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Terms of Service
These Terms of Service (TOS) automatically apply to all 3EX clients upon subscription to the Services including subscription through a third party or any commercial partner. BY SUBSCRIBING TO 3EX's SERVICES YOU ACCEPT THE POLICIES LISTED IN THIS DOCUMENT AND ACCEPT TO RESPECT THEM. The service order is described as the package description as presented on the web site or the "Service Order" document in case of colocation and dedicated server services. In this document, 3EX Shared Hosting sections apply to subscribers of the Shared Hosting packages, 3EX Dedicated Server sections apply to Dedicated Servers subscribers and 3EX Colocation sections apply to Colocation subscribers.
3EX Hosting Inc., agrees to provide services described in the Service Order(s) signed by the parties ("Services") to the customer subject to the following Terms of Service (TOS). Use of 3EX Inc. services constitutes acceptance and agreement to these Terms of Service and all attachments. 3EX will make all reasonable efforts to provide a quality service to the Customer.
3EX will use the customer's personal information only as reasonably necessary to provide contracted services and to collect fees owed and will not disclose such information to any third party except as required by law as evidenced by an order of a court of competent jurisdiction and to collection services if needed. The Customer authorizes 3EX to use its name, business name and comments in marketing documents. At any time, the Customer can send a written notice to withdraw this authorization.
3EX will provide to the Customer the Internet Connectivity, IP Addresses and Internet Traffic services (collectively, the "Bandwidth Services"), as specified in the Service Order.
In the case of servers connected on the high-quality network, the bandwidth can be used at full capacity on multiple servers simultaneously to exceed 500mbits.
The Customer agrees to use bandwidth as described in the Acceptable Usage Policy and agrees that bandwidth shall not exceed the number of gigabytes per month for the Services ordered by the Customer on the Service Order Form and that number of gigabytes is the sum of the incoming and outgoing data transfer for a period of 1 month. 3EX Hosting will monitor the Customer's bandwidth usage and shall have the right to take corrective action if the Customer's bandwidth usage exceeds the Agreed Usage. Such corrective action may include the assessment of additional charges based on the per gigabyte price stated on the Service Order.
Any IP Addresses allocated to the Customer by 3EX must be maintained by the Customer in an efficient manner as deemed by ARIN and utilized at 80% within 30 days of assignment by 3EX to the Customer. Failure to comply with this Section may result in the revocation of IP Addresses by 3EX Hosting after five days' notice to the Customer. 3EX shall maintain and control ownership of all Internet Protocol numbers and addresses that may be assigned to the Customer by 3EX and 3EX reserves the right to change or remove any and all such Internet Protocol numbers and addresses, in its sole and absolute discretion. The Customer can obtain up to 8 IP addresses for free. All IP requests must be fully justified.
Upon request by the Customer, 3EX may at its option, provide the Customer with technical and non-technical support, such as equipment reboots, troubleshooting, DNS and other support, in connection with the Customer's use of the Customer Space and Bandwidth Services. The Customer agrees to pay the hourly rate of $125 for those other services.
Installation, removal, replacement, maintenance and access to equipment
3EX is the owner of the equipment used by the customer and grants a license to use this equipment. The Customer has no rights on the equipment. Physical access to the equipment by the Customer is strictly prohibited.
3EX grants to the Customer, as of the Effective Date, the right to operate, install, remove, replace and maintain a specific physical server hardware located in one of 3EX's data centers as described in the Service Order. The Customer must install the hardware in the space identified on the service order and reserved for its usage. The Customer will be responsible for the delivery of the Equipment. The Customer represents and warrants that it either owns all Equipment or has all necessary rights to locate the Equipment in the Premises. During the Term of this Agreement, the Customer will immediately notify 3EX of any space, power or other requirements associated with the installation or operation of the Equipment. 3EX will have no duty to monitor, maintain or care for the Equipment. Upon termination or expiration of the Term of this Agreement, unless prohibited by 3EX as permitted by this Agreement, the Customer will remove the Equipment from the Premises. Unless the Parties otherwise agree in writing, in the event the Equipment has not been removed within 5 days following the termination or expiration, 3EX will have the right to remove, relocate, or otherwise store the Equipment at the Customer's expense without liability to the Customer.
