Absolute Software Expands LoJack for Mobile Devices Theft Recovery Solution to the Samsung GALAXY Note 3 and Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (2014 Edition)
LoJack for Mobile Devices Now Available on the Latest Samsung GALAXY Devices
Vancouver, Canada: October 23, 2013 – Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX: ABT), the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and management solutions for computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones, today announced Absolute LoJack™ for Mobile Devices is now available for purchase on the Samsung GALAXY Note 3 and Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (2014 Edition).
The Samsung GALAXY Note 3 and Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) has embedded Absolute persistence technology into the firmware. With the Absolute persistence technology, LoJack for Mobile Devices cannot be removed by a factory reset once the app is installed by the user and activated. When a protected Samsung GALAXY Note 3 or Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (2014 Edition) is stolen, the Absolute Investigations and Recovery Services team will work with law enforcement globally to get the device back. Users can also remotely lock, locate their device or delete sensitive files to prevent identity theft.
“We continue to expand LoJack for Mobile Devices to more flagship Samsung GALAXY devices, now including the Samsung GALAXY Note 3 and Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (2014 Edition),” said Mark Grace, Vice President, Consumer at Absolute Software. “We offer the only theft-recovery solution backed by an investigations and recovery team. The Absolute Investigations and Recovery Services team has recovered more than 30,000 mobile devices in over 100 countries.”
"Samsung is committed to protecting Samsung devices by enabling industry-leading solutions that protect Samsung devices,” said Injong Rhee, Senior Vice President of B2B R&D Group, IT & Mobile Communications Division at Samsung Electronics. “With Absolute persistence embedded in the Samsung GALAXY Note 3 and Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (2014 Edition), and protected with LoJack for Mobile Devices, our customers can rest assured their device will be recovered if it is stolen."
LoJack for Mobile Devices is available for purchase on the Samsung GALAXY Note 3, and Samsung GALAXY Note 10.1 (2014 edition), Samsung GALAXY Tab 3 10.1-inch and Samsung GALAXY S4 in North America starting at $29.99 for a one-year subscription. For more information: Absolute Home Office
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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