The most widely-recognized quality management certification has been awarded
to Absolute Software
VANCOUVER, March 28, 2013 /CNW/ - Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX: ABT),
the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and management
solutions for computers, laptops and ultra-portable devices, today announced
it has achieved the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) 9001
certification for its management of recovery services related to security
software installed on mobile electronic devices and computers. Absolute
Software is the only company offering security software and a dedicated
Investigations and Recovery team to receive ISO 9001 Security Certification.
ISO 9001 Quality Management System Certification allows Absolute Software to
demonstrate its ability to consistently meet customer and applicable statutory
and regulatory requirements. To qualify for ISO 9001 certification, eight
quality management principles were met: customer focus, leadership,
involvement of people at all levels, process approach, system approach to
management, continual improvement, factual approach to decision making, and
mutual beneficial partner relationships.
"ISO 9001 certification proves that the Absolute Investigations and Recovery
Services team follows the highest standards when it comes to the support of
our customers," stated John Livingston, Chairman and CEO at Absolute Software.
"The expertise and support of the Investigations and Recovery Services team is
unique and invaluable. To date we have helped law enforcement around the world
recover more than 28,000 computers in 96 countries."
ISO is the world's largest developer of voluntary International Standards.
International Standards give state of the art specifications for products,
services and good practice, helping to make industry more efficient and
effective. Developed through global consensus, they help to break down
barriers to international trade. For further information on ISO 9001 visit:
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.
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you that the forward-looking statements contained in this press release will
©2013 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
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