Privacy Policy

Who we are

Our website address is:

This website is owned, maintained and hosted by Steve Rider, a retired wide area networking expert.

This website has been carefully designed to avoid earning income. Your ad blocker can take the day off because we have no ads. There are also no popups, and we will not ask you to identify yourself.

What personal data we collect and why we collect it

We do not collect any personal data. The website offers no opportunity for you to send us your personal data. We assume you know who you are, and that is good enough.

Contact forms

Contact forms are magnets for spam, no thank you.


If you could leave a comment on our site you could opt-in to saving your name, email address and website in cookies. These are for your convenience so that you do not have to fill in your details again when you leave another comment. These cookies will last for one year. But you can’t leave a comment.

Embedded content from other websites

Articles on this site may include embedded content (e.g. videos, images, articles, etc.). Embedded content from other websites behaves in the exact same way as if the visitor has visited the other website.

These websites may collect data about you, use cookies, embed additional third-party tracking, and monitor your interaction with that embedded content, including tracking your interaction with the embedded content if you have an account and are logged in to that website.


Who we share your data with

We never share any user data with anyone.

How long we retain your data

We have no data about you to retain.

Where we send your data

Visitor comments, currently disabled, may be checked through an automated spam detection service.