The telemetry functionality in N|Solid measures and collects aggregated non-personal information, such as feature usage and platform resource consumption.
Application usage data can give our Support team valuable information when diagnosing and resolving issues. Usage data also helps us understand how N|Solid is used, which allows us to continue to make a better product.
Yes, N|Solid will begin sending summary data periodically as soon as an active license key is associated with an instance.
The Console may be configured to run in offline mode, which will disable telemetry. Please note that certain features, including updates to security vulnerability checking, will not function in offline mode. A valid license is required to use N|Solid, regardless of your individual configuration settings.
The N|Solid Console will send telemetry data over HTTP and Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) to a NodeSource service.
NodeSource takes user privacy very seriously. More information about our privacy practices can be found here