The Customer will be responsible for the delivery of the Equipment. 3EX is responsible for the initial installation of the equipment in the individual server space. Access to the equipment is authorized on business hours upon previous notification from the Customer and accompanied by a 3EX member. Emergency access can be arranged outside business hours, the Customer will pay for emergency access requests in accordance with the emergency hourly rate in effect.
The Customer will be responsible for the delivery and installation of the Equipment in the private space. Upon request, the Customer can get 24/7 access to the private space. 3EX reserves the right to approve the Customer's technicians and other contractors and to require identification, fingerprints and photos of each individual who has access to the Premises. The Customer will cause its employees, agents, contractors or invitees who have access to the Premises to conform to all 3EX terms, rules and regulations (as amended by 3EX from time to time). Except with 3EX's prior written approval and subject to the terms of this Agreement, the Customer may only remove Equipment upon reasonable prior written notice to 3EX and during business days between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. The Customer will only install or place Equipment in the Customer Space.
If, in the determination of 3EX, acting reasonably, the Equipment, software or hosted applications used by the customer or the activities of the customer poses an immediate threat to the physical integrity of the Premises or the physical integrity or performance of the equipment or network of 3EX or any other user of the Premises, or poses an immediate threat to the safety of any person, then 3EX may perform such work and take such other actions that it may consider necessary without prior notice to the Customer and without liability for damage to the Equipment or Data for any interruption of the Customer's (or its customers') businesses. As soon as practical after performing such work, 3EX will advise, by email, the Customer of the work performed or the action taken.
The Customer will, upon email request from 3EXâs, relocate the Equipment, server or web site to other space offered by 3EX within 30 days of such request.
Under no circumstances will 3EX be obligated to provide insurance coverage for any Equipment or data owned by the customer and hosted in the Premises.
If the Customer is in default
If the Customer is in default of any of its obligations under this Agreement, then 3EX may in its sole discretion do any or all of the following: (i) without notice suspend access to the Customer Space or the Premises, (ii) if the Customer's default is non-payment of any sums due to3EX exercise all the rights and remedies of a secured party under applicable law including, without limitation, with the minimum notice (if any) required by law, 3EX may seize the Equipment and sell the Equipment to third parties in satisfaction of any Customer indebtedness owing to 3EX as well as any costs (including reasonable legal fees) incurred by 3EX in exercising any remedy under this Agreement.
Billing and termination
Invoices are sent by email, upon request a copy can be sent by mail. First Month's Payment shown in the Service Order must be paid by the Customer to 3EX. before commencement of the Term. All other invoices must be paid by the Customer within 15 days from the date of 3EX's invoices, which invoices will be issued 15 days before the end of the last paid period.
The foregoing does not apply to hourly-billed Cloud Services. No advance payment is required for Cloud Services, however the Customer must provide valid credit card information prior to activation of the service. In the event that the credit card is no longer valid, the Customer must provide valid credit card information within 15 days of email notification sent by 3EX. Failing this, 3EX shall be entitled to suspend the Cloud Services pending receipt of valid credit card information.
The Customer will pay 3EX. the One-Time Install Fees and Recurring Monthly Fees specified in the Service Order, as well as any charges for Other Services the Customer will pay all applicable taxes levied against or upon the services stipulated in the Service Order (as amended by the parties from time to time) or otherwise provided by 3EX under this Agreement. All One-Time Install Fees will be payable in advance. Recurring Monthly Fees will be payable in advance upon the Customer's chosen payment period. All other fees and the cost will be payable monthly and payment due on the renewal date. Except for the First Month's Payment shown in the Service Order, which must be paid by the Customer to 3EX before commencement of the Term, all amounts will be payable in American or Canadian dollars within 15 days from the date of 3EX Technologies Inc.'s invoices, which invoices will be issued 15 days before the end of the last paid period. Service interrupted for nonpayment is subject to a $50 reconnect charge. Accounts that are not paid 45 days after due date may be turned over to an outside collection agency for collection. If your account is turned over for collection, you agree to pay the company a Collection Fee. If you desire to cancel your account, please follow the proper procedure to do this as outlined in this TOS. Any payment not made when due will be subject to interest of two percent (2%) per month compounded monthly (equivalent to a yearly interest rate of 26.86%). Bounced checks are subject to a penalty fees of $20.
