Leads Breakfast Session on the Move to Mobility
VANCOUVER, Feb. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - Absolute® Software Corporation (TSX: ABT), the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and
management solutions for computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones,
today announced its participation at the 18th Annual International IT Service Management Conference & Exhibition
- PINK14 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
PINK14 is widely recognized as one of the worlds's leading IT Service
Management (ITSM) conferences and is the perfect forum for Dr. Darren Williams, Vice President and General Manager, Service Management at Absolute
Software, to speak about the impact of mobility to ITSM. This Breakfast
Session will take place on Tuesday, February 18th at 7:15 am. Dr
Williams will introduce Absolute Service and share how ITSM can support
the move to mobile and empower the business, IT, and employees.
Absolute Service combines people, process, and information technology so that IT
services can align with the needs of the business. With a data-driven
view of the overall business, IT can assess the potential business
impact of each service request. This is important since a simple
hardware failure can have serious productivity and profitability
implications to other parts of the business. With Absolute Service, IT
has the necessary insight to respond appropriately.
Absolute Service Customer Highlights:
For years teachers at Charlotte County Public Schools had to email help desk requests to IT. Charlotte County needed a
solution that could integrate with their existing eDirectory, provide a
better level of service, and track knowledge. They implemented Absolute
Service and have achieved many benefits including an improvement in
resource efficiencies and proactive support.
After an extremely short implementation period, PwC launched their new Service Desk with Absolute Service. Since rollout,
the IT department has been able to achieve high levels of resource
control with better and faster service to users. Absolute Service also
allows PwC to document total control of these processes within their
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About Absolute Software
Absolute Software Corporation (TSX: ABT) is the industry standard in
persistent endpoint security and management for computers, laptops,
tablets and smartphones. The Company, a leader in device security and
management tracking for 20 years, has over 30,000 commercial customers
worldwide. Absolute's solutions - Computrace®, Absolute Manage®,
Absolute Service, Absolute Secure Drive, and Absolute LoJack® - provide
organizations with actionable intelligence to prove compliance,
securely manage BYOD, and deliver comprehensive visibility and control
over all of their devices and data. Absolute is positioned on two
Gartner, Inc. Magic Quadrants - the Magic Quadrant for Client
Management Tools and the Magic Quadrant for Mobile Device Management
Software. Absolute is one of only four vendors to be recognized on both
Magic Quadrants based on providing customers with the ability to secure
and manage many different types of devices using a single solution.
Absolute persistence technology is embedded in the firmware of
computers, netbooks, tablets and smartphones 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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among other things, the expected performance, functionality and
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LoJack is a registered trademark of LoJack Corporation, used under
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