Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust Improves Device Security with Absolute Software
Trust partnered with Absolute to launch initiative to improve visibility across its estate of approx. 6,000 laptops, to identify unused and unprotected devices.
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust is an integrated organisation providing acute health care services from Torbay Hospital, as well as community health services and adult social care. The Health Informatic Service provides support to the Trust, which includes Torbay Hospital as well as five community hospitals.
The Trust collectively employs approximately 6,500 staff, and, in a typical year, oversees 500,000 face-to-face contacts with patients in their homes and communities and sees over 78,000 people in its Emergency Department (A&E).
Full Device Visibility
"Managing a large fleet of laptop devices - each containing critical confidential data - is an incredibly challenging task and we take information security extremely seriously."
Darren Thomas, Desktop Operation Specialist
Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust
How they did it
"We’re delighted to be working with a leading healthcare organisation like Torbay and South Devon NHS Foundation Trust, improving security across all endpoints - so that confidential data remains protected from outsider threats."
Edward Blake, Area Vice President
Absolute Software UK and Ireland