With in-region partner inTechnology Distribution, Absolute Software continues expansion within
VANCOUVER, Sept. 18, 2012 /CNW/ - Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX:
ABT), the leading provider of firmware-embedded endpoint security and
management solutions, announced today the opening of a new corporate
office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
The new office will be the Asia Pacific Headquarters of Absolute
Software, providing sales support for both Consumer and Corporate
"The Absolute Software office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia allows us to
expand our global reach and better support our customers in the Asia
Pacific region," states Mark Grace, Vice President, Global Consumer,
Asia Pacific and Latin America of Absolute Software. "Two of our
largest customers are located in Australia, so we already have a strong
base of existing business within the region. Our new presence in Kuala
Lumpur solidifies our strategy to create more partnerships and grow our
business in this part of the world. "
"We are excited to partner with Absolute Software as we expand our
operations in Asia Pacific," states Mark Winter, Managing Director,
inTechnology. "There are great growth opportunities in Malaysia and
Asia Pacific as more and more organizations are facing the challenges
presented by the increasingly mobile nature of devices and data.
Absolute Software delivers relevant technology to organizations looking
to securely manage mobility."
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,
About inTechnology Distribution
inTechnology Distribution is a specialist value-add distributor bringing
"best of breed' hardware and software to the Asia Pacific market
through its extensive reseller channel program. inTechnology's
competencies can be separated into three primary areas: Security,
Management and Control with a strong focus on BYOD (Bring Your Own
Device) technologies. For more information about inTechnology
Distribution, visit www.intechnology.asia.
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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
responsible for any content herein. U.S. patents No. 5,715,174, No.
5,764,892, No. 5,802,280, No. 5,896,497, No. 6,087,937, No. 6,244,758,
No. 6,269,392, No. 6,300,863, No. 6,507,914, No. 7,818,557, No.
7,818,803, No. 7,945,709 and No. 8,062,380. 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. JP4067035.
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SOURCE: Absolute Software Corporation
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