In the case of payments by credit card, 3EX will use the information in its possession to make a payment at the invoice date. The customer will not receive any previous notification but will receive a notice after every debit on the credit card. If ever the customer wants to disable the automatic debit, he only needs to contact the customer service via its customer hub by selecting the Finances section and "Contact billing". If the customer wants then to re-enable the automatic debit, he only needs to mark the box "automatic debit" in his manual payment form. By submitting an initial payment or re-activating the automatic debit option, the customer confirms that he has read and accepts the conditions related to the automatic debit. In addition, the customer allows 3EX to withdraw the amount of the unpaid balance from the credit card. The client also authorizes the financial institution issuing the credit card to charge his account for the amounts related to the 3EX services. This authorization will be valid until an authorized person on the account ask to suspend the automatic debit.
The Customer will pay by pre-authorized payment to a Customer credit card, or by check of immediately available funds remitted to 3EX. Payment by check will only be accepted for 3, 6 or 12 months prepayments.
The Customer will pay by pre-authorized payment to a Customer credit card, by wire transfer or by check of immediately available funds remitted to 3EX. Payment by check and wire transfer will only be accepted for 3, 6 or 12 months prepayments.
Service will be interrupted on past due accounts after a 48 hours notification. Service interrupted for nonpayment is subject to a $25 reconnect charge. Accounts that are not collectible by 3EX may be turned over to an outside collection agency for collection. If your account is turned over for collection, you agree to pay the company a "Processing and Collection" Fee. If you desire to cancel your account, please follow the proper procedure to do this as outlined in this TOS.
Upon 30 days or greater written notice prior to the end of the initial commitment, 3EX may change any fees payable under this Agreement.
Term and termination
The term of this Agreement shall begin upon the date the server is installed and made available to the customer (or, in the case of Cloud Services, from the date the cloud server is provisioned and made available) and shall be for the period stated in the commitment section of the Service Order. If no commitment is stated, the term will be of 1 month (or in the case of hourly-billed Cloud Services the minimum term is 1 hour). Agreement is renewed for successive 1 month after initial commitment until terminated by either Party, except in the case of hourly-billed Cloud Services. After initial commitment stated on the service order, either party may terminate this Agreement on the account's anniversary date (an account anniversary date corresponds to the day of the month at which an account was opened.) (i) for convenience on 48 hours before the next anniversary date written notice to the other party, or (ii) if the other party (x) commits a material default (which, in the case of the Customer, will include any failure to make any payment when due) and fails to rectify such default within 10 days after being given notice of such default by the other party, or (y) becomes the subject of any voluntary proceedings under any bankruptcy or insolvency laws, or becomes the subject of any involuntary proceedings under any bankruptcy or insolvency laws which are not dismissed or withdrawn within 60 days after filing.
Cancelation requests must be made using the "Contact Us" link on www.3exhosting.com or in writing with the customer's signature with at least 48 hours notice and sent to: 3EX, 17401 NW 2ND AVE. STE 4 Miami, FL 33169
Service downgrades and upgrades
Service downgrades (for instance, when changing to a hosting package that offers fewer options) will take effect at the account's anniversary date only (an account anniversary date corresponds to the day of the month at which an account was opened. For instance, if an account was opened on September 8, this account may be modified on the 8th of each month once the original commitment is over). Service upgrades, however, may take effect at any time.
Any prepayment is a commitment regarding the payment period that cannot be refunded outside the terms of the satisfaction warranty which applies for 30 days following the opening of the account. However, when closing a product, the account may be credited with the value of advanced payments for that product. The credit may be used for further purchases at 3EX.
The billing errors can be credited retroactively for a period of up to two (2) months.
Upon account activation, 3EX reserves space, equipment and resources for the customer's needs. The Customer must pay its account even if he is not making any use of it.
