Privacy Policy

Last updated January 9, 2023


This Privacy Policy (“Policy”) for Kubernetes InnovationLabs LLC, doing business as Monokle, ("Monokle," "We,""Us," or "Our") hereby notifies You, whether personally oron behalf of an entity (“You”), when, how, and why We might collect, store,use, and/or share (collectively, "Process") Your information when You:

  1. Visit Our website at, or any otherwebsite(s) of ours that link to this Policy;
  2. Use or visit any other websites, domains, sub-domains, applicationprogramming interfaces (“APIs”), bots, frameworks, development environments,templates, documentation, configurations, mobile websites, or mobileapplications (collectively, the “Services”) that We develop, manage, operate,or otherwise make available;
  3. Engage with Us in other related ways, including any sales,marketing, online communications, or events.


Reading this Policy will help You understand Your privacy rights and choices. If You do not agree with Our policies and practices, please do not use Our Services. If You still have any questions or concerns, please contact Us at


What personal information do We Process?

When You visit, use, or navigate Our Services, We may Processpersonal information depending on how You interact with Kubeshop and theServices, the choices You make, and the products and features You use.

Do We Process any sensitive personal information?

We do not Process sensitive personal information.

Do We receive any information from third parties?

We do not receive any information from third parties.

How do We Process Your information?

We Process Your information to provide, improve, andadminister Our Services, communicate with You, for security and fraudprevention, and to comply with law. We may also Process Your information for otherpurposes with Your consent. We Process Your information only when We have a validlegal reason to do so.

In what situations and with which parties do We sharepersonal information?

We may share information in specific situations and withspecific third parties as necessary to analyze the effectiveness of and improveOur Services. We never share any sensitive personal information or personallyidentifiable data with other parties.

How do We keep Your information safe?

We have organizational and technical processes andprocedures in place to protect Your personal information. However, no electronictransmission over the internet or information storage technology can beguaranteed to be 100% secure, so We cannot promise or guarantee that hackers,cybercriminals, or other unauthorized third parties will not be able to defeat Oursecurity and improperly collect, access, steal, or modify Your information.

What are Your rights?

Depending on where You are located geographically, theapplicable privacy law may mean You have certain rights regarding Your personalinformation.

How do You exercise Your rights?

The easiest way to exercise Your rights is by filling out Ourdata subject request form for the relevant Service which You are using, or bycontacting Us. We will consider and act upon any request in accordance withapplicable data protection laws.




Personal information You disclose to Us

We collect personal information that You voluntarily provideto Us when You register on the Services, express an interest in obtaininginformation about Us or Our products and Services, when You participate inactivities on the Services, or otherwise when You contact Us.

Sensitive Information.

We do not Process sensitive information or personallyidentifiable information.

All personal information that You provide to Us must betrue, complete, and accurate, and You must notify Us of any changes to suchpersonal information.

Information automatically collected

We automatically collect certain information when You visit,use, or navigate the Services, such as telemetry data. This information doesnot reveal Your specific identity (like Your name or contact information) butmay include device and usage information, such as Your IP address, browser anddevice characteristics, operating system, language preferences, referring URLs,device name, country, location, information about how and when You use OurServices, and other technical information. This information is primarily neededto maintain the security and operation of Our Services, and for Our internalanalytics and reporting purposes.

Like many businesses, We also collect information throughcookies and similar technologies.

The information We collect includes:

  1. Log and Usage Data. Log and usage data is service-related, diagnostic,usage, and performance information Our servers automatically collect when Youaccess or use Our Services and which We record in log files. Depending on how Youinteract with Us, this log data may include Your IP address, device information,browser type, and settings and information about Your activity in the Services(such as the date/time stamps associated with Your usage, pages and filesviewed, searches, and other actions You take such as which features You use),device event information (such as system activity, error reports (sometimescalled "crash dumps"), and hardware settings).
  2. Device Data. We collect device data such as informationabout Your computer, phone, tablet, or other device You use to access theServices. Depending on the device used, this device data may includeinformation such as Your IP address (or proxy server), device and applicationidentification numbers, location, browser type, hardware model, Internetservice provider and/or mobile carrier, operating system, and systemconfiguration information.Telemetry Data. For internal metrics and productoptimizations, Kubeshop collects the following anonymized and untraceable datawhich is used only in aggregate form: the number of CLI installations; thenumber of unique CLI usages in a day; the number of installations to a cluster;the number of unique active cluster installations; the number of people whodisable telemetry; the number of unique sessions in the UI; and, the number ofAPI, Static Route, and EnvoyFleet creations. A user may opt-out of suchtelemetry data collection if they prefer not to share any information bycontacting Kubeshop at the email address provided.


