Calix Privacy Policy


Scope and Consent

This Privacy Policy describes the information that Calix may collect, store, process use and/or disclose when you access Calix's website and any content, features or services made available through our website as well as your interactions or engagements with Calix because of such access. Information may include your "Personal Information," which means any information that identifies you as an individual, such as your name, address, telephone number, email address, user ID or other contact or identification information. Your use of the Calix website and/or any content, feature or services made available through our website constitutes your acceptance of the terms of this Privacy Policy and your consent to our collection, use, disclosure and/or storage of your information, including Personal Information, as stated in this Privacy Policy.


Collection of information

In order for you to access portions of the Calix website, we may require that you complete a registration process. During registration we may ask for your contact information and for an indication of the products, services and additional information in which you are interested. You may be asked provide Personal Information (for example, your name, address, telephone number, email address and other contact information) on this or other Calix websites. The decision to provide any Personal Information is entirely yours and you may choose to not provide some or all of the requested information. Your decision to not provide some or all of the requested information may result in reduced access and/or functionality.

Any Personal Information you provide through the Calix website is subject to the Website Terms of Use, including this Privacy Policy.


Use of Information

We intend that our usage of information collected on the Calix website shall be consistent with this Privacy Policy.

We may collect, store, process use and/or disclose your information on our servers in order to:

  •    Identify you when you visit our website or request information or services from us;
  •    Create, administer and communicate with you about your account, and verify your identity;
  •    Manage our communications and send you information we think you may find useful, including information about our products and services;
  •    Process, evaluate and respond to your requests, inquiries, applications and other requests submitted through our websites;
  •    Administer our websites, including opportunities to analyze and improve our products, services and website content;
  •    Perform market research on an aggregated basis, including as to the effectiveness of our advertising and marketing; and
  •    Ensure the safety of Calix network services, information resources, employees and customers.

We may also utilize third-party service providers to provide website analytics on an aggregated and anonymous basis. These third parties may use cookies, web beacons, and other technologies to collect information, which may include your IP address, content viewed and/or links accessed in order to provide such analytics.

We may also use your information in other ways for which we provide specific notice in the terms of service with you or otherwise at the time of collection.



A cookie is a small data file that may be used, for example, to collect information about website and browsing activity. Our websites use cookies to track overall site use and may be used to provide you with additional information about our products or to authenticate registration. You can use your browser settings to manage your preference for allowing use of cookies and to delete existing cookies.


Sharing of Information

Except as described above, Calix will not share your personal information with third parties. We may occasionally provide your contact information to third parties who provide services to us, although we will only do so on the condition that they also protect the confidentiality of your information. We may also disclose your personal information if required to do so by law or if we believe that it is necessary to protect the rights, property or personal safety of Calix or its employees or customers.

Security and Safeguarding

We are committed to maintaining the security of your Personal Information and take what we believe are reasonable and industry-recognized safeguards designed to protect against accidental, unlawful or unauthorized access, disclosure or use.  Nevertheless, transmissions over the Internet are never entirely secure, we cannot guarantee the security or the preservation of the integrity of any transmissions. Please consider this fact before transmitting any Personal Information or information that you consider confidential.

Contact Information

If you have any questions about this Privacy Policy, please contact us at:

          Calix, Inc.
         Attn: Legal Department
         1035 N. McDowell Blvd.
         Petaluma, CA 94954

         Or, contact us by email at: calixlegal@calix.com

Revisions and Updates

We may revise and update these Terms of Use, including the terms of our Privacy Policy, at any time by updating this posting and indicating the date of the posting. You should visit this page from time to time to review the then-current terms.


Dated: February 17, 2017

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