Every Fujitsu STYLISTIC M532 Android Media Tablet in North America includes a one-year license of
Computrace Mobile Basic
VANCOUVER, Sept. 25, 2012 /CNW/ - Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX:
ABT), the leading provider of firmware-embedded endpoint security and
management solutions, announced today the extension of the Computrace®
persistence module into the firmware of the new Fujitsu STYLISTIC® M532
Android Media Tablet. The persistence module is embedded into the
firmware of the tablet at the factory, making Computrace virtually
All Fujitsu STYLISTIC M532 Android Media Tablets in North America will
include a one-year license of Computrace Mobile Basic. Computrace
Mobile Basic provides peace of mind and a trusted lifeline for Fujitsu
STYLISTIC M532 Android Media Tablet owners. Customers have the option
to upgrade to Computrace Mobile Standard or Premium for access to theft
recovery services and a recovery service guarantee.
"As the BYOD trend continues to grow, our patented persistence
technology provides invaluable support to IT administrators managing
devices on various platforms," states John Livingston, Chairman and CEO
at Absolute Software. "Once Computrace Mobile is activated, IT
administrators enjoy a level of persistence that is virtually
tamper-proof, allowing them to track all their devices, including the
Fujitsu STYLISTIC M532 Android Media Tablet, build geofences to contain
assets, remotely freeze a device and delete sensitive information. For
our customers, delivering persistence for our mobile device management
solutions ensures, unlike other offerings in the marketplace, their
devices are always under management."
"The Fujitsu STYLISTIC M532 Android Media Tablet fits the BYOD model
perfectly, supporting the balance between business and personal use,
providing secure access to business applications for productivity from
anywhere, as well as rich multimedia features for personal activities,"
said Paul Moore, Vice President, PC Product Marketing and Product
Management at Fujitsu America. "Including Computrace Mobile Basic with
every Fujitsu STYLISTIC M532 Android Media Tablet sold in North America
gives businesses an extra layer of protection, ensuring the tablet and
any sensitive company data that it contains is secure."
Absolute customers place a high degree of value in Computrace
persistence technology. Computrace provides a comprehensive view of all
their mobile devices and allows them to take proactive and immediate
action on devices that are at risk, whether they are on or off the
To learn more about Absolute persistence technology for ultra-mobile
devices visit: http://www.absolute.com/products/endpoint-security/computrace-mobile
About Absolute Software
Absolute Software Corporation (TSX: ABT) is the world leader in
firmware-embedded endpoint security and management for computers and
ultra-portable devices. The Company, a leader in device security and
management tracking for more than 18 years, has over 30,000 customers
worldwide. Positioned as a Visionary vendor in Gartner, Inc.'s Magic
Quadrant for Client Management Tools, Absolute's solutions -
Computrace, Absolute Manage, 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,
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©2012 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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69512534. Australian patent No. 699045. Japanese patent No. JP4067035.
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