The Customer hereby authorizes 3EX and gives consent to 3EX under applicable privacy laws for 3EX to obtain credit information and bank and other financial references regarding the Customer for the purposes of assessing the Customer's credit worthiness, and the Customer will promptly execute and deliver to 3EX such further documents and assurances and take such further actions as 3EX may from time to time reasonably request in order to carry out the intent and purpose of this Section.
The Customer has 30 days following the account's activation date to cancel his subscription with complete reimbursement of the monthly fees paid. Exclusions, terms and conditions of the guarantee are posted in the Service Guarantees section of our web site.
Guaranteed network availability
3EX will provide 99.7% transit to the Internet to all the customers who have purchased said service from 3EX. Exclusions, terms and conditions of the guarantee are posted in the Service Guarantees section of our website.
Guaranteed electrical power
3EX guarantees the electrical power supply of its datacenter to 99.7% for all the customers subscribed to a solution which includes an electrical supply port or an amp circuit. Exclusions, terms and conditions of the guarantee are posted in the Service Guarantees section of our web site.
Limitation of Liability
THE CUSTOMER ACKNOWLEDGES THAT 3EX COMPANY PERMITS OTHER CUSTOMERS TO INSTALL THEIR SOFTWARE AND EQUIPMENT IN THE PREMISES. 3EX WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY FOR ANY DAMAGES, COSTS, OR LOSSES INCURRED BY THE CUSTOMER (OR ITS CUSTOMERS) CAUSED BY SUCH OTHER LICENSEES' ACTS, EQUIPMENT, SOFTWARES, ACTIVITIES OR FAILURES TO ACT. THE LIMIT OF 3EX COMPANYâS LIABILITY IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE TO THE CUSTOMER (OR ITS CUSTOMERS) CONCERNING PERFORMANCE OR NON-PERFORMANCE IN ANY MANNER RELATED TO THIS AGREEMENT, FOR ANY AND ALL CLAIMS WILL NOT, IN THE AGGREGATE, EXCEED THE TOTAL FEES PAID BY THE CUSTOMER TO 3EXHosting. UNDER THIS AGREEMENT IN THE IMMEDIATELY PRECEDING 3 MONTHS FROM THE DATE THE CLAIM AROSE. IN NO EVENT WILL 3EX BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOST PROFITS, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES.
Neither party will be liable for any delay, interruption or failure in the performance of its obligations if caused by acts of God, war, declared or undeclared, fire, flood, storm, slide, earthquake, nor other similar event beyond the control of the party affected ("Force Majeure"). If any Force Majeure occurs, the party claiming the Force Majeure will promptly notify the other. The party claiming the Force Majeure will use commercially reasonable efforts to eliminate or remedy the Force Majeure. This Section will not apply to excuse a failure to make any payment when due.
3EX will make all possible efforts to provide a backup mechanism and keep complete backup copies of all shared hosting solutions. However, the customer must keep a personal backup copy of its software, sites, databases and all hosted content. 3EX should not be held responsible of any loss of data or data corruption.
3EX can, upon request and as a service upgrade involving monthly fees, provide backup service for colocation and dedicated server customers. The customers interested in such services must order it using the appropriate online form.
The Customer in the normal course of its business may resell to its customers use (subject to all the terms of this Agreement) of the Customer Space, Resources and Bandwidth Services provided by3EX to the Customer pursuant to this Agreement, except that the Customer will not allow such customers to interconnect with other users in the Premises Any act or omission of any such customer that would be a breach of this Agreement if committed by the Customer will be deemed a breach of this Agreement by the Customer. The Customer agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless 3EX, and its officers, directors and employees (collectively, the "Indemnities"), from any and all liabilities, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees, related to or arising from (i) any act or omission of any such the customer that would be a breach of this Agreement if committed by the Customer, and (ii) any claim by any such customer arising from use of the Premises, services provided by 3EX under this Agreement or otherwise from performance or non-performance by a party in any manner related to this Agreement.
Responsibility for Content
The customer is solely responsible for the content stored on and served by his servers.
