This is JavaServletHosting.com's Usage Policy, which supplements the service agreement of each user of JavaServletHosting.com's services (each, a "Subscriber"). Every Subscriber is subject to this Usage Policy, and by virtue of using JavaServletHosting.com's services, network, and/or systems (collectively the "Services") agrees to be bound by this Usage Policy. JavaServletHosting.com will revise this Usage Policy from time to time. A Subscriber's use of the Services after revisions to the Usage Policy are posted on JavaServletHosting.com's website at www.javaservlethosting.com, will constitute such person's acceptance of any changes or additions to the Usage Policy.
Subscribers violate this Usage Policy when they (or their affiliates or customers) engage in the following prohibited activities:
Violations of Intellectual Property Rights
Any violation of any person's intellectual property rights, rights of privacy, rights of publicity or other personal rights is prohibited. JavaServletHosting.com is required by law to remove or block access to content appearing on or through the Services upon receipt of proper notice of copyright infringement (see "Copyright Infringement Notice Information" below).
Spamming, whether or not it overloads the Services or disrupts service to JavaServletHosting.com's Subscribers, is prohibited. The term "spamming" includes, but is not limited to, the sending of unsolicited bulk and/or commercial message(s) over the Internet, maintaining an open SMTP policy (including the use of your/our SMTP servers for sending email for domains not hosted on our servers), and/or forging headers of outgoing mail. JavaServletHosting.com reserves the right to determine, in its sole and absolute discretion, whether e-mail recipients were from an opt-in email list. Full details on our extended Anti-Spam Policy can be found here.
Misrepresentation of Transmission Information
Forging, misrepresenting, omitting, or deleting message headers, return mailing information and/or Internet protocol addresses to conceal or misidentify the origin of an message is prohibited.
Viruses and Other Destructive Activities
Use of the Services for creating or sending Internet viruses, worms or Trojan horses, or for pinging, flooding or mailbombing, or engaging in denial of service attacks is prohibited. It is also prohibited for any Subscriber to engage in other activity that is intended to disrupt or interfere with, or that results in the disruption of or interference with, the ability of others to effectively use the Services (or any connected network, system, service or equipment) or conduct their business over the Internet.
"Hacking" and related activities is prohibited. "Hacking" includes, but is not limited to, the following activities: illegally or without authorization, accessing computers, accounts or networks, penetrating or attempting to penetrate security measures, port scans, stealth scans, and other activities designed to assist in hacking.
Export Control Violations
The exportation of encryption software outside of the United States and/or violations of United States law relating to the exportation of software is prohibited.
Certain software and/or software libraries installed on said Services utilize non-commercial licenses. If you are a commercial entity, you may be required to acquire a commercial license to use the provided software and/or software libraries in accordance with required laws. It is your responsibility to identify said software and/or software libraries as part of your application development and due diligence. getNetworks will neither be responsible nor be held liable for any licensing violations you commit.
The use of the Services to store, post, display, transmit, advertise or otherwise make available child pornography is prohibited. JavaServletHosting.com is required by law, and will, notify law enforcement agencies when it becomes aware of the presence of child pornography on, or being transmitted through, the Services.
Other Illegal Activities
The use of the Services to engage in any activities that are determined by JavaServletHosting.com, in its sole and absolute discretion, to be illegal is prohibited. Such illegal activities include, but are not limited to, storing, posting, displaying, transmitting or otherwise making available ponzi or pyramid schemes, fraudulently charging credit cards or displaying credit card information of third parties without their consent, and failure to comply with applicable on-line privacy laws. JavaServletHosting.com will cooperate fully with appropriate law enforcement agencies in connection with any and all illegal activities occurring on or through the Services.
High Yield Investment Program Sites
Sites designed to promote High Yield Investment Programs (aka HYIPs) are not permitted.
Obscene, Defamatory, Abusive or Threatening Language
Use of the Services to store, post, transmit, display or otherwise make available obscene, defamatory, harassing, abusive or threatening language is prohibited. This includes hate sites, those targeted at supporting terrorism or terrorist activities, those in support of what can be considered of a cultish nature, as well as adult sites containing such language.
IRC Bots & Port Listeners
Use of IRC Bots or applications designed to listen (or simply open ports for inbound communication) are strictly prohibited. Listeners include remote procedure call (RPC) servers, realtime logging monitors, etc.
