A cookie is a small file sent to your computer, mobile phone, tablet or other device when you visit a website. Cookies are sent by a web server to a web browser to enable the server to collect information from the browser and recognize your device on future visits. These types of files serve a number of different purposes such as remembering your preferences. Cookies help us to provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not.

We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us to analyse data about web page traffic and improve our website to tailor it better to our users’ needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes.

Cookies do not give us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer; this may, however, prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.


We may not respond to web browser 'do not track' signals. If you would like additional information about online tracking and various opt-out mechanisms, please see https://allaboutdnt.com/.

Third-party services

Our website may contain links to other websites that are owned and managed by third parties. Those websites have their own privacy policies and we do not accept any responsibility or liability for them.

Cookies used on this site

Performance cookies: Cookies that provide us with information usage of our website, such as which pages have been visited the most and how users move around the site. These cookies allow us to customise the website to improve the user experience.

Necessary cookies: Cookies that are essential for the provision of the site. If they are blocked by your browser settings, parts of the website may not work properly.

Functionality cookies: These cookies allow the provision of enhanced functionality and personalisation. They may be set by us or by third-party providers whose services we have added to our pages. If you do not allow these cookies, then some or all of these functions may not work properly.

Statistics cookies: These cookies give is the essential information we need to ensure our websites are engaging and easy to use for visitors.

Targeting cookies: These cookies are used by Westcon and our advertising partners to build a profile of your interests which can be used to provide targeted advertising which is more relevant.

Name Description Purpose Lifespan
_gclxxxx Google conversion tracking cookie. Performance 3 months
_gid We use Google Analytics to measure the effectiveness of our website and our digital marketing efforts. Google Analytics gives us insights into how you use the website; for example, what pages your visit and what links you click on. Statistics Up to [5] seconds