Prestigio and Absolute Software Bring Enhanced Security to the European Mobile Device Market

Absolute Software Corporation, the leading provider of solutions for compliance, mobile security, and control over corporate devices and data, today announced an exciting partnership with Prestigio, a global manufacturer of mobile devices.

As a result of this partnership, Persistence technology by Absolute Software will be embedded in the firmware of Prestigio devices at the factory, with the initial stages set to focus on the Prestigio MultiPad Windows 8 tablets. This will allow Prestigio customers to maintain a persistent connection with all of their end-points for highly advanced mobile device security, regardless of user or location.

"Persistence technology brings significant security capabilities to our platform and customers, as we expand our brand across emerging markets in Europe," said Marek Horyl, General Manager and COO at Prestigio EMEA. "It is important that we provide our customers with devices that are secured using Absolute's innovative technology, so they can confidently protect their mobile devices and the sensitive data they contain."

"Prestigio has made a name for itself by delivering high-quality Windows tablet solutions into new markets," added Mark Grace, Vice President, Worldwide OEM and Business Development, Channel, at Absolute. "We look forward to helping Prestigio further expand across key markets in Europe, and are excited about the shared growth opportunities their global customer base represents."

Since 2011, Prestigio has been a leading brand across Central and Eastern Europe, Russia and CIS by crafting innovative IT and consumer electronic products of superior quality and affordability. Partnered with Absolute, enterprise customers will be able to take advantage of unprecedented security and management for computers, laptops, tablets and smartphones.