Acceptable Usage Policy

Acceptable Usage Policy

An IT policy which clearly delineates the use, frequency, appropriateness and volume of use of the Internet by an authorised user which is and is not acceptable (to the employing trust).
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After the 30-day trial, users can choose to continue using the full service, or switch to the free Docker Logging account that automatically supports up to 100 containers, subject to the Logentries Docker Acceptable Usage Policy, which is intended to prevent individual instances of bandwidth and data processing abuse.
The council has an acceptable usage policy and guidelines for staff accessing the internet for personal reasons which must only be used during authorised breaks including their lunch hours.
Our products are designed to help organisations quickly enforce an Acceptable Usage Policy for Internet access, which provides instant compliance, security and improved productivity.
We even provided an acceptable usage policy that both the parent and student had to agree to and sign.
It reportedly enables networks to communicate and share information in real time to protect systems from messaging abuse attacks and enforces an operator's acceptable usage policy.
The product allows administrators to specify and monitor acceptable usage policy and access policy using both heuristics and rule-based alerts.
The simplest method is to establish and communicate company rules by creating an Acceptable Usage Policy (AUP).
Simplified Policy Enforcement and Controls: The new service provides automatic enforcement of acceptable usage policy, reduces corporate liability, and improves employee productivity.
A spokeswoman told the Irish Mirror: "The office of the Houses of the Oireachtas Service operates a strict Acceptable Usage Policy which applies to journalists, visitors, contractors and staff.
The products are designed to help organizations quickly enforce an Acceptable Usage Policy for Internet access, which provides instant compliance, security and improved productivity.
The software empowers an organisation to quickly and effectively implement and enforce an Acceptable Usage Policy across their network.
Employers have to outline a clear policy on Internet usage in company time by way of an Acceptable Usage Policy (AUP).