Absolute MTM for Chromebooks and iPads

Keep Your Students and Devices Safe and Sound

You’ve made a significant investment in technology for your learning programs. But have you considered how to address the risks you will encounter when you place laptops and tablets in the hands of students?

Loss and theft is inevitable. Often, these devices are specifically targeted by criminals, putting students at risk. Damage can also occur when students mishandle or abuse their devices.

So how can you protect your technology investment when it’s spread across multiple school districts and in the hands of students who are constantly on the move? Most importantly, how can you keep your students safe?

Absolute Mobile Theft Management (MTM) combines effective security technology and on-site student safety programs so you can track, locate, and recover your endpoints while ensuring the safety of your students. Absolute MTM supports Chromebooks and iPads. Combine this with Absolute DDS for Windows, Apple and Android, to protect all of your devices in a single cloud-based console.

New Feature

Chromebook Web Filtering

Absolute MTM for Chromebooks provides tools to manage access to web content and report on detailed web usage activity across your deployment. Read Infosheet

Chromebook Web Filtering*

Absolute MTM for Chromebooks helps schools easily manage user access to the web and report on detailed web usage activity.

Web Filtering

Web Usage Reporting

Leverage pre-built web categorization of sites and content to manage access privileges for different user groups

Web Usage Reporting

Web Usage Reporting

Flexible querying tool to target data attributes and drill down to see a specific end-user’s activity. Confidently manage access to the web with greater visibility into the attempted access metrics for approved and unapproved sites to adhere to CIPA regulations.

*Available as an Open Beta

Chromebook Reporting and Alerts

Absolute MTM for Chromebooks provides detailed reporting on each Chromebook in your deployment.

Software Reporting

SCCM Status Report

Monitor and report on software information. Determine installed software and versions by device.

Hardware Reporting

SCCM Status History Report

Identify hardware attributes for each device.

Remote Device Freeze

SCCM Status Report

Remotely freeze devices with a message to the user for status verification.

Create and Edit Alerts

Create and Edit Alerts

Identify risk conditions and set alerts and notifications when suspicious events occur.



Create geofences based on school policies that alert you when devices are out of bounds.


SCCM Status History Report

Track device locations with Google Maps, including recent and historical locations.

Safe Schools Program for Students

Our Absolute Safe Schools program is designed and delivered by the Absolute Investigations team. Students learn about best practices so they can be responsible users with an emphasis on safety. Learn more

The program includes:

  • A planning meeting with school personnel and IT
  • Analysis of device storage and security protocols
  • Comprehensive safety training for students and staff
  • On-site awareness campaign including signage, safety tip reminders, and device stickers
  • On-going interaction with school police and crime prevention officers
  • Device tagging and database for recovery services
  • A lost and found return program

Track, Locate and Recover Devices

If a device is stolen, the Absolute Investigations team will work closely with local law enforcement to aid in the recovery of the device. Absolute has successfully recovered over 35,000 devices from over 100 countries. If a recovery is not possible, a Service Guarantee is available so you can replace the stolen device (some conditions apply).

The investigation will include:

  • Rapid Response Service once a theft is reported
  • Investigative services
  • Court-ready investigative reports
  • Service Guarantee


Protect your students

Help them understand how to use devices safely and how to avoid scenarios that may put them at risk

Secure your devices

Apply remote security measures to monitor and protect each endpoint

Minimize learning disruptions

Keep devices in the hands of your students so they can continue to learn

Manage access to web content

Protect students from inappropriate content, both on and off the school network

Provide efficient IT infrastructure

Automate manual inventory and management processes and remotely secure your entire deployment from a cloud-based console

Analyze device and user behaviorial  data

Report on detailed web usage and attempted access metrics for approved and unapproved sites