We Process Your personal information for a variety ofreasons, depending on how You interact with Our Services, including:

  1. To facilitate account creation and authentication andotherwise manage user accounts. We may Process Your information so You cancreate and login to Your account, as well as keep Your account in workingorder.
  2. To protect Our Services. We may Process Your information aspart of Our efforts to keep Our Services safe and secure, including fraudmonitoring and prevention.
  3. To identify usage trends. We may Process information abouthow You use Our Services to better understand how they are being used so We canimprove them.
  4. To determine the effectiveness of Our marketing and promotionalcampaigns. We may Process Your information to better understand how to providemarketing and promotional campaigns that are most relevant to You.
  5. To save or protect an individual's vital interest. We may ProcessYour information when necessary to save or protect an individual’s vital interest,such as to prevent harm.


Most web browsers and some mobile operating systems andmobile applications include a Do-Not-Track ("DNT") feature or settingYou can activate to signal Your privacy preference not to have data about Youronline browsing activities monitored and collected. At this stage no uniformtechnology standard for recognizing and implementing DNT signals has beenfinalized. As such, We do not currently respond to DNT browser signals or anyother mechanism that automatically communicates Your choice not to be trackedonline. If a standard for online tracking is adopted that We must follow in thefuture, We will inform You about that practice in a revised version of this Policy.


California Civil Code Section 1798.83, also known as the"Shine The Light" law, permits Our users who are California residentsto request and obtain from Us, once a year and free of charge, informationabout categories of personal information (if any) We disclosed to third partiesfor direct marketing purposes and the names and addresses of all third partieswith which We shared personal information in the immediately preceding calendaryear. If You are a California resident and would like to make such a request,please submit Your request in writing to Us using the contact informationprovided below.

If You are under 18 years of age, reside in California, andhave a registered account with Services, You have the right to request removalof unwanted data that You publicly post on the Services. To request removal ofsuch data, please contact Us using the contact information provided below andinclude the email address associated with Your account and a statement that Youreside in California. We will make sure the data is not publicly displayed onthe Services, but please be aware that the data may not be completely orcomprehensively removed from all Our systems (e.g., backups, compliance withlegal obligations, etc.).

CCPA Privacy Notice

The California Code of Regulations defines a"resident" as:

  1. Every individual who is in the State of California for otherthan a temporary or transitory purpose and;
  2. Every individual who is domiciled in the State of Californiawho is outside the State of California for a temporary or transitory purpose.

 All other individuals are defined as"non-residents."

If this definition of "resident" applies to You, Wemust adhere to certain rights and obligations regarding Your personalinformation.

What categories of personal information do We collect?

We have collected the following categories of personalinformation in the past twelve (12) months:




A. Identifiers

Contact details, such as real name, alias, postal address, telephone or mobile contact number, unique personal identifier, online identifier, Internet Protocol (IP) address, email address, and account name


B. Personal information categories listed in the California Customer Records statute

Name, contact information, education, employment, employment history, and financial information


C. Protected classification characteristics under California or deferral law

Gender and date of birth


D. Commercial information

Transaction information, purchase history, financial details, and payment information


E. Biometric information

Fingerprints and voiceprints


F. Internet or other similar network activity

Browsing history, search history, online behavior, interest data, and interactions with Our and other websites, applications, systems, and advertisements


G. Geolocation data

Device location


H. Audio, electronic, visual, thermal, olfactory, or similar information

Images and audio, video or call recordings created in connection with Our business activities


I. Professional or employment-related information

Business contact details in order to provide You Our Services at a business level or job title, work history, and professional qualifications if You apply for a job with Us


J. Education information

Student records and directory information


K. Inferences drawn from other personal information

Inferences drawn from any of the collected personal information listed above to create a profile or summary about, for example, an individual’s preferences and characteristics


We may also collect other personal information outside of these categories through instances where You interact with Us in person, online, or by phone or mail in the context of:

  1. Receiving help through Our customer support channels;
  2. Participation in customer surveys or contests;
  3. Facilitation in the delivery of Our Services and to respond to Your inquiries.

How do We use and share Your personal information?

More information about Our data collection and sharing practices can be found in this Policy.

You may contact Us by email at, or by referring to the contact details at the bottom of this document.

If You are using an authorized agent to exercise Your right to opt out We may deny a request if the authorized agent does not submit proof that they have been validly authorized to act on Your behalf.

