Key to Metals AG reserves the right to change its terms and conditions at any time without prior notice.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND FAIR USAGE POLICY
The materials, information and other content contained within the the Total Materia Web site and databases are proprietary to and owned by Key to Metals AG.
The purpose of the fair usage policy is to ensure Total Materia is used for its intended use as an informational resource and as such protects the ownership of the data contained within and the potential of mass replication of the Total Materia data.
The maximum quantity of viewed pages should not exceed 2000 pages per month per license, or proportional quantity for a shorter period. For instances where such needs are defined Total Materia will assist in providing an alternative solution to the user.
Gathering data from the Website through manual harvesting or automated means, including but not limited to the systematic manual saving of data, use of scripts, bots or web crawlers, is strictly prohibited.
TRANSFERABILITY AND CANCELLATION POLICY
This license is not transferable to third person without written approval from Key to Metals AG.
Cancellation of license by user is not possible.
REGISTERED DESKTOP EDITION
One registered copy of Total Materia may either be used by a single person who uses the software personally on one or more computers, or installed on a single workstation used non-simultaneously by multiple people, but not both.
This license is not transferable to a third person without written approval of Key to Metals AG.
REGISTERED SINGLE USER WEB EDITION
Single User Web Edition license of Total Materia is a named license that is registered for use on one computer.
In addition, a limited remote access can be granted to the person named on the license by the means of automatic one-time password, provided that it does not exceed 30 (thirty) sessions per year.
The Single User Web Edition license cannot be transferred to a different named user without written approval of Key to Metals AG.
REGISTERED MULTIUSER WEB EDITION
According to the selected license description, the account is restricted by the allowable locations for the specific license type and the number of simultaneous licenses as agreed at point of purchase. Any usage outside of these restrictions must be approved by written and signed confirmation from Key to Metals AG.
Multiuser Network or Workgroup Editions of Total Materia are for use by the acquiring company only and are not permitted for use by any third party without the prior written approval of Key to Metals AG.
Disclaimer of Warranty and Liability
Key to Metals AG DOES NOT ASSUME ANY WARRANTY FOR THE PERFORMANCE, MERCHANTABILITY OR ACCURACY OF THE SOFTWARE, DATABASE OR ACCOMPANYING FILES OR ANY OTHER WARRANTY, WHETHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED. Key to Metals AG EXCLUDES ALL LIABILITY TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. IN PARTICULAR, Key to Metals AG IS NOT LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT OR SUBSEQUENT DAMAGES DUE TO USE OF THE SOFTWARE, DATABASE OR THE ACCOMPANYING FILES.
The information contained in the Total Materia Database is carefully reviewed by engineers before publication and is intended to help the metallurgical professional conduct research on material properties. Although Key to Metals AG technical professionals perform continuous and multiple checks on the validity of the data, neither Key to Metals AG nor any of its affiliates around the world make any warranty, whether expressed or implied. Key to Metals AG or its affiliates assume especially no warranty as to the performance or merchantability of the database or the accuracy of the information contained herein. Key to Metals AG and all affiliates shall not be liable for any type of damages resulting from the use of this information. The user assumes all risk and liability in connection with the use of the Total Materia database and its information. In case of technical malfunction of the software due to unlawful intent or gross negligence of Key to Metals AG, any liability of Key to Metals AG will be limited exclusively to product replacement.
Please keep in mind that material properties may vary significantly and can depend on the supplier and supplier's internal standards, heat treatment, dimensions and other parameters. After the material selection has been made, it is the user's responsibility to contact the supplier and to check material's properties and suitability for a particular application. Therefore, no warranty of fitness for a particular purpose is offered.
In addition, the physical or mechanical specifications in the database are only approximations. Therefore, maximum caution needs to be exercised in using those parameters and even then, they need to be considered as starting points, not definite values. The data is intended to help qualified engineers find relevant information while saving time and effort as they investigate the anticipated behavior of specific materials. As such, this data is to be viewed as a starting point for further, more exhaustive investigation and should not be relied upon for making definitive or final engineering, product design purchasing, or application decisions.