What is a “cookie”?

A cookie is a text file stored on your device (computer, mobile, tablet) when you browse a website. It saves information about your browsing on the site, and enables its issuer to identify the device on which it is stored, during the period the cookie is valid.

Some cookies are essential to your use of the site, while others improve and personalise the content displayed

Why do we use cookies?

The DMC Platform site uses several types of cookie for several reasons:

Cookies necessary for use of the site:

These cookies are essential for browsing our site; they allow you to use the main features of it and protect your connection. These cookies are only issued by
The DMC-Platform. If you disable use of these cookies, you may no longer be able to use some features of the site.

Performance and functional cookies:

These cookies are not necessary for use of the site, but improve the way it functions and give you access to personalised features. For example, they allow us to adapt the way the site is presented to suit your device’s display preferences.

These cookies are also only issued by The DMC Platform.

Analytical cookies:

These cookies, issued by third parties, allow us to compile usage statistics on our site, to give us a better understanding of how you browse it and your interest in our services, and so that we can contact you for commercial purposes when you have given us permission to do so.

Google Analytics:

Our website uses Google Analytics, a Google web audience analysis tool enabling us to better understand user behaviour. This tool might use cookies to collect anonymous data and generate reports on usage statistics for our site (without identifying individuals). Collection of information by Google can be disabled by using the following module:

How can you object to or limit the use of cookies?

You have the option to object to or limit the storage of cookies by configuring your browser software (Internet Explorer, Chrome, Firefox, etc.). Please refer to your browser’s help section for all the technical details on the options available concerning the storage of cookies on your device. For more information on controlling cookies, you can refer to this dedicated page of the CNIL’s website:

It is important to remember that if you refuse to store some cookies, it might mean that some features of the site do not function properly