Absolute Software Announces New Nominees to Board of Directors

VANCOUVER, Nov. 15, 2012 /CNW/ - Absolute® Software Corporation ("Absolute" 
or the "Company") (TSX: ABT), the leading provider of firmware-embedded, 
persistent endpoint security and management solutions, announced today the 
addition of Eric Rosenfeld and Gregory Monahan to the management proposed 
slate of nominee directors for the Company's forthcoming annual general 
meeting of shareholders to be held on December 13, 2012. 
"I am pleased to welcome both Eric and Gregory to the proposed slate of 
nominee directors," said John Livingston, Chairman and Chief Executive 
Officer. "They both bring proven financial expertise and business acumen, 
which will help enhance shareholder value." 
"We are enthusiastic about the opportunity with Absolute and the potential to 
work with both the Board and the management team," stated Eric Rosenfeld, 
President and CEO of Crescendo Partners. "We believe there is a strong market 
opportunity for the Company and we look forward to working with the team to 
develop and execute business strategies to capitalize on that opportunity to 
increase shareholder value." 
Mr. Rosenfeld has been the President and Chief Executive Officer of Crescendo 
Partners, a New York based investment firm, since its formation in November 
1998. Following discussions with Crescendo Partners, the Company reached an 
agreement whereby, among other things, the proposed slate of nominee directors 
for election at the upcoming annual meeting of shareholders will consist of 
John Livingston, J. Ian Giffen, Terry Libin, Ian Reid, Daniel P. Ryan, Eric 
Rosenfeld and Gregory Monahan. In addition, the newly constituted board and 
Crescendo will work together to identify an additional person with appropriate 
industry experience to join the Board of Directors as soon as practicable. 
Full information on the proposed nominees will be contained in the Company's 
management information circular that will be mailed to shareholders and 
available on www.sedar.com shortly. 
About Absolute Software 
Absolute Software Corporation (TSX: ABT) is the world leader in 
firmware-embedded endpoint security and management for computers and 
ultra-portable devices. The Company, a leader in device security and 
management tracking for more than 18 years, has over 30,000 commercial 
customers worldwide. Positioned as a Visionary vendor in Gartner, Inc.'s Magic 
Quadrant for Client Management Tools in 2012, Absolute's solutions - 
Computrace, Absolute Manage, Absolute Secure Drive, and Computrace LoJack® 
for Laptops - provide organizations with actionable intelligence to prove 
compliance, securely manage BYOD, and deliver comprehensive visibility and 
control over all of their devices and data. The Company's Computrace 
persistence technology is embedded in the firmware of computers, netbooks, and 
tablets by global leaders, including Acer, ASUS, Dell, Fujitsu, HP, Lenovo, 
Motion, Panasonic, Samsung, and Toshiba, and the Company has reselling 
partnerships with these OEMs and others, including Apple. For more information 
about Absolute Software, visit www.absolute.com. 
This press release contains forward-looking statements that involve risks and 
uncertainties. These forward-looking statements relate to, among other things, 
the expected performance, functionality and availability of our services and 
products, and other expectations, intentions and plans contained in this press 
release that are not historical fact. When used in this press release, the 
words "plan," "expect," "believe," and similar expressions generally identify 
forward-looking statements. These statements reflect our current expectations. 
They are subject to a number of risks and uncertainties, including, but not 
limited to, changes in technology and general market conditions. In light of 
the many risks and uncertainties you should understand that we cannot assure 
you that the forward-looking statements contained in this press release will 
be realized. 
©2012 Absolute Software Corporation. All rights reserved. Computrace and 
Absolute are registered trademarks of Absolute Software Corporation. LoJack is 
a registered trademark of LoJack Corporation, used under license by Absolute 
Software Corporation. LoJack Corporation is not responsible for any content 
herein. U.S. patents No. 5,715,174, No. 5,764,892, No. 5,802,280, No. 
5,896,497, No. 6,087,937, No. 6,244,758, No. 6,269,392, No. 6,300,863, No. 
6,507,914, No. 7,818,557, No. 7,818,803, No. 7,945,709 and No. 8,062,380. 
Canadian patents No. 2,211,735, No. 2,284,806, and No. 2,205,370. U.K. patents 
No. EP0793823, No. GB2298302, and No. GB2338101. German patent No. 69512534. 
Australian patent No. 699045. Japanese patent No. JP4067035. The Toronto Stock 
Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved of the information contained in 
this news release. 
Public Relations: Andrea Holland, HORN Group andrea.holland@horngroup.com or 
415.905.4030/805.390.0819 
Marina Guy, Absolute Software mguy@absolute.com or 604.730.9851 x107 
Investor Relations: Dave Mason, CFA, TMX|Equicom dmason@equicomgroup.com or 
416.815.0700 x237 
Kristen Dickson, MSc, TMX|Equicom kdickson@equicomgroup.com or 416.815.0700 
x273 
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