Ascent Technology legal notice

Updated 29 December 2016

Terms of use for Ascent Technology Web sites

This legal notice contains the terms of a legal agreement between you and Ascent Technology. By accessing, viewing, browsing, and/or using Ascent Technology's web sites, such as ascent.com, ascentworkzone.com, smartairline.com, smartairport.com, and other web sites operated by Ascent Technology (”Web sites"), you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these terms and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including the export and re-export control laws and regulations of the United States of America. If you do not agree to these terms, do not use the Ascent Technology Web sites.

The Ascent Technology Web sites contain proprietary notices, trademark information, copyright information, and patent information, the terms of which must be observed and followed.

The information in the Ascent Technology Web sites may contain inaccuracies and typographical errors.

Ascent Technology may change, update, or remove information contained in the Ascent Technology Web sites without notice. Ascent Technology may make changes to or improvements in the materials contained in the Web sites and in the products and/or services described in the Web sites at any time without notice.

Ascent Technology assumes no responsibility for the accuracy of any information provided in the Web sites. You use such information at your own risk.

Ascent Technology provides no assurances that any problems may be resolved by using any information Ascent Technology provides in the Web sites. By furnishing information in the Web sites, Ascent Technology does not grant any licenses to any copyrights, patents, trademarks, or other intellectual property rights.

Ascent Technology does not want to receive confidential or proprietary information from you through the Ascent Technology Web sites. Any information or material sent to Ascent Technology through the Web sites will be deemed not to be confidential or proprietary unless covered under separate written agreement. By sending Ascent Technology any information or material through the Web sites, you grant Ascent Technology an unrestricted, irrevocable license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, transmit, and distribute the information or material. You also agree that Ascent Technology is free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques you send to Ascent Technology for any purpose.

Information in the Web sites may contain references or cross-references to Ascent Technology products, services, or materials that are not announced or not available in your country. Such references do not imply that Ascent Technology intends to announce or make available such products, services, or materials in your country.

Ascent Technology's obligations with respect to its products, services, and other materials are governed solely by written agreements under which those products, services, and other materials are provided. If you obtain a product or service or other material from the Ascent Technology Web sites that is provided without an agreement, that product or service or other material is provided "as-is", with no warranties whatsoever, express or implied, and your use of that product, service, or other material is at your own risk.

The Ascent Technology Web sites may contain links to third-party web sites. Ascent makes no representations whatsoever about any third-party web site you may access through the Ascent Technology Web sites. Ascent Technology provides links solely as a convenience to you. The inclusion of a link to a third-party web site does not mean that Ascent Technology endorses such third-party web site or accepts any responsibility for the content of such third-party web site. It is your responsibility to take adequate precautions to ensure that whatever you select for your use is free of such items as viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other items of a destructive nature.

IN NO EVENT WILL ASCENT TECHNOLOGY BE LIABLE TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, OR OTHER CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGE, OR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER FOR ANY USE OF THE ASCENT TECHNOLOGY WEB SITES, OR OF ANY LINKED OR HYPERLINKED WEB SITE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON YOUR INFORMATION-HANDLING SYSTEM, INFORMATION-PROCESSING SYSTEM, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF ASCENT IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED ABOUT THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.

USE OF THE ASCENT TECHNOLOGY WEB SITES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. ASCENT TECHNOLOGY PROVIDES THE INFORMATION CONTAINED AT THE ASCENT WEB SITES "AS IS", WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESSLY STATED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR ANY PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, AND NONINFRINGEMENT. AS TO MATERIALS THAT ARE PUBLISHED ON THE ASCENT TECHNOLOGY WEB SITES, ASCENT TECHNOLOGY MAKES NO REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT THE CONTENTS OF SUCH MATERIALS ARE FREE FROM ERROR OR SUITABLE FOR ANY PURPOSE; NOR THAT THE IMPLEMENTATION OF SUCH MATERIALS WILL NOT INFRINGE ANY THIRD-PARTY PATENTS, COPYRIGHTS, TRADEMARKS, OR OTHER RIGHTS.

Ascent Technology may at any time revise these terms of use by updating the Web sites. By using the Ascent Technology Web sites, you agree to be bound by such revisions and should visit this web page periodically to stay informed about the then-current terms to which you are bound.


Copyright information

Copyright © 1996-2016 by Ascent Technology, Inc. All rights reserved. Unauthorized distribution prohibited.

The Ascent Technology Web sites may contain other proprietary notices and copyright information which should be observed.



Patent information

Patents owned by Ascent Technology

U.S. Patent 9,170,703. Methods and Apparatus for Adding User-Customizable Features to Application Software.

Other patents are pending.



Trademark information

Trademarks owned by Ascent Technology

The following is a listing of United States trademarks owned by Ascent Technology, along with Ascent Technology's preferred descriptor for each trademark.

Trademarks followed by ® are registered by Ascent Technology, Inc., in the United States; others followed by are trademarks of Ascent Technology in the United States.

