Absolute Software Expands Alliance with Panasonic to Latin America

      Absolute Software Expands Alliance with Panasonic to Latin America

PR Newswire

VANCOUVER, Jan. 29, 2013

Since 2006 Panasonic and Absolute Software Have Partnered to Keep the
Panasonic Toughbook Secure

VANCOUVER, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Absolute® Software Corporation
("Absolute" or the "Company") (TSX: ABT), the industry standard for persistent
endpoint security and management solutions for computers, laptops and
ultra-portable devices - and the data they contain, trusted Panasonic partner
in North America since 2006, announced that their strategic alliance with 
Panasonic  for their Toughbook® line, the world leader in rugged laptops, will
be expanded throughout Latin American markets.

Now Absolute Software products are available through Panasonic's Latin America
sales channels including:

  *Absolute Computrace®  allows organizations to centrally track and secure
    all of their endpoints within a single cloud-based console, enabling the
    Panasonic Toughbook to be remotely managed and secured
  *Absolute Manage provides IT with the ability to remotely manage and secure
    all of their endpoints from a single console, including PC, Mac, iOS,
    Android, and Windows Phone devices
  *Absolute Secure Drive allows IT administrators to easily configure and
    set up each SED. Using the Absolute Secure Drive console, they can
    administer users, authentication methods, policies, and system maintenance
    through to end-of life

"Since 2006 we have  partnered with Panasonic to  provide solutions to  manage 
and secure the Panasonic Toughbook," stated John Livingston, Chairman and  CEO 
at Absolute Software.  "We are pleased  to expand this  important alliance  to 
include the Latin America market."

"The expansion  of  Absolute  Software technology  in  addition  to  Toughbook 
solutions, satisfies the needs of our markets in the Latin American region, so
enterprises can count  on a combined  solution to protect  corporate data  and 
track devices, further protecting their investment in Toughbook technologies."
said Patricia  Fernández, Toughbook  Business  Development Manager  for  Latin 
America, Panasonic.

About Absolute Software
Absolute Software Corporation (TSX: ABT) is the industry standard in
persistent endpoint security and management for computers, laptops 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, Absolute's solutions - Computrace,
Absolute Manage, Absolute Service, 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.

SOURCE Absolute Software Corporation

Contact:

Absolute Software:

Public Relations:

Andrea Holland, HORN Group
andrea.holland@horngroup.com or 415.905.4009

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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