Thank you for your interest in the SafeNet Cipher Partner Program. Please complete the form below to request access to our award-winning program. Following your submission, your application will be reviewed by a member of our SafeNet Team. They will contact you directly with any questions and to provide you any further details. Thank you, and we look forward to working with you in the future.

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Please fill out the below form in its entirety to request your organization become a Gemalto Cipher Partner Program partner.

AUTHORIZED INDIRECT CHANNEL PARTNER


CAREFULLY READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS (THE “AGREEMENT”). BY CLICKING ''I ACCEPT'' BELOW, YOU (“CHANNEL PARTNER”) ARE SIGNING THIS AGREEMENT AND CONFIRMING THAT YOU HAVE THE LEGAL RIGHT AND AUTHORITY TO ENTER INTO THIS AGREEMENT ON BEHALF OF THE INDIVIDUAL OR ENTITY FOR WHOM YOU ARE ACTING, THEREBY BECOMING BOUND BY ITS TERMS. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH THIS AGREEMENT THEN CLICK ''I DO NOT ACCEPT'' BELOW. THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BECOME EFFECTIVE ON THE DATE SAFENET, A GEMALTO COMPANY ("GEMALTO") SENDS AN ACCEPTANCE NOTIFICATION TO THE E-MAIL ADDRESS YOU LISTED IN THE APPLICABLE CHANNEL PARTNER APPLICATION.

If you already have a direct contract in place governing your role as a channel partner with Gemalto, the terms and conditions of that agreement shall supersede this Agreement; however, the Data Privacy provisions below shall still apply.


This Agreement authorizes Channel Partner the right to resell all products that are currently available through Gemalto's distribution partners (the "Products").


Gemalto grants and Channel Partner accepts a non-exclusive non- transferable license to distribute and sublicense the Products in object code form to its customers pursuant to the terms and conditions stated herein. Sublicensing shallbe in accordance with Gemalto's standard software license agreement as sold with the Product.


Channel Partner shall purchase all Products and services directly from a Gemalto authorized distributor.


This Agreement may be terminated at any time by Gemalto.

Channel Partner expressly acknowledges that all trademarks, trade names, logos and symbols owned, controlled or adopted by Gemalto (“Marks”) are and shall remain the exclusive property of Gemalto or its licensors or its affiliates. Gemalto’s sale of Products does not convey any trademark license, expressed or by implication, estoppel, or otherwise. Gemalto or its licensors may, from time to time, permit Channel Partner to use Gemalto’s or its licensors trademarks in Channel Partner’s promotions and advertisements but only for the purpose of promoting the resale of Gemalto’s Products and such permissions shall not be construed as a trademark license. Upon termination of this Agreement, Channel Partner further agrees to immediately cease use of any and all of Gemalto’s Marks or copyrightable material. Channel Partner shall identify the Products in its advertisements only as expressly authorized in writing, by Gemalto, and only with the trademarks, trade names, logos and symbols used by Gemalto and Channel Partner shall not otherwise make use of the Marks or any confusingly similar or colorable imitation thereof.


Channel Partner shall not copy, decompile, disassemble or otherwise reverse-engineer or reproduce or knowingly allow others, including without limitation, customers to perform such reverse engineering of Products. Channel Partner shall not remove and shall maintain at all times the prominent display of Gemalto's copyright and/or proprietary notices in and on the Products. Channel Partner acknowledges and agrees to fully respect and comply with the protection provided under the copyright laws of nations where the software is installed and under all international conventions.


Channel Partner may not sell Products to the United States federal, state or local government or education sector either directly or indirectly unless Channel Partner has been approved in writing to do so by Gemalto in a separate agreement containing additional terms related to such sales.


TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, GEMALTO EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL TERMS, REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS NOT SPECIFICALLY SET FORTH IN THIS AGREEMENT, INCLUDING IMPLIED TERMS, CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND THOSE ARISING BY STATUTE OR OTHERWISE IN LAW OR FROM COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE.

