Absolute Software Expands Alliance with Panasonic to Latin America
Since 2006 Panasonic and Absolute Software Have Partnered to Keep the Panasonic Toughbook Secure
Vancouver, Canada: January 29, 2013 – Absolute® Software Corporation (“Absolute” or the “Company”) (TSX: ABT), the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and management solutions for computers, laptops and ultra-portable devices – and the data they contain, trusted Panasonic partner in North America since 2006, announced that their strategic alliance with Panasonic for their Toughbook® line, the world leader in rugged laptops, will be expanded throughout Latin American markets.
Now Absolute Software products are available through Panasonic’s Latin America sales channels including:
Absolute Computrace® allows organizations to centrally track and secure all of their endpoints within a single cloud-based console, enabling the Panasonic Toughbook to be remotely managed and secured
Absolute Manage provides IT with the ability to remotely manage and secure all of their endpoints from a single console, including PC, Mac, iOS, Android, and Windows Phone devices
Absolute Secure Drive allows IT administrators to easily configure and set up each SED. Using the Absolute Secure Drive console, they can administer users, authentication methods, policies, and system maintenance through to end-of life
“Since 2006 we have partnered with Panasonic to provide solutions to manage and secure the Panasonic Toughbook,” stated John Livingston, Chairman and CEO at Absolute Software. “We are pleased to expand this important alliance to include the Latin America market.”
“The expansion of Absolute Software technology in addition to Toughbook solutions, satisfies the needs of our markets in the Latin American region, so enterprises can count on a combined solution to protect corporate data and track devices, further protecting their investment in Toughbook technologies.” said Patricia Fernández, Toughbook Business Development Manager for Latin America, Panasonic.
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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