The Synopsys Desktop Applications (including Plug-ins) report Use and Compliance Data for each data collection tier described below (each a “Data Collection Tier”) through Automated Reporting. These Desktop Applications include:
Note that the terms below have the following meanings with respect to the Desktop Applications:
“Automatic Reporting” means the Synopsys Desktop Applications will automatically transmit encrypted data of the Use and Compliance Data as identified in the table above to Synopsys via Microsoft Application Insights (https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/monitor/).
“Use and Compliance Data” means limited information about the Customer’s use of the Licensed Product as identified in the Data Collection Tier above. Use and Compliance Data does not include (i) any software code owned or licensed by the Customer that the Licensed Product is being used on; or (ii) any personal information from Customers.
Synopsys collects Use and Compliance Data though the Synopsys Desktop Applications and uses collected data to provide Maintenance Services and to improve features of the Licensed Product most important to our Customers. Subject to Sections 3 (Confidentiality) and 8.1 (Promotion), as applicable or where such numbering scheme has been changed for Customer’s applicable license terms, the applicable Confidentiality and/or Promotion clause, of the End User Software License and Maintenance Agreement, Synopsys may also use the Use and Compliance Data on an anonymous, aggregated basis for Synopsys product marketing purposes.
Use and Compliance Data by the Synopsys Desktop Applications is collected without personally identifying Licensed Product users and without specifically identifying the names of any Code Base or Team (as applicable) comprising the data. Collected data may be stored or processed in the United States or any other country in which Synopsys or its affiliates or contractors maintain facilities.
Customers are permitted to stop the transmission of the Use and Compliance Data to Synopsys by blocking the transmission of data to Microsoft Application Insights on the Customer's computer.
Should Customer attempt to tamper with or modify the Synopsys Desktop Applications and / or the Licensed Product in any way (other than as permitted by the terms and conditions of the license to the Licensed Product), Synopsys shall not be responsible regarding the operation of the Synopsys Desktop Applications and / or the collection and transmission of Use and Compliance Data.
The Coverity Connect License Manager reports Use and Compliance Data for each data collection tier described below (each a “Data Collection Tier”) through Automated Reporting or Customer Generated Reporting. The License Manager does not report Use and Compliance Data to either Customer or Synopsys when set to Reporting Disabled.