Absolute Expands Lenovo Factory Activation to Asia Pacific
Vancouver, Canada: February 10, 2016–Absolute® Software Corporation(TSX: ABT) the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and data risk management solutions, today announced the Company has entered into an agreement with Lenovo Asia Pacific to include Absolute Data & Device Security (DDS) in the image of Lenovo devices.
Under this agreement, Lenovo will incorporate the automated installation of Absolute DDS through the Lenovo Imaging Technology Center for its Asia Pacific customers. As part of this factory image, customers can opt to load and activate Absolute DDS onto all of their Lenovo devices before shipment. This will trigger the activation of Persistence® technology by Absolute, allowing customers to secure their Lenovo devices before shipment, protecting them in transit and throughout the lifecycle of each device.
“Lenovo’s Imaging Technology Center delivers a truly tailored, out-of-the-box experience for our mutual enterprise customers,” said Mark Grace, Vice President, Channel and Business Development, Absolute. “We are excited to expand our relationship with Lenovo and establish this unique position within the Asia Pacific market. This is a model of success we’ve leveraged in other regions and we look forward to expanding our presence within this strategic market.”
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.