This Agreement including the attachments hereto and any Service Orders signed by the parties constitute the entire agreement between the parties regarding the subject matter hereof and supersede all proposals and prior discussions and writings between the parties with respect thereto. EXCEPT AS SPECIFICALLY PROVIDED IN THIS AGREEMENT, 3EX MAKES NO REPRESENTATION, WARRANTY OR CONDITION, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND EXPRESSLY EXCLUDES ALL IMPLIED OR STATUTORY WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, MERCHANTABLE QUALITY, DURABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR TITLE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT AND THOSE ARISING BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE IN LAW OR FROM A COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. In case of any dispute or inconsistency this main agreement, any attachments, and/or any Service Order, the Service Order will take first priority, this main agreement will take second priority and the attachment will take third priority in interpreting the parties' rights and obligations.
Severability and Reformation
If any portion of this Agreement is determined to be or becomes unenforceable or illegal, such portion will be reformed to the minimum extent necessary in order for this Agreement to remain in effect in accordance with its terms as modified by such reformation.
Changes and rights
3EX may vary these rules and regulations from time to time in its sole discretion, and the Customer will comply with all other reasonable security requirements that 3EX may impose from time to time, provided that the Customer has been given 30 daysâ notice.
Personal Information Usage
3EX will not search to sell, rent, lend, exchange or give your physical address, your zip code, or your phone number at a third party without your explicit permission. The information provided by you is protected and cannot be found by an outside person. 3EX will use the customer's personal information only as reasonably necessary to provide contracted services and to collect fees owed.
What personal information do we collect from the people that visit our blog, website or app?
When ordering or registering on our site, as appropriate, you may be asked to enter your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, credit card information or other details to help you with your experience.
When do we collect information?
We collect information from you when you place an order, subscribe to a newsletter or enter information on our site.
How do we use your information?
We may use the information we collect from you when you register, make a purchase, sign up for our newsletter, respond to a survey or marketing communication, surf the website, or use certain other site features in the following ways:
• To improve our website in order to better serve you.
• To allow us to better service you in responding to your customer service requests.
• To quickly process your transactions.
• To send periodic emails regarding your order or other products and services.
How do we protect visitor information?
Your personal information is contained behind secured networks and is only accessible by a limited number of persons who have special access rights to such systems, and are required to keep the information confidential. In addition, all sensitive/credit information you supply is encrypted via Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology.
We use regular Malware Scanning.
We implement a variety of security measures when a user places an order enters, submits, or accesses their information to maintain the safety of your personal information.
For your convenience we may store your credit card information kept for more than 60 days in order to expedite future orders, and to automate the billing process.
We do not use vulnerability scanning and/or scanning to PCI standards.
Do we use 'cookies'?
• Help remember and process the items in the shopping cart.
• Understand and save user's preferences for future visits.
• Compile aggregate data about site traffic and site interactions in order to offer better site experiences and tools in the future. We may also use trusted third party services that track this information on our behalf.
You can choose to have your computer warn you each time a cookie is being sent, or you can choose to turn off all cookies. You do this through your browser (like Internet Explorer) settings. Each browser is a little different, so look at your browser's Help menu to learn the correct way to modify your cookies.
If users disable cookies in their browser:
If you disable cookies off, some features will be disabled, including some features that make your site experience more efficient, and some of our services will not function properly.
However, you can still place orders by contacting customer service.
Third Party Disclosure
We do not sell, trade, or otherwise transfer to outside parties your personally identifiable information unless we provide you with advance notice. This does not include website hosting partners and other parties who assist us in operating our website, conducting our business, or servicing you, so long as those parties agree to keep this information confidential. We may also release your information when we believe release is appropriate to comply with the law, enforce our site policies, or protect ours or others' rights, property, or safety.
However, non-personally identifiable visitor information may be provided to other parties for marketing, advertising, or other uses.
Third party links
Occasionally, at our discretion, we may include or offer third party products or services on our website. These third party sites have separate and independent privacy policies. We therefore have no responsibility or liability for the content and activities of these linked sites. Nonetheless, we seek to protect the integrity of our site and welcome any feedback about these sites.
We have implemented Demographics and Interests Reporting
We along with third-party vendors, such as Google use first-party cookies (such as the Google Analytics cookies) and third-party cookies (such as the DoubleClick cookie) or other third-party identifiers together to compile data regarding user interactions with ad impressions, and other ad service functions as they relate to our website.
