Absolute Software Featuring Product Portfolio at HIMSS13, Healthcare
Information and Management Systems Society Conference and Exhibition
Onsite at HIMSS13 showcasing persistent endpoint security and management
VANCOUVER and NEW ORLEANS, March 4, 2013 /CNW/ - (HIMSS13 - Booth # 3369) -
Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX: ABT), the industry standard for
persistent endpoint security and management solutions for computers, laptops
and ultra-portable devices, will be at Healthcare Information and Management
Systems Society Conference and Exhibition (HIMSS13) showcasing the Absolute
Software product portfolio.
Absolute Software solutions - Absolute Computrace, Absolute Manage, Absolute
Service and Absolute Secure Drive - provide healthcare organizations with the
ability to manage and secure their IT endpoints and the data they contain.
Absolute Software allows Healthcare organizations to respond if a device is
missing or stolen, if data is breached or compromised, or if the status of a
device is unknown - safeguarding patient information and allowing
organizations to prove data security in support of compliance with regulations
such as HITECH/HIPAA.
In early 2013, Absolute Software announced a multi-million dollar deal with a
Fortune 100 Healthcare organization. The Healthcare organization selected
Computrace as an essential component of its governance, risk management, and
compliance (GRC) infrastructure for its entire population of desktops and
Absolute Software Customer Highlights:
is one of the largest U.S. coordinated care plans with a
growing mobile workforce. With Absolute, HealthSpring is able
to remotely delete selected files from devices that are at
risk, keeping them out of the hands of unauthorized users. They
are also able to produce an audit log of the deleted files to
prove compliance with corporate and healthcare-specific privacy
-- Allina Hospitals & Clinics
is an 11-hospital, 23,000-employee provider of healthcare
services. Having experienced a sharp increase in laptop theft
including one incident requiring public disclosure of breached
health information, Allina sought a high-tech solution for
laptop management and data breach protection. With Absolute,
they can see where every laptop is, who is logging in, and what
software is installed, plus IT can verify that their endpoint
encryption is properly installed and working. Overall, IT asset
auditing has improved from 30% to 95% on computers.
La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology
(LIAI) is a non-profit research institution. The LIAI IT
department needed a comprehensive, cross-platform,
cost-effective asset management solution to manage their
diverse and ever-growing computer population of Macs and PCs.
They chose Absolute to provide all of the tools needed to
manage their diverse deployment, freeing up IT time and
increasing the efficiency of their current IT resources.
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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, 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.
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