Absolute Software to Showcase Laptop “Lo-Jack” Anti-Theft Solution at 2011 Consumer Electronics Show

Absolute Software Corporation (TSX: ABT), the leading provider of firmware-based, patented, computer theft recovery, data protection and secure computer lifecycle management solutions will showcase its enterprise and consumer solutions during the 2011 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Absolute will be available at the show’s premier press events, ShowStoppers and Lunch@Pieros.

WHAT:  During both ShowStoppers and Lunch@Pieros, Absolute will offer:

  • Live demonstrations of LoJack® for Laptops, the software-based theft recovery and data protection solution that uses key features like managed theft recovery, data delete, device freeze and geolocation to help consumers protect themselves from computer theft.
  • Live demonstrations of the company’s enterprise-caliber Absolute Manage Mobile Device Management solution for iOS 4 devices (including the iPhone® and iPad®). With this revolutionary solution, IT departments can effectively manage and secure popular Apple® devices much as they do traditional laptop computers. 
  • Brand new results of a major consumer computer purchasing decision research study.

ShowStoppers – January 6, 2011
6 – 10 pm
The Wynn Hotel

Lunch@Pieros – January 6 and 7, 2011
11:30 – 2 pm
Pieros Restaurant (Across from the Las Vegas Convention Center)

WHEN: Absolute will be available at CES Thursday, January 6 through 9, 2011.
WHY :   Attendees will be the first to view live-demos of Absolute Manage Mobile Device Management since its launch. In addition, attendees will have the opportunity to demo LoJack for Laptops’ new features, including geolocation, device freeze and remote data delete – all designed to help consumers track, manage and protect their valuable computers.


About Absolute Software
Absolute Software Corporation (TSX: ABT) is the leader in tracking, managing and protecting computers and mobile devices. The Company’s Computrace, Absolute Manage and LoJack® for Laptops solutions provide theft recovery, data protection and computer lifecycle management capabilities to organizations and consumers. The Company’s software agent is embedded in the firmware of computers by global leaders, including Acer, ASUS, Dell, Fujitsu, General Dynamics Itronix, HP, Lenovo, Motion, Panasonic 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 and http://blog.absolute.com.

Forward-Looking Statements
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.

©2011 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 # 5,715,174, # 5,764,892, # 5,802,280, # 5,896,497, # 6,087,937, # 6,244,758, # 6,269,392, # 6,300,863, # 6,507,914, # 7818557, # 7818803. Canadian patents # 2.211.735, # 2,284,806 and # 2,205,370. U.K. patents # EP793823, # GB2298302 and # GB2338101. German patent # 695 125 34.6-08. Australian patent # 699045. Japanese patent # JP4067035. The Toronto Stock Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved of the information contained in this news release.

SOURCE Absolute Software Corporation