Will Your information be shared with anyone else?

We may disclose Your personal information with Our service providers pursuant to a written contract between Us and each service provider. Each service provider is a for-profit entity that Processes the information on Our behalf.

We may use Your personal information for Our own business purposes, such as for undertaking internal research for technological development and demonstration. This is not considered to be "selling" of Your personal information.

We have not disclosed or sold any personal information to third parties for a business or commercial purpose in the preceding twelve (12) months. We will not sell personal information in the future belonging to website visitors, users, and other consumers.

Your rights with respect to Your personal data

Right to request deletion of the data — Request to delete

You can ask for the deletion of Your personal information. If You ask Us to delete Your personal information, We will respect Your request and delete Your personal information, subject to certain exceptions provided by law, such as (but not limited to) the exercise by another consumer of his or her right to free speech, Our compliance requirements resulting from a legal obligation, or any processing that may be required to protect against illegal activities.

Right to be informed — Request to know

Depending on the circumstances, You have a right to know:

  1. Whether We collect and use Your personal information;
  2. The categories of personal information that We collect;
  3. The purposes for which the collected personal information is used;
  4. Whether We sell Your personal information to third parties;
  5. The categories of personal information that We sold or disclosed for a business purpose;
  6. The categories of third parties to whom the personal information was sold or disclosed for a business purpose;
  7. The business or commercial purpose for collecting or selling personal information.

In accordance with applicable law, We are not obligated to provide or delete consumer information that is de-identified in response to a consumer request or to re-identify individual data to verify a consumer request.

Right to Non-Discrimination for the Exercise of a Consumer’s Privacy Rights

We will not discriminate against You if You exercise Your privacy rights.

Verification process

Upon receiving Your request, We will need to verify Your identity to determine You are the same person about whom We have the information in Our system. These verification efforts require Us to ask You to provide information so that We can match it with information You have previously provided Us. For instance, depending on the type of request You submit, We may ask You to provide certain information so that we can match the information You provide with the information We already have on file, or We may contact You through a communication method (e.g., phone or email) that You have previously provided to Us. We may also use other verification methods as the circumstances dictate.

We will only use personal information provided in Your request to verify Your identity or authority to make the request. To the extent possible, We will avoid requesting additional information from You for the purposes of verification. However, if We cannot verify Your identity from the information already maintained by Us, We may request that You provide additional information for the purposes of verifying Your identity and for security or fraud-prevention purposes. We will delete such additionally provided information as soon as We finish verifying You.

Other privacy rights

You may object to the Processing of Your personal information.

You may request correction of Your personal data if it is incorrect or no longer relevant, or ask to restrict the Processing of the information.

You can designate an authorized agent to make a request under the CCPA on Your behalf. We may deny a request from an authorized agent that does not submit proof that they have been validly authorized to act on Your behalf in accordance with the CCPA.

You may request to opt out from future selling of Your personal information to third parties. Upon receiving an opt-out request, We will act upon the request as soon as feasibly possible, but no later than fifteen (15) days from the date of the request submission.

To exercise these rights, You can contact Us by email at, or by referring to the contact details at the bottom of this document. If You have a complaint about how We handle Your data, We would like to hear from You.


If You have questions or comments about this notice, You may email Us at or by mail to:

Kubernetes Innovation Labs LLC
20 Brynwood Ln, Greenwich, CT 06831, USA
Greenwich, CT 06831
United States


Based on the applicable laws of Your country, You may have the right to request access to the personal information We collect from You, change that information, or delete it. To request to review, update, or delete Your personal information, please submit a request form by contacting Us or submitting the necessary documents at


By using the Services, You acknowledge (1) the Kubeshop Privacy Policy, and (2) this Policy. The Kubeshop Privacy Policy can be reviewed at

Together, these documents are referred to collectively as the “Policies” or “Policies.” You must at all times abide by the Policies in order to continue using the Services.

Other supplemental policies or documents aside from the aforementioned Kubeshop Privacy Policy that may be posted on the Services from time to time are hereby expressly incorporated herein by reference. We reserve the right, in Our sole discretion, to make changes or modifications to these Policies from time to time. We will alert You about any changes by updating the “Last Updated” date of the Policies, and You waive any right to receive specific notice of each such change. Please ensure that You check the applicable Policies every time You use Our Services so that You understand which Policies apply. You will be deemed to have been made aware of the changes in any revised Policies by Your continued use of the Services after the date such revised Policies are posted.