ASGC Terms of Use
Revision: v1.0, 6 April 2020

The Terms of Use are applicable to all users of this website (“Website”). Users should read, understand and accept these Terms when creating an account on the Website or using any of the services provided via this Website. If a given user has not done this, or does not agree with the contents of these Terms of Use, that user should not create an account on the Website and should not make use of any of the services provided via this Website.

The Website is owned and operated by Academia Sinica Grid Computing Centre (“ASGC”). By accepting these Terms of Use, upon creation of an account on the Website, the user enters into an agreement with ASGC, made up by the contents of these Terms, in order to regulate the user’s access and use of the Website. Users which accept these Terms of Use hereby represent and warrant that:

They accept to be bound by these Terms of Use, as registered Website users – either individually, or in representation of an organization;

They are capable, under the terms of the law applicable to them, to be legally bound by and comply with these Terms of Use.

Their use of the Website will be carried out in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.

In the event of doubts concerning the Terms of Use, ASGC may be contacted at:

For information on the processing of personal data on users which is carried out via the Website, please see the Privacy Policy

  1. Services provided from this Website

    Access to services provided via the Website (“Services”) is, in part, restricted to registered users – i.e., users with a registered Website account – although some Services are open to all Website users. The creation of an account and access to the Website is generally free of charge.

  2. Your iCOMCOT portal Account

    If you create an account on the Website, you are responsible for maintaining the security of your account and you are fully responsible for all activities that occur under the account. You must immediately notify ASGC of any unauthorized uses of your account or any other breaches of security. ASGC will not be liable for any acts or omissions by you, including any damages of any kind incurred as a result of such acts or omissions.

  3. User support

    Any questions concerning the Website and its services in general can be addressed to via the general enquiry channel:
    Registered users can address questions specifically referring to the operation and use of the Website by writing an email to

  4. Responsibility of Website Users

    You are responsible for taking precautions as necessary to protect yourself and your computer systems from viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other harmful or destructive content. The Website may contain technical inaccuracies, typographical mistakes, and other errors. ASGC disclaims any responsibility for any harm resulting from the use by visitors of the Website, or from any downloading by those visitors of content there posted.

  5. opyright / Intellectual Property

    Users of the Website may download or print copies of any and all materials on the Website for personal use. None of the information on this Website may be copied, distributed or transmitted in any way for commercial use without ASGC written consent. For any materials downloaded from this Website, source and references must be acknowledged.

  6. Liability

    The material on this Website is provided for general information only. ASGC makes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy or completeness of any materials and information incorporated thereto and contained on this Website. ASGC has a policy of continuous improvement of its communication and reserves the right to make improvements or changes to the online content without notice.

    The use of the material (or any information incorporated thereto), in whole or in part, contained in this Website is the user’s sole responsibility. ASGC disclaims any liability for any damages whatsoever including, without limitation, direct, indirect, incidental and/or consequential damages resulting from access to the website and use of the materials provided therein.

    ASGC makes no representations about websites accessed through this Website which are not maintained, controlled or created by ASGC. ASGC does not endorse those sites and is not responsible for their content.