Users can set preferences for how Google advertises to you using the Google Ad Settings page. Alternatively, you can opt out by visiting the Network Advertising initiative opt out page or permanently using the Google Analytics Opt Out Browser add on.
California Online Privacy Protection Act
According to CalOPPA we agree to the following:
• Users can visit our site anonymously
• Users are able to change their personal information by logging into their account
How does our site handle do not track signals?
We honor do not track signals and do not track, plant cookies, or use advertising when a Do Not Track (DNT) browser mechanism is in place.
Does our site allow third party behavioral tracking?
It's also important to note that we allow third party behavioral tracking
COPPA (Children Online Privacy Protection Act)
When it comes to the collection of personal information from children under 13, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) puts parents in control. The Federal Trade Commission, the nation's consumer protection agency, enforces the COPPA Rule, which spells out what operators of websites and online services must do to protect children's privacy and safety online.
We do not specifically market to children under 13.
Fair Information Practices
The Fair Information Practices Principles form the backbone of privacy law in the United States and the concepts they include have played a significant role in the development of data protection laws around the globe. Understanding the Fair Information Practice Principles and how they should be implemented is critical to comply with the various privacy laws that protect personal information.
In order to be in line with Fair Information Practices we will take the following responsive action, should a data breach occur:
We will notify the users via email within 7 business days
CAN SPAM Act
The CAN-SPAM Act is a law that sets the rules for commercial email, establishes requirements for commercial messages, gives recipients the right to have emails stopped from being sent to them, and spells out tough penalties for violations.
We collect your email address in order to:
• Send information, respond to inquiries, and/or other requests or questions.
• Market to our mailing list or continue to send emails to our clients after the original transaction has occurred
To be in accordance with CANSPAM we agree to the following:
• NOT use false, or misleading subjects or email addresses
• Identify the message as an advertisement in some reasonable way
• Monitor third party email marketing services for compliance, if one is used.
• Honor opt-out/unsubscribe requests quickly
• Allow users to unsubscribe by using the link at the bottom of each email
If at any time you would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails,
you can follow the instructions at the bottom of each email and we will promptly remove you from ALL correspondence.
Last Edited on 2015-03-31
Acceptable Use Policy
AUP applies to all 3EX Hosting customers.
This Acceptable Use Policy ("AUP") applies to all customers ("you" or "customer," whether or not capitalized) of 3EX Hosting Inc. ("3EX") or any 3EX affiliate upon subscription to the services of 3EX or any 3EX affiliate ("Services"), including subscription through a third party or any commercial partner.
Customer agrees to use the Services only for lawful purposes, in compliance with all applicable laws, and in compliance with this AUP. If customer uses the Services for unlawful purposes or not in compliance with all applicable law, or is, or uses the Services, not in compliance with this AUP, then 3EX may exercise the rights set forth in the "Violation" section of this AUP.
Specific activities that are prohibited include, but are not limited to:
Threatening harm to persons or property or otherwise harassing behavior.
Violating United States export control laws or regulations, including those affecting software or technical information or violating United States laws or regulations concerning the doing of business with certain sanctioned countries or with designated persons or entities.
Misrepresenting or fraudulently representing products/services.
Transmission, distribution or storage of any material in violation of any applicable law or regulation.
Transmission, distribution or storage of any material protected by copyright, trademark, trade secret or other intellectual property right without proper authorization, and material that is obscene, defamatory, an invasion of privacy or constitutes an illegal threat, or is otherwise illegal.
Failure to provide complete, truthful and accurate information regarding the customer’s identity and locations as requested on all of 3EX’s application forms.
Transmission, distribution or storage of any material that sponsors, assists in, or encourages the unlawful use or threatened use of force or violence against persons or property to intimidate or coerce a government, any civilian population or any segment thereof, in furtherance of political or social objectives.
Being subject to economic sanctions, prohibitions or restrictions imposed by any governmental authority having jurisdiction over customer or in any jurisdiction where 3EX or any of its affiliates are located and whether or not the services provided to customer by 3EX or such affiliate would violate such economic sanctions, prohibitions or restrictions.
