The Itera Group cookie policy

Cookies are small text files that are stored on your computer when you download a webpage. Itera currently uses cookies for three purposes:

  • To allow various services on our website to work
  • To have functionality for forms
  • Web analytics in order to map potential improvements

When you visit Itera’s website, we install the cookies that are needed in order for you to be able to use our site. If you give your consent, we may also use cookies for other purposes, such as for statistics and analysis or to make the site more user-friendly. See the list of optional and necessary cookies below. You can withdraw your consent at any time.

Our use of cookies is regulated by the Norwegian Act on Electronic Communications, Section 2-7b.

Name Purpose Necessary Retention period Recipient
_hs_opt_out Cookie notifications Necessary 13 months HubSpot
hs_langswitcher_choice To save selected language choice Necessary 2 years HubSpot
__cfduid To detect malicious visitors Necessary 30 days HubSpot
__cfruid Rate limiting policy Necessary 1 session HubSpot
__hstc Analytics Optional 13 months HubSpot
hubspotutk Analytics Optional 13 months HubSpot
__hssc Analytics Optional 30 minutes HubSpot
__hssrc Analytics Optional 1 session HubSpot
_ga Analytics Optional 2 years Google
_gid Analytics Optional 24 hours Google
_gat Analytics Optional 1 minute Google
Lang To remember a user’s language setting Optional 1 session LinkedIn
bcookie To identify browser ID Optional 1 year LinkedIn
li_mc Temporary cache Optional 2 years LinkedIn
li_gc To store consent Optional 2 years LinkedIn
lms_ads To identify LinkedIn members for advertising Optional 30 days LinkedIn
lms_analytics To identify LinkedIn members for analytics Optional 30 days LinkedIn
Liap To denote logged in status Optional 1 year LinkedIn
UserMatchHistory LinkedIn Ads ID synchronisation Optional 30 days LinkedIn
Lidc To optimise data centre selection Optional 24 hours LinkedIn
s_plt To track time spent on previous page Optional 1 session LinkedIn
AnalyticsSyncHistory To store information on synchronisation with mls_analytics Optional 30 days LinkedIn
_fbp To store and track visits across websites. Optional 90 days Facebook
bscookie To store performed actions on the website. Optional 2 years LinkedIn
fr To show relevant advertisments to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. Optional 90 days Facebook

* If you consent, optional cookies will be stored until you withdraw your consent. Optional cookies will also be deleted automatically after 90 days if you have not visited our website during this period.

More information on each individual cookie


This cookie is used to avoid asking the user to approve Itera’s cookies again.



This cookie is used to save the visitor’s selected language choice when viewing pages in multiple languages. It is set when an end user selects a language from the language switcher and is used as a language preference to redirect them to sites in their chosen language in the future, if they are available.



This cookie is set by HubSpot’s CDN provider, Cloudflare. It helps Cloudflare detect malicious visitors to our website and minimises blocking of legitimate users.



This cookie is set by HubSpot’s CDN provider, Cloudflare, because of their rate limiting policy.



The main cookie for tracking visitors. It contains the domain, utk, initial timestamp (first visit), last timestamp (last visit), current timestamp (this visit) and session number (increments for each subsequent session).



This cookie keeps track of a visitor's identity. It is passed to HubSpot on form submission and used when deduplicating contacts. It contains an opaque GUID to represent the current visitor.



This cookie keeps track of sessions. It is used to determine if HubSpot should increment the session number and timestamps in the __hstc cookie. It contains the domain, viewCount (increments each pageview in a session), and session start timestamp.



Whenever HubSpot changes the session cookie, this cookie is also set to determine if the visitor has restarted their browser. If this cookie does not exist when HubSpot manages cookies, it is considered a new session.



This cookie is used to distinguish users.



This cookie is used to distinguish users.



This cookie is used to throttle the request rate. If Google Analytics is deployed via Google Tag Manager, this cookie will be named _dc_gtm_ <property-id>.



This cookie is used to remember a user’s language setting.



A browser identifier cookie that uniquely identifies devices accessing LinkedIn to detect abuse on the platform.



This cookie is used as a temporary cache to avoid database lookups for member's consent for use of non-essential cookies and is used for having consent information on the client side to enforce consent on the client side. 



This cookie is used to store consent of guests regarding the use of cookies for non-essential purposes.



This cookie is used to identify LinkedIn Members off LinkedIn in the Designated Countries for advertising.



This cookie is used to identify LinkedIn Members in the Designated Countries for analytics.



This cookie is used by to denote the logged in status of a member.



LinkedIn Ads ID syncing.



To optimise data centre selection.



This cookie is used to store information about the time a sync with the lms_analytics cookie took place for users in the Designated Countries.



Used by Facebook to deliver a series of advertisement products such as real time bidding from third-party advertisers.



Used by the social networking service, LinkedIn, for tracking the use of embedded services.



The cookie is set by Facebook to show relevant advertisments to the users and measure and improve the advertisements. The cookie also tracks the behavior of the user across the web on sites that have Facebook pixel or Facebook social plugin.


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You can block or allow cookies using your browser’s settings. More information on how to do this is available on

If you have any questions regarding Itera’s use of cookies, please contact