Terms of Use

Sproute Networks, Inc. Terms of Use

Last Updated: Aug 27, 2015

The following terms and conditions govern all use of the Sproute Networks service ("span service"). The service is offered subject to your acceptance without modification of all of the terms and conditions contained herein and all other operating rules, policies (including, without limitation, Sproute Networks's Privacy Policies) and procedures that may be published from time to time on this site by Sproute Networks (collectively, the "Agreement").

Please read this Agreement carefully before accessing or using the Website. By accessing or using any part of the web site, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement.

Access to your Sproute Networks Account

Subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, the service is solely for the use of the entity the account holder represents. User certifies to Sproute Networks that he or she is legally permitted to use the service on behalf of the entity, and takes full responsibility for the selection and use of the the service. This Agreement is void where prohibited by law, and the right to access the service is revoked in such jurisdictions.

Sproute Networks may change, suspend or discontinue the services at any time, including the availability of any feature, database, or content. Sproute Networks may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict User's access to parts or all of the services without notice or liability.

The user shall be responsible for obtaining and maintaining any equipment or ancillary services needed to connect to, access the service, including, without limitation, hardware, software, and networking devices. The customer shall be responsible for ensuring that such equipment or ancillary services are compatible with the service.


The user shall not, nor permit anyone else to, directly or indirectly: (i) reverse engineer, disassemble, decompile or otherwise attempt to discover the source code or underlying algorithms of all or any part of the service; (ii) modify or create derivatives of any part of the service; (iii) rent, lease, or use the service for timesharing or service bureau purposes; or (iv) remove or obscure any proprietary notices on the service. Sproute Networks shall own all title, ownership rights, and intellectual property rights in and to the service, and any copies or portions thereof.

The user shall not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any portion or feature of the service, or any other systems or networks connected to the service or to any Sproute Networks server, or to any of the services offered on or through the service, by hacking, password "mining", or any other illegitimate means.

The user shall not probe, scan, test the vulnerability of the service or any network connected to the service, attempt denial-of-service attacks, nor breach the security or authentication measures on the service or any network connected to the service.

The user shall not use any device, software or routine to interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the service or any transaction being conducted on the service, or with any other person's use of the service.

User shall not use the service or any Content for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by this Agreement.

Fees and Payment

By selecting a paid plan, you agree to pay Sproute Networks the monthly or annual subscription fees indicated for that service. Payments will be charged on the day you sign up for a paid plan and will cover the use of the corresponding service for a monthly or annual period as indicated.

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The user shall be responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of User's Sproute Networks password and other account information.


Sproute Networks may terminate your access to all or any part of the Website at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice, effective immediately. If you wish to terminate this Agreement or your Sproute Networks account (if you have one), you may simply discontinue using the Website.


User agrees that all content and materials (collectively, "Content") delivered via the service or otherwise made available by Sproute Networks at the Site are protected by copyrights, trademarks, service marks, patents, trade secrets or other proprietary rights and laws. Except as expressly authorized by Sproute Networks in writing, User agrees not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works from such materials or content.


Sproute Networks reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or replace any part of this Agreement. It is your responsibility to check this Agreement periodically for changes. Your continued use of or access to the Website following the posting of any changes to this Agreement constitutes acceptance of those changes. Sproute Networks may also, in the future, offer new services and/or features through the Website (including, the release of new tools and resources). Such new features and/or services shall be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement.


In no event will Sproute Networks, or its suppliers or licensors, be liable with respect to any subject matter of this agreement under any contract, negligence, strict liability or other legal or equitable theory for: (i) any special, incidental or consequential damages; (ii) the cost of procurement or substitute products or services; (iii) for interruption of use or loss or corruption of data; or (iv) for any amounts that exceed the fees paid by you to Sproute Networks under this agreement during the twelve (12) month period prior to the cause of action. Sproute Networks shall have no liability for any failure or delay due to matters beyond their reasonable control. The foregoing shall not apply to the extent prohibited by applicable law.

General Representation and Warranty

You represent and warrant that (i) your use of the Website will be in strict accordance with the Sproute Networks Privacy Policy, with this Agreement and with all applicable laws and regulations (including without limitation any local laws or regulations in your country, state, city, or other governmental area, regarding online conduct and acceptable content country and (ii) your use of the Website will not infringe or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third party.


Sproute Networks's current privacy policy is available at the Site (the Privacy Policy »), which is incorporated by this reference. Sproute Networks strongly recommends that you review the Privacy Policy closely.


You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Sproute Networks, its contractors, and its licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from and against any and all claims and expenses, including attorneys' fees, arising out of your use of the Website, including but not limited to out of your violation of this Agreement.


Sproute welcomes your comments or questions regarding this Privacy Policy. Feel free to e-mail comments or questions to us at support@sproute.net.