound, expertise and all other elements composing the site are the exclusive property of the website operator. 
Any complete or partial reproduction and/or copying, by any process and using any medium, without the written authorisation of the website operator is prohibited and constitutes an infringement prohibited by Articles L.335-2 and following of the French intellectual property code. This restriction also applies to downloadable documents, photos, graphs or any other documents on this website.

Requests for authorisation must be addressed to the publication manager. 


The Akuiteo name and logos are registered trademarks of Akuiteo SAS. Any use of these brands without authorisation from Akuiteo SAS, apart from those provided to the press, is prohibited.


The links on the Akuiteo website may provide access to servers managed by third parties. Akuiteo SAS has no control over these servers or the information contained on these websites and cannot guarantee that the information on them is correct, up-to-date or evidence-based. 
Users of and visitors to the "" website may not provide a hyperlink to this website without the prior express permission of the website operator.


The images used on the Akuiteo website are the property of Akuiteo or are used with the authorisation of the copyright owner. Any use of these images is strictly forbidden unless authorised by the publication manager.


Data Protection

The Data Protection Act defines the principles to be respected when collecting, processing and storing personal data. It also guarantees a certain number of rights for the persons concerned.

Several forms are available on to collect the data of a visitor:

1: Objectives

The collection of data on aims to build a management file of prospects and customers of Akuiteo SAS. This file is used for statistical purposes, to contact and offer content to visitors. 

2: Data Relevance

In order to best follow the interest of prospects and customers of Akuiteo SAS, the file collects all information from visitors to relating to the identity, the profession and its activity on the site In accordance with the Data Protection Act, information relating to racial or ethnic groups, political, philosophical or religious opinions, trade union membership, health or sexual orientation of a person are not collected. 

3: Data retention

The data collected on are kept for a maximum of 3 years, after the last consultation of the website by the person. At the end of this period, all data relating to the person are deleted.

4: Rights of the people

In accordance with the Data Protection Act, all persons may exercise their right of access to their data and have them rectified by making the request by post to the address of the registered office of Akuiteo SAS, or by completing the form available at the following address:

The person in charge of the file, Mrs. Danaë Morand, will answer within 2 months of the request for access or rectification.

5: Data security

The data collected on is hosted by HubSpot Inc. (Privacy Policy: At Akuiteo SAS, only people linked to the marketing and sales department have access to the information collected on the website, via a personal identifier that is unique to the Hubspot platform.

The use of the data collected on the site is exclusively reserved for internal use.

Use of Cookies

What is a cookie?

Cookies are small amounts of information stored in files within the browser of your computer. Cookies are accessible and recorded by the websites you visit, and by the companies that display their advertisements on websites, so that they can recognize the browser. Internet sites can only access the cookies they have stored on your computer. For example, if company X saves a cookie on your browser, X can access his own cookie, but not that of another company.

By using the website, you consent to the use of cookies.

Objectives of cookies used on the website uses cookies for the following purposes:

  • To help us recognise your browser as that of a previous visitor and to record the preferences you determined during your previous visit to the site;
  • To help us personalise the content and advertisements you see when you visit the website;
  • To help us measure and study the effectiveness of our interactive online content, features, advertising and other communications; and
  • To follow the analytics data on the website, the use made of the website by the users and to improve the services of the website.


List of cookies used on the website 

Google Analytics

We use Google Analytics to collect information about how visitors use the website, and to better understand their expectations. This allows us to constantly improve the website.

Google Analytics stores information about the pages you visit, the duration of the visit, the pages of origin, etc. We do not receive or store any personal information such as name or address: this cookie cannot be used to identify you. We do not allow Google to use or share with third parties’ navigation data on our website.

This cookie distinguishes visitors.
Expiration: 1 hour

This cookie prevents excessive calls from being sent to DoubleClick servers in a given amount of time.
Expiration: 10 minutes

This randomly generated number is used to know the number of unique visitors to our website.
Expiration: 2 years

This randomly generated number is used (with _utmc) to know the average length of visits to our website.
Expiration: 30 minutes 

This randomly generated number is used (with _utmb) to know when you are closing your browser.
Expiration: End of session 

This is a randomly generated number as well as information on how the site was reached by the visitor (via a link, via organic search or sponsored search).
Expiration: 6 months 

This cookie contains a random number generated the first time someone visits the website. Its purpose is to determine new visitors.
Expiration: 10 years 

This cookie records a series of mouse actions that are not necessarily followed before the end of a page visit. These actions can then be processed when loading the next page.
Expiration: 1 hour 

This cookie is used to instruct Google to record clicks on a page so that it can subsequently generate a "heatmap" or heat map (a representation of the points and fixing time of the gaze on a webpage).
Expiration: 1 hour 

This session cookie is created during the first page view for each visit. Its purpose is to allow the display of certain elements of the code only at the first display of the page, and make the website thus faster.
Expiration: 10 minutes 

This cookie records the origin of the user.
Expiration: 90 days 

You may decide not to provide data via Google Analytics cookies: visit this page on Google.



We use Hubspot's marketing platform to track visitors' visits to the site, collect information about their preferences and manage forms on the site. Hubspot stores information about the pages you visit, the duration of the visit, the pages of origin, etc.

The main cookie for tracking visitors. It contains: the domain, utk (see below), the initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), timestamp run (this visit), and the session number (increments for each subsequent session).
Expiration: 2 years 

This cookie is used to track the identity of a visitor. This cookie is sent to HubSpot when submitting a form and used when de-duplicating contacts.
Expiration: 10 years 

This cookie is used to follow the sessions. This is to determine if we should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains: the domain, viewCount (increases each pageView in a session), the start date timestamp
Expiration: 30 minutes 

Whenever HubSpot modifies the session cookie, this cookie is also set. We simply set it to "1", and use it to determine if the user has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when we manage cookies, we assume that it is a new session.
Expiration: End of session 

This cookie is used by the ‘opt-in’ privacy policy to remember not to ask the user to accept cookies again.
Expiration: 2 years 

This cookie is used to test if the visitor has enabled the support of cookies.
Expiration: End of session 

This cookie allowed to follow the pages seen in a session.
Expiration: End of session 

Your choices regarding cookies and web tags 

You have the choice to configure your browser to accept all cookies, reject all cookies, inform you when a cookie is issued, its validity and content, and allow you to refuse registration in your device, and delete your cookies periodically.

You can set your Internet browser to disable cookies.

For more information about how to remove and control the cookies stored on your computer, visit:


How to configure your browser? 

  • Firefox:
  1. Open Firefox.
  2. Press the « Alt » button.
  3. In the menu at the top of the page, click on Tools, then Options.
  4. Select the Privacy tab.
  5. In the drop-down menu on the right-hand side of Conservation rules, click on Use custom settings for history.
  6. In the lower part of the screen, uncheck « Accept cookies ».
  7. Save your preferences by clicking « OK ».
  • Internet Explorer:
  1. Open Internet Explorer
  2. In the « Tools » menu, select « Internet Options ».
  3. Click on the « Confidentiality » tab.
  4. Click on « Advanced » and uncheck « Accept ».
  5. Save your preferences by clicking « OK ». 
  • Google Chrome:
  1. Open Google Chrome.
  2. Click on the tools icon in the menu bar.
  3. Select « Options ».
  4. Click on the « Advanced options » tab.
  5. In the « Cookies parameters » drop-down menu, select « Block all cookies ».