Legal & Terms

SixSq Approach to Privacy

This notice describes a set of data privacy rules that SixSq commits to in the context of the Nuvla service and its websites operations, in compliance GDPR and Swiss data privacy law.


1. Who are we?

The Software, Products and Services made available to you are provided by SixSq SA (SixSq) located at: .

SixSq is the data controller which collects your personal information, thus deciding (upon your consent) how that data is processed and for what purposes.

1.1. Contacts

1.1.1. Address

Global Headquarters: SixSq
Route de Meyrin, 267
1217, Meyrin
Geneva, Switzerland

1.1.2. Contact Information

SixSq Support:
SixSq Info:


2. What personal data do we collect from you?

During the process of registration for our services and products, we may collect personal and unique information which can be used to identify you, such as your:

and any other information that you might willingly share when you authenticate via a social media provider or identity provider.

We may also ask you to provide further information in order to invoice you electronically for our services. SixSq uses the Stripe payment service for this. This data is not held by SixSq, but transferred to Stripe. This information can include:

Please refer to Stripe’s privacy policies for additional information.

Our services may also use the Intercom online service to provide customer support and in-app chat and communication. Intercom receives the following information from us:

Please refer to Intercom’s privacy policies for additional information.

SixSq uses Stripe and Intercom to provide a better service to its users. None of the above information shall be used for purposes beyond the service provided to SixSq by these third party vendors.

The processing of personal data is governed by the General Data Protection Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (GDPR).

3. How will we use your personal data?

The personal data we collect from you is mostly used to identify you as a user/customer of our products and services (authentication and authorisation). Your personal data (for example email) might also be used to communicate important matters related to your usage and general status (like billing, service maintenances, etc.) of the products and services you’ve registered for.

Your personal data might also be used to link your user account with third party service providers, such as Docker registries.

Any other personal data processing purposes other than the ones described in this notice will be preceded by a new data processing notice, asking for your consent.

3.1. Access to personal data

SixSq only reserves the rights to manage your personal data, it being entirely owned by you.

If at any time you wish to be provided with a copy of all the information we have about you, you have the right to request it using the contact information provided in section 1.

3.2. Data retention

Personal data can be completely erased on request. Other retention policies include removing personal data of inactive users after a period of 24 months.

3.3. Data integrity

As a data controller, SixSq complies with GDPR when it comes to:

Data integrity is enforced by the implementation of ISO27001 controls.

3.4. Sharing

Personal data is not transferred to any 3rd parties unless:

3.5. Lawfulness of processing (according to Article 6 of the GDPR)

Lawful processing of your personal data is ensured by applying the following:

No special categories of personal data (Article 9 of the GDPR) are processed by SixSq.

Where do we keep your personal data?

All personal data is kept within EU and Swiss data centres and might be moved between data centres residing in other countries also within the EU and Switzerland.

4. Applicability

Independently of the existing relations with third-party partners and references to other websites, this privacy notice only applies to SixSq’s websites and web services like, Nuvla and any other public pages with static content, owned by SixSq and related to our services and products. This includes the documentation website

5. Right to forget

If you want us to delete all the private information we have collected from you, please send us an email at: All you private information will be deleted from our services within 7 days.

This will include us requesting that your data be also deleted from third party services (see Section 2 above).