Apr 13, 2015 - Absolute Software Corporation today announces the addition of third-party patching capabilities for software applications with the release of Absolute Manage 6.8. IT administrators can manage operating system patches for Mac and Windows devices, along with a wide range of third-party applications in a fully automated system that detects and downloads missing patches. Once each update receives administrator approval, Absolute Manage deploys and reports on the status of each patch.
Feb 05, 2015 - Absolute Software Corporation announced the launch of a new employee self-service portal with the release of Absolute Manage 6.7.1. The new portal provides employees with a level of control over the devices they use at work. It features functionality such as resetting a device passcode, displaying a message on a missing device, and more. Absolute Manage 6.7.1 also includes a new 'Attention Mode' feature.
Dec 05, 2014 - Today, Absolute Software Corporation announced full support for Mac OS X Yosemite, with the release of Absolute Manage 6.7. This release of Absolute Manage includes full support for Mac computers within the Apple Device Enrollment Program. This seamless experience enables Absolute customers to remotely provision employer, and employee-owned Macs as part of the standard device setup process, ensuring all new Macs are registered and compliant from the very first moment they are put into use.
Jun 14, 2013 - Absolute Software Corporation, the industry standard for persistent endpoint security and management solutions for computers, laptops and ultra-portable devices today announces the release of Absolute Manage 6.3 with a variety of Mac enhancements. With this release, customers will be able to manage both OS X Profiles as well as MCX settings on older Mac OS X computers. This will expand the profile-based management and configuration within Absolute Manage from mobile devices to Mac computers.
May 11, 2013 - Mobile Theft Management is Now Available through all Apple Channels and Distribution. Computrace MTM allows organizations to safeguard the iPad and iPad mini devices in their deployment. Based upon the same investigative techniques used by the Absolute Investigations and Recovery Services team for Absolute Computrace theft recoveries, customers now have the infrastructure and support to prevent and respond to iOS loss and theft.
May 18, 2012 - Vancouver, Canada - Absolute(R) Software Corporation, the leading provider of firmware-embedded, persistent endpoint security and management solutions, announced the release of Absolute Manage 6.1 which includes expanded "Bring Your Own Device" (BYOD) support for ultra-portable devices, including laptops. Absolute Manage automatically provides seamless enrollment, management and security for both corporate and individually owned smartphones, tablets and laptop devices.
Mar 23, 2012 - Absolute Software, the leading provider of firmware-embedded endpoint security and management solutions, announced that Absolute Manage 6.0.3 now supports Microsoft Windows Phone 7. Absolute Manage 6.0.3 Now Allows Customers to Securely Manage PCs, Macs, iOS, Android and Windows Phone Devices from a Single Console. Wirelessly configure devices, provision apps, query policies, track and reduce roaming charges, wipe data or lock the device, and securely distribute documents to mobile devices.
Feb 06, 2012 - Absolute Software Corp, the leading provider of firmware-embedded endpoint security and management solutions, announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the Visionaries Quadrant of the Client Management Tools Magic Quadrant. According to the report, "Visionaries have vision scores that reflect feature-complete products, and they show technology leadership in providing some life cycle management functions users have begun requesting, or will have an impact during the next year or two.
Jan 14, 2012 - Absolute Software announces AbsoluteSafe manages the security risk of the new bring your own device reality for organizations. Absolute will be showcasing new functionality in Absolute Manage 6.0.1 at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada, including AbsoluteSafe, an app that provides organizations with granular control over corporate data stored on an iOS device. AbsoluteSafe enables IT administrators to securely distribute sensitive or confidential files to iOS devices.