Absolute Software Increases Global Reach with Office Opening in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
With In-region Partner inTechnology Distribution, Absolute Software Continues Expansion within Asia Pacific
Vancouver, Canada: September 18, 2012– 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 solutions.
“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 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.com.au/se-asia/.
Absolute empowers more than 12,000 customers worldwide to protect devices, data, applications, and users against theft or attack — both on and off the corporate network. With the industry’s only tamper-proof endpoint visibility and control solution, Absolute allows IT organizations to enforce asset management, security hygiene, and data compliance for today’s remote digital workforces. Absolute’s patented Persistence®technology is embedded in the firmware of Dell, HP, Lenovo, and 22 other leading manufacturers’ devices for vendor-agnostic coverage, tamper-proof resilience, and ease of deployment. See how it works atwww.absolute.comand follow us at@absolutecorp.
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