The following list is not a complete list of all trademarks owned by Ascent Technology. Failure of a trademark to appear in the following list does not mean that Ascent Technology does not use the trademark, nor does it mean that Ascent Technology does not actively market the product.

Ascent trademarkPreferred descriptor
Active Schedules tool
Advanced Pay Rule System tool
ARIS® resource information system
ARIS/AR® aircraft-routing system
ARIS/AR Display Board aircraft router
ARIS/AR Turn Generator aircraft router
ARIS/AV® aerial-view display
ARIS/BB® baggage-belt allocator
ARIS/BIS billing information system
ARIS/BX baggage-connection display
ARIS/CA capacity analyzer
ARIS/CI® check-in counter allocator
ARIS/CX® crew-connection analyzer
ARIS/DBM® database monitor
ARIS/DBU®database back-up tool
ARIS/DSdocumentation server
ARIS/Formsconfiguration panels
ARIS/FR®flight-readiness display
ARIS/FW®flight watcher
ARIS/GateView®real-time display
ARIS/GM®gate manager
ARIS/IQ®queue manager
ARIS/LegGen®flight-leg generator
ARIS/PA®personnel allocator
ARIS/PX®passenger-connection analyzer
ARIS/Reportsdata analyzer
ARIS/SA® slot allocator
ARIS/SB® schedule builder
ARIS/SCR schedule-clearance request editor
ARIS/SDS schedule-delivery service
ARIS/SE® scenario editor
ARIS/SL schedule loader
ARIS/SmartBase® database
ARIS/SmartBus® communication middleware
ARIS/SP® stand planner
ARIS/Tow Panel® display
ARIS/WorkModel®workload generator
ARIS/WorkNet®bid and trade manager
ARIS/WorkOptimize® work-period generator
ARIS/WorkPlan®work-schedule generator
ARIS/WorkRelay®time and task monitor
ARIS/WorkTime® workday manager
Ascent Resource Information System®solutions
Ascent Resource Information System℠solutions
Ascent Technology, Inc.® (stylized) logo
Ascent WebConnecttechnology
Ascent WorkZone®workforce-management system
Ascent WorkZone® (stylized)logo
From Touchdown to Takeoff® service
GateKeeper® gate manager
Location Editortool
Planning Controltool
Planning Schedulestool
Profile Editortool
Reference Editortool
Resource Editortool
Right-Now View® solutions or operations dashboard
Rule Editortool
SmartAirline® product line
SmartAirline Capacity Analyzerproduct suite for capacity planning
SmartAirline Capacity Analyzer® (stylized)logo
SmartAirline Information Managerproduct suite for business-knowledge management
SmartAirline Information Manager® (stylized)logo
SmartAirline Operationssolution
SmartAirline Operations Centersolution
SmartAirline Operations Managerproduct suite for day-of-operation resource management
SmartAirline Operations Manager® (stylized)logo
SmartAirline Personnel Allocatorsolution
SmartAirline WorkZone® workforce-management system
SmartAirline WorkZone® (stylized)logo
SmartAirport® product line
Smartairport.com® web site
SmartAirport Capacity Analyzer®product suite for capacity planning
SmartAirport Capacity Analyzer® (stylized)logo
SmartAirport Information Manager® product suite for business-knowledge management
SmartAirport Information Manager®(stylized)logo
SmartAirport Operations® solution
SmartAirport Operations Center® solution
SmartAirport Operations Manager® product suite for day-of-operation resource management
SmartAirport Operations Manager® (stylized)logo
SmartAirport Personnel Allocator® solution
SmartAirport Schedule Builder® solution
SmartAirport WorkZone® workforce-management system
SmartAirport WorkZone® (stylized)logo
Template Worker Editortool
User Editortool
Work Schedule Editortools
Work Schedule Managertools
Worker Editortool

Ascent Technology's trademarks and brands are Ascent's intellectual property.

Ascent Technology takes great care in the development and protection of its trademarks and reserves all rights of ownership of its trademarks.

You must use trademarks properly.

"Fair Use" of trademarks allows third parties to make textual reference to Ascent Technology product names. Such use must be truthful, must not be disparaging to Ascent Technology, and must not mislead the public. When you make textual reference to Ascent Technology's product names, you must be clear and accurate about the nature of the relationship between Ascent Technology and you, your company, products, or services.

Always use a trademark as an adjective, accompanied by an appropriate noun. Do not use a trademark as a noun.

Do not make a trademark plural; do not make a trademark possessive; and do not abbreviate a trademark.

Always use the proper spelling of a trademark and the proper trademark symbol.

Always use trademarks and brand names in the ways they were intended to be used.


How to obtain additional information

To obtain additional information, contact:


Karen A. Prendergast
President
Ascent Technology, Inc.
Suite B2402
One Kendall Square
Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139-1589
United States of America
Telephone: +1.617.395.4800