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Absolute Software Onsite at Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit Showcasing Product Portfolio

Monday, June 10, 2013

Absolute Software Onsite at Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit Showcasing Product Portfolio

08:30 EDT Monday, June 10, 2013

Featuring Persistent Endpoint Security and Management Solutions

VANCOUVER and WASHINGTON, DC, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - (Gartner Security Summit 2013 - Booth # 90) - 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 Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit in Washington, DC.

Tim Williams, Director of Product Management at Absolute Software, will be speaking at the Summit about how IT and business can avoid failing each other. The session will be on Monday, June 10th at 7:05 pm until 7:30 pm in Theater A. This session will share real-world examples of how business stakeholders can work together to ensure IT investments are appropriate and potential service failures are handled in a way that will not impact productivity and profitability.

Absolute Software will be onsite showcasing its product portfolio - Absolute Computrace®, Absolute Manage®, Absolute Service and Absolute Secure Drive. A highlight is the patented Absolute persistence technology that is built into tens of millions of devices around the world and provides customers with a trusted lifeline to each device in their deployment, regardless of user or location. The ability to maintain a persistent connection with each endpoint allows customers to remotely manage and secure each device and the data it contains, supporting governance, risk management, and compliance initiatives relative to the endpoint.

Absolute Software Customer Highlights:

  • United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) -  As a government agency, it is essential for the EPA to track, manage, and secure the devices in their deployment and satisfy compliance requirements ? something they do easily and cost effectively with Computrace and Absolute Manage.
  • General Services Administration (GSA) - protects all the laptops in their Atlanta office with Computrace. In the event a laptop is lost or stolen, the GSA can rest assured that the data on these devices is secure.
  • Yodlee, Inc. - the world leader in personal finance management solutions installed Absolute Service in the US, and use it to service Yodlee employees across the US and India. It supports external customer change management through the lifecycle of their SaaS environment, and manages a growing number of change requests logged with the 24×7 command center. Benefits include enhanced efficiency and effectiveness of Yodlee's support organization, and improved communication with customers.

Join the discussion at our Gartner Security & Risk Management Summit Booth #90 or online:

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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, ultra-portable devices and smartphones. The Company, a leader in device security and management tracking for more than 20 years, has over 30,000 commercial customers worldwide. 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. 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.

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.

©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 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, No. 8,062,380, No. 8,234,359, No. 8,241,369, No. 8,307,055, No. 8,332,953 and No. 8,418,226. Canadian patents No. 2,211,735, No. 2,284,806, No. 2,205,370 and No. 2,771,208. 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.

SOURCE Absolute Software Corporation

For further information: <p> <b>Public Relations:</b><br/> Andrea Holland, HORN Group<br/> <a href="mailto:andrea.holland@horngroup.com">andrea.holland@horngroup.com</a> or 415-905-4009<br/> or<br/> Marina Guy, Absolute Software<br/> <a href="mailto:mguy@absolute.com">mguy@absolute.com</a> or 604.730.9851 x107 </p> <p> <b>Investor Relations:</b><br/> Kristen Dickson, MSc, TMX|Equicom<br/> <a href="mailto:kdickson@equicomgroup.com">kdickson@equicomgroup.com</a> or 416.815.0700 x273<br/> or<br/> Dave Mason, CFA, TMX|Equicom<br/> <a href="mailto:dmason@equicomgroup.com">dmason@equicomgroup.com</a> or 416.815.0700 x237 </p>

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