Cookies

Cookies are small text files that are placed on to your computer by websites that you visit. They are used to make websites work, to improve efficiency of websites, to improve the user’s experience and to provide usage information on websites. This information should make your website visits more productive by storing and using information on your website preferences and habits.

Your web browser can choose whether or not to accept cookies. Most web browser software is initially set up to accept them.

We may offer cookies to you and you should ensure that your web browser is set up to not accept cookies if you do not wish to receive them. Please note that if you disable cookies, some services or website functionality may not be available. For further information about cookies and how to disable them please go to aboutcookies.org. We use the following cookies:

  • Essential 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, and to use online forms.
  • Analytical cookies. They 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 are used to recognise you when you return to our website. This enables us to personalise our content for you, greet you by name and remember your preferences. These cookies also 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, the advertising displayed on it and communications sent more relevant to your interests.

By continuing to use this site, you are accepting our use of these cookies that make advertising and communications more relevant to you and your interests, and further help us to improve the site.

Cookies on our site

.Net Cookies
Cookie Name Description Cookie Length Cookie Source
ASP.NET_SessionId Preserves users states across page requests. session cookie www.flir.com
.ASPXANONYMOUS unique ID of anonymous users 2 months www.flir.com
Bing Ads
Cookie Name Description Cookie Length Cookie Source
_uetsid used for remarketing More https://advertise.bingads.microsoft.com/en-us/resources/policies/remarketing-in-paid-search-policies 8 hours .flir.com
MR Microsoft logs cookie 2 years .bat.bing.com
MUID Microsoft User ID cookie 1 year 6 months .bing.com
Cloudflare
Cookie Name Description Cookie Length Cookie Source
__cfduid Cloudflare session security, no personal identifiable data stored 1 year .flir.com
FaceBook
Cookie Name Description Cookie Length Cookie Source
fr Used by Facebook for advertising purposes 3 months .facebook.com
Google Analytics
Cookie Name Description Cookie Length Cookie Source
_ga Used to uniquely identify you as a visitor to this site. No information or personal data is monitored 2 years .flir.com .olark.com .pardot.com
_gat Used to throttle request rate 1 minute .flir.com .pardot.com
_gid used to distinguish users 1 day .flir.com .olark.com .pardot.com
_gat_UA-109182098-1 used for google universal analytics 7 hours .flir.com
_gat_UA-109182098-1 used for google universal analytics 7 hours .flir.com
IDE Used by google to see what time you saw an advertisement 9 months .doubleclick.net
LinkedIn
Cookie Name Description Cookie Length Cookie Source
UserMatchHistory LinkedIn Ad Analytics 6 months .ads.linkedin.com
BizoID LinkedIn Ad Analytics 9 months .ads.linkedin.com
lang Session-based cookie used for Sign-in with LinkedIn and/or for LinkedIn follow feature session cookie .ads.linkedin.com
lang Session-based cookie used for Sign-in with LinkedIn and/or for LinkedIn follow feature session cookie .ads.linkedin.com
lidc Cookie used for Sign-in with LinkedIn and/or for LinkedIn follow feature session cookie .linkedin.com
bcookie Cookie used for Sign-in with LinkedIn and/or for LinkedIn follow feature 2 years .linkedin.com
bscookie Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services. 2 years .linkedin.com
Microsoft Azure
Cookie Name Description Cookie Length Cookie Source
ARRAffinity Used to distribute traffic to the website on several servers in order to optimize response times. session cookie .www.flir.com
New Relic
Cookie Name Description Cookie Length Cookie Source
JSESSIONID Preserves users states across page requests. session cookie .nr-data.net
amplitude_idolark.com Allows the tracking of the session through the site. session cookie .newrelic.com
Olark Chat
Cookie Name Description Cookie Length Cookie Source
wcsid a session identifier that we use only on your site to keep track of a single chat session session cookie www.flir.com .olark.com
hblid a visitor identifier that we use only on your site to remember this visitor between visits 2 years www.flir.com .olark.com
_okdetect Allows the use of Olark chat session cookie www.flir.com .olark.com
_oklv The Olark loader version (for improved caching) session cookie www.flir.com .olark.com
_ok most recent Olark site ID (security measure) session cookie www.flir.com .olark.com
_okbk extra state information (e.g. chat box being open/closed) session cookie www.flir.com .olark.com
_okgid group id the visitor is locked to session cookie www.flir.com .olark.com
olfsk storage identifier that we use to maintain chat state across pages (e.g. message history) 3 years www.flir.com .olark.com
__hstc The main cookie for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, utk (see below), initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit), and session number (increments for each subsequent session). 2 years .olark.com
hubspotutk This cookie is used for to keep track of a visitor's identity. This cookie is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when de-duplicating contacts. 10 years .olark.com
__hssrc Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set. We 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 it is a new session. session cookie .olark.com
mdn_anonymous_id ID for Mozilla browsers 10 years .olark.com
ajs_user_id User ID for Olark 1 year 5 months .olark.com
_vwo_uuid_v2 This cookie name is associated with the product Visual Website Optimizer, by USA based Wingify. The tool helps site owners measure the performance of different versions of web pages. This cookie ensures a visitor always sees the same version of a page and is used to track behavior to measure the performance of different page versions. 2 years www.flir.com olark.com
ajs_anonymous_id User ID for Olark 4 months olark.com
Pardot
Cookie Name Description Cookie Length Cookie Source
visitor_id5392-hash These cookies collect information sales and marketing purposes to help improve visitor's experience. Find out more at pardot.com. The visitor cookie includes the name “visitor” plus the unique identifier for the visitor, ex: “visitor_id1234”. This cookie is set by our tracking code on website visitors. No personally identifiable information is stored in the cookie. 10 years www.flir.com .pardot.com
visitor_id5392 These cookies collect information sales and marketing purposes to help improve visitor's experience. Find out more at pardot.com. The visitor cookie includes the name “visitor” plus the unique identifier for the visitor, ex: “visitor_id1234”. This cookie is set by our tracking code on website visitors. No personally identifiable information is stored in the cookie. 10 years www.flir.com .pardot.com
Quantcast
Cookie Name Description Cookie Length Cookie Source
__qca analyze log data, no personal information is used session cookie www.flir.com
mc Collects data on the user's visits to the website, such as what pages have been loaded. The registered data is used for targeted ads. 13 months .quantserve.com