Absolute Embeds Persistence in Microsoft Surface 3 Devices
Vancouver, Canada: May 26, 2016–Absolute®(TSX: ABT) the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and data risk management solutions, today announced Microsoft® will enable Persistence technology in Microsoft Surface 3 devices through their April firmware update.
Under the terms of the agreement, Persistence by Absolute will be embedded in Surface 3 devices globally. Once activated, Microsoft customers around the world will receive unparalleled security and data risk management capabilities, allowing IT to maintain a reliable two-way connection with all devices, regardless of user or location.
“As a Gold Application Development and Gold Data Platform Microsoft partner, Absolute has worked closely with Microsoft over the course of our long-standing and strategic relationship,” said Geoff Haydon, Chief Executive Officer, Absolute. “We are thrilled to expand this partnership and introduce our technology to the Surface 3 market, supporting user productivity while securing each device and the data it contains.”
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.