The most widely-recognized quality management certification has been
awarded to Absolute Software
VANCOUVER, March 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX: ABT), the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and
management solutions for computers, laptops and ultra-portable devices,
today announced it has achieved the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001 certification for its management of recovery services
related to security software installed on mobile electronic devices and
computers. Absolute Software is the only company offering security
software and a dedicated Investigations and Recovery team to receive ISO 9001 Security Certification.
ISO 9001 Quality Management System Certification allows Absolute
Software to demonstrate its ability to consistently meet customer and
applicable statutory and regulatory requirements. To qualify for ISO
9001 certification, eight quality management principles were met:
customer focus, leadership, involvement of people at all levels,
process approach, system approach to management, continual improvement,
factual approach to decision making, and mutual beneficial partner
"ISO 9001 certification proves that the Absolute Investigations and
Recovery Services team follows the highest standards when it comes to
the support of our customers," stated John Livingston, Chairman and CEO
at Absolute Software. "The expertise and support of the Investigations
and Recovery Services team is unique and invaluable. To date we have
helped law enforcement around the world recover more than 28,000
computers in 96 countries."
ISO is the world's largest developer of voluntary International
Standards. International Standards give state of the art specifications
for products, services and good practice, helping to make industry more
efficient and effective. Developed through global consensus, they help
to break down barriers to international trade. For further information
on ISO 9001 visit: www.iso.org
About Absolute Software
Absolute Software Corporation (TSX: ABT) is the industry standard in
persistent endpoint security and management for computers, laptops and
ultra-portable devices. The Company, a leader in device security and
management tracking for more than 18 years, has over 30,000 commercial
customers worldwide. Positioned as a Visionary vendor in Gartner,
Inc.'s Magic Quadrant for Client Management Tools, Absolute's solutions
- Computrace, Absolute Manage, Absolute Service, Absolute Secure Drive,
and Computrace LoJack for Laptops - provide organizations with
actionable intelligence to prove compliance, securely manage BYOD, and
deliver comprehensive visibility and control over all of their devices
and data. The Company's Computrace persistence technology is embedded
in the firmware of computers, netbooks, and tablets by global leaders,
including Acer, ASUS, Dell, Fujitsu, HP, Lenovo, Motion, Panasonic,
Samsung, and Toshiba, and the Company has reselling partnerships with
these OEMs and others, including Apple. For more information about
Absolute Software, visit www.absolute.com.
This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve
risks and uncertainties. These forward-looking statements relate to,
among other things, the expected performance, functionality and
availability of our services and products, and other expectations,
intentions and plans contained in this press release that are not
historical fact. When used in this press release, the words "plan,"
"expect," "believe," and similar expressions generally identify
forward-looking statements. These statements reflect our current
expectations. They are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties,
including, but not limited to, changes in technology and general market
conditions. In light of the many risks and uncertainties you should
understand that we cannot assure you that the forward-looking
statements contained in this press release will be realized.
©2013 Absolute Software Corporation. All rights reserved. Computrace and
Absolute are registered trademarks of Absolute Software Corporation.
LoJack is a registered trademark of LoJack Corporation, used under
license by Absolute Software Corporation. LoJack Corporation is not
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No. 8,307,055, No. 8,332,953, No. 8,346,234 and No. 8,362,901. Canadian
patents No. 2,211,735, No. 2,284,806, and No. 2,205,370. U.K. patents
No. EP0793823, No. GB2298302, and No. GB2338101. German patent No.
69512534. Australian patent No. 699045. Japanese patent No. 4067035.
Mexican patent No. 297406. The Toronto Stock Exchange has neither
approved nor disapproved of the information contained in this news
SOURCE: Absolute Software Corporation
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