Aalto Cloud Info

GitHub

Level C, Evaluated cloud services

The service is created and maintained by a third party. As a rule, no support is provided for the use of the service.

Any material or discussions intended for Aalto University members only shall not be processed using C level services.

Keep in mind that public cloud services often disclose information to third parties, and may also claim ownership of the information or change licence terms and conditions without informing its users of the changes.

If the service use involves
(1) processing of personal data, (2) processing of secret material,  (3) processing of bank details, (4) administration requirements, (5) requirements for 24/7 usability, (6) licences, (7) costs, (8) a large number of users, (9) several units
always contact the 
account managers.

GitHub

GitHub is a web-based hosting service for software development projects.

Terms of Service
https://help.github.com/articles/github-terms-of-service

Privacy Policy
https://help.github.com/articles/github-privacy-policy

Valuation (15.11.2017)
GitHub is a collaborative software development tool. The service provides communication functions and social networking features in order to improve collaboration in software development. GitHub also enables the users to share their work in to the world and develop their projects in an open source format.

+ GitHub claims no intellectual property rights.
+ User information is not shared or sold
+ GitHub will notify the user before transferring information in the event of a merger or acquisition

- Changes can happen without notice

Login
Registered account required for joining and creating projects.

Support

https://github.com/contact

E-mail
support@github.com

Provider
GitHub, Inc. USA