When you visit our websites we may send you a cookie. A cookie stores a small data file on your computer. This file enables us to recognize you each time you visit us. Cookies help us in many ways, for example, by saving your region and language preference and for purposes of collecting non-personal data. Caterpillar web security cookies (if the user has a Caterpillar web security ID) are not used to collect personal information on this web site.
- Count the number of times you visit our sites
- Compile anonymous statistics on website use
- Gather information on the type of Internet Browser and operating systems used
The table below explains the cookies that we use on this site and why.
|Cookie Group||Cookie Name||Purpose||More Information|
|Google Analytics||_ga||This cookie enables website owners to track visitor behaviour measure of site performance.||Used to distinguish viewers|
|_gid||This cookie enables website owners to track visitor behaviour measure of site performance.||Used to distinguish viewers|
|Akami||ak_bmsc||Used by Akamai to optimize site performance and security||This cookie is necessary|
|bm_sv||Used by Akamai to optimize site performance and security||This cookie is necessary|
||This cookie is persistent and remains on your computer after you close your browser|
|localePage||This cookie is used to record which the country site you are visiting. This also enables the site to automatically go to this same country site on your next visit.|
|Server||JSESSIONID||Manages browser session with the website.||This is a session cookie and is deleted when you close your browser|
|NSC_ESNS||This cookie name is associated with the Netscaler load balancing service from Citrix. This is a pattern type cookie with the root being NSC_ and the rest of the name being a unique encrypted alpha numeric identifier for the virtual server it originated from. The cookie is used to ensure traffic and user data is routed to the correct locations where a site is hosted on multiple servers, so that the end user has a consistent experience.||This cookie is persistent and remains on your computer after you close your browser|