The most widely-recognized quality management certification has been awarded to Absolute Software
Vancouver, Canada: March 28, 2013 – 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 relationships.
“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
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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