The Customer-Facing Engineer

Privacy Policy

Effective Date: October 23, 2013

Previous Version: June 29, 2013

This Privacy Policy sets forth the policies of the blog (“CFE”, “Site”, “Our”, ”We” or “Us”) and its owner Scott Schwarz (“Owner”) with respect to personal identifying information that you provide to CFE through use of the Site. We may update this Privacy Policy from time to time without notice. Updates to our Privacy Policy will be posted to the Site and will be effective immediately. You should periodically check our Privacy Policy to view the current policy. Your further use of the Site shall indicate your consent to such changes. If you do not agree with this Privacy Policy you should not use the Site.

The Site collects non-personally-identifying information that web browsers and servers typically make available. This information may include, and is not limited to, your browser type, IP address, language preference, referring site, location information, cookie information, and the date and time of every request your browser makes to the server where the Site is hosted. Our purpose in collecting non-personally identifying information is to understand how the Site’s users use the Services and for Us to use such an understanding to improve the Site.

The Site may collect the following personally-identifying information when you use the Site: Your name, email address, and website address. When posting on the Site, your name, website address and comment will be published. When posting on the Site, your email address will not be published.

Your personally identifying information will not be shared with third parties. An exception is that if We are ordered by a government agency to reveal your personally identifying information, We will comply with the government order.

The Site uses third party services to understand how the Site’s users use the Services. These parties may collect non-personally-identifying information from your web browser when you make a web page request.

You may choose to contact the Owner via email at If you choose to do so, the Owner may reply to your email message.


A cookie is a string of information that a website stores on a user’s computer, and that the user’s browser provides to the website each time the user returns. The Site uses cookies to help the Site identify and track users, their usage of the Site, and their website access preferences. Users who do not wish to have cookies placed on their computers should set their browsers to refuse cookies before using the Site, with the drawback that certain features of the Site may not function properly without the aid of cookies.

Questions about this Privacy Policy

If you have any questions about the Site’s Privacy Policy, you may contact the Owner via the “Contact” form on the Site.