Facilitating, aiding, or encouraging any of the above activities, whether using 3EX’s network or Services by itself or via a third party’s network or service.
Interference with a third party’s use of 3EX’s network or Services, or ability to connect to the Internet or provide services to Internet users.
Manage a proxy server.
3EX has a STRONG anti-spam policy and applies it. Spammers are NOT welcomed. This includes spamming through open proxy servers or any other kind of unsolicited email advertising. If a customer is found to be in violation of our SPAM policy, 3EX reserves the right to pursue civil remedies for any costs associated with the investigation of a substantiated policy violation.
3EX will notify law enforcement officials if the violation is believed to be a criminal offense.
Customer acknowledges that customer is responsible for any and all SPAM related actions which come from customer’s account.
Sending unsolicited email messages, including, without limitation, commercial advertising and informational announcements, is explicitly prohibited even if the lists are said to be opt-in.
Customer will not use another site's mail server to relay mail without the express permission of the site.
It is strictly forbidden to send out unsolicited email from any other network that advertises, promotes or in any way points to a location inside the 3EX network.
It is absolutely forbidden to host an IRC server that is part of or connected to another IRC network or server. Servers found to be connecting to or part of these networks will be immediately removed from our network without notice. The server will not be reconnected to the network until such time that you agree to completely remove any and all traces of the IRC server, and agree to let us have access to your server to confirm that the content has been completely removed. It is also forbidden to host Camfrog servers or other server applications that are frequent targets of Denial of Service attacks or other types of attacks. Any server guilty of a second violation will result in immediate account termination.
Legal adult content must be published in accordance of any applicable law or regulation.
3EX Shared Hosting
It is strictly forbidden to publish adult content on shared hosting accounts. The restriction applies, without limitation, to images and videos.
System and Network Security
Customer is prohibited from utilizing the Services to compromise the security or tamper with system resources or accounts on computers at the Premises or at any third party site.
Specific activities that are prohibited include, but are not limited to :
Threatening harm to persons or property or otherwise harassing behavior.
Use or distribution of tools designed for compromising security.
Unauthorized access to or use of data, systems or networks, including any attempt to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without express authorization of the owner of the system or network.
Unauthorized monitoring of data or traffic on any network or system without express authorization of the owner of the system or network.
Deliberate attempts to overload a system and broadcast attacks.
Forging of any TCP-IP packet header or any part of the header information in an email or a newsgroup posting.
Intentionally or negligently transmitting files containing a computer virus or corrupted data.
3EX Shared Hosting
On shared hosting accounts, it is strictly forbidden, to make your account resources available (whether for free or pay) to the general public. Without limitation, this applies to usage of an account to provide public online services like statistics, image hosting, free web hosting or any other similar service. At any time, all shared hosting accounts must use an acceptable level of resources and stay below 2% of the total system resources.
3EX, in its sole discretion, will determine what action will be taken in response to a violation of this AUP on a case-by-case basis. Violation of this AUP could also subject Customer to criminal or civil liability. 3EX may block access at the router level to the Customer's Equipment involved. If 3EX believes, in its sole discretion, that a violation of this AUP has occurred, such action may also include, but is not limited to, temporary or permanent blocking of access to Customer’s Equipment or data, and the suspension or termination of Services. 3EX may involve and will also fully cooperate with law enforcement authorities in investigating suspected lawbreakers. 3EX and its affiliates have no obligation to provide warnings under any circumstances and can terminate the customer’s account without prior notice if the customer violates this policy.
3EX reserves the right to modify this AUP at any time without notice. Customer is responsible for all use of the Services by itself, its employees, agents, contractors, invitees and customers, whether such use is with or without the consent of Customer. 3EX can require a signed copy of this documents.
3EX provides products and services to help people and organizations around the world bring the power of their information to life through the creation infomation infrastructure and virtual infrastructure. Many of 3EX's offerings in areas such as networked storage, data backup and recovery, backup management, data archiving, data protection, data deduplication, data consolidation, data replication, content management, and information security enable customers to transition to the next-generation of information management in their journey to private cloud computing.