Deployment of any database servers, including embedded engines such as HSQL, is strictly prohibited.
Individual JDK/JRE Installs, Containers and Java APIs/Apps/Frameworks
Installing your own copy of a JDK/JRE (or attempting to install another container such as JBoss), and/or attempting to execute java code outside of the Tomcat container or through java-based in-process remote "shell" environments will result in immediate termination without refund. In addition, the deployment/use of Adobe Flash Media Server/Communication Server/Flex Data Services/Flex Messaging (including derivatives of them such as Red5), Alfresco, Chat Blazer, Chiba, Cocoon, Confluence, Continuum, Corda, ehCache, eXo Platform, Expresso, FOP, Garaxi Chat, Grails, Hibernate, HiveMind, iBatis, JetNuke, JetSpeed, Jira, Jive (all apps), JMS, JSPSmartUpload, JSPWiki, Kawa, Laszlo, LifeRay, Magnolia CMS, Maven, mvnForum, OFBiz, OpenBravo, OpenCMS, Openfire (Wildfire), OpenSymphony (all), PD4ML, Spring, Tapestry, uPortal, and VolanoChat are not permitted. Other Java frameworks/applications with functional and resource requirements designed for a dedicated server are strictly prohibited; it is your responsibility to have fully reviewed the framework/application requirements and benchmarked your deployment prior to deployment if it is questionable. This list is subject to change at anytime. It is the customer's responsibility to check this list prior to deployment and to ensure the application being deployed, even if not listed here, isn't exceeding reasonable allowances and/or constraints of a shared platform. If in question, please ask first.
The use of intrusive performance/resource management/monitoring tools, exploit scanning services and proxy/anonymizer applications/scripts (both as part of your application or third-party) are strictly prohibited.
Engaging in any activity that, in JavaServletHosting.com's sole and absolute discretion, disrupts, interferes with or is harmful to (or threatens to disrupt, interfere with, or be harmful to) the Services, JavaServletHosting.com's business, operations, reputation, goodwill, customers and/or customer relations, or the ability of JavaServletHosting.com's customers to effectively use the Services is prohibited. Such prohibited activities include making available any program, product or service that is designed to or could be used to violate this Usage Policy. In addition, the failure by a Subscriber to cooperate with JavaServletHosting.com in correcting or preventing violations of this Usage Policy by, or that result from the activity of, a customer of the Subscriber is a violation of this Usage Policy.
In general, JavaServletHosting.com does not monitor its customers' websites or activities to determine whether they are in compliance with this Usage Policy. However, when JavaServletHosting.com becomes aware of any violation of this Usage Policy or its User Agreement, JavaServletHosting.com may take any action to stop or correct such violation, including, but not limited to, shutting down a website, denying access to the Services or to the Internet, and/or removing information. In addition, JavaServletHosting.com may take action against a Subscriber or a customer of such Subscriber because of the activities of such customer. JavaServletHosting.com reserves the right to take any such action even though such action may affect other customers of the Subscriber.
JavaServletHosting.com may disclose any information in its possession, including, without limitation, information about Subscribers, internet transmissions and website activity in order to comply with a court order, subpoena, summons, discovery request, warrant, statute, regulation or governmental request, to protect JavaServletHosting.com or others from harm, and/or to ensure the proper operation of the Services. JavaServletHosting.com has no obligation to notify any person, including the Subscriber about whom information is sought, that JavaServletHosting.com has provided the information.
Copyright Notice Infringement Information
In accordance with the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, JavaServletHosting.com has adopted a policy that provides for termination of websites hosted by JavaServletHosting.com that are found to infringe on copyrights of third parties. If a copyright holder believes that there has been a violation of his or her copyright on a website that is hosted by JavaServletHosting.com or its subsidiaries, and the copyright holder wants JavaServletHosting.com to remove the website or disable the material in question, JavaServletHosting.com will remove the website or disable the material if the copyright holder provides us with all of the following information:
Notices should be directed to:
2300 Holcomb Bridge Road
Suite 103, PMB 286
Roswell, GA 30076
Violations of this Usage Policy will nullify and void our 30-day money back guarantee. In addition, any violations of this Usage Policy may result in the immediate termination of your account without any refunds (preempting section 3 of the User Agreement).