 
GEMALTO DOES NOT LIMIT OR EXCLUDE LIABILITY FOR ANY LIABILITY WHICH CANNOT BE LIMITED BY APPLICABLE LAW. SUBJECT TO THE ABOVE, IN NO EVENT WILL GEMALTO OR ITS LICENSORS BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS, WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT, OF BUSINESS, PROFITS, REVENUE, ANTICIPATED SAVEING, DATA OR SUBSITUTED GOODS FOR ANY SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES, LOSSES, COSTS OR EXPENSES OF ANY KIND, HOWEVER CAUSED AND WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE), STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY, EVEN IF GEMALTO HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE. GEMALTO'S ENTIRE LIABILITY UNDER, FOR BREACH OF, OR ARISING OUT OF THIS AGREEMENT, IS LIMITED TO A REFUND OF THE FEES PAID FOR THE PRODUCT OR SERVICE THAT GAVE RISE TO THE CLAIM. IN NO EVENT SHALL GEMALTO BE LIABLE FOR CHANNEL PARTNER'S OR ITS CUSTOMER'S COST OF PROCURING SUBSTITUTE GOODS.


Channel Partner acknowledges that all Intellectual Property Rights in Products (including any modifications thereto) and the goodwill associated therewith belongs to Gemalto and its licensors and further acknowledges that ownership of the Products and the Intellectual Property Rights therein shall be held in the name of Gemalto and its licensors. Channel Partner does not have the right to create any derivative works under the terms of this Agreement. Intellectual Property Rights are defined to include: any proprietary right in existence during the term of this Agreement provided under patent law, copyright law, trademark law, trade secret law, semiconductor chip or mask law, and any other statutory provision of common law principle applicable to the Product which may provide a right in either ideas, formulae, algorithms concepts inventions or know-how generally or the expression of such ideas, formulae, algorithms concepts inventions or know-how.


Channel Partner covenants to Gemalto that it shall keep confidential the Confidential Information (defined as all data and information relating to the products, finances, business plans or management of Gemalto which, when disclosed to Channel Partner in written, oral or other form, is designated, marked or otherwise identified as "confidential ") of Gemalto to which Channel Partner obtains access as a consequence of entering in to this Agreement and that it will take all reasonable precautions to protect such Confidential Information from any use disclosure or copying except as expressly authorized by this Agreement, and to only use the confidential information or the benefit of Gemalto as contemplated herein.


Channel Partner may not assign this Agreement without the written consent of Gemalto.


The parties to this Agreement are independent contractors. Channel Partner shall not, except in accordance with this Agreement, represent itself to be an agent or legal representative of Gemalto.


Channel Partner agrees to comply with all applicable export control laws, and regulations, as from time to time amended including without limitation, the laws and regulations administered by the United States Department of Commerce. Channel Partner shall comply with all applicable laws, ordinances, codes, policies, licensing requirements, procedures, rules and regulations applicable to the various jurisdictions within which Channel Partner sell Product.


The Vienna Convention on the International Sale of Goods is expressly excluded from this Agreement.


This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Maryland for Channel Partners in the Americas, Hong Kong for Channel Partners in APAC or England and Wales for Channel Partners in EMEA, without regard to conflicts of law provisions.


Data Privacy
By accessing the Cipher Portal and participating in the Cipher Partner Program, you agree that you are authorized to provide the personal information and you are consenting to our use of the information collected, as set forth in our Privacy Policy available by clicking on the “Privacy Policy” tab of our website “www.SafeNet-inc.com”.
When we refer to “personal information”, we mean any information that can identify you. It includes information from which you are reasonably identifiable. In some jurisdictions, personal information includes information that identifies a legal entity, such as company name.

We collect personal information when you register with our Cipher Portal. More precisely we collect:

Contact Information - includes your name, company name, job title, telephone numbers, fax numbers, postal addresses, email addresses, or other addresses at which you receive communications from or on behalf of us (“Contact Information”).
Transactional Information - includes information about your interaction with us with respect to the reselling of the Products (for example through email, customer portal, or phone).
Billing Information - includes financial qualification and billing information, such as billing name and address.

Again, this data privacy provision has to be read in conjunction with our Privacy Policy referenced above.