Absolute Software IT Security and Management Expert featured in Tuesday
VANCOUVER and ORLANDO, Oct. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - (Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2013 - Booth #730) October 7th, 2013 - Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX: ABT), the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and
management solutions for computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones,
will be at the Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2013.
Tim Williams, Director of Product Management at Absolute Software, will
be speaking at the Gartner Symposium ITxpo 2013 about the marriage of
IT security and management. The session will be on Tuesday, October 8th
at 1:30 pm until 2:00 pm at Dolphin Hotel, "Oceanic 1". The
presentation will focus on the merging of IT management and security
requirements including the cost and resource efficiencies that can be
realized by consolidating technologies and consoles.
Absolute Software solutions - Absolute Computrace®, Absolute Manage®, Absolute Service and Absolute Secure Drive - provide organizations with the ability to remotely manage and secure
computers, tablets, and smartphones, allowing them to anticipate
scenarios and take proactive or reactive measures to safeguard each
device and the corporate data it contains. Organizations base their
responses on the accurate data collected from each device, allowing
them to pinpoint and improve areas of risk or inefficiency. Actionable
data is key when managing corporate devices. IT organizations rely on
this data to effectively safeguard their assets and respond to security
and service incidents.
Absolute Software Customer Highlights:
United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) - As a government agency, it is essential for the EPA to track, manage,
and secure the devices in their deployment and satisfy compliance
requirements - something they do easily and cost effectively with
Computrace and Absolute Manage.
Intelligrated, a leading North American-based single-point provider of automated
material handling solutions, can rest assured that the corporate data
on their 1300 laptops is secure with Computrace. If a laptop goes
missing, IT can freeze the device or delete the data on it before it
can be accessed by an unauthorized user.
After an extremely short implementation period, PwC launched their new service desk with Absolute Service. Since rollout,
the IT department has been able to achieve high levels of resource
control with better and faster service to users. Absolute Service also
allows PwC to document total control of these processes within their
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About Absolute Software
Absolute Software Corporation (TSX: ABT) is the industry standard in
persistent endpoint security and management for computers, laptops,
tablets and smartphones. The Company, a leader in device security and
management tracking for 20 years, has over 30,000 commercial customers
worldwide. 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. Absolute is positioned on two
Gartner, Inc. Magic Quadrants - the Magic Quadrant for Client
Management Tools and the Magic Quadrant for Mobile Device Management
Software. Absolute is one of only four vendors to be recognized on both
Magic Quadrants based on providing customers with the ability to secure
and manage many different types of devices using a single solution.
Absolute persistence technology is embedded in the firmware of
computers, netbooks, tablets and smartphones 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.
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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
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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.
Furthermore, the forward-looking statements contained in this press
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information, future events or otherwise, except as may be required by
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©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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SOURCE: Absolute Software Corporation
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